July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Lindale Chamber ready for golf tourney, fall events

Summer has just a few weeks remaining, which means Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce officials are busy planning events for the fall, including its annual golf tournament, the Harvest Hustle 5K run and Countryfest. More...

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Columns

Beards, grills and gun T-shirts on this week’s Facebook musings

I walked into the kitchen after I had taken a ride on my motorcycle and my beard was all fluffed out. I started my Santa beard about a month ago, which is about two months earlier than I did last year. More...

Whither China?

Because of its sheer size, any substantial movement in the Chinese economy has far reaching implications for all of us. More...

Obituaries

JEFF R. “MUTT” CHAMBERLAIN

Memorial services for Jeff R. “Mutt” Chamberlain, 65, of the Lindale area, are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 1 at the Chamberlain residence in Tyler. Mr. Chamberlain was born Dec. More...

ERIC KEITH KINGSTON

Services for Mr. Eric Keith Kingston, 84 of Lindale, were held Monday, July 27, 2015 in the Caudle-Rutledge Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rick Ivey officiating. Interment was in the Damascus Cemetery. More...

MRS. FRANCES LOUISE REESE

Funeral services for Mrs. Frances Louise Kennedy Reese, 94 of the Red Springs Community, were held Monday, July 27, 2015 in the Chapel of Caudle- Rutledge Funeral Home in Lindale, with Chaplain Elwood Stetson and Rev. More...

Lindale man recalls grandfather’s World War II service

As the madness of the Normandy Invasion enveloped him on June 6, 1944, Charles Joyce Chibitty knew he had to focus on his essential task at hand – communicate messages from Utah Beach to the front lines to help make the Allied assault on Hitler’s For More...

Area Publisher’s Clearing House scams reported

Officials with the Better Business Bureau of Central East Texas say they have received an increase in calls concerning a scam involving the Publisher’s Clearing House sweepstakes and have issued warnings to area residents. More...

News

CHAMBER RIBBON CUTTING

Representatives from the Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce, Tyler Chamber of Commerce and Cole’s Backyard Grill gathered for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of the restaurant on Thursday, July 16. More...

SIZEABLE PATRIOTISM

Travelers heading north and south on Highway 69 have certainly noticed this large American flag hanging next to Eagle Pharmacy in Lindale. Eagle Pharmacy owner John Droblyn decided to display the flag prior to the July 4 holiday and thereafter. More...

Public hearing set concerning downtown development

City of Lindale offi- cials are seeking input concerning the planned downtown park area, with a public hearing set for 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30 in city hall, officials announced. City hall is located at 105 Ballard Drive. More...