Raymond Moore | The Marlin Democrat
City Council members Terence McDavid and Susan Bryd along with Mayor Keefer discuss the proposed increase with City Manager Alan Grindstaff during the special meeting or the new budget.


The Marlin Lady Bulldogs had a good week of hard work this past week. They put in the time and effort in practice as they readied themselves for a tough week of games.  

The Marlin Lady Bulldogs are a muchimproved team from the beginning of the season. They have started to develop some chemistry on the court and it has started to show up in their recent matches.

The Lady Pirates have had a difficult stretch of games to start off district competition with.


The kittens are so helpful. The entire pride follows me about outside. It’s a wonder I don’t step on a little foot or tail.

There was just something different about Morris Siegel.

After the last adventure riding along with my daughter-in-law, you’d think I’d be leery of another trip. Eternal optimist that I am, I signed up for another adventure.


Those from the Golden Years Nursing Home have been hard at work planning a wonderful event for the community.

During both the Commissioners Court and city council meeting from last week the topic of an interlocal agreement between the city and county, raised more than a few eyebrows.

Raymond Moore | The Marlin Democrat
Winners of the 2017 Marlin High School Homecoming King and Queen goes to Vanessa Vilchis and Sevastion Salazar.

Throughout the week of September 11 through September 15, the community of Marlin and its students celebrated its annual homecoming week.

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