Local Area Headlines
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals serves up a win for Harris County Criminal Court at Law Judges. Court Rules: No Right To Affordable Bail, Only Right To Be Heard Within 48 Hours Lakewood, CO (August 16, 2018) – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued a ...Read More »
Paris Police met with a complaint in the lobby of the Police Department who advised that they had received an anonymous phone call and was told that she would receive a gift card if she would pay a one-time fee. The victim gave the person calling the last four numbers ...Read More »
Mugshot not availableDeputies arrested 31-year-old Summer R. Sierra, of Winnsboro, in Titus County on a grand jury indictment for Injury to a Child. No bond information was available. Officers arrested 31-year-old Daven T. Shine, of Mt Pleasant, in Titus County for Burglary of Habitation. No other details were released.Read More »
A farewell reception is planned for Dr. Ray Keck, who is stepping down as President of Texas A&M-Commerce on August 31. It will be held on Aug. 21 at 4:30 pm at the Sam Rayburn Student Center at the university. Keck is not going far, however, he is returning to ...Read More »
A man who had just learned from a Bowie County judge that he would be arrested for failing a drug test fled from the courtroom but was soon apprehended. The court bailiff tackled 41-year-old Jeremy Struehrenberg outside the Bi-State Justice Center and he was subdued by officers from multiple police agencies. ...Read More »
Saturday, August 18, 2018
MPHS Varsity Lady Tigers at ETBU Tournament, Marshall, TBA
We host a free farmers market at our tree farm in our off-season. It gives local farmers and makers an opportunity to sell their goods to the community. It is between Detroit and Clarksville. There is no charge for vendors or shoppers. It’s the third Saturday of each month during the warmer months.
Monday, August 20, 2018
• MPISD Board of Trustees Agenda Review, CSS Board Room, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
• Child Development Center Policy Council, Noon
• Child Development Center Safe Riders Car Seat Program, 4 p.m.
MPHS Varsity Tigers vs. Atlanta, 3:30 p.m.
MPHS 9, JV, Varsity Lady Tigers @ Liberty Eylau, 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
• Child Development Center Training for New Volunteers, 8 a.m.
Friday, August 24, 2018
MPHS JV, Varsity Tigers @ Atlanta (Scrimmage), TBA
Historic Red River County Chamber of Commerce
Please join the Historic Red River County Chamber of Commerce in welcoming ‘Focused Care’ at Clarksville to the City of Clarksville. The ribbon cutting and pictures will be Friday (Aug 24) at 12:00 pm followed by refreshments and networking. Please come out and meet the staff of Focused Care at Clarksville and learn what services they can offer you!
Focused Care at Clarksville
2407 W Main HWY 82
Clarksville, TX 75426
Red River Revue Center for the Arts presents the ‘World Premiere’ of “Strange Vegetables” by Dwayne Yancey, Directed by David Gary Holley.
Admittance is free, and a concession stand is available. The performance is at Detroit Tabernacle, Friday (Aug 24) at 7:00 pm and Saturday (Aug 25) at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm.
Two elderly neighbors get into a competition over who can grow the strangest-looking vegetable and get their picture in the local paper. Each recruits the same neighborhood kid to help them spy on the other.
Henderson – Sarah Stogner Dickinson
Ferguson – Jodi O’Connell
Miss Henderson – Laura Dial
Kid – Maycee Northcutt
Mom – Bess Farland
Worker – Zach Baird
Government official – Rachael Sheehan
Photographer – Zach Baird
Join us for a fun last month of summer at Daingerfield State Park. The park has a lot to offer for families looking to beat the heat and have fun on a budget! The main event for the month is our Second Annual Back-2-School Bash where adults can gain free park entrance with a back to school item. All items collected will be donated to Daingerfield and Hughes Springs ISD’s for the upcoming school year. See you during August!
Saturday, August 25
10:00 am – Paddle Boarding 101
8:00 pm – Saturday Night Dance – Pavilion