Police Chief Donald Blasingame resigned a fortnight ago after being on the job less than a year, and city secretary Tammy Walker resigned in mid-December. Patrolman Colton Gilbert is serving as interim police chief, according to Mayor Ann Rushing.
Clarksville City Council will take a look at providing after-school care for children and possibly act on the further demolition of unsafe and and uninhabitable structures within the city when the board meets at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall.
Texas Department of Transportation officials recently announced that two public meetings to discuss plans and gather public input on the Highway 82 East project in Lamar, Red River and Bowie counties are scheduled in January and February.
For years, the condition of Cheatham Elementary School has been a burden on Clarksville ISD. It’s gotten to the point that school officials say it would be better to demolish it and build a new school; to do that, however, the school would need to pass a bond referendum.
The Martha, David and Bagby Lennox Foundation handed out almost $800,000 in awards during 2019, most to organizations in Red River and Lamar counties, according to foundation president William P. Streng of Houston.
Ballot sign ups will soon be underway for city and school boards around Northeast Texas.
Keeping in mind local trends, officials expect bright things for the coming year, from solar farms to hospitals.
In the number six spot for top stories in 2019, five years after the old hospital closed, Red River County took a major step forward to restoring healthcare in the area.
CLARKSVILLE — The melody of “Silent Night” floated through the sanctuary Saturday night at First Presbyterian Church. Dozens of small candles glowed in the darkness as congregants sang the refrain.
Clarksville’s downtown businesses got in the holiday spirit Thursday evening with the final Christmas on Main event of the year, featuring Christmas music, face painting, s’mores, Santa and more.
The Clarksville City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to replace roughly 140 feet of two-inch piping and to install new water valves along West Madison Street and North West Street, with costs not to exceed $11,000.
After years of planning and delays, preliminary work on the future Clarksville hospital is underway. Work recently began on replacing, and in places repairing, the building’s foundation said Dr. A.J. Hashmi, who has led the push to renovate the hospital. The structural work, which also inclu…
On Monday, the candidates who will run in the March 3 primaries were officially set.
Christmas On Main continues in Clarksville through Dec. 19 with entertainment and shopping.
Over three years, nearly 400 pregnant or new mothers died in Texas. Its system for helping the uninsured thwarts women at every turn, frustrates doctors and midwives, and incentivizes substandard care.
This Thanksgiving, people across the city of Paris are thankful for many things: family, friends, health and personal qualities. Here are some of their stories.
Work recently began on replacing, and in places repairing, the foundation of the planned Clarksville hospital.
The council agreed to bid out work to be done on Grove Street, Cheatham Street and Houston Street, and to come up with three more streets in need of work, to be decided upon at the next meeting.
Construction on the planned Clarksville hospital, which has been in the works for several years, is expected to begin between Nov. 5 and Nov. 15.
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville City Council is continuing its efforts to beautify the city and remove run down and uninhabited properties. To that end, the council has ordered a handful of damaged houses be taken care of by the property owners.
Clarksville High School’s homecoming court includes, front row from left, Makayla Moore, Makiyla Bradley, Laura Favela Ortiz abd De’Jah Jones; back row from left, JaQuaydrian Scales, Michael Moore, Tahj’Jarrion Henderson and Joshua Barton.