November 16, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Library's annual luncheon, silent auction Nov. 18

The annual Fall Luncheon and Silent Auction, sponsored by the Friends of the Troup Library, takes place this Saturday, Nov. 18. More...

Quilt raffle benefiting library, Susan G. Koman foundation

It is rare to see a newly created hand-made quilt in this day and time. It is even more rare to see one made through the handiwork of 83 individuals. That is what makes the "Colors of Autumn" quilt being made in Troup so very special. More...

Arnett, Peterson vows scheduled March 17

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Arnett and Debbie Arnett of Whitehouse announce the engagement of their daughter, Brandi Marie Arnett, to Andrew Cody Peterson, son of Lanita Peterson Smith of Lufkin. More...

Casey, Younger announce engagement

Mr. And Mrs. Warren S. Casey Jr. of Whitehouse are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Bonnie Casey, to James Brian Younger of Harleton. More...

AARP seeks volunteers for free tax service

The American Association of Retired Persons tax-aide service is seeking volunteers to assist low- and middle-income tax payers (with special attention to those age 60 and older) to prepare their 2006 federal income tax returns. More...

Author Bob Bowman autographs copies of his books at the Troup Genealogical Society's meeting More...

TJC concert features music 'Made in America'

The Tyler Junior College Annual Pops Concert, "Made in the USA", will be presented 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17 and 18, in Wise Auditorium on the TJC main campus. More...

Tyler library hosting book sale Nov. 18-21

The Tyler Public Library will host its second used book and media sale all week in the Library's Taylor Auditorium and Lobby, beginning Saturday, Nov. 18 and continuing through Tuesday, Nov. 21. More...

CELEBRATING VETERANS DAY

The campuses of Brown Elementary, Higgins Intermediate and Whitehouse Junior High all hosted Veterans Day programs Friday. Veterans were recognized and celebrated with patriotic music and slide shows. More...

The Troup American Legion Post 418 hosted its annual Veterans Day dinner Saturday. Among More...

LOCAL MOVIE PREMIERE

The Kinney family of Whitehouse met film and television star More...

Project brings joy at Christmastime

The holidays are no time to have to do without. Too often, families are forced to endure difficulties due to layoffs, loss of incomes, sickness, etc. It is once again time for the community to help these families get through this time of great need. More...

A CELEBRATION OF HEROES

A display in the entrance of the Whitehouse Junior High Gym More...

Ivys celebrating 69th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Maurice L. Ivy are celebrating their 69th wedding anniversary. More...

Frachiseur, Halladay to marry Dec. 2

Mr. and Mrs. Tony Frachiseur and Diana Frachiseur of Troup announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Frachiseur, to Mike Halladay, son of Chris Halladay of Boulder City, Nev., and Mike Halladay of Vancouver, Wash. More...

Ministerial services launched at Westwood nursing center

Touchstone Communities, a growing provider of skilled healthcare communities in Texas and Arizona, today announced that its employees at Westwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Troup are being provided free, confidential chaplain service as a c More...

Leim giving drum clinic Nov. 17

Troup's own Paul Leim, world-renowned drummer, will present a drum clinic Friday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. at Grace Community School auditorium. More...

Fall perfect time to ride Texas State Railroad

Trains scheduled to stop running Dec. 31

RUSK - Fall is here with the sky turning a deeper blue, complemented by a dash of white from passing clouds. More...

YMCA set for Reindeer Run

Tyler YMCA's Reindeer Run is scheduled for Dec. 2. The 5K will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the YMCA at 225 S. Vine in Tyler. The course will meander through the downtown area of Tyler and end at the YMCA. More...