On Friday night the lights were bright and spirits were high for the Marlin Bulldogs Homecoming game against the Fighting Owls of Anderson-Shiro.

Last week was Homecoming week for the Chilton Pirates.

From October 10 - 14, Marlin ISD will be hosting several different events in honor of their homecoming this week.


We don’t flinch much any more at the occasional CRASH we hear in the house. Marlynn the teen-cat has started a redecorating business – a home based one. Our home.

Texas’ top three officeholders on Oct. 12 instructed the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services to improve the protection of children at risk of abuse.

Stopped in to shop at one of the big box stores in mid-September. “And what to my wondering eyes did appear?” A fully it up Christmas tree, That’s what. Talk about pushing the holidays.


Homecoming King and Queen, Alexavia Wright and Edward Timms Alexavia participates on the Varsity Cheerleading squad, basketball, and plans to attend Houston University and study in Biology to begin

Marlin FFA students showed their 6’ X 10’ Utility Trailer in the Agriculture Mechanics Contest, at the Heart O Texas Fair on October 10, 2016.

Texas Farm Bureau recognized all Fire Departments in the state of Texas, they are a rural organization and were elected to present each Volunteer fire department within the state of Texas, a member

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