Commissioners go back and forth on tax rate

08/12/2014 0

At first it looked like Montague County taxpayers might go without a tax rate increase for 2014, but commissioners may be considering that vote to stay with the effective rate for the 2014-15 budget. Commissioners […]

Bowie ISD proposes 2014 tax rate

08/08/2014 0

Bowie ISD Trustees will consider a 2014 tax rate in an Aug. 29 hearing at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday night, the board approved setting the tax rate at $1.1832 per $100 in property value, which is […]

Montague County finalizes its 2015 budget

08/08/2014 0

Montague County Commissioners will consider the proposed 2014 tax rate and 2014-15 budget, and set public hearings for both items when they meet at 9 a.m. Aug. 11. The court has been hammering out the […]

Meet the parent events planned

08/08/2014 0

It is back to school time and all the Montague County school districts, and Bellevue has scheduled their Meet the Parent events. See the full schedule in your weekend News.

County Jail inmate’s death ruled suicide

08/05/2014 0

The death of a 28-year-old James McGowan, who was found dead in his Montague County Jail Cell on July 29, has been ruled a suicide. Officials with the Texas Rangers, who are investigating the death, […]

Saint Jo ISD readies 1:1 device launch

08/05/2014 0

Saint Jo ISD is taking the next big step in its 1:1 device plan by purchasing nearly 200 iPads and Chromebooks for students in grades three to 12 in the new school year. SJISD Superintendent […]

Bowie City Council throws out petition

08/05/2014 0

Bowie City Council Tuesday night took no action on a pair of petitions that asked the council to rescind pending Oct. 1 water and wastewater rate hikes. Mayor Gene Brown said the council would take […]

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