ATHENS — A special group of students from two classes at South Athens Elementary recently made cards to show their love and sympathy for the victims of this week’s deadly tornado in Moore, Okla. The students are from Ms. Starkes’ and Mrs. Miranda’s Pre-K class.
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AISD buses collide
Responders assist students who were passengers on Athens Independent School District buses that collided after school on Wednesday. The driver of one of the buses was transported to East Texas Medical Center with unspecified injuries while the students were taken to the emergency room for evaluation.
C.H.A.M.P.S. HEART OF TEXAS BOWL: Trophy trifecta
The No. 6-ranked Trinity Valley Community College Cardinals wrapped up one of the most memorable season in school history with a 72-23 thumping of the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds in the C.H.A.M.P.S Heart of Texas Bowl at Copperas Cove's Bulldawg Stadium on Saturday.
BREAKING NEWS. . . Holiday Celebration Cancellations
The Athens Review is track cancellations of Christmas Celebrations. So far three have been canceled for today or Saturday. We will update this list as we hear of more cancellations. If you know any please send an email to email@example.com.
Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95
Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
BREAKING: Ticket price change in TVCC bowl section
It was reported in the Trinity Valley bowl game section that tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students in grades kindergarten through 12 for general admission seats and reserved tickets for $15 per ticket.
Henderson County has benefited from an upswing in the number of out of county inmates housed in the jail in 2013.
The Texas Commission on Jail Standards November report shows the county with 117 out-of-county inmates. The main source of the prisoners is Smith County, which had more than 100 of its prisoners held elsewhere.
- SLIDESHOW: Malakoff Tigers sendoff to Longview Here are some sights for the Malakoff Tigers sendoff against New Boston. The regional matchup is set for 7:30 p.m. at Longview Lobos Stadium.
JUNIOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL: HOT Bowl tickets go on sale Friday at TVCC
Ticket sales for the C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl begin Friday at Trinity Valley Community College.
- SLIDE SHOW- FIRE AT EL SAN LUIS MEXICAN CAFE Early morning fire destroyed El San Luis Mexican Cafe in Athens.
- Fire at El San Luis Mexican Cafe early AM. More details to come.
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