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FEMA relief for Smith County available

Wednesday, July 20

After initially being denied a place in the official declaration, an appeal put Smith County on the list to bring Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) assistance to those who sustained damage …

Group sets stage for Whitehouse ISD trustees to act

Wednesday, July 20

The Whitehouse ISD Facilities Steering Committee representatives played to a full house Monday night as an audience of approximately 60 people heard their recommendations to the WISD Board of …

Whitehouse, Troup volleyball seasons to open

Wednesday, July 20

The season of kills, digs and aces begins Friday, Aug. 5, for Troup and Whitehouse. Volleyball practice will start Monday, Aug. 1, and both schools have a scrimmage scheduled in the first week. …

Tomlin excels in Major League Baseball

Wednesday, July 20

Major League Baseball pitcher and former Whitehouse baseball athlete Josh Tomlin moved to 10-2 for the 2016 season after he pitched 7 2/3 innings in a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins Sunday, …

Whitehouse fall tennis season to start

Wednesday, July 20

The 2016 fall tennis season for Whitehouse will start with mandatory practice for varsity players from 8 to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday, Aug. 1 to 5. Additionally, mandatory practice for varsity …


    • Brandon Davis: Crisis to career

      Wednesday, July 20

      Brandon Davis got into firefighting with the Whitehouse Volunteer Fire Department in 2012. It was something to keep him occupied after losing his father to cancer. It was a difficult time that led to …