Brookshire’s and Super 1 Foods Stores to Host Oscar Mayer Wienermobile

Brookshire Grocery Co. is excited to host the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile at local stores and invites community members to join the fun and take photos. The Wienermobile will visit Brookshire’s and Super 1 Foods stores on the following schedule:  Thursday, Feb. 28 ·       11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Brookshire’s 2734 E. Fifth St., Tyler ·       3:30 – 6:30

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2019 UIL Girls Basketball State Tournament Information

2019 UIL Girls Basketball State Tournament Feb. 28-March 2, 2019 Alamodome (San Antonio, Texas) Thursday, February 28 Conference 1A Semifinals 8:30 a.m. – Dodd City (33-3) vs. Moulton (27-10) 10:00 a.m. – Hermleigh (30-5) vs. Nazareth (30-6) Conference 3A Semifinals 1:30 p.m. – Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill (35-0) vs. Wall (32-1) 3:00 p.m. – Woodville

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2019 Texas Girls Coaches Association Softball Poll

February 26, 2019 Reminder: Class 1A and 2A is combined through Regular season. The Classifications are combined until the end of the regular season when class 1A has a unique poll. Class 2A 1. Evadale 7-0 2. Grapeland 6-2 3. Centerville 5-2 4. D’Hanis 6-1 5. Crawford 2-1 6. Stamford 3-0 7. Yorktown 2-0 8.

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TSWA Class 4A All-state football team Whittington, Rogers are players of the year

TSWA Class 4A All-state football team Whittington, Rogers are players of the year BRYAN – Cuero’s Jordan Whittington and La Vega linebacker Jared Rogers were the players of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A Football Team. Whittingon rushed for 846 yards on 59 carries with 14 touchdowns and had 49 receptions

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ANIMAL MCFADDEN DNA SOLVES 40-YEAR=OLD MURDER CASE

PORTLAND, Oregon – A convicted killer born in Haskell County who was executed in Texas in 1999 has been identified as the person responsible for a 40-year-old murder. Cold case detectives in Portland, Oregon have identified Jerry “Animal” McFadden as the killer of 20-year-old Anna Marie Hlavka, who was found dead in July 1979 in her

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Smith County Receives Grant for Water Infrastructure for Sanderson Farms

Smith County was notified by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller on Friday, January 25, that it received an $850,000 grant that will fund water system improvements needed for Sanderson Farms’ poultry processing plant. “This is an affirmation at the state level of the widespread positive economic impact that this new poultry processing plant will have

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Police Beat | January 11-16, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019 Officer Stevens, Officer Martin, Officer Fortunas, and Chief Somes responded to an accident at 2400 Block S Main St. Report taken. Officer Martin, and Officer Fortunas responded to an alarm at 14000 Block Cr 4200. False alarm. Officer Fortunas, Officer Stevens, Officer Ramsey, and Sgt Flores responded to a warrant service

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After Hurricane Harvey, Texas senator eyes using state’s savings for flood control

By Carlos Anchondo, The Texas Tribune Jan. 24, 2019 “After Hurricane Harvey, Texas senator eyes using state’s savings for flood control” was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. Before the next Hurricane Harvey

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