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Sketches of old Confederate soldiers still living in

In 1929, in celebration of its 50th year of publication, the ATLANTA CITIZEN’S JOURNAL published a special edition that dealt with Cass County and its history.

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Due to the sensitive nature of individual prayer requests I decided to offer specific things that we can pray for this week that is a bit more general.

	QCISD, ZOOM deliver internet service to students via hotspots

It is often said that, “Necessity is the mother of invention,” but that statement has never been truer for educators than during the COVID 19 school closures.

 

 

Columns & Opinions

TEXAS HISTORY MINUTE

At the beginning of April, all Americans will be asked to participate in a special event that takes places once every ten years: the census.

White House grants disaster declaration for state of Texas

AUSTIN - President Trump on March 25 issued a major disaster declaration for the state of Texas as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

TEXAS HISTORY MINUTE

Panic, confusion, illness, and quarantines have haunted humanity for thousands of years as communities grappled with disease.

This too shall pass; keep the faith

Linden is alive and doing well despite the viral preventative measures.

This is not the end of the world, this will pass and we will come back stronger than ever.

	Governor takes actions to slow down deadly virus

AUSTIN — Texas is more invested every day in promoting increased and thorough hand washing, disinfecting surfaces and social distancing to reduce cases of the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus, C

TEXAS HISTORY MINUTE

Perhaps no figure is more a part of Texas History and American folklore than Davy Crockett.

Sports

With basketball season wrapped up a few local players from schools in our coverage area took home All-District honors.

Atlanta

Seventh Grade Boys

McLeod’s boys’ basketball team received many accolades and awards this year after its historic run which netted them a 12-0 district record, a 35-3 overall record and district, bi-district, area, r

Atlanta Iron sets the bar at Division III, Region III meet

Atlanta Iron turned in another solid season and it’s evident with Cade Fant and Trey Adams making a return trip to state.

Atlanta opened its track season Feb. 28, in the Paul Parr Relays at Liberty-Eylau High School.

Lifestyle

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The Lion’s Club of Linden met on Thursday, Feb. 20 at the County Seat Café. Items discussed included the upcoming Wild Flower Trails on April 25.

Salem Missionary Baptist Church of Linden is celebrating their Annual Pastor’s Aide Program on March 1, 2020 at 3 p.m. Rev. Roy F. Bailey is the pastor.

Due to the sensitive nature of individual prayer requests I decided to offer specific things that we can pray for this week that is a bit more general.

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I was on social media the other day and ran across a project of the Brooklyn Art Library.

Law enforcement appreciation

M.C. Welding donated this beautiful piece of wall art to Sheriff Larry Rowe and the Cass County Sheriff’s Office during Law Enforcement Appreciation Day Jan. 9. M.C.

MONDAY

Obituaries

GABBIE STANTON

Gabrielle Nicole “Gabbie” Stanton, age 25, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 in Atlanta, Texas.

JOHN SANDERS

John Paul Sanders, age 73, of Atlanta, Texas went to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at his residence.

ARTHUR GUY (A.G., TAPPY) SANDERS

Arthur Guy Sanders was born on March 25, 1940 in Titus County, Mt. Pleasant, Texas to parents Atlas Jewell (Thompson) and James Guy Sanders.

JENNIFER DEZARN

Jennifer DeZarn, age 21, of Bloomburg, Texas went to be with the Lord Sunday, March 15, 2020 in Dallas, Texas.

Jennifer was born October 3, 1998, in San Francisco, California.

GERALDINE CURRY SHAW

Geraldine Curry Shaw, 77, of Ida, LA passed away on March 16, 2020. There will only be a public viewing on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 4:00 pm at Ida Baptist Church, due to COVID 19 protocol.

BARRIE FAYE PARKER

Barrie Faye Parker, 88, passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2020. Graveside funeral services were held Monday, March 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Walton Center Cemetery in McLeod, TX officiated by Bro.

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