I FOUND THIS year’s playing of the Masters golf tournament absorbing television. Enthralling images of blooming azaleas, green fairways, tall pines and wandering creeks certainly provided a treat to winter-weary eyes. The golf wasn’t too shabby, either. If you turned to check your text messages, you could lose your place on the leaderboard. Jordan Spieth… Read More Scattershooting

Weekly Devotional | April 12, 2018

Turning the Tide on American Violence HOPE FOR TODAY by Clint Decker Are you becoming increasingly concerned about your child’s safety at school?  Has your church begun discussions on providing security during worship services? Have you had some uneasiness while at public gatherings, wondering if some incident might take place?  Unfortunately, this is where we… Read More Weekly Devotional | April 12, 2018

‘Spreading It Around’ rescheduled for June

by CARLA BASS, City Editor The Opera House Theatre Players announced new dates for their upcoming production,  “Spreading It Around”, a comedy by famed comedy writer Londos D’Arrigo. They have had to shift to new dates, June 8-9, but will still perform at the same time and location; 7:30 each night at  the Jefferson Playhouse. The… Read More ‘Spreading It Around’ rescheduled for June

FUQUAY, LANGBARTELS HEADED TO REGIONALS Jefferson Golfers Qualify For “Playoff” Golf

LONGVIEW, Texas – Landon Fuquay carded a 90 and Elaina Langbartels penciled in a 112 at last week’s District 16-3A Golf Championship at Longview’s Pinecrest Country Club. The individual finishes had both finishing second overall in their fields, allowing them to advance as individual medalists to the Class 3A-Region II Tournament.Langbartels and Madilyn Singleton represented… Read More FUQUAY, LANGBARTELS HEADED TO REGIONALS Jefferson Golfers Qualify For “Playoff” Golf