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Troup resident among women to be honored

3 days ago

Five area women will be recognized for their contributions to Cherokee County communities during a Tuesday, March 27, luncheon that begins at noon at the Norman Activity Center, 526 E. Commerce St., in Jacksonville. The local event was launched in 2014 as an observance of National Women’s History Month and is hosted by Cherokee County Women with Purpose.

Woman arrested after sending threatening email to sheriff’s office

3 days ago

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office recently arrested a woman who reportedly made a terroristic threat via email against the law enforcement organization. According to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, the organization received an email on Monday, March 5, through its website. An investigation into the matter began quickly after the email’s sender made references to blowing up the building.

Smith Co. Appraisal District reminds businesses to render taxable property

3 days ago

If you own tangible personal property that is used to produce income, you must file a rendition with the Smith County Appraisal District. A rendition is a report that lists all the taxable property you owned or controlled on Jan. 1 of this year. Property includes inventory and equipment used by a business. Owners do not have to render exempt property, such as church property or an agriculture producer’s equipment used for farming.


    • Tyler Aggie Moms to host scholarship auction, dinner

      3 days ago

      Tyler Aggie Moms have announced the first of what they hope will become an annual fund-raiser event. The scholarship dinner and silent auction is scheduled for Tuesday, March 27, at Hollytree Country Club, (6700 Hollytree Drive in Tyler). Congressman Louie Gohmert, who serves in the US House of Representatives from Texas District 1, is slated to be the guest speaker at the event. Gohmert received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M and is expected to share some stories from his time in Aggieland.

    • Congratulations on a job well done

      3 days ago

    • TISD names lone finalist for top job

      Wednesday, March 14