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Wildcats Swat Yellowjackets Scoring 28 to 26

October 20, 2018 admin 0
Waskom Friday Night Football in District 11-3A Division II, in Elysian Fields was action-packed, a comeback kid story of offensive football, with outstanding gridiron exchanges for both offenses with fumbles and breakaway touchdowns. The Yellowjackets […]
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Waskom Library Celebrates 20 Year anniversary

October 18, 2018 admin 0
The Waskom Public Library will host a reception on Monday, October 22 at 5:30 the library celebrating its 20 year anniversary. The public is invited to attend this event honoring the many community contributions which […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in October

September 29, 2018 admin 0
“The Hootens” are welcoming the fall with the October installment of their ongoing Gospel Concert Series, which is taking place on the first Saturday of every month. This talented family of Southern and Contemporary Gospel […]
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Waskom Chamber of Commerce Howdeo Festival

September 25, 2018 admin 0
The Waskom Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the First Annual Howdeo Festival, which is set to take place on October 5-6, 2018. The Howdeo is a beloved festival from the 80’s, which is being brought back […]
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Northeast Texas Habitat for Humanity Orientation Meetings

September 24, 2018 admin 0
Northeast Texas Habitat for Humanity partners with low-income families who are living in inadequate, unsafe, unaffordable and/or overcrowded housing to build simple, safe and decent homes. The community provides volunteerism and donations in the form […]
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City of Waskom Survey

September 19, 2018 admin 0
Please assist the City in gathering public comments for an upcoming grant application through the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for the Waskom-Taylor City Park. Your opinion is important and much needed during the planning […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Labor Day Weekend

August 26, 2018 admin 0
The Hootens are returning to Waskom with their Gospel Concert Series. This talented family of Southern and Contemporary Gospel singers is renown in the region. Their inspirational concerts bring joy and excitement to the Waskom […]
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Waskom ISD Sports Schedule

August 7, 2018 admin 0
Kicking off the new school year that started on August 20, 2018, the community can look forward to the multitude of forthcoming sports events. WASKOM WILDCATS 2018 Varsity Football Schedule DATE OPPONENT PLACE TIME August […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in August

August 3, 2018 admin 0
The Hootens are returning to Waskom with their Gospel Concert Series. This talented family of Southern and Contemporary Gospel singers is renown in the region. Their inspirational concerts bring joy and excitement to the Waskom […]
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Waskom Soccer Camp Week Finale

July 22, 2018 admin 0
Waskom’s Iglesia Bautista Hispana de Waskom, Pastor Juan Puente and First Baptist Church of Waskom’s Dr. Ivy Shelton brought to their community a week of soccer training for boys and girls, ages 6 – 14. […]
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Vacation Bible Schools across the Ark-LA-Tex

July 22, 2018 admin 0
At home in the school room at the Waskom Independent School District, Superintendent Jimmy Cox keeps the spirit of excellence ever flowing forward. The Lutheran Church of Bossier City, Louisiana is home to the WISD […]
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USPS to Sponsor Passport Fairs in East Texas

July 19, 2018 admin 0
To ensure U.S. citizens are prepared to travel abroad this summer, the U.S. Postal Service will be hosting multiple passport fairs at locations across East Texas, in the USPS Dallas District. Appointments are not required, […]
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Waskom 4-H Club Runway Fashion Show

July 11, 2018 admin 0
The Waskom 4-H Club celebrated its First Annual DIY Camp with a runway, getaway fashion show at the Waskom Middle School on July 11, 2018. The event was sponsored by the Marshall, Texas Elks Lodge, […]
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Waskom FUMC Vacation Bible School

July 10, 2018 admin 0
The United Methodist Church put together an amazing series of lessons for its unique, “Vacation Bible School,” which started with a “Rolling River Rampage: Experience a ride of a lifetime with God”. Parents stood in […]
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Waskom Library Summer Reading Program

July 6, 2018 admin 0
Story-telling and reading books make our children grow and mature in the wonders of education and entertainment. The Waskom Public Library encourages readers of all ages to continue in their development during this summer vacation […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in July

July 2, 2018 admin 0
The Hootens are returning to Waskom with their Gospel Concert Series. This talented family of Southern and Contemporary Gospel singers is renown in the region. Their inspirational concerts bring joy and excitement to the Waskom […]
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WISD Police Chief completes Leadership Course

June 30, 2018 admin 0
David M. Dulude, Sr., Chief of the Waskom ISD Police Department recently graduated from the Leadership Command College, Class 81 of the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas. The program is taught by […]
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Waskom Library Summer Reading Program

June 22, 2018 admin 0
Waskom’s Library kept its tradition going in the Summer Reading Program, with a full house of children, with parents and grandparents coming from the Ark-La-Tex region to enjoy the summer program complete with a visiting […]
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First Baptist Church VBS Family Night

June 21, 2018 admin 0
Waskom’s First Baptist Church VBS celebrated their Thursday night finale with a bright and colorful light display that accentuated the stage production of the VBS extravaganza, graduating night. WFBC Youth Pastors Jacob and Amy Speight […]
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FBC Announces Vacation Bible School

June 17, 2018 admin 0
First Baptist Church of Waskom Vacation Bible School Launches for the Summer 2018 Session GAME ON ! June 18 through June 21 9:00 AM to 12 Noon For Ages of 4 Yrs. – 6th Grade […]
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Memorial Day Celebration 2018

June 5, 2018 admin 0
“America would not be the land of the free, if it were not the home of the brave.” This theme echoed over the flags flowing at Restland Cemetery last Saturday, each representing a veteran from […]
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Memorial Day Weekend 2018

May 28, 2018 admin 0
From Waterloo, New York to Waskom, Texas, the first “Memorial Day” was known as “Decoration Day” to honor fallen Union soldiers from the Civil War, known as the Grand Army of the Republic held on […]
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Waskom High School Graduation Night 2018

May 26, 2018 admin 0
May 25th, at the Marshall Convention Center was the stage for the Waskom Wildcats graduating senior class to a packed house of family, staff and community.  The WISD was there in full force from the […]