June 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer activities will heat up at Troup library

The first group of activities ready to kick off the summer at the Cameron J. Jarvis Troup Municipal Library begins on Thursday, June 12. Don Summers, with On Site Safety, is offering the first of two classes. More...

Special Sections

Community

Sala-Sorrell engaged to wed

Kylie Sala of Tyler and Ty Sorrell of Whitehouse have announced their engagement. Kylie is the daughter of Rev. Dan and Altina Sala of Tyler and the granddaughter of Deana Sala and Silvio Sala, Jr. More...

The Cain Luau —

Cain Elementary students and staff celebrated the end of school with a luau that included a beach ball bounce and limbo More...

Constable seeking three residents

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...

Inside

Living Out Loud

“Wake the neighbors! Get the word out! Come on, crank up the music, climb a mountain and shout! More...

Life Narrated

Bravery

Today, I watched my husband do something very brave. I will explain in a moment. Late in his high school career, Larry felt a call on his life to preach. More...

The Idle American

Called to serve

I will never know if the student was serious or simply smile-seeking when he scheduled a visit to my office a quarter-century ago. More...

Sports

Lake Tyler Marina resumes daily operation

The Tyler City Council ratified a short-term lease with Lake Tyler Marina Resort for the operation of the Lake Tyler Marina. Beginning June 5, operations will return to seven days a week, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. More...

Free food, fishing to highlight National Fishing Day June 7

The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens will kick off National Fishing and Boating Week on June 7 by making a family fishing trip affordable with free admission for kids 12 and under plus free fishing for the whole family. More...

Troup fall seasons set

The Troup High School fall sports schedule will begin Friday, Aug. 8, when the Lady Tigers open the volleyball season with a scrimmage. Troup will scrimmage at Tatum at a time to be announced, followed by a scrimmage at Hallsville Saturday, Aug. More...

Foundation created to raise funds for WISD

A group of community leaders, with the assistance of the Whitehouse ISD Administration and School Board, have organized to form an education foundation to support Whitehouse public schools, its teachers, and students. More...

Mud COW 2014 —

First Baptist Church in Whitehouse hosted its 2014 Mud COW event. See more photos, Page 4B. More...

FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS

Community members grow church from small beginnings

The house felt a bit cramped as Rev. Doyle Perryman and his wife Krissi taught their first bible study to the five interested visitors that had gathered on a Sunday morning. More...

News

Softball girls buddy with students

Members of the St. Thomas Tommies women’s softball team from St. Thomas University visited the campus of Whitehouse Junior High School while they were in the area to play in the NCAA DIII National Softball Tournament. More...

Troup exhibit at Denison heifer show

Two from Troup showed their heifers in the 2014 Cody Horton Memorial Heifer Show in Denison on May 24. More...

Spelling champs —

Higgins fourth graders were buzzing about the annual spelling bee. The winners were Aerin Fajardo, third place; Mason Harvell, second place, and Tyler Volk, first place. More...

School News

GOOD FOR YOU

ACADEMIC HONORS

Airman Johnson graduates Air Force Airman Jerry Johnson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio- Lackland, San Antonio. More...

Troup Tigers - Class of 2014 —

More than 70 seniors from the Class of 2014 graduated from Troup High School Friday, May 30. More...

Young grads —

New Generation Learning Center graduated its 18th Pre-K classe on May 28-29 led by teachers Ms. Rhonda and Ms. Kimberly More...

Bulletin

BULLETIN BOARD

Community Activities Outdoor warning system test 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...