The Council approved Grantworks as the administrator for the 2019-2020 Texas CDBG Community Development Fund application.

Seventy students from the Texas 4-H program will attend college thanks in part to $1.4 million in scholarships from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, presented during the Texas 4-H Roundup in C

Last week four local churches, First Baptist Church Franklin, Franklin United Methodist Church, South New Hope Baptist Church and Wheelock United Methodist were successful in doing what had never b

Columns & Opinions

It’s the leading cause of infant death over the summer, pool drownings. I was reminded of this while watching one of the national news channels Tuesday evening.

Summer is here, and the heat is overwhelm-ing. I don’t know why but each year about this time, the weather changes.

This column may have Hearne as the focus but it is going to apply to everyone because I see this issue all the time in all the cities I have worked in and it irritates me to no end.


This past Saturday, June 9 the 10th Annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Victory Bowl was played in Waco at the Waco ISD Stadium with the game beginning at 6:30 p.m.

The Bremond Tigers 7 on 7 team went 4-0 today at the Lexington SQT, qualifying them to play at the State Tournament for the first time in school history.

They were a very young squad in every sport this season but the end result is that they gained a lot of valuable experience along the way.

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