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Pool Chapel Baptist Church revival Pool Chapel Baptist Church will host their annual revival Aug. 27-29, 7:30 p.m. each night at 1008 N McIver St. in Madisonville. Revival minister Rev. A.C. Clark … more
Burn Bans are now in effect for Grimes and many nearby counties, please be diligent in observing these restrictions and safety measures. more
The following information is the second part of a summer rerun, from what appeared in the Meteor three years ago this month. It continues the fiery story of Madison County’s courthouses. more
It’s that time of year. The streets are busier in the early morning and then again in the mid-afternoon hours as busses and parents whisk our youth to and from school. more
Girl Scout recruitment rally Girl Scout Troop # 9504 will hold a recruitment rally at Madisonville Elementary School from 5:30-7 p.m. on Aug. 29. The Troop – which actually encompasses two … more
School starts Aug. 21, marking the end of summer, if not the heat. more
The following information is a summer rerun, from what appeared in the Meteor three years ago this month. Locals who were here 60 or more years ago have memories of the courthouse that graced our Town Square before the current one. Several photos of that previous one hang in the Museum. Usually they catch new visitors’ eyes right off the bat. It was totally different than our current one. For many of us, a fascination stems from the proverb “We don’t appreciate what we have until it is gone.” more
Hats off to those Midway Farris gals, Riley and Faith! They stomped the competition at the recent 13 and under American Quarter Horse Youth Association World Championship Show and now own the titles of AQHYA World Champion and Reserve World Champion. more
(NAPSI)—When it comes to home entertainment, one of the latest innovations in TV viewing is really one of the oldest: the antenna—and budget-conscious consumers are thrilled. How It … more
“Her Secret Son” by Hannah Mary McKinnon (NAPSI)—How far would you go to protect the ones you love…when they may not be yours to protect? Tightly paced and brimming with … more
(NAPSI)—The healthfulness of school lunches is one of the top three parental concerns of this school season, according to a recent survey conducted by OnePoll. The survey covered a number of … more
We have been offering refreshing and uplifting Christian films at Faith Outreach Christian Center in Navasota for the last 20 months. Our next film, “Breakthrough” will be screened at 5 p.m. Sunday. Please plan to join us and please encourage your friends and neighbors to attend with you and your family. You can find more information about Faith Outreach on their webpage, www.foccministries.com. more
Rock Hounds Etc. August Meeting The Rock Hounds Etc. will have their monthly meeting 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at the First United Methodist Church on 102 South McIver street. A sign will be outside the … more
Happy belated birthday to Mr. Durrell Gray. Mr. Gray turned 91 years young July 24 and somehow we missed his birthday earlier! more
[Editor’s note: This is the second in an occasional series about travel destinations from Madison County easily made in a day. Future installments will include fun family trips, educational opportunities and state landmarks.] Only in Texas would residents drive about 70 miles for ice cream and not be branded a lunatic. more
This is the first of a planned series of articles by Don Grooms, Madisonville code compliance officer, to help the citizens and property owners in town have a better understanding of city ordinances. more
Recently I thought maybe I was wasting time and ink, writing about events already documented. Therefore, I chose here to sniff old newspaper ink and delve into microfilm, in search of things that may bring fond memories. more
Iola ISD will hold an Iola Science Camp from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, for kids in first through fifth grade. Proceeds from the camp, which costs $50 per camper, will be used to purchase science supplies for the high school science lab. Please make checks payable to Iola ISD. Payment is due on the first day of camp. Campers should bring a sack lunch each day to camp. Contact Krisha Goodney with any questions at kgoodney@iolaisd.net. more
The Bedias Civic Club will meet at 6 p.m. tomorrow at the Bedias Civic Center. All area residents are encouraged to attend and participate in all civic club activities. Please bring something to share for our community potluck and enjoy an interesting program, too. more
Genealogy Weekend at Huntsville Library The Huntsville Public Library and the Walker County Genealogical Society will host the seventh annual Frances Sprott Goforth Memorial Genealogy Weekend on … more
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