June 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Leader deadlines adjusted

The Tri County Leader office will be closed on Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Advertising and story deadlines will be moved to Friday, July 1. More...

Friends and Neighbors

Capt. Justin George: Soaring to new heights

Justin George was born to fly. His mom could have told him that many years ago. When Justin graduated from Whitehouse High School in 2003, he had his head set on becoming a doctor. More...

Special Sections

News

Smith County Constable seeks three residents for warrants

The Smith County Precinct 3 Constable’s office is currently trying to locate the following individuals. If anyone has any information, call 903-590-4729 and ask for Cindy Carnes or Katrina Kam. All information will be kept confidential. More...

Smith County Area Go Texan to host scholarship gala

The Smith County Area Go Texan committee will host the third annual Smith County Area Go Texan Scholarship Fundraiser Gala Saturday, July 16, at the Harvey Hall Convention Center, located at 2000 W. Front St., in Tyler. More...

Adopt A Pet

Are you looking for a laid back dog? Annie is your girl. She is a 5-yearold dachshund mix that is available for adoption at the Humane Society’s Pets Fur People in Tyler. More...

School News

WHS students named to All A Honor Roll for final Six Weeks

Whitehouse High School students named to the All A Honor Roll for the Sixth Six Weeks included: 9th Grade More...

WHS A-B Honor Roll students named for Sixth Six Weeks

Whitehouse High School students named to the A-B Honor Roll for the Sixth Six Weeks included: 9th Grade More...

Whitehouse High School artists honored

Note: This is the second of a two-part series. More...

Bulletin

Bulletin Board

Community Activities TASCA hosts dance The monthly country & western dance at TASCA is Saturday, July 2, 7-9:30 p.m. Entry is $5. Tyler Area Senior Citizens Association is located at 10495 CR 2167 (Jim Russell Rd) in Whitehouse. More...

Church News

Local Church Directory

Assembly of God Cornerstone Church of the Assemblies of God 9107 Paluxy, Tyler 903-561-2086 First Assembly of God Whitehouse 502 HWY 110 S 903-839-2356 First Assembly of God Troup 606 E. Bryant •903-842-4566 More...

Magnolia Hill to celebrate freedom

As America sparks up celebrations of freedom, a Whitehouse business will be welcoming not only their shoppers but also special guests of honor. More...

Saturday farmers market opens in Troup

Highlights of summer for many are the fresh vegetables that large farms and small bring in to town to sell. More...

Commissioners address suspension

Civil case against Baker halted

Smith County Judge Joel Baker was suspended without pay last week after a ruling was released by the State Commission on Judicial Conduct. More...

Community

Chamber Businesses of the Month —

Whitehouse Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for May was Ju- Deez CanDeez. More...

Whitehouse library plans activities

The heat is rising but it’s cool inside the libraries in Troup and Whitehouse. While the kids take part in summer fun and the summer reading program, the adults can look for a good book to relax with. More...

Meals on Wheels Weekly Menu

June 30-July 7

Please call the day before if you are going to eat the next day. Bobbie & Acker Hanks Senior Center 118 Railroad Ave. Whitehouse, Texas More...

Inside

Living Out Loud

It doesn’t take much

“Wake the neighbors! Get the word out! Come on, crank up the music, climb a mountain and shout! This is life we’ve been given, made to be lived out … so live out loud.” +++ More...

Life Narrated

Freedom

Last year, around the fourth of July, I ran the following article. As I prepared for this week’s column, I had friends request that I re-print last year’s Independence Day article. More...

The Idle American

Humor in real life

In the company of three physicians and a veterinarian recently during a three-day span, I queried their personnel about day-today occurrences that make them smile. More...

Sports

Caldwell, Beard top Ladycats for honors

Infielder Victoria Caldwell, and Maggie Beard, who was a pitcher and utility player for the Whitehouse Ladycats, were named as Most Valuable Players on the All-District 16-5A roster. More...

Football seasons to start with scrimmages

Troup, Whitehouse to open regular season Aug. 26

With practice starting the first week of August for Troup and Whitehouse football teams, scrimmages will jumpstart the season Friday, Aug 12. More...

Basketball campers —

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