Freestone County Sheriff’s Report



Lady reports car just taken without permission at Freestone Apts., all officers alerted, but 13 minutes and 5 seconds later all were told to disregard the call…. he dropped it off at caller’s Mother’s house. Inmate arrested a few days ago by Teague scuffles and fights with Jailer and Deputy while being booked, one employee bit, checked out at ER. […]

The Flo News



Pioneer Syrup Making Sugar cane was an annual crop in the Flo area. Farmers raised enough for their family’s yearly needs. Every year the old fields would have to be burned to help clear for the next crop. The ash left behind would help fertilize and the burning would kill insects as well. This method of yearly cleansing of the […]

Texas monthly oil and gas statistics



AUGUST PERMITS TO DRILL The Commission issued a total of 2,048 original drilling permits in August 2012 compared to 2,051 in August 2011. The August total included 1,808 permits to drill new oil and gas wells, 58 to re-enter existing well bores, and 182 for re-completions. Permits issued in August 2012 included 634 oil, 163 gas, 1,169 oil and gas, […]

RRC production statistics and allowables for October 2012



AUSTIN –– The Texas average rig count as of September 21 was 877, representing about 49 percent of all active land rigs in the United States. In the last 12 months, total Texas reported production was 474 million barrels of oil and 7.2 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. The Commission’s estimated final production for July, 2012 is 49,002,732 barrels […]

Junior High Bison split with Crawford



The 7th grade Bison were plagued by fumbles in the early junior high game on Thursday, September 27, and Crawford capitalized with a touchdown in the first quarter and another in the second. CJHS got 1st-and-Goal just before halftime but the BJHS defenders, led by Fernando Mancilla and Benito Rivas, kept them from scoring. Matthew Harris recovered a fumble and […]

BHS Homecoming Queen candidates



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2012-10-02 E-Edition

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