Brookshire Brothers stands on the pillars of being good people, serving good food and doing good deeds in the communities where we live and work. The pillars are also what the company uses to judge character in hiring and retaining employees. Jason Walthall manages and runs the Brookshire Brothers location in Teague.
The Freestone County Sheriff’s Office detained a subject following a traffic stop Wednesday night, March 25. Lieutenant Robert Willis and Deputy Mike Darby initiated a traffic stop on State Highway 84 in Teague for a traffic violation. Following a computer check, a passenger in the vehicle was found to have an active parole warrant. A personal search revealed he was in possession of methamphetamine and benzodiazepine pills. The man was arrested without incident and transported to the Freestone County Jail.
In the late afternoon Wednesday, March 25, the Senate and House passed a $2 trillion economic stimulus package that would increase funding for state and local governments, federal agencies and hospitals to help with the response to the COVID-19 crisis.
“The last week has been incredibly difficult for our campus. We hugged our kids and told them we will see them in a week; have an amazing spring break… not knowing it’d be longer than just a few days before we would see our kids again,” Teague Elementary Principal Crystal Adams said the week after spring break.
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.