Last season, the Marlin Bulldogs Bantam Little League football team pulled off several different accomplishments.

The Chilton Lady Pirates 4x 400 meter relay team are on their way to the Conference 2A Championship finals on May 13, at 12:00 p.m. at Mike A. Myers in Austin.

All season long the hometown Marlin Bulldogs basketball team worked hard, practiced hard and played even harder.


Fluff-Ums, the cat, is either a pioneer in a new meditation style or simply a “half-bubbleoff-plumb.” We’ve gotten used to her fascination with plastic grocery sacks and finding suspicious tooth-ma

Hangman, our good friend and purveyor of birthday manure, also does a great job as a consultant on home repairs and machine maintenance.

I’ve concluded the birds have it out for me, especially when I’m driving. To my knowledge I haven’t done anything to any birds (lately anyway), so what’s the deal?


The Old Settlers and Veterans Association spent last weekend bringing the Civil War back to life.

Earlier in the month a proposal for a towing contract between the Sheriff’s Office and one of the three towing companies in Marlin was presented to the court.

In 1957, the First Baptist Church of Marlin had a dream.

They wanted to start a mission for people that wanted to attend a small family gathering. In June, their dream came true.

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