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Charles Russell Easley

Charles Russell Easley was born Jan. 26, 1938 to Arrell and Ruby Easley in Mabank. He entered eternal rest at the age of 82 in Palestine Sept. 9, 2020. 

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Ray Glen Followwell

Ray Glen Followwell, 56, passed away Sept. 7, 2020. He was born Aug. 15, 1964, in Dallas, to the home of Tony Ray and Brenda Joan Followwell.
He loved playing pool, fighting roosters, fishing, playing horseshoes and sharing his wisdom.

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Terri Jean Watson

Terri Jean Watson, 66, of Pickton, (formerly of Commerce), passed away in Dallas Sept. 1, 2020. Terri was born in Kaufman Feb. 11, 1954, the daughter of Will Jedlicka and Frances Starek Jedlicka.

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Blood drive set for Sept. 18 at MFD

TEXAS–The American Red Cross is emphasizing the unique role Black blood donors play in the medical treatment of those living with sickle cell disease during Sickle Cell Awareness Month this September.

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Panthers dominant in win over Tigers

MABANK–The Mabank Panthers put on an offensive and defensive clinic Sept. 11 at home as they shut out the Wills Point Tigers 42-0.

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Hornets dominate Eagles, move to 3-0

FAIRFIELD–The Athens Hornets’ offense overpowered the Fairfield Eagles on the road Sept. 11 as they rattled off 48 points in a shutout win. 

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Late score lifts Mildred over Kerens, 8-7

KERENS – A two-point conversion with 15 seconds left in the game lifted the Mildred Eagles past the Kerens Bobcats Sept. 11, giving the Eagles an 8-7 victory over their nearby Navarro County rivals.

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Area Mayors sign proclamations

CEDAR CREEK LAKE–Mayors from Enchanted Oaks, Gun Barrel City and Tool signed proclamations with the assistance of members of The Daughters of the American Revolution, (DAR) declaring the week of Sept.

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