News

Jesus is your ‘strong tower’

Pearl of Great Price Tabernacle

Proverbs 18:10, The name of the Lord is a strong tower, the righteous runneth into it and is safe.

As we look forward to this year’s T-Bone Walker Day taking place on October 19th, I thought it may be fun and valuable to look back on the inception and legacy that is the T-Bone Walker Blues Fest

Dressed for Fall...

This month’s Second Saturday shopping even coincided with the Historic Highway 11 80 mile garage sale. Weather on Saturday was perfect for downtown shopping and visiting.

Smells of lives that beg to be lived

Linden Public Library

The Cass County appraisal board convened on Tuesday to consider the hiring of a third appraiser and adopting a new policy as it pertains to overtime.

Columns & Opinions

Water tower receives facelift, Trunk or Treat set for Oct. 31

All is well in Linden, we are getting fall temps and starting to see fall colors. Which means Not long till Trunk or Treat, from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31, on Linden Square.

Comptroller releases estimate of state revenue

State budget writers likely will have more funds to meet the needs of Texas in the near term, based on information released Oct. 10 by the comptroller’s office.

TEXAS HISTORY MINUTE

The recent report that University of Texas engineering professor Dr. John B.

Comptroller releases 2020-2021 estimate of state revenue

AUSTIN — State budget writers likely will have more funds to meet the needs of Texas in the near term, based on information released Oct. 10 by the comptroller’s office.

Dear editor:

This letter is in response to the article about the Cass County Appraisal District budget and what was said about the employees working overtime.

Sports

Heroic interception

Linden-Kildare battled Joaquin last Friday night, the highlight of the evening came right before halftime when the Tigers made a heroic interception.

Halftime rocks

Liinden-Kildare Band and Majorettes performed at halftime during the Linden-Kildare vs. Joaquin game at home Friday night.

Dollar General’s newest store at 700 S. Arkansas Ave. in Bloomburg is now open!

Rabbits fall to Mustangs, 32-29, in district contest

Atlanta hosted Hughes Springs last Friday night in its third district game of the season. The game was a back-and-forth affair in which the Mustangs eventually won 32-29.

Seventh grade

The Rabbs’ seventh grade continued their dominating season last Thursday night in Hughes Springs.

First Quarter

Rabbit bass fishermen compete at Lake Fork

Atlanta High School fishermen Garen Dupree and Clayton Primrose performed well on Lake Fork finishing fourth out of 89 teams.

Lifestyle

QC Science

Mrs. Hutchinson’s sixth grade science classes at Morris Upchurch Middle School kicked off a new unit on Motion, Speed, Acceleration, and Velocity this week.

This year during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the experts at CHRISTUS St.

Fifty years of feeding fairgoers

For half a century, Eddie and Phyllis Westmoreland traveled from fair to fair, feeding thousands of hungry fairgoers.

AISD is semi finalist for $300,000 grant

AISD is one of 75 districts selected as a semi finalist for the “Raising Blended Learners” $300,000 grant funded by Raise Your Hand Texas.

Bloomburg ISD will be supporting McLeod ISd by wearing maroon and gold on Wednesday, Oct. 16.

Fire Prevention Week at APS

We’ve had Fire Prevention Week at APS this week! Ask your children what they have learned!!!!

Obituaries

Frankie Bridges

Frankie Joe Bridges, age 69, of Texarkana, Texas, formerly of Queen City, Texas, went to be with the Lord Sunday, October 13, 2019, at his residence.

Dean Pete (Pistol) Pearce

Pete Pearce was born October 25, 1954 in McNary Arizona as one of nine children born to Lowell Rogers and Mary Louise Allen Pearce. He passed away September 26, 2019 in Brenham Texas.

Norma Jena Ament King

Norma Jena Ament King, 86 peacefully passed away Friday, August 30, 2019.

Gay Grumbles Haller

Gay Grumbles Haller of Fort Worth, Texas, hospital volunteer, nurse, beloved mother and friend to all, died September 30, 2019. She was 84.

Bro. Ernest Hodge

Funeral Services for Bro. Ernest Hodge, 91, of White Oak, were at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 5, 2019, at Grace Baptist Church in Gladewater with Pastor Jim Withers, Bro.

Edward “EB” Woods, Sr

Edward B Woods Sr., age 93 of Atlanta, Texas went to be with the Lord Monday, September 30, 2019.

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