News

Quilter challenges herself all the way to a blue ribbon

Long-time Freestone County quilter Cynthia Allen had a blue-ribbon entry this year at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Quilt Contest – after spending six months piecing and 40 hours quilting he

Roping a scholarship

Rodeo runs in the background and through the veins of Teague High School senior Kendal Turner, who committed last week to join the Hill College Rebels rodeo team in Hillsboro.

The 2021 Freestone County Fair, themed “Back in the Saddle,” returns to its traditional form this year after a somewhat abbreviated schedule during last year’s pandemic conditions.

 

 

Sports

THS honors its top athletes for 2020-21 school year

Coaches, athletes and their families enjoyed a gathering last week to celebrate the top athletes of the year, including Most Valuable Players, Lion Heart Award winners and the 2021 Teague High Scho

The Teague Lions baseball season came to an end Tuesday, April 27, with a 10-0 loss to Franklin.

Lady Lions fall to Academy in Bi-District, ending season

The Teague Lady Lions fell 9-4 to the Little River Academy Lady Bumblebees on Thursday night and 9-5 on Friday night in the Bi-District Championship at Whitney High School.

Columns

‘Constitutional carry’ bill close to becoming law

It is a near certainty that Texans will be allowed to carry handguns without a license in the near future as House Bill 1927 passed both chambers and heads to a conference committee to hash out ame

I pray that all the moms had a great Mother’s Day. I enjoyed dinner with my Mama over the weekend. My Mama means the world to me, and she has helped me become the man I am today.

Scientific American describes my mother to a T.

Obituaries

CHARLIE JAMES WYCHE

Graveside services for Charlie James Wyche, 77, of Grand Saline, will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 17, at the DFW National Cemetery.

Billy G. Wren

Graveside services for Billy G. Wren, 85, were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, at Union Cemetery in Freestone. Brother Dale Hergett officiated.

RobeRt M. SchMidt

Robert M. Schmidt, 76, of Fairfield, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021, in Fairfield. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at Woodland Cemetery near Kirvin with Mr.

Photo Galleries

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The Teague fourth of July Rodeo, June 28-30, 2018.

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The Teague Rodeo Parade took place at 6 p.m. on June 28, 2018.

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