June 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Faith calls Mike Midkiff to be pastor

A full-time pastor has been called to serve at Faith Baptist Church, Quitman. Former East Texas Baptist University, Marshall, Director of Public Relations, Mike Midkiff preached his first service with the church June 12. More...

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from the Back Porch

So…there we were grandfather and granddaughter sitting side by side in church waiting for the Sunday morning Fathers Day Service to begin. More...

Quitman Library Connections

The library’s summer reading program, “Get Ready...Get Set...READ!” comes to an end this Thursday, June 30, 2016. Join us at 2 p.m. More...

Home Sweet Home

BLUEBERRY TIME It’s blueberry season! Blueberries are a great nutritious snack. They are high in Vitamin C, a good Source of fiber and manganese. More...

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Lucy Brannon gets ready for some heavy lifting at the Quitman weight room in early morning conditioning workouts. Quitman junior high and high school athletes come in the morning from 9 a.m. More...

ETMC Quitman installs new MRI

Wood County residents now have access to MRI scanning with the installation of a new Philips Achieva 1.5T MRI at ETMC Quitman. More...

The Buzz .....Around Town

The last Thursday of June at Quitman Public Library will be full of fun! There will be a movie with popcorn hosted by the Friends of the Library from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The movie showing will be Racing Stripes. More...

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Holly Brook Baptist Church announcements

REGISTRATION UNDER WAY FOR HOLLY BROOK BAPTIST BASKETBALL CAMP More...

Beekeepers’ Association sets next meeting

The Wood County Beekeepers’ Association will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. at the BTH Bank Meeting Room, 210 South Main Street in Winnsboro. More...

Sessions brothers to attend conference

Brandon and Braydon Sessions, Quitman, will be participating in the 2016 Youth Leadership Conference at the University of Nevada Las Vegas July 21-23. More...

Obituaries

WILLIAM DONALD SMITH

Graveside services for William Donald Smith Sr, 83, of Quitman were held June 21, 2016 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Mineola. Mr. Smith passed away June 19,  2016. More...

DWAIN PRESTON TURNER

Funeral services for Dwain Preston Turner, 81, of Mineola, were held June 22, 2016 at Lowe Funeral Home with Reverend Jay Jackson officiating. Burial was held held at Concord Cemetery. Mr. Turner passed away June 17, 2016 at his residence. More...

RUBY NELL WOODS

Funeral services for Ruby Nell Woods, 83, of Yantis, were held June 23, 2016 at Lowe Funeral Home with Pastor Dan Boler officiating. Burial was held at Yantis City Cemetery. Mrs. Woods passed away June 19, 2016 in Winnsboro. More...