January 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

City sales tax returns show positive trend

Sales tax figures for Lindale showed a continuation of a positive trend for local merchants with the release of December’s figures by Texas State Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s office this past week. More...

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Columns

Having twice the fun messing with phone creatures

It’s been a while since I’ve spoken to any phone creatures, and I was gettin’ a little bit worried that I was gonna lose my touch if I didn’t get a call pretty soon. More...

Obituaries

CHARLES ROBERT ALLEN

Memorial services for Charles Robert Allen, 81, of Hideaway, are pending for Lindale United Methodist Church. Mr. Allen died Dec. 26, 2014 at the South Wind Hospice facility in Pratt, Kan. He was born Jan. 13, 1933 in Ogden, Utah to Charles A. More...

JOHN HENRY HULSEY

Graveside services for John Henry Hulsey, 89 of the Lindale area, were held Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 in the Hopewell Cemetery under the direction of Caudle- Rutledge Funeral Home in Lindale. Mr. Hulsey died on Jan. 13, 2015, following a short illness. More...

CHARLIE CARTER LYLES

Memorial services for Charlie Carter Lyles, 87, of Carrollton and relative of Lindale residents were held Tuesday, Jan. 13 at Owens Funeral Home in Wolfe City with Dr. Ron Myles of South Main Baptist Church of Pasadena officiating. More...

Local businessman to fund Lindale Library

A local businessman has agreed to provide the needed monetary assistance to keep the Lindale Library open for the foreseeable future and will work with Library officials to provide a solution to the facility’s money woes. More...

Council votes to reject bids for city water well

After meeting in executive session during their regular meeting on Tuesday (Jan. 20), Lindale City Council members voted to reject all previous bids on the city’s water well No. 8 and call for new bids on the project. More...

News

East Texas Communities Foundation announces scholarships available for ET students

Officials with the East Texas Communities Foundation have announced applications are currently being accepted for more than three dozen scholarship funds from across the region. More...

LHS graduate earns honors at Centenary

Lindale High School graduate Shane Edmondson earned a place on the Dean’s List for the 2014 fall semester at Centenary College, school officials announced. More...

Trenton Sir Louis makes Dean’s List

Trenton Sir Louis, majoring in Biology Major (BS) has been named to the Fall 2014 Dean’s List at American International College. Dean’s List students are full-time students with a grade point average of 3.3 to 4.0. More...

Sports

Junior high girls down Lufkin

Lindale Junior School’s Lady Eagles basketball teams took on Lufkin this past week with both teams from the 7th grade and 8th grade recording wins. More...

Eagles dump JT; now 3-1 in district

Laettner Greenhill scored 23 points to help the Lindale High School boys basketball team knock off John Tyler, 62-53, in the LHS gym on Friday (Jan. 16) night. More...

John Tyler drops Lindale

A big first quarter propelled the No. 11-ranked John Tyler Lady Lions to a 65-34 District 16-5A win over the Lindale Lady Eagles Friday night (Jan. 16). More...