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HOLLY BROOK BAPTIST CALLS JACOB CONNER AS PASTOR

New Pastor at Holly Brook Baptist Church -- Jacob Conner has accepted the pastorate of Holly Brook Baptist Church, Hawkins. He is shown here...

Reward Increased to $8,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

AUSTIN – The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to...

EPA works with Texas to protect water quality with $2.5 million grant

DALLAS (Sept. 30, 2014) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $2,543,528 to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to support...

SMITH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CONTINUES TO ARREST BURGLARS ON SITE

The first on site arrest of a burglar this week occurred Sunday evening in the northeastern part of Smith County. At approximately 8:40 p.m....

CHRISTOPHER LYNN BEASON

HAWKINS — Visitation for Christopher Lynn Beason, 48, of Hawkins will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 1, 2014, at Croley...

Gohmert addresses foreign issues at Upshur GOP meeting

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Tyler) told the quarterly and organizational meeting of the Upshur County Republican Executive Committee on Saturday he is...

Car and Child on bicycle collide in Big Sandy: Child flown to Children’s Medical...

On Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at approximately 6:25 pm, the Big Sandy Police Department and first responders were called to an accident involving a...

Mayor of Winona steps down

Newly elected Mayor Dee Dee Stroud presented a short letter of resignation and her keys to City Hall to the City Council Monday. No...

Hawkins Mayor, Will Rogers, turned himself in for a charge of oppression

Hawkins Mayor, Will Rogers turned himself in and booked on a charge on oppression. According to the arrest affidavit, Rogers committed official oppression when he...

It’s time to update the Holly Lake Directory

The Holly Lake Women's Service Guild is gathering information to print a new 2015-2016 Holly Lake Area Directory. This is the 'phone book' resource for...
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