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Derrick Days: Schedules and a map to plan your weekend
There's plenty of Friday fun and a day full of activities Saturday to fill out the 2014 Derrick Days celebration.Continued ...
Waggoner to join Hall of Fame during Derrick Days
The Navarro County Historical Society will induct Ines Waggoner into its Hall of Fame at a ceremony to be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26. The induction is traditionally held along with Derrick Days festivities, to honor the rich oil heritage that is Navarro County.Continued ...
Woman indicted in child abuse case
The wife of one of two brothers sentenced to prison on charges of continuous sexual abuse of a child was herself indicted Thursday in connection with the same investigation.Continued ...
- Minor injuries in Highway 22 crash
- Name the Water Park Contest to debut at Derrick Days
- Derrick Days: Schedules and a map to plan your weekend
GC Bi-District Softball: Mildred rips Trinity 10-1
This was easy.Continued ...
Almost too easy.
It's going to get tougher on the road in the playoffs, and maybe that's why Mildred's 10-1 romp over Trinity in the opening game of the three-game series in the Class 2A bi-district round of the playoffs felt so good to the Lady Eagles.
GC Softball Bi-District roundup: BG beats New Waverly 3-2; Hubbard downs Itasca 5-3
It didn't end until Mariah Horner squeezed her glove and hauled in the final out of the game in right field on Thursday night in Madisonville, where Horner and the Blooming Grove Lady Lions hung on to beat New Waverly 3-2 in the opening games of a three-game series in the Class 2A bi-district playoffs.Continued ...
- GC Softball: Playoff Time
- Navarro Softball: Bulldogs split with Kilgore, win final home game
- GC Baseball: Kerens beats Cayuga 5-1, wins first district title since 1981
- GC Bi-District Softball: Mildred rips Trinity 10-1
The light within
Last week the small town of West, Texas marked one year since the devastating chemical explosion leveled a large section of the town killing fifteen and injuring more than 200.Continued ...
When 'breaking news' was fragile
The lesson, hammered by countless journalism teachers for century(s), was intended to be cattle-branded into minds of aspiring writers who would go forth to inform readers about what’s going on in the world. And it was emphasized that “getting it right” was preferable to “getting it first.”Continued ...
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- Salute to 'Mr. Derrick Days'
- The light within
Death Notices for 4-24-14
Jacky Ray McClain, 66, of Corsicana passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014.Continued ...
Delene Heifner, resident of Corsicana, passed away at her home on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the age of 74.Continued ...
Mabel C. Carpenter
Mabel Charline Barber Carpenter, 85, met her Maker on Friday, April 18, 2014 in Denton.Continued ...
- Mary Sue Bailey
- Harold Richard 'Rich' Johnson
- Death Notices for 4-24-14
Highly qualified only please
In our youth, fresh out of college, we are all so eager to enter the “grown up world” and start our careers. Which usually turns out to be our first job out of college, very rarely is your first job, ever your career.Continued ...
For the boys
It’s official, I have decided to not bring any of my nice decorative pieces out of hiding until my last little one is off to college.Continued ...
MTV Movie Awards big Hollywood studio plug-fest
LOS ANGELES — Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night's show cemented that change as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the madcap ceremony.Continued ...
- Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on late show
- Highly qualified only please