Sabine’s three-year-old Emergency Services District No. 2 aims to add a sales tax. Revenues from ESD No. 2’s 10-cent per $100 valuation property tax benefit Sabine Fire Department’s efforts. SFD Chief Richard Sisk is asking residents to sign-off on an effort to add 1.5 cents on every dollar of purchases inside the district and direct the results to more fire suppression.
“Music is my art, my religion, my passion...” So begins “A Credo”, written by East Texas native Ann Frances Heiligman Saslav. An internationally acclaimed musician, a beloved teacher and a fixture of the community whether at home in Overton or elsewhere, Saslav is said to have never met a stranger.
People don’t just come to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – though that is, of course, central to Kilgore Men of Alliance’s annual remembrance, Victor Boyd says – they come to honor locals who have made an impact in this community in the spirit of the celebrated civil rights leader.
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