September 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Hunt Oil sells 23,000 acres to Vanguard

More than 20,000 acres of mineral rights recently owned by Hunt Oil Company is now controlled by Vanguard Natural Resources. More...

KILGOROUND

ADVANCING age brings patience, tolerance, a dictionary of mostly useless platitudes and (dramatic pause)… insomnia. More...

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DAILY DIGEST

WEDNESDAY KILGORE SENIOR CITIZENS club meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month in the Lions Club Building at 307 Rusk St. All seniors 55 or older are eligible for membership. More...

Lifestyles

Church blesses furry friends in honor of St. Francis Oct. 4

Each October, Rev. Debbie Daigle’s flock becomes a bit more furred-and-feathered. Saturday (Oct. 4) is the feast day of St. Francis of Assissi, and St. More...

MDA locks-up local fundraisers

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Local sibling authors release new books

Kilgore author Karen Latham has already seen her name in print numerous times – it was a matter of time, she jokes, before she convinced her older brother to sit down at a keyboard and put his own stories to e-paper. More...

Sports

Breaking News - 9/28/2014 8:55 AM

KC stuns Navarro on final play!

Allen, Daily connect for 40-yard touchdown on final play

It wasn't a Hail Mary, but it certainly worked. And it might just have been the most important win in recent Kilgore College football history. With nine seconds remaining Saturday night here at R.E. St. More...

Big plays lift Bears over Kilgore

Another close loss for 'Dogs; Open next week, then district play here Oct. 10 vs. Palestine

As hard as they try to avoid it, it seems the Kilgore Bulldogs have been a bit snakebitten so far this year. Penalties and turnovers have hurt, but it seems like the bounces are going for Kilgore’s opponents. More...

Sabine gets third win of season with 20-19 nailbiter at Rains

Coming off a heartbreaking four-overtime loss last week at home, the Sabine Cardinals traveled to Emory to try to get their third win of the season. More...

For The Record

KPD ARREST REPORTS

The Kilgore Police Department reported the following arrests between Sept. 12 and 18: SEPT. 19 Jesus Armando Gonzalez Moreno, Jr., 19, of Longview, was arrested on charges of consumption of alcohol by a minor and a minor in possession of alcohol. More...

Breaking News - 9/28/2014 8:55 AM

KC stuns Navarro on final play!

Allen, Daily connect for 40-yard touchdown on final play

It wasn't a Hail Mary, but it certainly worked. And it might just have been the most important win in recent Kilgore College football history. With nine seconds remaining Saturday night here at R.E. St. More...

Council dips toe in border resolution quagmire

As a 5-year-old in 1981, Jose Sanchez entered the United States illegally, floating across the Rio Grande on an inner tube. More...

Inquiries continue as counties cut man loose

With no probable cause to hold him, Harrison County Jail officials released Craig Deallen Davison Wednesday – and not into the custody of Arapahoe County, Colorado. More...

Kilgore ISD trustees approve scoreboard budget adjustment, continue facility study

In the first budget amendment of the 2015 fiscal year, the Kilgore ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved the addition of $7,500 to the budget’s revenue and $13,000 added to the district’s expenditures. More...

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Angel network supports local families

In the past 20 years, the East Texas Angel Network has served more than 700 families. Patsy Williams, mother-in-law to famed country singer (and Longview resident) Neil McCoy has spent the past two decades as the network’s executive director. More...

Carter BloodCare says summer slump hit hard

Kilgore College, Rotarians to host blood drives to encourage saving lives

Did you know that the community blood supply was well below the preferred level for the entire summer? Local hospitals rely on Carter BloodCare to provide blood for patients’ transfusions. More...

Advice & Entertainment

FINANCIAL FOCUS

When is it time to make portfolio changes?

The kids are back at school and summer vacations are now just fading memories, so it must be autumn. But the seasons don’t just move on the calendar — they also change in your life. More...

MINISTER'S MOMENT

The sacrifice of human blood

Because blood in some sense is the source of life, the Bible prohibits the taking of human life (apart from waging just wars and punishing criminals). More...

HOROSCOPE

FORECAST FOR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

ARIES (March 21-April 19) HHHH You might spend a lot of time with one particular person today. By late afternoon, you will want to spread your wings. You will be quite content to go off to the movies or stop in on a jam session. More...

Obituaries

GREG HALL

Gregory Michael Hall, 46, of Russellville died Sunday, September 21, 2014 at his home. He was born May 25, 1968 in Dumas to Roy Dale Hall and Patricia Ann Camp. He was a Realtor and he loved to fish, listen to music and he was an avid Razorback Fan. More...

ANITA ARNOLD TERRELL

Visitation for Anita Arnold Terrell will be Oct. 4 at 2 p.m. at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Interment will be in the Kilgore Cemetery at 4 p.m. She was born Anita Mozel Arnold Feb. 15, 1924 in Whitesboro, Texas, and died Aug. More...

DARLENE WELLS EMEADI

Funeral services for Darlene Wells Emeadi, 52, of Kilgore, were Friday, September 26, at Kilgore Baptist Church with Rev. B. L. Woods officiating. Burial followed in the Pirtle Cemetery. More...