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Library names Super Readers Video Scholarship winners

3 days ago

The first Super Readers Video Scholarship Competition, sponsored by the Lillie Russell Memorial Library, was a rousing success with 11 winners receiving prizes for their efforts. There were four categories for entrants: Elementary, Intermediate, Junior High and High School. In the Elementary division, Elizabeth Morrell won first, Zion Park won second and Kolbie Cook won third. In the Intermediate division, Tor Park was first and Aidan Blanco was second. Janae Childs won first in the Junior High division with Jacqueline Rand winning second.

Fireworks legal for sale during upcoming holiday, county says

4 days ago

Smith County residents will be able to buy fireworks to celebrate Memorial Day again this year, said county Public Information Officer Casey Murphy. Earlier this month, Smith County Commissioners voted to approve an order authorizing fireworks sales from May 23-28.

Lindale graduates among 100 to receive TJC nursing degrees

3 days ago

Tyler Junior College has awarded associate degrees to 100 nursing program graduates in its May 2018 class, including seven from Lindale and one from Hideaway, school officials announced. Lindale traditional RN program graduates are: Kinsey Arnold, Brittany Brinlee, Michael Davis and Nathan Gray. Shelley Martines of Hideaway is also a traditional RN program graduate.

Don’t be schooled by scholarship scams

3 days ago

In the constant battle for college students to avoid rising student loan debt, a sudden offer of a grant or scholarship can appear too good to be true. Not so fast. It could be bait for a scam, with promises of money, but after “fees” are paid up-front, the money often never materializes.

Lindale man wins Catfish Classic

Wednesday, May 9

A Lindale fisherman took top honors at the Yantis Catfish Classic. Johnny Brown reeled in a 13.20 big cat in the 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. hour on Saturday, the first day of the tournament. Brown won the top …
  • OBITUARIES

    • Jan Hubbard

      3 days ago

      Memorial Services for Jan Hubbard, age 72 of Hideaway were held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Hideaway Lake Community Church with Pastor Mark Richardson officiating under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale.

    • John C. Kilgo

      Wednesday, May 16

    • Shirley June Williams

      Wednesday, May 16

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