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County OKs purchase of new voting system

4 days ago

The Smith County Commissioners Court voted Tuesday (Oct. 9) to purchase a new voting system that will ensure the integrity of elections in Smith County going forward, and replace aging voting equipment that is currently being used.

Early voting begins Oct. 22; LISD bond election on ballot

4 days ago

Early voting for the Nov. 6 midterm electons will begin at 8 a.m., Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 at the Lillie Russell Memorial Library in Lindale and continue through Friday, Nov. 2, county officials announced. Monday through Friday early voting hours (Oct. 22-26) are 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday (Oct. 27) hours are 7 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday (Oct. 28), 12 noon-5 p.m.

Junior high wins three of four against Boulter

4 days ago

Three of the four Lindale Junior High School volleyball teams secured wins this past Thursday (Oct. 11) at Boulter Middle School in Tyler. The 7th grade B team bested Boulter, 25-2 and 25-10; the 7th grade A team fell by 21-25, 25-14 and 24-26; the 8th grade B team won 25-12 and 25-14 and the 8th grade A team won 25-20 and 25-13.

Fisheries Center plans “Halloween at the Hatchery’’

4 days ago

Officials with the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center have announced a night of family-friendly games and activities beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25 at TFFC. The “Halloween at the Hatchery’’ event is the TFFC’s way of giving East Texas families a safe place to go trick-or-treating outdoors while also raising money for charity.

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