News
627 results total, viewing 581 - 600

FFA honor

Madisonville High School Senior Jewel Smith, right, works on plant identification with ag teacher Lynita Foster. more

Facing the voters

Republican candidates seeking to represent Texas District 8 in the U.S. House of Representatives answered questions Saturday night about taxes, immigration and health care – but discussion … more

Candidate forum

From left, candidates Steve Toth, Andre Dean and Craig McMichael answer questions from a crowd at the Madison County Tea Party meeting on Saturday. more

Smith seeks county commission seat

Editor’s Note: This is part of a weekly series of candidate profiles leading up to the March 1 election. Russell Smith is a fixture on the sidelines of just about any Madisonville High School … more

NZ meeting features two superintendents

NORTH ZULCH — Two superintendents facilitated last week’s North Zulch School Board meeting – and it appeared to go off without a hitch. Although Doug Devine has been on the job as interim … more

FFA student Smith picked for leadership role

Madisonville High School students get their fair share of reading, writing and arithmetic, but they also have opportunities to learn about the components in a gallon of milk, how to identify a plant … more

NZHS gets new pricipal

Rick Panter retired from school administration in June 2014 — but even at the time, he had a feeling it wouldn’t be long before he was back in the saddle. He revived his education career about … more

NZ hires temp superintendent

NORTH ZULCH – The North Zulch School Board has tapped former Iola ISD Superintendent Doug Devine to serve as an interim leader while they conduct a search for the permanent post. Morris Lyon … more

County limits handguns areas

The Madison County Commissioner’s Court took steps Monday to limit the areas of county property where people can carry firearms. The move was in response to the open carry law, which went into … more

Square stop signs approved

The city will begin the process to place stop signs at the intersection of Trinity and Elm streets by the courthouse square. Additionally, at some time in the future, the Texas Department of … more

Signing up

Representatives from Enroll Brazos Valley work with Madison County residents to secure insurance coverage during an open event held Saturday at the Truman Kimbro Center. more

School rankings outlined

Madisonville Curriculum Director Keith West presented the school board Monday with results of the annual Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR), generated by the Texas Education … more

Sheriff’s race features 3 GOP

Editor’s Note: This is part of a weekly series of candidate profiles leading up to the March 1 election. Madison County’s current sheriff is proud of the department he’s built – and hopes … more

Getting the word out

Large crowds didn’t flock to the Truman Kimbro Center in downtown Madisonville on Saturday, but those who showed were offered an opportunity they couldn’t pass up. Representatives with Enroll … more

District posts online surveys

The North Zulch school district wants to know how to better serve its students – and is asking parents to share their thoughts on how to better educate local youth. A survey on the district’s … more

Camilla Viator

Camilla Viator took the reins at Madisonville City Hall this week. more

Brady talks police issues

Law enforcement officials agree that communication between federal agencies and their local counterparts is a problem, one that hampers small sheriff’s offices and police departments. At a … more

Meet the new boss

If Camilla Viator had it her way, this story would be two sentences long. She doesn’t like to talk about herself or have her picture taken; she simply wants to go about the business of … more

Handgun law not license to shoot

Local law enforcement officials agree that a return to the gun-packin’ Wild West is not on the horizon, since the state’s new open carry handgun law went into effect Friday. In the last … more

Cindy Clark

Cindy Clark will start leading services this weekend at Church of the Epiphany in Calvert. more
« Prev | 1 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.