LaCharles Bass, described as an exemplary and dedicated worker, is Freestone Medical Center’s 2021 Employee of the Year.
Underclassmen at Teague High School were recognized at individual ceremonies for each grade last week, with awards for attendance, honor roll achievements, UIL competition and excellence in class were handed out by administrators, counselors and teachers.
Honored last week at Boggy Masonic Lodge in Teague, from left, are Perla Arriaga, recipient of the John Kevin Bell Jr. Memorial Scholarship; Lodge Scholarship winner Kadence Russell; Mirabeau B. Lamar Education Award recipient and retiring THS teacher and coach Ron Lackey; and Lodge Scholarship winners Laynee Pickett, Sadie Isbell and Andrew Tucker. Not pictured is Jarrett Bodine. See the story, Page 3. Photo by Mary Cryer Awalt/ Teague Chronicle
Teague residents will have a new mayor and two new aldermen, as all three challengers defeated the incumbents in the municipal election Saturday, May 7.
Freestone County Commissioners are pursuing an opportunity to use a private road to access County Road 355 in the southern part of the county to transport heavy equipment.