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Cass County Newswire

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  1. Don Henley and bandmates singing "Seven Bridges Road" at ACL Live on Saturday, Jan.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Austin American Statesman

    ... backup singer Erica Swindell covering the duet vocal that Dolly Parton contributed on Henley's 2015 album "Cass County." After "Everybody Knows," Henley assembled a semicircle of bandmates up front for a gorgeous, harmony-rich take on "It Don't ...

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  2. Quilting Codes: Group to present performance about Underground RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... in today's dollars would be many times that amount. Pleasant Hill's Rosenwald School building was one of 22 in Cass County and is now the only surviving one. It was restored as a community center in 2015 following a grant from Lowe's Charitable and ...

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  3. Gazette's Top 10 Stories of 2016-Number 4: TC fails in Cass County annexationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 31 | Texarkana Gazette

    Kyle Davis and Texarkana College president James Russell conduct a meeting Monday, June, 20, 2016 of the Texarkana College Board of Trustees. The board discussed the proposed Cass County service plan and the possible annexation of Cass County, saying that even with proposed tax increase for property owners, tuition savings and a more skilled work force will bring savings to Cass County.

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  4. A Good SignRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Cass County artist James Coleman works on a sign for Luigi's Restaurant in Atlanta, Texas. He said he sometimes works throughout the night to complete his tasks.

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  5. Crumbling 106-year-old Longview museum wall to get fixRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... fixtures and exterior awning. Other East Texas projects awarded grant money are the Old Linden Firehouse in Cass County and Mount Vernon African Methodist Episcopal Church in Anderson County. The Texas Historical Commission awards grants for ...

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  6. Where Is It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... But the question is, what is the dark blue flag with its single blue stripe in the middle? Come back to Cass County Life next week for the answer. We all know two of these flags. And the blue and white flag at right is the American Legion post flag ...

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  7. Linden's newest barbershop promotes peace, respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... and one of the necessities for opening up a barber shop. If you want to talk religion or politics, don't come to Cass County's newest barber shop, The Sweat Shop Barber Shop in Linden, now open for four weeks. He was part of a 1984, 15-0 winning ...

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  8. Fall in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Queen City High School homecoming are, from left, Mallory Hamilton and Annalee Young. November is colorful in Cass County. It's a time for garage sales, homecomings, fishing from the bank of a pond and looking at hay fields. In Linden, Tom Clements ...

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  9. Cemetery needs work? No problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... were unknown in rural America," Steger said. Corinth, north of Linden, was the last scrapped cemetery in Cass County, and it is sodded now with centipede grass, Steger said. "Laws Chapel in their bid states that in the winter months the contractor ...

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  10. Around Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Kenneth Collins of Bloomburg enjoys the bright red of his 1955 model 210 Chevrolet he's owned for 30 years. He's showing it at the recent Cullen Baker Festival in Bloomburg.

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  11. Cass County says no to TC annexRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Cass County residents made their voices heard in Tuesday's election, overwhelmingly voting against Texarkana College's proposed annexation of the college's service portion of the county. "They have sent a very clear message and we have heard it and received it and we respect it," he said.

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  12. Cass County, TX, voters decide against joining college districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Cass County, Texas, voters today shot down a proposal to join Texarkana College's district, complete but unofficial election returns show. "Now that Cass County voters have opted to maintain out-of-district status, TC will continue to partner with area school districts to offer dual credit courses," Texarkana College President James Henry Russell says in a statement the school released this evening.

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  13. Volunteers help clean up firehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... those providing help during the workday were 25 people needing to complete community service hours from the Cass County County Court at Law as presided over by Justice Donald W. Dowd. "Everyone who was here just got after it early in the morning ...

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  14. Three-star general found home in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Air Force Base in Omaha, Neb. The envelope is empty, but the story of the three-star general and his Atlanta and Cass County connections is full. Old is buried in Pine Crest Cemetery here. He wasn't really. He'd been born in Farmersville, Texas, in ...

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  15. Alcohol sales, TC annex up for vote in Cass CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Following the December unfurling of a banner announcing the formation of the Linden Heritage Foundation, director Sue Lazara leads a tour of the Cass County Courthouse. Cass County voters will cast ballots today for several propositions, two of which directly affect the future of education.

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  16. What's HappeningRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... telephone 903-799-6187 home or cell 903-799-9829 or mail P.O. Box 317, Atlanta, TX 75551. The Cass County Genealogical Society will present Randy Brock and a discussion of his ancestors migrating from North Carolina to the Bryans Mill area 6:30 p.m. ...

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  17. TC expansion costs outweigh benefitsRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Regarding Gazette Editor Les Minor's opinion piece titled, "Cass voters have big question to decide," he addressed "Cass County residents opposed to Texarkana College's plans to expand services into their county" That would be me. He closed his piece with this question: "If you are a Cass County resident: What are you going to do to improve the odds?" The answer is simple.

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  18. Projects slated for area roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    About 160 miles of Northeast Texas highways will receive new surfaces during the summer of 2017 - many in Bowie and Cass counties.. The Texas Transportation Commission approved a bid of $3.9 million from CDM Holdings of New Boston to seal coat highways in nine counties located within the Atlanta District.

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  19. TC lands grant to help adult students: College will use funds to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... Services, wrote the EOC grant and said she felt like this was a game changer for students in Bowie County - and Cass County, as well, if voters there choose to be annexed into TC's taxing district on Nov. 8. "I'm excited to bring this new grant to ...

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  20. Cass voters have big question to decideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Cass County residents opposed to Texarkana College's plans to expand services into their county know what they don't want. They don't want any new taxes.

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