While most high school seniors spend their after-school hours working at the local fast food place or hanging out with friends, one student is doing something different.
Several inquiries have been made about the reporting of local COVID-19 cases over the last few weeks, especially regarding the accuracy of the case count and the status of those cases. The Journal-Sun strives to report accurately and has been mostly reliant on the reporting it receives from the Bowie County Emergency Operations Center, a joint effort between Bowie and Cass counties.
A gift was given to the citizens of Linden, Texas last year in the form of their very first Public Library. New director Denise Haas held a new Re-Grand Opening on June 20 and has introduced new expanded hours and activities for area kids.
Northeast Texas lost a longtime public servant Saturday night when David Bridges was tragically killed in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 30 in Royse City. Bridges, the Fifth District Court of Appeals Justice since 1996, had been campaigning earlier in the day with others vying for the nomination of candidate for the 4th Congressional District seat.
The findings of a study of sewer lines along Highway 59 and Highway 77, funded by the City of Atlanta, were presented to the city council by A.L. Franks Engineering of Texarkana, Ark. last Monday during its regular meeting.