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Now and later Part 1

By Lydia Holley
Special to The Monitor

HENDERSON COUNTY–In this series, we will look at a winter garden’s current joys and those coming to fruition later.

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Coast Guard Auxiliary holds Change of Watch banquet

CEDAR CREEK LAKE–The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s Flotilla 5-14 held its Change of Watch Banquet Jan. 15 at Vetoni’s Italian Restaurant in Gun Barrel City.

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Kerens council adopts RV law’s first reading

KERENS–Kerens City Council approved the first reading of a city ordinance Jan. 11 that sets limits on how recreational vehicles (RVs) can be placed on private property.

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Bell marks 175th anniversary of Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY–Henderson County was established April 27, 1846, with Buffalo as its first county seat, which is a now-defunct city located on the Trinity River near present-day Tool.

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COVID, illnesses rise among communities

CEDAR CREEK LAKE–Several area school districts opted to close for an abundance of absences due to COVID, the flu and other illnesses.

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Panthers win district opener over Tigers

MABANK–The Mabank Panthers took home the victory in their district opener over the Wills Point Tigers Jan. 14 at home.

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William Eugene Barton

William Eugene Barton, 86, passed away Jan. 12, 2022. He was born Sept. 10, 1935, in West, Texas, to parents Ernest and Gertrude Barton.
He married the love of his life Darlene Marie Meaux Nov. 27, 1976. 

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