Freestone County Sheriff’s Report

Man calls, having the worst time of his life, will just try to go to sleep for now. 911 dialed on cell phone, answered by Dispatch multiple times but no one on line. Turned out this was on FCR-332 where a man had just turned the electricity back on at a trailer house. Apparently there was an electrical problem in […]

Leon County Sheriff’s Report

1/20/2010 Jack Tomlinson responded to Oakwood for the report of an alarm. Reashelle Chatham responded to Centerville for the report of stolen medication. Reashelle Chatham responded to Centerville for the report of a civil standby. Chris Nash responded to Marquez for the report of a theft. Robert Kelly responded to Flo for the report of a theft. Chris Nash responded […]

Leon County Cooks: Brussels Sprouts and winter greens

With February underway many a gardener is getting the itch to get out into the garden. Some have already plowed or tilled or whatever chore was needed to get things ready for planting day. My mother always planted potatoes on my birthday, which is Valentine’s Day, and I think she put out onions about the same time. And there are […]

Community Calendar

Donate Your Prescription Eyeglasses! The Buffalo Lions Club has placed collection boxes to Recycle for Sight at the following locations: Citizen’s State Bank, Pruitt Cleaners, Brookshire Brother’s Pharmacy, Dr. Vicki Camp, Davis Feed, and Community National Bank. Remember, old glasses give new sight. For more information contact: Sight Conservation Chairman Jean Turner 936-349-2244. On Thursday evening, February 11th, the Palestine […]


There was a wedding shower last week for Qua Mudd. The refreshments were delicious and everyone came away happy and the bride was wished every good wish for her life with Josh. Qua has been very busy in the pantry lately and that is much appreciated. There will be a banquet on Sunday February 14th in place of the evening […]

Oakwood EEC meets

On January 14th the Oakwood EEC club met at 10:00 a.m. in the Methodist church in Oakwood. Our next meeting will be February 11 with a Valentine covered dish luncheon. Please plan to attend. Tommy Neyland, the Agriculture agent for Leon County, spoke in to the absence of his wife Wendy, our family and consumer science agent for the Leon […]

2010-02-09 E-Edition

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