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Highway 80 Sale a Success

April 23, 2018 admin 0
The forecast of bad weather did not stop the community gathering for this yearly event of Waskom faithfuls and tourists, churches, the WISD selling, buying, trading, indulging in food at Victor’s Hangout. From buying plants […]
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Lions Club of Waskom Spaghetti Dinner Night

April 23, 2018 admin 0
The Lions Club and Waskom Independent School District will be hosting a Spaghetti Dinner, Italian style. WISD’s very own Big Mama and Waskom High School’s Culinary Group, “Edible Dreams,” will prepare and serve the food. […]
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Historic U.S. Highway 80 Sale This Weekend

April 19, 2018 admin 0
For over 40 years, people have lined up for miles to buy and trade their treasures during the annual historic U.S. Highway 80 Sale, which is also known as the “World’s Widest Yard Sale.” The […]
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Waskom Library Celebrates National Library Week

April 10, 2018 admin 0
Waskom’s Library celebrated National Library Week on April 10th, 2018. Later this year, Waskom’s Library will mark twenty years of faithful service to the community. Waskom Mayor Jesse Moore and City Secretary Tammy Lofton were […]
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Waskom Gospel Concert Series Continues in April

April 4, 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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Marshall Ladies’ Luncheon

March 31, 2018 admin 0
Ladies’ Luncheon with Jeanne Damoff, benefitting the Marshall Pregnancy Resource Center, is scheduled for Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 12:00 PM at the Immanuel Baptist Church (2408 W. Pinecrest Dr., Marshall, TX). Jeanne Damoff is […]
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FUMC’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt 2018

March 24, 2018 admin 0
The First United Methodist Church of Waskom was a full house today with their Annual Easter celebration and an Easter Egg Hunt for all ages. Kids lined up to get their turns in the Bouncy […]
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Annual Easter Egg Hunt 2018 Extravaganza

March 19, 2018 admin 0
First United Methodist Church of Waskom is inviting the kids and their parents to the Annual Easter Egg Hunt. 1305 West Texas Ave., Waskom, Texas Saturday, March 24, 2018 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Come and join in […]
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Head Start – Calling All Parents!

March 17, 2018 admin 0
Waskom Head Start Roundup! Starting April 6, 2018 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM and 1:30 AM to 2:30 PM Middle School Cafeteria 301 School Ave., Waskom, Texas 75692 Additional Information: (903) 687-3981 – Liset Quintano […]
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Harrison County Farm City Week 2018

March 15, 2018 admin 0
Harrison County’s 2018 Farm City Week is just around the corner, starting Monday, March 19th, 2018 through March 22nd, 2018  in the City of Marshall at the Marshall Convention Center, 2501 E. End Blvd South, Marshall, Texas. […]
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Elections 2018

March 7, 2018 admin 0
Governor: Greg Abbott  90.4%                                                           1,392,294 votes Senate: […]
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Local Elections: Reid McCain, Jr.

March 1, 2018 admin 0
Former Marshall Police Officer Reid McCain, Jr. is seeking the top prosecutor job in Harrison County on election day, March 6, 2018. Since leaving the Marshall PD as a Lieutenant, McCain is currently serving as […]
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Local Elections: Judge Joe Black

February 28, 2018 admin 0
Judge Joe Black seeks re-election to Harrison County Court-at-Law. The Honorable Judge Black, a Stephen F. Austin University, and Texas A&M Law School graduate, is not a stranger in handling legal matters – from criminal […]
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Local Elections: Todd MacLarty

February 28, 2018 admin 0
Christopher Todd MacLarty is seeking Harrison County’s Court-at-Law Bench. MacLarty is a graduate of Florida’s Nova Southeastern University, who worked as an Assistant Prosecutor for the area’s misdemeanor division, practicing law since 1991. MacLarty hung […]
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Local Elections: Garrett Boersma

February 27, 2018 admin 0
Former Marshall City Councilman, Garrett Boersma is in the race for the seat of State Representative of District 9 in Harrison County. Boersma brings into the heated contest a life dedicated to conservative Republican values […]
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Local Elections: Chris Paddie

February 26, 2018 admin 0
The race is on in Marshall, Texas for the seat of District 9 in Harrison County, with former Marshall Mayor Chris Paddie making a bid for re-election.  State Representative Paddie is at the helm for […]
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2018 Diabetes Education Classes are Coming to Waskom

February 21, 2018 admin 0
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is bringing 2018 Diabetes Education Classes, with Louraiseal McDonald, to the Waskom community. The classes are co-sponsored by Waskom’s Lions Club and Citizens National Bank. Classes will take place on April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd […]
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Marshall PD Hosting Benefit Rodeo

February 20, 2018 admin 0
Marshall, Texas Police Department is hosting their MPD Officers’ Benefit Rodeo on February 23-24, 2018, 7:30 P.M. at the Marshall, Texas City Arena. Performance Time: 7:30 P.M. both nights. Tickets are $8 in advance and […]
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Gospel Concert Series is Coming to Waskom

February 17, 2018 admin 0
The Hootens are bringing their Gospel Concert Series to Waskom. This talented family of Southern and Contemporary Gospel singers is renown in the region. Their inspirational concerts bring joy and excitement to the Waskom community […]
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FUMC Prayer Vigil

February 17, 2018 admin 0
First United Methodist Church of Waskom is inviting community members to come together for a prayer vigil remembering the 17 victims who were killed in a school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Pastor Sherry Q. Crenshaw, […]
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FBC Hosts Valentine’s Banquet

February 11, 2018 admin 1
First Baptist Church of Waskom held its Valentine’s Day Banquet last Sunday night, getting a head-start on this week of love for sweethearts, loved ones and family members. The congregation and visitors dined in the […]
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Waskom Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet

February 7, 2018 admin 1
The February 6th Waskom Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet at the Waskom High School cafeteria was packed to the brim. The full-house event featured Guest Speaker Robbie Shoults of the Bear Creek Smokehouse, who delivered […]
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Waskom Library Robbed in Broad Daylight

February 6, 2018 admin 1
Waskom’s Public Library has been getting a new face-lift, with a bright decorative exterior and unique artistic additions gracing the interior. The quiet tranquility of the Waskom Library, for the children, residents of all ages, […]
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Faith Independent Baptist Church Revival

February 3, 2018 admin 0
It’s Revival Time! Join and Celebrate the Gospel of Jesus Christ with Evangelist Ted Houston February 7th through the 10th, 2018 at 6:30 PM Wednesday night through Saturday night and Sunday Services at 11:00 AM Faith Independent […]
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The Seminole String Band Is Coming To Waskom

January 25, 2018 admin 0
The Seminole String Band will be performing at the Faith Independent Baptist Church on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 11 AM. The Seminole String Band is a bluegrass gospel & preaching ministry of Seminole Baptist Church -an […]
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Winter Wonderland in Waskom

January 16, 2018 admin 1
Tuesday morning brought a blanket of snow to Waskom, a belated “White Christmas” feeling in January. Schools are closed in the Waskom ISD today and the kids can enjoy a rare snow day in the […]
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First Baptist Church Christmas Choir Musical

December 11, 2017 admin 1
First Baptist Church of Waskom with Pastor Ivy Shelton, Music Minister Barry LeBlanc and the FBC Choir began the Christmas countdown, ushering in the season and reminding everyone that Christ is the reason to celebrate. […]
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Christmas In Waskom 2017

December 10, 2017 admin 1
Waskom’s Christmas Parade Day drew visitors from around the Ark-La-Tex, with festivities beginning at the Great American Mural Market and Victor’s Hangout, to the legendary T.C. Lindsey General Store annual Christmas party celebration, hosted by […]
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Newton Eagles 45 – Waskom Wildcats 6

December 9, 2017 admin 0
The Newton Eagles came in to play the Waskom Wildcats at the Abe Martin Stadium in Lufkin, Texas with a 12-0 season record. The Wildcats brought at 9-5 record to this Class 3A Division II […]