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NZVFD gets gift of pumper

NORTH ZULCH - North Zulch Volunteer Fire Department received a life-saving gift last week - a fire engine. The Retreat Volunteer Fire Department donated unit 4981, a 1972 Mack CF pumper … more

Warrants issued in fatal car crash

Following the investigation of the March 18 fatal accident on E. Main St. in Madisonville, the grand jury issued a subpoena for the toxicology report on Matthew B. Driskell. The toxicology report, … more

North Zulch board discusses school safety

A small sample of North Zulch residents believe that the school district is safe but should place more emphasis on meaningful and relevant education, a consultant told the school board last … more

Madisonville resident dies in crash

BRYAN — A 45-year-old Madisonville man was killed Monday in a one-vehicle crash on Highway 21 just east of Earl Rudder Freeway. At 11:15 a.m., officers from the Bryan Police Department, as well … more

Crash hits close to home

Ben Wiggins acknowledges that it was a little unconventional that his best friend was a female. But then again it wasn’t that weird because the best friend was Sunday. She was special. “My … more

Crash claims life on Main Street

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, approximately 11:30am, a fatal auto accident occurred, killing one and injuring two others.  Thirty-four year old, Matthew B. Driskell, of Madisonville, Texas was … more

County discusses voting system

Madison County voters will have a new voting system, contingent upon federal and state certification of the HART system. The Madison County Commissioner’s Court approved purchase of the new … more

Vintage Finds on the Madisonville Square

There’s a little something for everyone at Vintage Finds, located on the west side of the square in downtown Madisonville.  Whether it’s a taste of something new, like the olive oil made … more

New construction

Construction continues at Madisonville schools on May Street. more

Lake View Baptist hosts musical

Jarrod Bryd, member of the Lake View Baptist Brotherhood reflected on the meaning behind the 15th Annual Black History Month Musical, which took place at Lake View Church on Saturday. “The … more

Cook joins Meteor staff

Gary Cook joined The Meteor last week as publisher and advertising director. Cook comes from Ely, Nev., where he served as publisher and ad director of three weekly newspapers. He also has worked … more

Runoff election scheduled

While the March primary election essentially settled local races for county sheriff and Precinct 1 commissioner, there are several state-level races that will need to be decided in a runoff … more

Army worms invade after summer rains

The recent showers have brought out an increase in the army worm population. This seemingly small insect can do big damage to crops and hay fields overnight when conditions are right. The army worm … more

K-9 assists with marijuana seizure

What started as a routine stop on Friday, Feb. 3 for DPS Trooper Steve Brockman developed into an arrest and seizure of 35 pounds of marijuana and a 9mm handgun, according to police record. The … more

Mustangs lose on senior night

The Madisonville Mustangs lost to the Bellville Brahmas 63-14 Friday night. The Mustangs said goodbye to seven seniors as they played their final home game. They didn’t want to say goodbye to … more

Back to School: Administrators pleased with first day

Principals at the campuses throughout Madison County said the first day of school was a success. “It was the best in years,” said Superintendent Keith Smith. “We were teaching on day one. … more

Area Digest Jan. 10, 2018

Recycling offered On Saturday, Jan. 27, the City of Madisonville will host Electronic Recycling from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at City Hall. This is a chance to discard old electronics such as cell … more

Lions Club Gun Show

Buyers and sellers gathered on Saturday and Sunday at the Truman Kimbro Center for the Madisonville Noon Lion’s Club gun show.  more

New industrial park possible

The Madison County Industrial Park is now full and offering numerous employment opportunities, prompting the local Economic Development Corporation to seek more land to add a second business … more

A life of service

The adage goes it’s not what you gather, but what you scatter, and Rita Slaughter-Davis scattered her time, her resources, her love, her talent and her energy in Madison County for 77 … more
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