Blossom City Council will conduct public hearings on multiple ordinances, consider hiring a municipal court judge and hear from Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass about cameras for crime prevention at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall.
Two Blossom residents were taken to Paris Regional Medical Center after their experimental plane crashed shortly after takeoff from a private air strip in Blossom on Saturday.
Festivities marked the July 4 weekend celebrations across Lamar County, especially at the Saturday parade in Paris and the spectacular firework show in Blossom.
Blossom City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. tonight to install Debra Burge in a seat left vacant when no one signed up for the May election. She was appointed at a June 10 meeting.
U.S. Congressman Pat Fallon, R-Sherman, addressed hot national topics along with his lack of presence in the media before more than 100 people in the community room at the new Lamar County Electric Coop facility last week.
Approximately 180 people came to the Prairiland FFA awards banquet Thursday night, where members of the Prairiland FFA received their awards and designations.
Texas sales tax collections for sales made in March and for sales made in the first quarter of the year by quarterly filers topped more than $1 billion.
May 29 through 31 is the annual Texas Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday weekend.
An outside auditor gave the City of Blossom a clean audit report at a Thursday evening meeting that saw Mayor Jeff Stover take the gavel and Brad Sessums elected Mayor Pro Tem.
Prairiland ISD trustees retained the same slate of officers for the 2021-22 year at a meeting last week with Michael Sessums as president, Jerrod Bankhead as vice-president and David Basinger as secretary.
Texas became the largest state Wednesday with a law that bans abortions before many women even know they are pregnant, but with a unique provision that essentially leaves enforcement to private citizens through lawsuits.
Prairiland High School announced the top performing students for the class of 2021: valedictorian Tabytha “T.J.” Folse and salutatorian Marietta Hamill.
These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues.
The winning ribbon went to Reese Bassano for her white ewe lamb, while Aubree Phillips came in second with her blue lamb.
All Lamar County communities continued to see strong sales, particularly in Roxton. Most county seats also saw sales tax revenues grow.
Culture Citizen is planning to host “Local Legends/Living Stories,” a pop-up community, juried art show in a 3,500-square-foot gallery space on the square, 122 W. Main St. The show is slated to run 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 8.
Paris New Life Church of the Nazarene, at the intersection of Highways 82 and 196 Blossom, will hold Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. this Sunday.
The City of Blossom closes out one Texas Community Development Block Grant for sewer improvements and begins the application process for another to work on city streets.
Paris New Life Church of the Nazarene, at the intersection of Highways 82 and 196 Blossom, will hold Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. this Sunday, with the Palm Sunday morning celebration to be held at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Michael Gentry will bring the message, “About Donkey and True Greatness.”
Farmers and ranchers can be granted property tax relief on their land with an application to the Lamar County Appraisal District for an agricultural productivity appraisal and for a lower appraisal based on typical production.
The Helpful Honda team from North Texas Honda Dealers is seeking a local teacher to honor and reward in celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week in May.