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Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

January 17, 2019 admin 0
United Help Of Waskom – a local 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit Organization – is calling all cooks to participate in an upcoming Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser that will benefit this local charity organization that provides food, clothing and emergency […]
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Waskom Water Safe

January 11, 2019 admin 0
Waskom City Works Director Darrell Robbins reported that E. Coli bacteria, discovered last Wednesday, on January 9, 2019, is an isolated instance involving a single water well source. Stating, “The water was not distributed to […]
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Beginners Spanish Class Comes to Waskom

January 3, 2019 admin 0
Master The Tongue and Build a Bridge Never Too Late To Learn A Language               “One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way.” Frank Smith Beginners […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in January

January 3, 2019 admin 0
“The Hootens” are continuing their monthly performances with the January installment of their ongoing Gospel Concert Series, which is taking place on the first Saturday of every month. In January, The Hootens are being joined by “Gold City.” […]
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Waskom Christmas Sparkles and Shines

December 25, 2018 admin 0
This Christmas Season in Waskom began with Sunday worship, music, candlelight services, fireworks and above all, sharing the message of God’s abundant, everlasting love. Pastor Doug Lovett’s Faith Independent Baptist Church hosted the beloved Hootens, bringing […]
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Christmas Gospel Concert is Coming to Waskom

December 20, 2018 admin 0
Waskom’s beloved musical group, “The Hootens,” are bringing a Christmas Gospel Concert to Waskom, presenting a great mixture of Christmas and Gospel music honoring our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Christmas Gospel Concert: Sunday, December 23, […]
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Christmas Parade Hits the Streets of Waskom

December 3, 2018 admin 1
December 1, 2018 began with the historical Hwy 80 being briefly closed down for the Waskom Christmas Parade and Holiday Season Celebrations. The community and City of Waskom turned out in full force and regalia, […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in December

November 29, 2018 admin 0
“The Hootens” are continuing their much-anticipated Waskom performances with the December installment of their ongoing Gospel Concert Series, which is taking place on the first Saturday of every month. In December, “The Hootens” are being […]
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Christmas Open House Scheduled in Jonesville

November 28, 2018 admin 0
Saturday, December 8 is the date for the annual Christmas Open House at T. C. Lindsey & Company, the historic old country general store in Jonesville. The open house is scheduled from 11:00 – 2:00, […]
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Waskom Hardware Grand Opening and Open House

November 15, 2018 admin 2
November 16th, 2018 is the official Grand Opening Day for Waskom Hardware with a Waskom Chamber of Commerce hosting a Ribbon-Cutting celebration at 11:00 AM. Lunch is being served at 11:30 with door prizes for […]
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Friends of The Waskom Public Library Luncheon

November 5, 2018 admin 0
The Waskom Public Library recently celebrated their 20th year anniversary, helmed by Librarian Willa Bose.  Today, Friends of The Library held a gathering and a luncheon with featured guest speaker, Waskom Mayor Jesse Moore. Mayor […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in November

October 26, 2018 admin 0
“The Hootens” are continuing their autumn performances with the November installment of their ongoing Gospel Concert Series, which is taking place on the first Saturday of every month. In November, The Hootens are being joined […]
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Waskom Fall Festivals 2018

October 25, 2018 admin 0
First United Methodist Church of Waskom: Trunk or Treat Sunday, October 28, 2018 3:00pm – 5:00pm First Baptist Church of Waskom: Sunday, October 28, 2018 5:00pm-7:00pm Free Games! Door Prizes! Free Petting Zoo! Free Inflatables! […]
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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 […]