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A full house of sheriff's office employees gathered for the commissioners' court meeting. Judge, Commissioners Face Overflow Crowd at Meeting
Employees of the Sheriff’s Office filled the courtroom long before the meeting began at 9:00 A.M. on Wednesday, November 15. Reporters,...


Police Report 11/12/17 to 11/18/17
Request for Service: 11-12 Assist VZCOSO/ 4532 FM1652 Disturbance (verbal)/ 201 N. Houston Citizen Assist/ 1518 N. Spring St. Disturbance...


County Auditor Resigns
Freddy Thomas, county auditor since January 2016, submitted his resignation to District Judge Teresa Drum earlier this month. It is effective...


Veterans Honored in Edgewood
After a heavy mist blew over, the sun shone brightly on more than 200 veterans and their families who gathered at the Edgewood Heritage Festival to...


POLICE REPORT 11/06/17 to 11/12/17
Grand Saline Police Department POLICE REPORT 11/06/17 to 11/12/17 Requests for Police Service: 11/06/17 Suspicious Vehicle/ 119 N. Houston...


Sgt. Jason Burns Leaves GSPD Withdraws Name from Consideration for...
GRAND SALINE—In the most recent turn in the saga that has stemmed from the situation surrounding former Chief of Police Justin Collins, the acting...


Casey Jordan, Cara Jordan and son, Cruz Jordan. Mayor Casey Jordan Talks of His Family And Their Chosen Hometown
To understand the foundation on which Casey Jordan stands to help direct the affairs of Grand Saline, the story needs to go back to his eighth...


Harold Staton Former Prisoner of War Recalls Captivity
(This story about the late Harold Staton of Edgewood first appeared in the Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 3, 2013. It is excerpted here with the...


Mayor Casey Jordan New Mayor Chose Grand Saline
 (This is Part 1 of an extensive interview with Grand Saline’s new mayor Casey Jordan. Part 2 will appear next week.)  GRAND SALINE--Casey...


Veterans Headline Edgewood Festival
Honoring American military veterans is the focal point of the 41st annual Edgewood Heritage Festival on November 11, 2017. A program at noon on...


Rep. Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2018
Today I am announcing that I will not seek reelection to the US Congress in 2018. Although service in Congress remains the greatest privilege of my life, I never intended...
City Revises Reply to Letters to Editor
GRAND SALINE--Last week, in the City Council’s reply to letters from several fire department personnel, there was one statement made that the city would like to clarify. In...
Dillon O'Neil PR 5085 Raid Leads to Pursuit; Two in Custody
FRUITVALE--Last week, Dillon O'Neil evaded arrest, and Monday authorities ended his right from custody. Oneil, who was wanted on several felony...


TJC President Dr. Mike Metke (left) and Chris Tomlin speak to a packed house of TJC students, faculty and sta  in Wise Auditorium. (Photo by: Jessica Alexander / TJC) Tomlin Honored as [Living] Legend of TJC; Reflects upon time spent...
Call it fate or divine providence, but it was un- deniably tting that Chris Tomlin’s return to his alma mater happened during Tyler Junior...


Grand Saline Police Report 10/23/17 to 10/29/17
Grand Saline Police Department Requests for Police Service: 10/23 Assist EMS/520 Larson Theft/ 433 Redbud 10/24 Disturbance (verbal)/ 900 Kuykendall Disturbance...