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.


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.

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

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


Area school districts have set dates for student registration.

Chilton ISD will hold returning student registration July 8 through Aug. 8. 

Communities in Schools of the Heart of Texas in partnership with the Advocacy Center for Crime Victims and Children coordinated the 7th Annual Empowering Girls Conference “Girls Can,” on Friday Jun

The City of Marlin invites everyone to join Mayor Carolyn Lofton, City Council members, and staff in the re-dedication of Marlin's City Park back to the community on July 4 at 10 a.m. 

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