June 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Paper to adjust deadlines

Advertising and editorial deadlines for the July 7 issue of the Tri County Leader will be Friday, July 1 at noon rather than the regular schedule of Monday due to the Fourth of July holiday. The office will be closed on Monday, July 4. More...

Special Sections

Community

Living Out Loud

Computer Guy comes to the rescue

“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...

Bob Bowman’s East Texas

Science Hill

Sitting atop a scenic hilltop in southwestern Henderson County, Science Hill lasted only a few decades, but its reputation as a center of education is wellremembered by descendants of its founders and builders. More...

Hams hold demo day

When all else fails, hams are ready, willing and able. More...

Bulletin

BULLETIN BOARD

Community Activities Parkinsonians of East Texas meeting Parkinsonians of East Texas will meet Thursday, June 23 at 2 p.m. in the Pavilion, 801 Clinic Dr., Tyler. More...

Sports

WHITEHOUSE BASKETBALL CAMP

Whitehouse High School basketball coaches hosted a summer camp in the WHS gymnasiums last week. There was plenty of action on the courts. More...

Proposed texting law not approved

Despite the fact that more than one person in the East Texas area died within the last year or two in car wrecks while the driver was texting or receiving a text, and that statistics reveal an ever-increasing danger associated with the habit, Gov. More...

YesterYear Parade slated for June 25

The Yesteryear Parade will be Saturday, June 25. Lineup will be at 9:30 a.m. at the high school parking lot and the parade will begin at 10 a.m. Any group or individual wanting to participate in the parade will just need to show up. More...

Quilts spark interest during Fourth of July in Troup

FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS

The weekend of July 4th is a hot time in Troup, at least it has been for the past 11 years and should be again in 2011. It is the annual event celebrated by quilters and those who appreciate the art from all across East Texas. More...

News

Whitehouse Police Beat

During the period from Sunday, June 12 to Saturday, June 18, the Whitehouse Police Department responded to 51 calls and made one arrest. +++ On Sunday, June 12 officers responded to 4 calls including: More...

Mammography unit in Troup July 14

The ETMC Mobile Digital Mammography Unit will be in Troup at the First United Methodist Church, 202 E. Duval, on Thursday, July 14. Experts recommend a baseline mammogram at age 35 followed by yearly exams after age 40. More...

Constable seeking three residents

The Constable’s office is currently trying to locate the following individuals. If anyone has any information please call 903-842-2664 and ask for Capt. Donn Rust. All information will be kept confidential. More...

School News

Troup Elementary End of the Year 2010-2011 Honor Roll released

The Troup Elementary End of Year A and A/B Honor Roll for 2010-2011 included: 1st Grade “A” More...

Troup Elementary Honor Roll released

The Troup Elementary 4th Nine Weeks Honor Roll is as folows: 1st Grade “A” More...

Whitehouse High School students named to final Six Weeks All-A, A-B Honor Rolls

The Whitehouse High School honor rolls for the final Six Weeks period included: 9th Grade All A Honor Roll More...

Social

LOOKS WHO’S NEW

STORK REPORT

Marriah Green, daughter of Matt and Ellie Green of Whitehouse, was born June 11, 2011. This little star made her debut on Facebook when her parents couldn’t decide who to tell first about her upcoming birth. More...