Exactly four weeks after a teenage gunman armed with a semiautomatic rifle massacred 19 elementary schoolers and two teachers in Uvalde, the U.S. Senate voted 64-34 Tuesday night to advance a bipartisan compromise that, if enacted, would become the first major legislation on gun safety since 1994.
The third annual Juneteenth In The Park on Saturday in Teague featured a vivid celebration of the date a Union Army general proclaimed freedom for enslaved people in Texas in 1865.
The 92nd Annual Teague 4th of July Rodeo, a threeday event, is June 30 and July 1-2. Entries for events close Sunday, June 26.
ABOVE: Rachel Lewis of Fairfield 4H exhibited the Grand Champion Steer at the 2022 Freestone County Fair. R Construction purchased the steer for $20,000.
Teague’s Ketch Weaver will perform his trick-roping show for the first time ever in his hometown Thursday when he highlights the 92nd Annual Mexia Rodeo put on by the Mexia Area Chamber of Commerce.