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.
The Clarksville City Council will consider amending sections of its ordinances to adjust water and sewer rates, providing for severability, when it meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Clarksville City Hall, 800 West Main St.
The last day for Texans to register to vote in the Nov. 5 election on a wide range of constitutional amendments is Oct. 7.
The Red River County Historical Society’s 40th annual Fall Bazaar is set for Saturday in Clarksville.
The upgrades are the result of the city being selected as the 2019 HEROES Project by Lowe’s Texas Regional Distribution Center Team, Mayor Ann Rushing said.
Red River County residents will see increased property values, which will increase their property tax bill despite the fact most taxing bodies adopted a tax rate at or lower than their previous year’s.
Mystery and history writers will be part of Red River County Public Library’s Authors’ Showcase during the 40th annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday, Oct. 5.
Hundreds of people came out for the Red River County Fair, which was in town from from Wednesday through today. It featured several livestock shows, carnival rides and games, food options, musical entertainment and more.
Heat and humidity were not enough to keep people away from the Red River County Fair, which saw hundreds turn out for its first day yesterday, which included the parade in the evening.
The Clarksville ISD Board of Trustees will vote to approve a tax ordinance for $1.06835 when it meets at 6 p.m. toda at the Clarksville ISD Administration Building, 1500 W Main St.
Get your cowboy boots and stirrups ready — the annual Red River County Fair is coming to town. The fair will kick off Wednesday and run through Sept. 21.
The Red River County Fall Bazaar, hosted by the Red River County Historical Society, will take place Oct. 5 and will feature dozens of vendors selling a variety of items, music performances, food provided by local restaurants, a car show and much more.
Clarksville City Council discussed its proposed water and wastewater budgets in a public workshop Monday evening, which saw reductions in several budget line items.
CLARKSVILLE- The Clarksville City Council will discuss the budget for the coming fiscal year at workshops on Monday and Tuesday at Clarksville City Hall, 800 W Main St. Monday’s meeting is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., and Tuesday’s has a starting time of 6:05 p.m.
A change in building codes between planning and construction has delayed work on a new Clarksville Hospital, an investor said, but that work should begin as soon as the contractor receives the state health department’s approval.
In total, 451 people voted for the TRE, roughly 84% of voters, with 85 people voting against it.
911 service has been restored in Red River County, after an outage removed service throughout the county for much of Monday.
CLARKSVILLE — Walking through the streets of Clarksville, it won’t take long to spot the quilt squares hanging in front of several businesses, homes and public offices.
A man remains in Red River County Jail this morning without bond after Red River County Sheriff’s Office arrested him Thursday following a morning car chase.
The Texas Department of State Health Services will provide free basic medical care and health screenings to uninsured East Texans at its upcoming East Texas Medical Outreach Day, scheduled for today.
Community Healthcore will be adding primary care services, which are expected to be rolled out in the fall.
Trey Rose, a contestant on Season 16 of “The Voice,” sang to visitors of the Red River County Public Library as part of the library’s SummerFest event. Rose was joined by Darryl the Magician in the closing act of the library’s summer reading program. There were several space-related crafts f…
Construction on the planned Clarksville hospital was slightly pushed back due to alterations to the plans. Mayor Ann Rushing said she is unsure what the changes are, but she did say they don’t substantially change the overall design.
The Texas Department of State Health Services will provide free basic medical care and health screenings to uninsured East Texans at its upcoming East Texas Medical Outreach Day, scheduled for July 30.
Code enforcement officer Damien Carrasco said Dennis Wandrey, who has been directed by the council to demolish most of his 19 residential properties, has taken no steps toward removing any of them.
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville City Council has agreed to help fund a student resource officer for the local school district, despite opposition from council members who said Clarksville ISD should pay for the position entirely.
Lazy T Pizza and Bakery, previously been located in Clarksville, was looking for a breath of fresh air to improve business. They found it with a new location in Reno. This past week, the restaurant celebrated its grand opening in Lamar County.
Addiction can be one of the most difficult challenges a person can overcome, but the Women’s Dream Center in Clarksville, which opens Monday, will help local women face that challenge head on.
Through a program offered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs low-income Clarksville families have an opportunity to find livable housing.
A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Fannin, Lamar, Red River and Choctaw counties, in effect until around 10 p.m. Hugo also remains under a flash flood watch.
The event will be from 1 to 4 p.m. July 19 at the library, 307 N. Walnut St. in Clarksville. SummerFest will mark the conclusion of the 2019 Summer Reading Program, and is free and open to the public.
Plans to bring a solar farm to Red River County took another step forward Wednesday when the county commissioners approved tax abatements for the planned Delilah Solar Energy Center.
Clarksville City Council will consider a possible reimbursement of funds to the PRIDE organization tonight, along with hosting a public hearing on vacant properties in town.
Business owners and aspiring business owners will be able to learn some tools of the trade in the upcoming Phenomenal Entrepreneur Conference, scheduled for Saturday at Clarksville High School, 202 S. Donoho St.
CLARKSVILLE — Rather than struggling since the departure of its volunteer leaders, the Clarksville Volunteer Fire Department, now under the leadership of the city’s paid chief and assistant chief, has seen some growth.
The Clarksville Volunteer Fire Department will on June 22 host a slow-pitch softball tournament.
Census estimates for Paris in 2018 show the city is losing residents this decade. Lamar County’s second largest city, Reno, on the other hand, experienced modest population growth.
Perseverance was key, Red River County Judge L.D. Williamson said, with the project suffering years of delay as investors cleared one hurdle after another.
It’s official — construction on a new Clarksville hospital should begin in four to six weeks after closing documents were signed Tuesday night, Red River County officials said this morning.
Children were able to learn about safety and register with the Ident-A-Kid program at Saturday's Kid Safe Day in Clarksville.
The Red River County Genealogical Society will host its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Red River County Chamber of Commerce Meeting room in Clarksville.
The Red River County Public Library is prepared to invite area children ages 6 and under to Story Time and Cosmic Craft, taking place at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday starting June 11.
The annual Kids Safe Saturday event is coming to the Red River County Fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, and it'll feature games, prizes, food and safety information.
The Red River County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday announced its final tallying of Click It or Ticket campaign traffic stops, reporting that deputies made contact with 86 motorists. More than 100 citations for traffic violations were issued.
The gymnasium of Clarksville High School filled with hundreds of smiling faces Saturday afternoon as family, friends and classmates came in droves to see the Class of 2019 take their first steps towards the rest of their lives.
The Red River Revue Center for the Arts will be hosting open auditions for its summer musical, Gilbert & Sullivan's “The Pirates of Penzance.”
The Clarksville Volunteer Fire Department has planned a Saturday fish fry fundraiser.
CLARKSVILLE – The Red River Revue Center for the Arts will host open auditions for its summer musical, Gilbert & Sullivan’s “The Pirates of Penzance,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at The Hub Community Center, 501 W. Broadway St. in Clarksville.
Need help finding a local job? Workforce Solutions Northeast Texas staff will lend a hand from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Red River County Library, 307 N. Walnut St. in Clarksville.