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Continuing a trend from the past few months, Lindale’s sales tax revenue inched closer to the plus side of the ledger according to figures released recently by Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s office. Lindale’s sales tax return was minus .94 percent, compared to last month’s minus 1.42 percent. more
Smith County officials met with eight veterans in Lindale Monday evening to inform them of what services the Smith County Veteran Services Office provides. The third of four planned veterans outreach meetings was held at the Kinzie Community Center in Lindale. Commissioner Terry Phillips serves the northern portion of Smith County and said a few words to the group, and introduced Smith County Veteran Services Officer Mike Roark and Assistant Veteran Services Officer Catherine Thomas. The officers talked about how their office helps local veterans and their families. more
Dr. Cliff Boucher, who is serving as Dean of TJC North in Lindale, has been named Dean for the School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Tyler Junior College, school publicity officials announced. He assumed the additional duties on July 18. At TJC, Boucher also served as Chair and Professor for the Department of Life Sciences and President of the Faculty Senate. In addition to his work at TJC, he has taught at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, the University of Michigan, Harvard University Medical School and UT Tyler. more
Kerry Wayland Hicks, 51, of Lindale was killed after the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a pickup Wednesday morning (July 18) five miles northeast of Chandler on Farm to Market Road 317, according to Sgt. Jean Dark of the Texas Department of Public Safety. more
Smith County officials met with about 25 veterans Monday (July 9) at VFW Post 1799 on Rhones Quarter Road in Tyler to inform them of what services the Smith County Veteran Services Office provides. Lindale’s Kinzie Community Center, 912 Mount Sylvan Road, will host the third meeting Thursday, July 16 beginning at 5:30 p.m. more
Nichole Kelsey Wood, 18, of Lindale has pleaded guilty to felony assault against a public servant stemming from a November incident in which she hit a Lindale police officer while fleeing in his vehicle. In addition to the felony assault charge, Wood was charged with escape causing bodily injury. more
A “Sanderson Way Career Interest Session’’ for those seeking employment with Sanderson Farms’ planned poultry processing facilities in Lindale and East Texas, is scheduled for Wednesday, July 18 and Thursday, July 19 in Tyler, company officials announced. Wednesday’s and Thursday’s sessions will be 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. at Tyler Junior College’s West Campus at 1530 South SW Loop 323. more
Smith County Commissioners approved a consulting agreement between the county and Shawn Markmann for professional consulting services related to the operation and management of the Smith County Animal Shelter during their regular weekly meeting on Tuesday, July 10. more
The Lindale ISD Board of Trustees has been selected by the Region 7 Education Service Center as “Regional School Board of the Year’’ for 2018, LISD publicity officials announced. LISD’s board will now serve as the regional representative in this year’s Texas Association of School Administrators School Board Awards Program. The TASA will announce the five Texas Honor School Boards on Aug. 10, 2018. more
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar recently revised the Certification Revenue Estimate, announcing better than expected revenue growth in fiscal 2018 and an improved economic outlook for fiscal 2019. In a recent letter to state leadership, Hegar said the state will have $110.17 billion in General Revenue-Related funds available for general purpose spending for the 2018-19 biennium, resulting in a projected fiscal 2019 ending balance of $2.67 billion, an increase from the $94 million ending balance projected in the October 2017 CRE. more
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