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Relay For Life deadline for early registration Jan. 1

Ten Relay For Life teams have taken advantage of the early signup period, according to officials, and Eunice Evers said the deadline for early signup is coming at the end of this month. More...

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Business

FINANCIAL FOCUS

This year give a gift that lasts

The holidays are upon us, which means that it More...

Lifestyles

HOLIDAY HISTORIC HOMES

(top, center left) Mike and Sally Beane More...

FOREST HOME NATIVITY

The Forest Home Baptist Church drive through Nativity had record crowds this year despite the cold weather. More hot chocolate was passed out and the cars were backed up in the street. More...

A Word Please

I'm not currently in therapy, but if I were, I think one session might go little something like this. Me: "All the grammar Nazis are driving me nuts. More...

Home & Garden

Overton City Manager B.J. Potts spoke of the plans for downtown to Queen Price Garden Club

The November meeting of the Queen Price Garden Club was held at the Club House with Margaret Higgs and Colleen Randel as hostesses. Following the welcome by President Carolyn Browder and Invocation by the members, lunch was served. More...

Obituaries

RODNEY L. GREEN

Services for Rodney L. Green, 52, of Kilgore will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 11, 2006, at the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with the Reverend Don Beebe officiating. More...

J. D. TIDMORE

Services for J. D. Tidmore, 72, longtime Kilgore Postmaster, of Liberty City were Friday, Dec. 8, 2006 at the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Farmer officiating. Burial followed in the Danville Cemetery. Mr. Tidmore died Tuesday, Dec. More...

DANIEL SMITH

Services for Daniel Smith of Long Branch, TX., are pending with Southern Funeral Home of Henderson. Mr. Smith passed away Dec. 8, 2006. More...

People

Stephanie Strand and Dustin Beets

Daniel and Laura Strand of Liberty City, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie to Dustin Beets, son of Ricky and Donna Beets of Kilgore. More...

Mr. and Mrs. John Benson (nee. Janice Lawler)

John Benson and Janice Lawler were married on Sunday, December 3, 2006 at their home in Kilgore, Texas. The brides brother, Minister Ricky Lawler performed the ceremony and the wedding music for the glorious occasion. More...

Taren Stewart and Brian Andrew

Donald and Shannon Stewart of Kilgore are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Taren Elizabeth Stewart, to Brian Andrew Jones, son of Bruce and Kathy Moore of Longview. More...

Hospital Gala car raffle now under way

It may be the Christmas shopping season, but that means is it is a great time to purchase vehicle raffle tickets for the annual Laird Memorial Hospital Foundation Gala. More...

City council and KC look at Freeport

Kilgore College Board of Trustees and Kilgore City Council will address the Freeport Tax exemption Tuesday night in separate meetings. More...

Las Posadas celebration at Kilgore Library

Kilgoreites will have a chance to experience a traditional Mexican celebration at the Kilgore Public Library. More...

News

Runnin’ Rangers basketball at the Lions Club

It was a day of presentations at the Kilgore Lions Club on Thursday plus a visit from Scott Schumacher, men More...

Congress fails to pass funding for VA

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress refused to pass spending bills funding Veterans Affairs and new military construction projects, turning back a last-hours effort by Texas lawmakers Thursday to get the additional money approved. Rep. More...

CIVIC MEETINGS

Gregg County Commissioner More...

Advice & Entertainment

DEAR ABBY

Mom who

DEAR ABBY: I come from a family of seven kids that has been torn apart ever since the year our mother decided to leave our stepfather of 11 years to be with another woman. More...

HOROSCOPE

FORECAST FOR SUNDAY, DEC. 10, 2006 ARIES (March 21-April 19) Use the daytime for fun endeavors or enjoying time with a child. Later in the day, you might need to get a project completed or help someone in need. More...

CHITCHAT CORNER

When did this happen?

At what point did this happen, I had to ask myself last Saturday while having a leisurely dinner with a friend. A young man (Alvin) came up to the table and introduced himself to me. It seems he was an acquaintance of my friend More...

Sports

Sabine boys dominating tourneys; KHS girls start district play Tuesday

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

By the time this issue of the Kilgore News Herald hits the street, the Sabine High School boys basketball team might be champions of the Harleton tournament. More...

Smith: Knight deserving of wins record

COLLEGE BASKETBALL/ TEXAS TECH

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) More...

Smith overwhelming favorite to win Heisman

COLLEGE FOOTBALL/ THE HEISMAN TROPHY

EDITOR More...

Church News

WOM taught to Mariam Sunday School class

The Mariam Sunday School Class of Forest Home Baptist Church met Thursday, November 30, at the Willows Nursing Home, for their mission program, their monthly class meeting, and their noon meal. Mrs. More...

Good food and fun gifts for Builder’s Sunday School Class

The Builder More...

School news

CHANDLER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Third grade Students of the Month at Chandler Elementary School for November are (front row left to right) Taylor Waits, Olivia Ricks, Lupita Chico, Christopher Moye, Eu More...

KILGORE HEIGHTS STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Kindergarten Students of the Month for November at Kilgore Heights Elementary School are Zodi Driggers, Jayden Mankins, Sadee Poulson, Rusty Weller,Trey Jackson,Reed PresleyWesley Rutkowski, Jesus Navares, Kyle Stallard, Joshayla Conway, DrakePlunket More...

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