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Texas Comptroller Announces Creation of First-of-its-Kind Public School Construction Cost Website

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Susan Combs today announced the launch of a new online database that details public school construction costs since 2007, giving taxpayers more...

Air Force Airman Shelby L. Anderson of Big Sandy graduates

Air Force Airman Shelby L. Anderson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in...

DEMOCRAT CANDIDATE FOR AG VISITS GILMER

Sam Houston, the Democratic Party nominee for Texas Attorney General, said in Gilmer Thursday he believes the AG's office "has become too political" and that he wants to change its focus...

National Day of Prayer Celebrated

Citizens from five different denominations in Big Sandy gathered in the Big Sandy Court Room at noon on Thursday for the National Day of...

Jarvis Christian College hosts Big Sandy Elementary for Egg Hunt

On Wednesday April 16th,  Big Sandy Elementary’s PK, K and First grades attended Jarvis Christian College’s inaugural Easter egg hunt.  It was an incredibly...

2014 UIL Golf State Championship Results — 1A & 2A Round 2

1A Girls Course: Lions Municipal | Yardage 4,931 | Par 71 Girls 1A Team Results School Players Day 1 Score Day 2 Score Total Score Notes Weimar 363 369 732 1st Place Memphis 375 365 740 2nd Place Muenster 392 391 783 3rd Place Gruver 392 392 784 Paducah 394 391 785 Wellington 422 390 803 Hamlin 428 395 823 Leakey 422 412 834 Utopia 431 420 851 Martin’s Mill 447 424 871 Detroit 455 434 889 Merit Bland 460 466 926 Girls 1A...

Holly Brook Baptist Church News

AWANA TO END SEASON WITH AWARDS CEREMONY Awana, the children’s evangelism and discipleship program at Holly Brook Baptist Church, will hold its annual Awana Store...

Big Sandy ISD 5th Six Weeks Honor Rolls

Elementary A Honor Roll Logan Brown, Maddie Freeman, Demoundre Knox, Katreeya Long, Journie Plunkett, Koning Vicente, Mariah Ashberry, Joshua Craft, Sienna Hayes, Dillon Marsh, Haley...

EPA and North Texas Reduce Carbon Pollution by Reducing Food Waste

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the City of Dallas and AT&T Stadium, Rock and Wrap It Up! and Food Source DFW have joined together to cut the amount of food that goes to waste. During the recent NCAA Final Four activities in North Texas they diverted 2,800 pounds of leftover food from landfills by delivering food to local homeless shelters...

The Pulpwood Queen Book Review…

Who knew empty mansions were sitting in America maintained and ready to go for whenever the owner might arrive at a cost of $40,000 to $60,000 a month, some sitting empty for decades. Read one of the most fascinating and riveting historical stories of one of the wealthiest family in the United States...
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