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

After a spectacularly played season of basketball, the Lady Bulldogs of Marlin High School have earned some very special postseason district honors.

Despite dropping out of the post season tournament earlier than they had hoped, the Marlin Bulldogs are still very proud of how well the season went.


The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is hosting a five week educational course for those who have been diagnosed with Type-2 Diabetes.

Am I coming down with ADD? I sure can recognize it after raising a son with ADHD, but I don’t think it’s something that develops. Must be senior moments then? How very inconvenient!

I never know when it’s going to hit. That tune that lodges in the brain with little or no reason. It stays there for a day or so and disappears without reason.


Following the events of a tragic wreck on Highway 6, within just three miles of Marlin, two people have been reported dead.

Over the last couple of weeks the paper has included articles on two of the three candidates running for the Mayor of Marlin.

Last Thursday, March 16, the Marlin Public Library received a grant valued at 15,000 dollars from the Union Pacific Foundation.

The Marlin Democrat

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Marlin, TX 76661
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