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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 […]
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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 […]