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Archive for: June 5th, 2019

Former Ennis player, Chandler, named BG coach

Blooming Grove posted a 22-29 record with Lawrence Williams at the wheel, twice making the playoffs. He resigned after a 5-5 mark last fall and is now an assistant coach at DeSoto. He will be remembered for leading the Lions to a district title, their first in football since 1977 according to the Corsicana Daily […]

‘Let there be …’ lightning bugs

During my childhood, the lengthening days of spring which gave way to summer were thick with humidity and with opportunity. Lightning bugs affirmed the approach of June, July and August when the school doors would close, and the refrigerator doors would open wide with lemonade and Jell-O. It was a magical time. That is why […]

Ernest Tubb

Jim Templin recalls an interesting story of another local boy who hit the big time, only in a more legitimate way – Ernest Tubb. But the future musician didn’t impress at least one neighbor, a rancher, who warned Ernest’s dad: “That damn guitar’s going to be the ruin of that boy.”

Johnny Elix

Johnny Elix, 63, passed away on May 30, 2019. Viewing will be held on Friday, June 7, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Superior Care Funeral Home in Corsicana and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Superior Care Funeral Home Chapel in Ennis. Service will be held on Saturday, June 8, at […]

Virginia Widner Clary 1957-2019

Virginia Widner Clary, 61, of Andrews, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019, in Andrews. Family and friends was gather to celebrate her life at 2 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2019, at a family directed memorial service at Paul and Michele Williams residence, 1600 NE Mustang Drive, in Andrews, with Joe Alaniz of Andrews officiating. […]

In tune with faith

The Worship Team at Ennis’ Tabernacle Baptist Church will release an album of original worship songs on Friday, June 14. Brandon Hixson is the worship pastor at the church but he has also served as primary song writer and producer for the recording. The album titled Surrender has taken over a year to write, record […]

Daily Horoscope – Gemini – June 5, 2019

A desire to help others is honorable and can bring you in contact with people who are knowledgeable and well-connected. Gather as much information as possible, and use your intelligence to impress others, but don’t give away your secrets, ideas or heart too readily. Trust must be earned GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — You will […]

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