A.J. Sims and Josh Groce of Caldwell won the advanced doubles competition at the recent American Corn-hole League World Championships. The event was held Aug. 6-11 at Valley Forge Casino Resort in King of Prussia, Pa. They defeated three other teams in difficult matches. They won against Eddie…
Caldwell football season ticket holders may renew their tickets for the 2019 season from Monday, July 29, to Friday, Aug. 16, at the Caldwell Administration office. Any tickets not renewed by Aug. 16 will be offered to the general public on Tuesday, Aug. 20. Tickets are $10 a seat. Tickets are…
The Caldwell Lady Hornets JV volleyball team opened the 2019 season on Tuesday, Aug. 6, with an 18-25, 22-25 loss at Leon. Coach Wendy Weiss said the Lady Hornets played hard the entire match and never gave up. “Leon had a very talented offensive team, and the Lady Hornets played good tough…
The Caldwell High School Honeybees won a Super Sweepstakes, Top 3 Skit and an Enthusiasm Award at the Danceline USA Team Camp from Aug. 2–4 at the College Station Hilton. The Honeybees learned routines for upcoming pep rally and half time performances and participated in leadership and team…
The Caldwell Hornets are not drawing a lot of attention in pre-season football predictions. And the Hornets hope that will work to their advantage. Coming off a 3-7 year in 2018 with four offensive and four defensive starters returning, the Hornets are generally rated fifth in the six-team,…
Caldwell’s Sabine Lazo and her Paint horse, The Ultimate Attitude, won Senior division championships in Showmanship, Western Riding and Hunter Under Saddle at the 2019 State 4-H Horse Show held at the Brazos County Expo Center from July 21-27. The pair also earned as reserve championships in…
The Snook Athletic Booster Club will hold its annual, “Meet the Bluejays,” on Monday, Aug. 19. This year’s, “Meet the Bluejays,” will be at the Snook City Park at 7:30 p.m. The event will feature the 2019-2020 Bluejay athletes, coaches, cheerleaders and mascot. There will also be a performance…
Somerville ISD’s annual “Meet the Yeguas” will be on Thursday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m. in the Somerville High School gym. The event will follow SISD’s annual, “Meet the Teachers,” at the school campuses from 5:30-6:30 p.m. “Meet the Yeguas” will feature all the high school fall athletic teams, coaches…
Doris Hieden of Caldwell recently placed fourth in the world in the National Horseshoe Pitching Association’s 2019 Tournament in Wichita Falls. Competing in the women’s division, Hieden, a five-time state champion, finished behind Lindsay Hodgins of British Columbia, 14 wins and two losses, first…
The Lady Jays will have a few new faces on the court as starters this season. However, the team will return a team with six juniors and two seniors to lead the team back to the Class 2A UIL Volleyball Playoffs. Even with the new faces, head coach Hannah Chambers is seeing a hunger in her team to…
After two mass shootings within 13 hours in the U.S., including one in El Paso taking 20 lives, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick tried to shed some light on possible causes for so many of these massacres in recent years. In an interview with Fox News, he questioned why the blame is often placed on guns…
Area groundwater conservation districts in GMA-12, including the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater…
Deanville’s firefighters got a chance to say hello to their neighbors and thanks for their support…
Anyone passing by the Somerville Health Point Clinic construction site feels a sense of…
A.J. Sims and Josh Groce of Caldwell won the advanced doubles competition at the recent American Corn-hole League World Championships. The event was held Aug. 6-11 at Valley Forge Casino Resort in…
1933...86 Years Ago Commencement Exercises Held For 7th-Grade Commencement exercises were held in the high school auditorium on the morning of Jan. 26, for…
After two mass shootings within 13 hours in the U.S., including one in El Paso taking 20 lives, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick tried to shed some light on possible…
Burleson County commissioners are proposing holding the tax rate at 56 cents per $100 valuation, although that will generate about $2.5 million in additional…
The Somerville City Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed tax rate of 66.384 cents per $100 valuation at 6:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug 27. The public…
The Snook Volunteer Fire Department will host its 47th Annual Barbecue Fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 25, at the Snook SPJST Hall at 457 County Road 269 in Snook…
A blood drive for Caldwell is planned from noon to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, at the VFW Post No. 4458, 1644 State Highway 36 South. The VFW is sponsoring…
Somerville ISD’s annual “Meet the Yeguas” will be on Thursday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m. in the Somerville High School gym. The event will follow SISD’s annual, “Meet…
The Snook Athletic Booster Club will hold its annual, “Meet the Bluejays,” on Monday, Aug. 19. This year’s, “Meet the Bluejays,” will be at the Snook City Park…
Caldwell’s Sabine Lazo and her Paint horse, The Ultimate Attitude, won Senior division championships in Showmanship, Western Riding and Hunter Under Saddle at…
Funeral services for Franceil (Linton) Dodson, 72, of Caldwell, were held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at Strickland Funeral Home in Caldwell, with…
Funeral services for John Daniel Fojtik, 91, of New Waverly were held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, in the Grand Chapel at Brookside Funeral Home…
A dual graveside service for Ruby Ellen Rouse, 96, of Brenham, the widow of Lawrence Kenneth Rouse, will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at…