Ready, set, shop and save!

08/08/2015 0

This year shoppers will save an estimated $87 million in state and local sales taxes during the annual tax holiday Aug. 7-9. This has been an annual event since 1999. The law exempts most clothing, […]

Bowie ISD proposes no change to tax rate

08/08/2015 0

Bowie School Trustees met Wednesday and set hearing dates to adopt the proposed 2015 tax rate and the 2015-16 proposed budget. Both items will be considered in a 7 a.m. Aug. 31 called board meeting.The […]

City of Bowie proposes $18.6 million budget

08/08/2015 0

The City of Bowie proposes an operational budget of $18,681,158 for 2015-16, which is $624,000 less than last year’s. City council members went through their Tuesday night meeting as a public hearing on the budget […]

Families attend Community Health Fair

08/07/2015 0

A large crowd attended Thursday evening’s Community Health Fair at Advanced Rehabilitation and Healthcare. There were several free health screenings including an eye check as shown here. There also were lots of information booths and […]

Soldiers help stop spread of the fire

08/05/2015 0

A 2014 Bowie High School graduate, now serving the United States Marine Corps, was one of nine soldiers involved in helping save the lives of two people when the camper they were pulling caught on […]

Youngsters view bats from Bat World Sanctuary

08/04/2015 0

Kate Rugroden, director of special projects for Bat World Sanctuary showed youngsters at the Bowie Library Summer Reading program final program last week different types of bats, like the one shown in her hand in […]

Bowie ISD Board to consider 2015 tax rate

08/01/2015 0

Bowie School Trustees will meet in called session at 7 a.m. Aug. 5 to consider a tax rate and schedule the public hearings required for the rate and budget. Superintendent Steven Monkres and Finance Director […]

Police believe child accidentally drown

08/01/2015 1

Bowie Police are investigating the tragic death of a one-year-old girl who appears to have accidentally drowned in the bathtub. Assistant Police Chief Kent Stagg said an emergency call was received at 8:14 p.m. on […]

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