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.


Our weather forecast, whether it be from groundhog, meteroligist, or a game knee will usually be suspect!

I am a cowboy poet and St. Patrick’s Day probably needs this piece. The beginning of cowboy poetry is thought to have originated from the stories and songs of Scottish and Irish shepherds.

Hats! Now that opens a can of worms. Did you ever consider just how many kinds and shapes of hats there might be? Needless to say, there are many.


Bell-Milam Falls Water Supply Company, CoBank donate $5,000 to volunteer fire departments

The Marlin City Council voted 7-0 Tuesday night to terminate the employment of City Manager Alan Grindstaff.

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The Marlin City Council met on March 12 with a full agenda set before them. The first item dealt with the proposed changing of the name of Commerce Street to BTW Parkway.

Bryleen Terry received the honor of winning Marlin Chamber of Commerce’s Yard of the Month for February El Charro was deemed the Marlin Chamber of Commerce Business of

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