Make sure to see the all new 2017 Bowie News Business Directory included in today’s edition. Keep this guide handy as a reference for area business and merchants.
Samuel Colt rescues the future of his faltering gun company by winning a contract to provide the U.S. government with 1,000 of his .44 caliber revolvers.Before Colt began mass-producing his popular revolvers in 1847, handguns […]
The Montague County Tax Office and Vehicle Title and Registrations will close at noon on Jan. 10 for the installation of new equipment. The property tax department will be open.
SCORES District 3A-8 At Jacksboro Bowie girls 42, Jacksboro 33 Record: Bowie, 20-1, 4-0 Bowie boys 60, Jacksboro 24 Record: Bowie, 10-10, 2-0 Holliday 55, Nocona girls 38 Record: Nocona, 13-8, 1-3 Holliday 61, Nocona […]
Residents on Farm-to-Market Road 1225 near Turkey Creek Road and customers of the Amon Carter Water Supply District will be without water and under a boil under while a section of the main water line […]
On January 3, 1521, Pope Leo X issues the papal bull Decet Romanum Pontificem, which excommunicates Martin Luther from the Catholic Church. Martin Luther, the chief catalyst of Protestantism, was a professor of biblical interpretation […]
New Year’s Eve saw local firefighters battle a massive blaze that destroyed the old Bellmire Nursing Home property on Rock Street. Still smoldering in the daylight, Alonso Cruz captured these aerial photos with a drone […]