Special-called court meeting on Harrison tax rate slated today
The Harrison County Commissioners Court will convene in a special-called meeting at 9 a.m. today to discuss the proposed tax rate for the county as well as schedule dates and times for public hearings
Health officials find rabid bat in Longview
A bat captured July 24 at a Longview apartment has tested positive for rabies, said city health officials on Tuesday.
Longtime Great Texas Balloon Race photographer remembered by friends, family
Cindy Petrehn left a mark on the ballooning world she loved, friends and family of the late Great Texas Balloon Race photographer said this week.
TxDOT: County OK to begin road projects
TxDOT has given the county the green light to begin reconstructing roads damaged by oil and gas truck traffic, using funding from the Transportation Infrastructure Fund grant program.
Upshur judge proposes tax increase
Upshur County Judge Dean Fowler is looking to rebuild the county’s reserve funds in 2014-15 by proposing a tax rate increase that would generate an extra $775,000 in revenue to be placed in the county
Tarrant County still on the lookout for measles cases
In Arlington, ’60s-themed store bridges generational, cultural divides
Wreck kills Baylor student, graduate, and injures two from Fort Worth
County now has two natural gas fueling stations
At Monday’s county commissioners court meeting, Harrison County Judge Hugh Taylor noted that the county now has two natural gas fuel stations — one operated by Peak Fuels Solutions on Cox Road in Mars
Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language
Mark Studdard grew up in a nomadic family as the son of missionaries. Now, the Kilgore potter plans to continue the tradition with his young family.
Craigslist robbery suspect shot by Fort Worth officer, police say
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