May 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Railroad companies play stalled train blame game

Freight cars block downtown crossing for 34-plus hours

Was it a broken locomotive? Did the crew simply park their train and walk away at the end of their shift? Who had responsibility for the cargo? More...

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FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY, MAY 20

HOROSCOPE

ARIES (March 21-April 19) .... Pressure builds to an unprecedented level. You might feel as if you no longer connect with a friend at a distance. This person could be closed off. More...

Testing is key to informed health decision

TO YOUR GOOD HEALTH

DEAR DR. ROACH: I am 71. I’m overweight at 300 pounds and have had Type 2 diabetes for 15 years. More...

Sports

Torrence misses chance to gain ground

ATLANTA, Ga. More...

KHS relay team unbowed, despite lane violation

Raby sixth in triple jump; WR's Thurman fourth, Wilson sixth, seventh in throwing events; Overton's Adkins sixth

As late as the District 16-4A track meet just a few weeks ago, Kilgore High School boys track coach Phillip Lane was still trying to find just the right combination for his relay teams. More...

LOCAL SPORTS IN BRIEF

SOFTBALLKHS banquet May 28 The annual banquet for the Kilgore High School softball program will be next Thursday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church here in Kilgore. Tickets are $10 each, and will be on sale at the door. More...

Local man among 170 arrested after Waco violence

Of almost 200 people arrested in Waco following the outbreak of deadly violence in a restaurant there, at least one is from Kilgore. More...

Community plans vigil to spotlight local teen runaway

Paiglynn Raymond went missing more than a month ago when she left Sabine High School and caught a ride to the Dallas area with a truck driver. The community is coming together in support of the 15-year-old and her family. More...

KILGOROUND

“TEXAS HISTORY IS AS varied, tempestuous, and vast as the state itself. Texas yesterday is unbelievable, but no more incredible than Texas today. More...

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Kilgore ISD orchestra director Tristan Roberts directs the Kilgore High School philharmonic orchestra during the group’s spring concert Friday evening. More...

Dansby alums gather Friday

Beginning Friday and going through to Memorial Day Monday, students who attended C.B. Dansby High School will get a chance to celebrate their alma mater. More...

Veterans association plans Memorial Day ceremony Monday at Harris St. Park

Weather permitting, the Kilgore War Veterans Association will have the chance to show off their latest acquisition at their monument park when they honor fallen comrades Monday morning. More...

Obituaries

LINDA MUCKELROY HALL

Funeral services for Linda Muckelroy Hall are pending under Cunningham Funeral Home. She died Friday, May 15, 2015 in a Dallas hospital. More...

CLIMMIE BRANCH

Funeral services for Climmie Stean Hicks Branch, 78, of Dallas, formerly of Kilgore, were held Tuesday at Full Gospel Holy Temple, Dallas Burial followed at Laurel Land Cemetery under the direction of Cunningham Funeral Home. More...













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