April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Whitehouse teacher, students hurt in crash

While returning from a Career and Technical Education Contest in Corpus Christi, two Whitehouse ISD vehicles were involved in a crash on Saturday evening. More...

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Community

Troup Rotary donation —

Troup Rotary president Greg Fleck presents Joe Tew with a children’s book that will be donated to the Cameron-J. Jarvis Troup Municipal Library in his honor. More...

Camp Tyler to host Earth Day

In the wake of the increase of environmental concerns, Camp Tyler annually hosts Earth Day East Texas, which is sponsored by Allied Republic Waste, and this year, Whitehouse High School’s Student Council has agreed to help organize and run the More...

STORK REPORT

LOOK WHO’S NEW

Harper Louelle Brents was born March 28, 2014 at 11:03 a.m. at Baylor Scott & White Hospital in College Station. Harper weighed six pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19 inches long. More...

Inside

Living Out Loud

Morning has broken

“Wake the neighbors! Get the word out! Come on, crank up the music, climb a mountain and shout! This is life we’ve been given, made to be lived out … so live out loud.” I am not a morning person. Let me say that again. More...

Life Narrated

Temporary empty nesters

A couple months ago, our church’s youth pastor advertised a middle school ministry retreat at Sky Ranch Camp. My two junior high kids were excited about this, so as soon as we could, I signed them up to attend. More...

The Idle American

It’s about time

Some aspect of time steals quietly into our psyche in all conscious moments, and our use or abuse of it is central to much poetry, lyrics, scripts, conversations—you name it. More...

Sports

Troup first, second in district golf tourney

Both the Tigers and Lady Tigers advanced to the Regional golf tournament after the District 21- 2A Tournament April 7-8 at Peach Tree Golf Course in Bullard. More...

Lady Tigers move closer to playoff spot

The Lady Tigers will finish the 2014 regular season Thursday, April 17, when they host Winona. The game will begin at 6 p.m. More...

Ates, Stewart lead All-District

Ashton Ates, a junior, and senior Brooke Stewart were named to the First Team roster of the All-District 16-4A basketball roster. Juniors Amanda Dimon and Kelly Keller were named to the Second Team roster. More...

Whitehouse Boosters to Host All Sports Banquet

Whitehouse Booster Club will sponsor the first of its kind 2013-2014 All Sports Banquet. The banquet will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 5, at Green Acres Baptist Church in the Crosswalks Conference Center. More...

Troup water well work begins, will be on line soon

TCEQ will test, certify line

Installation of a new pump, motor and electrical cables into Troup Water Well Number Two, about a week ahead of schedule. More...

Woman cuffed after running from WPD

Last Friday, as Corporal Shawn Johnson of the Whitehouse Police Department patrolled the Quail Run subdivision of Whitehouse, he encountered a woman, Melissa Bonnette, walking along side a wooded area on Maji Road. More...

FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS

Jenna Gray: Bringing cheer to the community

Cheerleaders are well known for flips and jumps, cheers and chants, all along the sideline of football games across the country. Jenna Gray wants to take that a step or two further. More...

News

Movie, stars in the park slated Saturday

Movie goers and star gazers are in for a real treat on Saturday night. More...

Smith County Constable issues warrants for three

The Smith County Precinct 3 Constable’s office is currently trying to locate the following individuals. If anyone has any information, call 903-590-4729 and ask for Cindy Carnes or Katrina Kam. All information will be kept confidential. More...

Scouts awarded —

Wyatt Schaub, Luke Groskreutz and Lance Deal of Cub Scout Pack 359 achieved the highest Cub Scout award, “Arrow of Light.” Following their bridging ceremony, the boys moved on to Boy Scou More...

Bulletin

BULLETIN BOARD

Community Activities TASCA hosts dance Hoss Huggins and the Ponderosa Band will play for the country & western dance at TASCA on Saturday, April 19, 7-9:30 p.m. Entry is $5. More...

Church News

Local Church Directory

Assembly of GodCornerstone Church ofthe Assemblies of God9107 Paluxy, Tyler903-561-2086First Assemblyof God Whitehouse502 HWY 110 S903-839-2356 More...