The search continues for a pair of Leon County jail inmates who escaped custody while working as part of a work crew Friday, Aug. 6, near Leon County Expo Center.
The Texas Education Agency will soon release scores for individual districts on the Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) test, and recently passed legislation and accompanying funds will ensure Freestone County schools are ready to support students who lost ground during the pandemic last year.
Last week we were missing several of our regular lunch guests due to doctors appointments, vacations – and the heat. We still are averaging a very nice crowd each day and have enjoyed some really great lunches.
Freestone county property owners can expect a postcard in the mail next week that provides a more user-friendly and up-to-date view of the property tax burden they can expect this year.
RIGHT: With a look of delight, 3-year-old Evie Morgan takes off down the slide at Friday’s festivities in Teague. She is the daughter of Jessica and Jason Morgan of Teague.