Bulletin Board


Community Activities

TCDC to meet

The Troup Community Development Corporation is meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22. The meeting is open to the public and residents are encouraged to attend. A seat on the TCDC board remains open and interested parties can find an application at www.trouptexas.org under the tab, “apply to serve on city board or commission.” TCDC can also be found on facebook at Troup Community Development Corporation.

TWCO to meet

The Troup Women’s Civic Organization will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, in the Cameron J. Jarvis Library. Sandra Dugan, master gardener, will present the program on gardening. The public is welcome to attend.


Republic Services in Whitehouse picks up recycling on Wednesday. Recyclable items include paper, newspaper, cardboard, plastic, aluminum cans and tin cans. 

Troup has a self-service recycling receptacle. The Allied Waste Recycling bin is located at the corner of W. Bradford and N. Georgia.

Jam session and sing along

Jam session and sing along runs from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each Friday. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Acoustic instruments only. Music includes Country, Bluegrass and Gospel. TASCA members are free. Guests are $1 each. TASCA is located at 10495 CR 2167 (Jim Russell Rd), in Whitehouse. 

American Legion weekly events

American Legion in Troup at 301 Magnolia has pool tournaments beginning at 7 p.m. each Wednesday night. 

Senior Activities

The Tyler Area Senor Citizens Association is open to the public, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. TASCA’s schedule includes the following events: 

Thursday, Jan 18: Pinochle, 9 a.m.; Line dance, 9 a.m., 42 group (straight), 12:30 p.m.; Hand and Foot, 12:30 p.m.; Mah Jongg, 12:30; Beginner bridge, 1 p.m. 

Friday, Jan. 19: Coffee social group; 9:30 a.m., Fitness exercise with Certified Instructor for Older Adults, 9:30 a.m.; Practice bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Sing along/jamming, 1:30 p.m. 

Monday, Jan. 22: Coffee social group, 9:30 a.m.; 42 group, 12 p.m.; Mah Jongg, 1 p.m.; Beginner Bridge, 1:30 p.m.

 Tuesday, Jan. 23: “84” group, 8:45 a.m.; Ballroom dance lessons, 11 a.m.; Joker and Hand & Foot, 12:30 p.m.; Bridge, 12:30 p.m. Mexican train, 5:45 p.m.; Ballroom dance lessons, 7:30-8:30 p.m. 

Wednesday, Jan. 24: Fitness exercise with Certified Instructor for Older Adults, 9:30 a.m.; 42 group, 9:30 a.m.; Writing workshop, 12 p.m.; Bridge, 12:30 p.m. 

The TASCA activity center is located at 10495 CR 2167 in Whitehouse. For more information on TASCA events or activities call (903) 871-3217 or email info@tasca.org.


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