January 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

KILGORE COMMUNITY CONCERTS

Pop percussionist Paul McDermand solos on the marimbas during the fourth performance of Kilgore Community Concert Association's 2014-2015 year Saturday evening on the stage of Kilgore College's Dodso More...

KILGOROUND

BIG-GAME HUNTERS at Saturday evening’s Texas Two-Step will be atwitter. THE last item donated to the fundraising auction is an African safari for two hunters and up to two non-hunters. 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...

Sports

Lady Mustangs fall to Cushing; Sabine girls beat Jefferson, boys lose

OVERTON – An Overton team that was on a roll ran into trouble Friday night here at home against Cushing, and ultimately lost the District 21-2A contest, 61-41. More...

Four straight wins for soccer 'Dogs

Kilgore girls lose by one at PT; boys at home on Friday night

The bad taste of their performance in the Lobo Invitational is a distant memory now – and the Kilgore High School boys soccer team is firing on all cylinders. More...

Rangers edge Panola for key RXIV win

Lady Rangers upended by PC; at home tonight vs. San Jac

The road hasn’t been a friend of the Kilgore College men’s basketball team so far this season, but KC made Carthage its home away from home Saturday afternoon. More...

New paperwork sheds light on county murder

In an affidavit for search warrant, Rusk County peace officer Nathan Parker explained he had probable cause to search the residence of Dustin Lynn Vanhalst, arraigned last week in the Jan. 15 murder of John Cecil “Jay” Clements. More...

Anonymous duo saves man's life

'Good Samaritans' put clear heads, CPR skills to the test

Cheryl Laird has had a few, precious moments with her husband since he collapsed after a heart attack Saturday afternoon. Every minute, she says, is a gift from a woman whose name she doesn’t know. More...

Bill finds new funds for smaller schools

Leverett’s Chapel ISD could gain an additional $200,000 in state funding in one year if a new bill wins approval in the state legislature, according to a spreadsheet from Austinbased The Equity Center, said LCISD Business Administrator Debby He More...

Local

The Hall Monitor

The Kilgore Independent School District’s elementary schools are utilizing a program this year called Character Counts. More...

City IT department alerts locals to virus

Be warned, Kilgore City Hall reports: the municipal mail system has come down with a nasty bug. More...

Photo

Paul McDermand explains the particulars of the marimba Saturday night during his Kilgore Community Concert Association performance at Dodson Auditorium. More...

Obituaries

BOBBIE ‘ARGIE LEE’ HAMLET

Funeral services for Bobbie ‘Argie Lee’ Hamlet, 69, Overton are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 28, in the Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home chapel, Overton, with the Reverend Curtis Wood officiating. More...

WILLENE MOORE

Funeral services for Willene Moore, 81, Overton are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 28, in the Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home chapel, Overton, with the Reverend Craig Page and Reverend Atwell Hankins officiating. More...