Street paving begins in countyseat of Montague

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This week paving of roads in the community of Montague began by precinct three, assisted by precinct four. Wednesday the crews were laying rock on several of the shorter straight streets in town. Commissioner Mark […]

County libraries prepare for summer reading

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Summer reading programs are ready to go at the three Montague County libraries with the theme “On your mark, get set, read!” The focus of the free Texas Summer Reading program is to encourage reading […]

Johnson signs Civil Rights Act

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On this day in 1964, U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signs into law the historic Civil Rights Act in a nationally televised ceremony at the White House. In the landmark 1954 case Brown v. Board […]

Driver jumps curb, hits store window

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Olin Lee Taylor Jr., Bowie, was uninjured when his pickup truck jumped the curb at the corner of Tarrant and Smythe Thursday evening about 5:45 p.m. The store received only one broken plate glass window […]

OUTDOORS: Pollinators are useful

07/01/2016 0

Texans recently celebrated National Pollinator Week – celebrating the importance of birds, bees, butterflies and bats. These animals help Texas’ ecosystem and economy in many ways. Roughly one-third of all the food we consume is […]

LOCAL: Bowie girls’ basketball camp

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The Bowie High School girls’ basketball team served as instructors during a minicamp at Bowie Junior High School from June 20-22. Girls from kindergarten through fourth grade will learn the proper fundamentals of shooting, dribbling, […]

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Montague County sandwich

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Nocona’s Emma Meekins and Hope Phipps sandwich Bowie’s Taylor Martin for the ball during Tuesday’s summer league game here in Bowie. Summer league wrapped up this past week. (News photo by Eric Viccaro) 

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