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Smith County voters overwhelming back road bond

Wednesday, November 15

The $39.5 million Smith County Road Bond passed with 73 percent of the vote Tuesday, Nov. 7, according to complete but unofficial voting totals. Smith County ballots showed 4,411 people, or 73 percent voted for the bond, while 1,629, or 27 percent voted against the issuance of bonds for road and bridge construction and major improvements.

Ella the Chamber Elf comes to Lindale for Christmas season

Wednesday, November 15

Lindale shoppers and businesses will have a bit of extra spice this Christmas season thanks to a clever promotion from the Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce. Ella The Chamber Elf will be the focus of the “Lindale Business Scavenger Hunt,’’ designed to promote local businesses and bring more local shoppers into Lindale stores.

Clarification

Wednesday, November 15

A story in the Lindale News and Times on Nov. 2, which told of volunteers from Lindale traveling to the Texas Gulf Coast to help victims of Hurricane Harvey, contained some misleading information which was provided to the newspaper.

UT Tyler schedules “Preview Day’’ Nov. 18

Wednesday, November 15

The University of Texas at Tyler invites prospective students and their families to Fall 2017 Patriot Preview Day Saturday, Nov. 18, school officials announced. Check-in and on-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center. Activities throughout the day include campus tours, academic information sessions and a university showcase. Lunch is provided, and all prospective students will receive a Patriot Preview Day goodie bag.

UT Tyler schedules “Preview Day’’ Nov. 18

Wednesday, November 15

The University of Texas at Tyler invites prospective students and their families to Fall 2017 Patriot Preview Day Saturday, Nov. 18, school officials announced. Check-in and on-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center. Activities throughout the day include campus tours, academic information sessions and a university showcase. Lunch is provided, and all prospective students will receive a Patriot Preview Day goodie bag.
  • OBITUARIES

    • John Michael Simon

      Wednesday, November 8

      Memorial services for John Michael Simon, 55, relative of Lindale residents, were held Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 at the Community Christian Fellowship Church in Lindale. Mr. Simon passed away on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. He was born Dec. 3, 1961in Ashland, Ohio.

    • Antonio T. Munoz

      Wednesday, November 1

    • Buddy Newton

      Wednesday, October 25