August 27, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS

Cros and Kelley: New paws on patrol in Whitehouse

Whitehouse Police Department has brought on a new hand to serve the citizens of Whitehouse. Actually that would be four hands or should I say paws. More...

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Community

KWB volunteers help at Higgins —

Last weekend Keep Whitehouse Beautiful volunteers assisted the parents of Higgins Elementary in weeding, adding compost, plants and mulch to the front entrance flower bed. More...

Meals on Wheels Weekly Menu

Aug. 27- Sept. 3

Please call the day before if you are going to eat the next day. Bobbie & Acker HanksSenior Center118 Railroad Ave.Whitehouse, Texas903-839-6958 Troup MunicipalLibrary102 S. GeorgiaTroup, Texas903-842-3101 More...

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Living Out Loud

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“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.” +++ More...

Life Narrated

Wildcat football

It is upon us. Football season is here. Tomorrow night, our strong and courageous Wildcats will take the field at Wildcat Stadium to begin their season. After weeks of two-a-days and workouts, it is time. More...

The Idle American

Cans kicked down the road

There is much to be gained--we’re begged to believe--in exercise engagement, even if it’s simply kicking cans on down the road. In so doing, however, we’re guilty of more than “messing with Texas.” More...

Bulletin

BULLETIN BOARD

Community Activities Jam session and sing along 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...

Whitehouse elections set

The close of business on Monday, Aug. 24 listed seven candidates running for three city council places in the City of Whitehouse. In Place 1, currently held by Kelvin Fox, Nick Moss and Ben Dieter filed for this position. More...

WH budget takes some cuts

Budget cuts continue as city staff and the city council in Whitehouse work toward a balanced budget and a comfortable reserve balance. More...

News

Green space coming to iconic Troup corner —

Many may remember the Murray’s Exxon that filled the tanks of Troup traffic. Some years later Troup Auto Service made it their business to keep the fleets and family vehicle moving along. More...

Honorary bench —

The employees of the Troup Post Office honored Mayor Bill Lacy with a bench placed in his memory in front of the Post Office. More...

Calling all Christmas tree lovers

It may be August but the Troup Friends of the Library are already thinking about Christmas. Maybe that will cool things off just a bit. More...

School News

TMS orientation —

Students filled the halls of Troup Middle School last week to find their new classes and meet their teachers at sixth grade orientation. More...

Whitehouse Meet the Teacher night —

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Ready for the new school year —

Troup Elementary teachers are ready for the new school year. More...

Sports

Meet the Cats: ready for new season

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Wildcats to open 2015 season with Texas High

Football scrimmages are complete, practice times are dictated by school schedules since school started Monday, Aug. 24, and the 2015 regular season for Whitehouse will start Friday. More...

Tigers anxious to start new season vs. Eagles

Troup will open the 2015 football campaign Friday, Aug. 28. The Tigers will host the Rusk Eagles and kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. More...