As of Thursday, Sept. 11, the Bowie County Emergency Operations Center reports a total of 1,074 positive COVID-19 cases, with 643 recoveries and 71 deaths. There are currently 360 active cases being traced in Bowie County.
Sandy Dahl once said, “If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short, and there is no time for hate.” Dahl is the wife of Jason Dahl, pilot of United Airlines Flight 93.
Some Atlanta business owners have been frustrated with the city’s new trash service after watching their trashcans sit on the sidewalk untouched for days past the scheduled collection days. The issue was brought to City Manager David Cockrell’s attention last Thursday and he immediately called Sanitation Solutions.
Atlanta Elementary students hosted a First Responder’s Day Parade to honor local law enforcement officials for Patriot’s Day. Students presented gift bags and made signs to show their appreciation for those who serve and protect our local community. See more photos on page 12.
At the Aug. 25 Cass County Appraisal board of directors meeting, before it was called to order, Chairman Byron Terry announced that director Scotty Bates had given his resignation the previous day.