Published by News Staff on Mon, 03/28/2016 - 10:14am
The spring antiques shows going on now through Sunday April 3 in Northern Fayette County draw thousands of vendors and tens of thousands of shoppers. It’s an overload for the senses. Here’s a few images from the middle of it all.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:45am
By REGINA KEILERS The La Grange School board tackled a wide-range of topics at Monday’s monthly meeting. One of the big decisions the board made was to approve a $2,000 raise for all teaching staff beginning in the 2016-17 school year.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:44am
By H.H. HOWZE A friend used to advertise that he sold “antiques and high class junque.” There are arguably several classes of junk, no matter how it’s spelled, at venues around the countryside during the twice-yearly markets. Junk has its own cachet, even when its not really junk.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 11:42am
By ELAINE THOMAS When George Koudelka was in the fourth grade at Flatonia Elementary School, he recited the names of all the United States presidents from memory at the PTA meeting on February 11, 1955.
By H.H. HOWZE Drinking water contamination is in the news these days, nowhere more so than the tragic situation in Flint, Michigan where an attempt to save money by switching water systems is exposing thousands of households to elevated levels of lead.
At 8:06 p.m. Tuesday, officers from the La Grange Police Department and the Texas Department of Public Safety were forced to pepper spray, and taze (twice) a naked man who was walking around and being disruptive on the 300 block of W. Milam St.