July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Eagles Arts Camp takes stage again July 21-25

When it comes to the youngsters in her camp, Lindale High School Theater Director Amanda Murray doesn’t mind if they act out because that’s what the Eagle Arts Camp, now its eighth year, is all about. More...

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Columns

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: I live in Garden Valley (Smith County, Precinct 5), midway between Van, Mineola, and Lindale. My primary physician, insurance agent, and most of my commerce is conducted in Lindale. More...

Life & Times

Those were the days: Bending over to take your medicine

I was talkin’ to a man the other day, and he told me that he could remember every whippin’ he ever got when he was a kid. More...

Perryman Report

Yet another frustrating mess in D.C.

Sometimes, the inability to get things done in Washington almost defies belief. In many instances, hard choices have to be made, with intense disagreement about how to allocate scarce resources. More...

Alcohol petitions submitted to Smith County Courthouse

The Committee for Economic Growth submitted signed petitions to the Smith County courthouse on Friday, July 11 calling for a local option election in November, 2014 to allow limited alcohol sales in Justice of the Peace Precinct 5, officials said. More...

Bush Institute names Lindale Junior High Showcase School for 2014 conference

The Middle School Matters Institute, an initiative of the George W. More...

LCT presents Tony-winning “The Drowsy Chaperone’’

Lindale Community Theater’s third outstanding production of the season premiered on Friday, July 11, with the dazzling Tony Award-winning musical comedy “The Drowsy Chaperone.” More...

News

Free three-week summer Bible study at Lindale library

A free, three-week summer Bible study is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Monday, July 21 at the Lindale Library, officials have announced. The Bible study is dedicated to Dr. More...

Smith S.O. investigates report of possible sexual assault

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a call Tuesday night (July 8) from the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office regarding a possible sexual assault of a teenage girl, Smith S.O. offi- cials said. More...

VFW hosts Karaoke night

The Lindale VFW Post 9828 has scheduled a free Karaoke night beginning at 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, post officials announced. There is no cover charge for the event and the music begins at 8 p.m. The post is located at 19375 Highway 69 North. More...

Obituaries

DANNY BRANDENBURG

Funeral services for Mr. Danny Brandenburg age 44 of Lindale are scheduled for 2:00 PM Sunday July 13, 2014 in the New Harmony Baptist Church with Bro. More...

DOUGLAS SCOTT BURLESON

Services for Mr. Douglas Scott Burleson, 69, of Hideaway, were held Monday, July 7, 2014 in the Lindale First United Methodist Church with Rev. Rick Ivey and Dr. Bryan Brown officiating. More...

JESSE ANTHONY CREWS

Funeral services for Mr. Jesse Anthony Crews, 71, of Lindale were held Sunday, July 6, 2014 in the Caudle Rutledge Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Collin Jones officiating. More...