Secondhand Smoke Harms Your Loved Ones By Johanna Hicks
Mar24

Secondhand Smoke Harms Your Loved Ones By Johanna Hicks

Secondhand Smoke Harms Your Loved Ones Did you know that if you smoke around others, especially children, your smoking harms the people you care about?  Smoking can affect the health of nonsmokers.  Smoke that comes from the burning of a tobacco product or smoke that is exhaled by smokers is called secondhand smoke.  Inhaling secondhand smoke is called involuntary or passive smoking. The same cancer-causing chemicals inhaled by...

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Holy Highway Girls Home Plans Fish Fry Fundraiser on May 13, 2017
Mar24

Holy Highway Girls Home Plans Fish Fry Fundraiser on May 13, 2017

The 5th annual Holy Highway Fish Fry Fundraiser will be held on Saturday May 13 at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Pickton, Texas. Serving will begin at 5 pm complete with all the side items, desserts, tea and coffee. There will also be silent and live auctions through the evening with proceeds going to projects and activities of the girls’ school and home.  Individuals and businesses are invited to support Holy Highway by...

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Tira News, March 24, 2017
Mar24

Tira News, March 24, 2017

by Jan Vaughn Wesley Weir, son of Robert and Yvonne Weir, bowled with the “My Heroes” group on Saturday. Paula Wiser would like to remind everyone to slow down and use caution on Highway 19 North. She had a close call with an 18-wheeler, when attempting a turn from that road. A large group gathered at the Tira Cemetery last Saturday for the memorial service for Jerry Vessel, of Campbell. He was the husband of June (Chapman) Vessel....

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Tradin’ Post, Friday, March 24th, 2017:
Mar23

Tradin’ Post, Friday, March 24th, 2017:

Needing:  good dirt…  top soil…  …  This party needs one to two yards of the dirt…  …  …  If you have some to give or sell, please call David at 903-335-8533…  … Share...

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Yantis High One Act Play Going to Contest on April 1st, Needs Funding
Mar23

Yantis High One Act Play Going to Contest on April 1st, Needs Funding

Yantis High School’s One Act Play Group is going to Area contest on April 1st. We are hosting a dinner theatre at the Yantis school cafeteria on Thursday March 30th, 2017 to help raise funds for contest costs. DSC_4670 DSC_4677 DSC_4706 (1) DSC_4706 DSC_4734 DUTB 2 DSC_4658 Meal will begin at 6:00 and our production of  Digging Up the Boys by Laura Lundgren Smith will be performed at 7:00. Meal and admission are by donation....

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SAFE-T Candlelight Vigil for Crime Victims Awareness Week, April 4th, 2017
Mar23

SAFE-T Candlelight Vigil for Crime Victims Awareness Week, April 4th, 2017

The guest speaker will be Will Ramsey, District Attorney. Share...

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Aviation History: Douglas C-133 Cargomaster
Mar22

Aviation History: Douglas C-133 Cargomaster

The following information comes from local Sulphur Springs resident Tony Hughes.  Mr Hughes worked on, performed engine run up, pre-flight/post flight and flew as an aircraft mechanic observer on FCF’s (functional check flight) at the Greenville, Tx. plant, formerly known as TEMCO.  The Greenville plant started as Temco (Texas Engineering & Manufacturing Co.) then changed to Ling-Temco Electronics, Inc. in 1960, then...

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Sulphur Springs FFA Teams Place at Houston Livestock Show
Mar22

Sulphur Springs FFA Teams Place at Houston Livestock Show

According to Sulphur Springs FFA Advisor John Holland, the FFA Show team traveled to Houston for the Junior Heifer show and calf scrambles. Thursday night Blaine Flemens, Phillip Rater, and Brennan Murray all competed in the Houston Rodeo Calf Scramble. If students compete in the Calf Scramble they must catch a wild calf, halter that calf, and then lead it into the winners square in the middle of the NRG Arena (Houston Texan’s Arena)....

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Northeast Texas Children’s Museum Announces  Friendship Bridge Fundraiser
Mar22

Northeast Texas Children’s Museum Announces Friendship Bridge Fundraiser

(March 21, 2017  Commerce, Texas)  The Northeast Texas Children’s Museum will welcome area Bridge players to “Friendship Bridge” on Monday, April 10 at 1:30.   The event is the longest running fund-raising event for the Children’s Museum. “We have watched friendships grow each year around the Bridge table, “said Nancy McFarland, co-chair of the event. “We enjoy seeing returning friends and welcoming...

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Tradin’ Post, Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017:
Mar21

Tradin’ Post, Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017:

Missing:  a black and gray dapple dachshund.  Was last seen in the area of CR 3502, behind Flowserve…  If you have seen this dog, or for more info., please call 903-243-0820…  … For Sale: a male medium chihuahua… $60… Call: 903-348-7315 Share...

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