October 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Dropping in for the Game

Quitman High School graduate Brian Baggett dropped in for Friday’s homecoming festivities bringing the flag and the game ball. More...

Columns

Home Sweet Home

Halloween Safety More...

Ponderations

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Letters to the Editor

Re: Election in the territory of Wood County More...

Sports

Quitman Bulldogs fall to Sabine

For a half Friday, the Quitman Bulldogs played their best football of the season. They trailed by two touchdowns, but they were clearly a better team than the one that was shutout a week earlier in Jefferson. And Coach John Woodard noticed. More...

Edgewood hands Lady Bulldogs 3-0 loss

Visiting Edgewood handed the Quitman Lady Bulldogs their eighth district loss of the season Friday, but not before Quitman pushed them to the limits, losing 27-25, 25-23 and 25-22. More...

Football Round-up

The Quitman Bulldogs put up a tough fight in front of a packed homecoming crowd before eventually falling to the Sabine Cardinals 41- 14 Friday night at Bud Moody Stadium. More...

Hands-on math leads to construction of cottage

Talk about hands-on education, and all you have to do is go to Quitman High School and see the teaching of John Herring and Michael Fleming in action. More...

Early voting continues

There is still time for early voting in this year’s election. Early voting will continue in the basement of Wood County courthouse through October 31. More...

The Buzz .....Around Town

Don’t forget Quitman’s “Salute to Veteran’s” coming up November 8 with a parade and activities at Governor Hogg Park all day. A breakfast at Flora Masonic Lodge will begin the day followed by a parade downtown. More...

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News

Surplus equipment to be sold

Wood County Commissioners approved the sale of surplus equipment from Precinct #4 and the sheriff’s department. More...

Photo

Taylor White is shown here getting some stew from his great-grandpa, Sam White, at the reunion of the 1974 District Champion football team. More...

2014 Homecoming Court

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Obituaries

Elmer Alton Carrington

Memorial services will be held at a later date for Elmer Alton Carrington Jr., 62, of Mineola, TX. Mr. Carrington passed away on October 14, 2014. He was born on January 9, 1952 in Mineola, TX to the late Elmer Alton Carrington Sr. More...

Nanci Ruth Hicks

Funeral services for Nanci Ruth Hicks, 69, Winnsboro, were held October 23, 2014 at Beaty Funeral Home in Winnsboro with Pastor Larry Lanphier, Pastor Monte Parker, and Pastor Robert Montgomery officiating. Burial was held in Lee Cemetery. Mrs. More...

Bonnie J. Wallace

Funeral services for Bonnie J. Wallace, 63, Winnsboro, was held October 24, 2014 at Pine Street Baptist Church in Winnsboro with Bro. Charles Ethridge officiating. Burial was held in Lee Cemetery. Mrs. More...