July 24, 2014 RSS feed / News

Prosecutor preparing to file charges in July

Drivers who have used Toll 49 without paying may find themselves in court soon. Beginning in late July, the Smith County Prosecutor will initiate legal proceedings against vehicle owners who have repeatedly ignored requests for payment. More...

P&Z discusses zone changes

A public hearing was held during the City of Whitehouse’s most recent Planning and Zoning Commission meeting to hear input from citizens on a request for rezoning of property from Retail/ Office High Intensity to Residential High Density. More...

TPWD online public hunt drawing system now live

Hunters applying for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s drawn public hunts can now take advantage of the new online-only Public Hunt Drawing System. More...

Constable seeks 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...

Buckner Shoe Drive under way

The annual Buckner Shoe Drive is under way to put new shoes on the feet of children across Texas. Kelly AC is a drop off location for Buckner Shoe Drive. More...

TWCO to tour local vineyards

The Troup Women’s Civic Organization will take to the road Monday, July 28 as they tour some area vineyards. The group will meet at Henry’s Chapel United Methodist Church at 6:15 p.m. and depart no later than 6:30 p.m. More...

Prison sentences handed out in McGill death case

Sentences were handed down to four defendants last week in the shooting death of Joshua McGill, formerly of Whitehouse. Those sentences range from 20 years to life in prison. More...

High in the saddle

Dickie Harris, The Singing Cowboy visited the Whitehouse Community Library last week along with his sidekick Miss Mona and his invisible horse Cricket. More...

Newest Rangerette —

Alexandrea Marin of Troup was among 36 young women who became the newest members of the world-famous Kilgore College Rangerettes dance and drill team last week. More...