Brian Sledge, Dave Mitamura, and Bill Mulligan, lawyers working on the Brushy Creek project on behalf of the City of Marlin, were in attendance at the City Council meeting on Jan.

HGTV announced last week that Ben and Erin Napier, of HGTV’s Home Town, are taking submissions of towns to give a full makeover to in an upcoming limited series.

Commissioners approved the purchase of three new body cameras and multiple sets of duty gear during the Jan. 13 meeting.




My Ol’ Daddy loved his sports, and he was quick to say, “Quitters never win, so winners never QUIT!” And the same is true of all sports fans. Some are lukewarm, so they come and go.

As the amazing year, 2019, closes and we enter 2020, I want to express my gratitude to the Most High God for all that He has done for me and the citizens of Marlin.

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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.


Several Marlin Bulldogs were named to District 13-2A All-District list for the 2019 season.

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The Marlin Bulldogs snapped a 16-game losing streak by shutting out Rosebud-Lott on Friday night in Travis. Marlin first-year coach David Haynes Jr.

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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.

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