August 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

TEA names LJHS as top performer for 2013-14

Lindale Eagle pride is soaring after the Texas Education Agency recently named Lindale Junior High School a High-Performing Reward School for the 2013-2014 school year. More...

Special Sections

Columns

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, The Pickers Pavilion has been a great idea to bridge the past history of Lindale to the present. I like the building. It shows the craftsmanship of the past and the industry side of Lindale. More...

Life & Times

With some prodding, boys find out how painful wasps can be

Even though I finally have been able to retire, sometimes I have to rerun an old favorite. This is one of those times. Hope you enjoy it. --- Back when I was a kid, there was an old man that lived north of me named Mr. Colston. Mr. More...

Perryman Report

Long-term outlook for economy good

The national economy continues to improve and while there is still much uncertainty which is curtailing economic performance, there have been notable indications the economy has regained some momentum and should gain ground through the rest of the ye More...

Sports

Lindale volleyball girls take second in Longview tourney

The Lindale High School Lady Eagles volleyball team is off to another strong start this season, compiling a 5-1 record with their only loss of the season coming in the championship game of the Longview Tournament this past weekend. More...

Chamber golf tourney scheduled Sept. 22

The inaugural Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, presented by Tyler Ford, is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 22 at Hideaway Golf Course, LACC officials announced. Registration and range will be open beginning at 7 a.m. More...

E.J. Moss teacher earns Region 7 Teacher of Year

E.J. Moss Intermediate School teacher Whitney Crews has been selected as the Region 7 Education Service Center’s Elementary School Teacher of the Year, organization offi cials announced. More...

Monumental labor of love

Veterans memorial dedication Sept. 9

As the official dedication of the Lindale Veterans Memorial draws closer, American Legion Post 15 Post member and organizer Rick Thelen can look back on a labor of love that has finally come to fruition. More...

Alcohol opposition group sets meeting for Aug. 24 at Library

“Uniquely Dry,’’ a group of concerned citizens formed to help defeat a pending local election to approve the sale of alcohol in the Lindale and Justice of the Peace Precinct 5 area, has scheduled another meeting for 2 p.m., Sunday, More...

News

Harder celebrating 104th birthday Aug. 21

Dorothy Harder of Lindale will be celebrating her 104th birthday from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21 at Wesley House in Lindale, family members announced. More...

Texas Department of Transportation Work Schedule

Texas Department of Transportation officials have released the work schedule for maintenance crews around East Texas this week. These include: SMITH COUNTY More...

Colonial Lindale

Earlier this month a group of residents from visited a museum in Tyler. After a lunch provided by Colonial’s kitchen, they enjoyed the exhibits. More...

Obituaries

SUSIE ANN BATEY

Graveside services for Susie Ann Batey, age 76, of Flint, Texas are scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 16, 2014 in the Harris Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Mike Moore officiating. More...

RON MOORE

Memorial services for Mr. Ron Moore, 54, of Hideaway, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 in the Lindale First United Methodist Church with Rev. More...

CHELO ROZELL

Memorial services for Mrs. Chelo Rozell, 68, of Hideaway were held Sunday in the First United Methodist Church of Lindale with the Rev. Jack Cox officiating. Services were under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge Funeral Home of Lindale. More...