From one end of Lindale to the other, bulldozers are pushing dirt, workers are smoothing concrete and hammers are ringing. For Lindale Mayor Jeff Daugherty all this activity means one thing: progress.
Interstate 20 eastbound at Toll 49 was reopened Monday afternoon (July 9) after a seven hour closure caused by an 18-wheeler crash, Texas Department of Transportation officials said.
Lindale Community Theater’s summer production premiered Friday, July 6, with the 2005 Broadway Tony award, and Drama Desk award winning book of a musical, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.’’ This hilarious, heart-warming musical comedy was written by playwright Rachel Sheinkin, conceived by Rebecca Feldman, with music and lyrics by William Finn,and directed by LCT Executive Director, Tim Mitchiner. Act I takes us into a typical middle school gymnasium where we are introduced to the three officials in charge of the Bee competition.
Mustard Seed Ministries’ volunteers picked up two truck and trailer loads of surplus computer equipment donated by Smith County this week, said county public information officer Casey Murphy. On Tuesday (May 29), the Smith County Commissioners Court approved the county’s donation to the nonprofit organization that refurbishes computer equipment for local school children.
The Tyler Historic Preservation Board designated Smith County’s Crescent Laundry Building as a Tyler Historic Landmark.