‘Shelter in place:’
Teague FFA builds two picnic tables
FCSO and TPD respond to COVID-19
House in flood zone to be elevated with aid from grant
Tournament brings funds in memory of local, for students
Tournament brings funds in memory of local, for students


‘Shelter in place:’

City of Teague Mayor James Monks on Tuesday issued a “Shelter in Place” order that went into effect at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 25. The order will continue to be in effect until 4:59 p.m.

Teague ISD plans for absences ahead

In response to a statewide executive order, Teague ISD extended spring break for another week while staff and educators work diligently to prepare both an online curriculum and assemble a meal plan

FCSO and TPD respond to COVID-19

“We’ve responded to the coronavirus as recommended by the state for our jail facility,” said Sheriff Jeremy Shipley, in response to a question about how the Freestone County Sheriff’s Office is res




Eagles take flight over Lions, 9-8

The Teague Lions lost a key victory to rival Fairfield despite a previous win over the Eagles, final score 9-8.

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The mighty Teague Lion High School Band earned straight ones from all six judges, as well as the Sweepstakes Award, at the UIL Sight Reading & Concert Competition last Friday.

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Baseball season is heating up for the Teague Lions, with several wins under their belts. The varsity team maintained a lead over the Fairfield Eagles for most of the matchup Monday, March 2.


Ed Sterling

AUSTIN — Texas is more invested every day in promoting increased and thorough hand washing, disinfecting surfaces and social distancing to reduce cases of the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus, C

As the old saying goes, now we’re in it. With the collapse of all life the way it used to be, we are now in a Minsky Moment.



Frances Irene Epperson, 89 of Fairfield passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020. She was born April 8, 1930 in North Platte, Nebraska to Clifford Scott and Vera Lawhorn Scott.


Margaret McAdams passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Teague Nursing Home. A memorial service will be announced at a later time.


Dennis Wodtke was born in Campbell Hill, Illinois, on April 9, 1953. He passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at his residence in Jewett.

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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Parade of Lights in Teague on December 7, 2017.

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