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The NAIA recently announced the two teams in the return of its Men’s Basketball All-Star game scheduled for tipoff at 6 p.m.

After winning its bidistrict playoff game, the Marlin boys’ basketball team was knocked out of the playoffs in the area round.

Marlin finishes its season with a 14-15 record.


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A few years back, my young bride Stella and I were invited to a paid gig in the Kanab, Utah, area and we left Texas a bit early to be a part of the Arizona Cowboy Poetry Gathering.

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Early American history notes Elizabeth Griscom (Betsy) Ross as the seamstress credited with making the first American flag.

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Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.


The City of Marlin, Falls County and Central Texas have all played a historic role in the development of this great state we call Texas, and this great nation, USA.  

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Family, friends, and members of the Booker T. Washington High School Alumni Association gathered at the corner of Live Oak and Commerce Street in Marlin on Aug.

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John Proctor is world-famous aviator, and this is his Grumman HU 16C Albatross, the ultimate traveling machine. 

The Marlin Democrat

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P.O. Box 112
Marlin, TX 76661
Phone: 254-883-2554
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