The Atlanta ISD Board of Trustees has named Jason Harris as Lone Finalist for the position of superintendent following a special meeting Monday, January 3, 2022.
This mystery photo was taken of the old Community Center in Douglassville, located beside the Masonic Lodge on Highway 77. Photo by Kate Stow
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of Atlanta, we will be offering historical stories and photos each week throughout 2022. These articles were researched using various sources in the Atlanta Public Library and old copies of the newspaper. This third installment tells about the first businesses to open in the young town.
The Sons of the American Revolution welcomed their new East Texas Chapter on January 15. The meeting/swearing-in was held Saturday afternoon here in Atlanta.
Jan. 8, proved to be a worthy adversary as the cold and rain showed up just as the student anglers began their competition on Lake Tyler for the day. When the going gets tough, the tough get going.