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Dale Hedrick, a Kilgore man who has worked for years to repeal a Rusk County school tax he describes as unfair, asked KISD school board members to use revenue from the tax to create a scholarship fund for students who live in Rusk County and graduate from Kilgore High School.

The last of the old turf at R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium was rolled up Monday as the surface is being prepped for continued renovations. The resurfacing of the playing field and new turf is part of scheduled maintenance that was not included in the 2021 bond renovations, but was scheduled …

The Kilgore Lions Club honored two Kilgore High School students at a recent meeting for earning recognition as Students of the Month for May. Students receive the awards based on their academic performance, extracurricular activities and individual achievements.

Kilgore ISD school board members applauded and recognized the top 10 honor graduates of the class of 2022 in front of friends, family and fellow students at an end-of-the-year meeting last week.

The Kilgore High School graduating class of 2022 received their diplomas at R.E. St. John Stadium Friday night, embarking on the next journey in their lives with fanfare, cheering crowds and a small return to normalcy after years of socially distanced commencement exercises.

Sabine Middle School has announced its students of the month. They are, back row, Cora Cline, Bailey Pierce, Madison Pierce, Gaby Resendiz, Dakota Wick, Marley Matthews, Hannah Hampton, Cooper Sampson, Heather Phelps, Adam Loftis, front row, Breanna Hill, Sadie Loftis and Emma Gummear.