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Caddo Parish Car Crash Leaves Two Dead, Fugitive Hit-and-Run Driver Still At Large

October 18, 2018 admin 0
Waskom, Texas, United Pentecostal Church Pastor Travis Gulley and his wife of 40 years, Janette “Jan” Gulley, 61, were returning home  Wednesday night after church. The couple had decided to get gas at a Greenwood, […]
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Wildcat Homecoming Not Dampened by the Rain – Fourth Straight Win With 41-7 Nation Victory

October 13, 2018 admin 0
The Wildcat nation turned out in full force as rain fell on the stands, fans chanted, “Defense” and the scoreboard soared. The rain didn’t dampen the spirits and the Wildcats roared again. The Dekalb Bears […]
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CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living Seminar Series

September 24, 2018 admin 0
CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living will be hosting the “Age Well. Live Well” seminar series, commencing on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, every Wednesday through December 5, 2018 (excluding […]
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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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Waskom ISD Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technology Education Programs

July 17, 2018 admin 0
Waskom ISD offers career and technology education programs in Ag Science, Family and Consumer Science, Computer Applications, and Health Science. Admissions to these programs is based on interest, aptitude, age appropriateness, and class space availability. […]


  1. A sense of value…..A sense of pride
    It seems like there may a slow swell gaining ground that is delivering a wonderful message….it is okay to demonstrate your pride in America. This is a return to yester year when Mr and Mrs. Cleaver, Andy Griffin, and the Lone Ranger conveyed a message that taught a sense of values including, prayer, celebration of pride in our wonderful country, and the unerring difference between right and wrong. These values have not been lost, only misplaced for a while, only to be brought out, cleaned up, and presented to a new generation when required.
    There are many that think that our current younger generation, the so called millenials, have none of the values of generations past, may be, maybe not. Let us experience another horror such as 9/11/2001 and see if the millenials respond, gathering around a flag, that may be a charred and mangled banner, but still represents the repulic for which it stands, and becomes a beacon to all to step up and show us, and the rest of the world, our true colors.
    The shame of this is that it has taken the actions of severely misguided individuals to bring out the best in us.
    I am not advocating a return to those times, only a recognition that something has been missing from our culture and it may well be, A Sense Of Value, and A Sense Of Pride.

  2. So glad to know about the Waskom Post. Such a great addition to our lives in this great community.

    Louise Dickson and Jere Cravens

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