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Pendleton Harbor Volunteer Fire Department will host a fundraiser featuring a DONATION CARWASH, and Hamburger Plate sale. Beginning at 8 a.m. on August 7, fire department members will wash your ride for a donation to their department. Hamburger plates with all the fixings, a bag of chip, and…

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We are pleased to announce, that Newton County Sheriff’s Office Volunteer Initiatives Program (VIP). The VIP is for individuals who wish to volunteer their time to be members of a group that provides help, support, and coordination for Law Enforcement.  

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Alpine Marina's Thursday Big Bass Tournament lived up to its name again! Chad Gay wins with a 10 lb 2 oz enormous bass! John Gillard comes in 2nd with a nice 4 lb even bass. Start time is 4:00 pm with weigh in at 8:30 pm. Come fish with us.

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Sabine County Tourism has been busy placing the now famous red & white bobbers in several locations across Sabine County. The effort to promote Sabine County, and her amazing assets began back in 2016. "This was my platform when I took office," Sabine County Judge Daryl Melton said. Ther…

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Don’t forget, Tuesday the Center will host a great program enabling families, and care givers support for dementia.

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While many of Sabine County’s residents are descendants of people enslaved under the laws of the U.S. government, a little-known fact about the area is that it actually once was the crossing point into a safety zone for escaped slaves.

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Alpine Marina's Thursday Big Bass Tournament really lived up to it's name. Dave Fiasco(right) wins with a really nice 8 lb 8 oz bass. Duane Thompson takes 2nd place with a 4 lb 4 oz bass. NOTE: Start time next Thursday is 4:00 pm with weigh in at 8:15 pm. Come fish with us.

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Congress Avenue in Austin, 1868. One of the oldest photos I've ever posted. At the far end of Congress stands the former state capitol, which burned in 1881, paving the way for the edifice we have now.

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Last week, the House passed its version of the state budget for the next two years. It differs in some significant ways from the budget the Senate passed. In order to reconcile our differences, we'll convene a conference committee with 5 members from each chamber to work out the details. I'm…

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I overheard a group of people discussing murders in Sabine County while standing in line at the store. By the time I reached the cashier, I was sure there couldn't be all that many over the years. I could think of several huge cases.

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🚨 Scammer Alert 🚨 Resident in Sabine County are getting robo calls from a 625 ( milam) phone number about fraudulent amazon charges. The resident Daily News spoke with had 35 already this morning and said it has been going on for a week. She just got off phone with FCC, number to call is 1-8…

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Alpine Marina's Thursday Big Bass Tournament had a great turn out but the big fish were hard to find. Lee Ballard(2nd from right) wins with a 3 lb 1 oz bass and there was a 3 way tie for 2nd place. Tiger Christian (right), Jim Thompson(left) and Jason Timmons (middle) all had 2 lb 14 oz fish…

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