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Kerens approves manufactured home development

KERENS–Kerens City Council voted 3-1 after an Oct. 12 public hearing to approve a manufactured home park across State Highway 309 from the Kerens ISD campus, which is expected to generate $20 million to $25 million in property taxes.

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Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 2

CEDAR CREEK LAKE–Tuesday, Nov. 2 marks the election day for four surrounding cities and one school district in the Cedar Creek Lake area. Several constitutional amendments will also be seen across ballots for the State of Texas.

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House, Senate pass new congressional map

TEXAS–After the Texas House of Representatives and Senate passed the newly proposed congressional map 84-59 and 18-13 respectively, it will now head to Governor Abbott for his signature.

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Mary Margaret Burton

Mary Margaret Burton, 81, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, was called to her eternal Heavenly resting place Oct. 11, 2021.

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­Frankie Jean Oberlechner

Graveside services for ­Frankie Jean Oberlechner, 78, of Burke, were held Oct. 17, 2021 at Largent Cemetery with Bobby Oberlechner and John Prokop officiating under the direction of Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.

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Ryan Harold Gillmore

Ryan Harold Gillmore was born in Dallas Sept. 24, 1975 to parents Ronald Harold Gillmore and Rona Faye Bullard and went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 8, 2021. He was 45-years-old.

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