In the sweaty, steamy days of summer, Lindale High School Head Football Coach Chris Cochran took a look at his team’s schedule and plotted a course which could lead his club back into the Class 5A playoffs. He was aware of the predictions of certain publications that had his team on the outside looking in when the District 17-5A campaign was finished.
There’s a scenic, two-acre corner of The Cannery District in downtown Lindale that is going to the dogs, and that’s a good thing. A new dog park and dog adoption center will be located in the northeast section of the retail and entertainment district, thanks to the efforts of Chad Franke, owner of The Cannery District, Greater Good.org’s Rescue Rebuild and Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation.
Seven Lindale High School students have been named to the 2017-18 University Interscholastic League All State Journalism staff, officials announced. Seniors Adrienne Parks and Tyra Rodden, juniors Bailey Spencer, Claudia Moore and Carter Colvin and sophomores Colleen Starkey and Emma Cox were all named as recipients from Lindale, along with select students from around the state.
Considering how much the Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce’s Countryfest celebration has grown in the past few years, it’s difficult to imagine that just a few years ago, it was bursting at the seams in the E.J. Moss Intermediate School parking lot.