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Constable Precinct 1 Daryl Graham writes the results of early voting on the blackboard that was used for many years in the parking lot of the Athens Review. The blackboard was being used at the Holiday Inn Express to track Henderson County election results. Charlotte Graham helps her husband with the results.
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Athens tables large purchase
The Athens City Council Monday tabled awarding a bid for a large piece of equipment that removes asphalt from the surface of paved roads to make way for repairs.
City Director of Utilities Glen Herriage recommended that the council award the bid to RDO Equipment Co. of Irving for a Road Hog cold planer. The RDO bid was for $123,267.06, which is below the budgeted amount of $134,000.
Former TVCC basketball coach Joe Curl passes
Joe Curl, the former head coach of the Lady Cardinal basketball program, passed away at the age of 59 on Monday.
Review earns six awards
The Athens Daily Review was honored with six awards for journalism excellence during the North and East Texas Press Association yearly convention held Thursday-Saturday in Tyler.
Mabank civic leader Alene Gibbs, 94, died Friday
Long time Mabank civic leader Alene Gibbs passed away on Friday, April 11. She was born in Van Zandt County on Jan. 18, 1920. She was 94-years-old.
Here comes the champs!
Friday was a big night for the Eustace FFA at the Henderson County Livestock Show and for Jordyn Costlow, who presented the Grand Champion.
Saturday was payday at HCLS
Payday came Saturday for the youth who placed in the 54th annual Henderson County Livestock Show.
Popular trend leads to big results
Repurposing furniture, automobile parts and other big items is becoming a popular trend, just ask Cedar Creek Home Schoolers 4-H member Laura Childress.
Bringing home the bacon
Her name is Maleri McHam, but that last name had nothing to do with her involvement in the Market Swine competition Thursday in the Henderson County Livestock Show.
AHS excells in one-act play competition
Athens High School won Area One Act Play competition, and advanced to Regional Competition on Wednesday, April 9 at Royse City High School. They will be competing at Regionals on May 1 at Texas A&M-Commerce. They will conduct a public performance at the Annex Auditorium at 7 p.m. this Saturday, April 12. Those receiving awards were: All Star Cast--Kenyon Walker; Caroline Perryman; Honorable Mention All Star Cast--Skyler Walker and Karah Capps. Shown are: first row, left to right, Tori Smith, Mollie Davies, Emma Grey, Leslie Hernandez, Marissa Cerrillo, Cindy Garcia and Lexi Lassiter; second row, left to right, Cindy Kling, Mason Senyckyj, Jakeb Smith, Felicity Walker, Karah Capps, Caity Pace, Sarah Waxter, Maggie Mizell, Caroline Perryman, Kenyon Walker, Dakota Stone and Robert Lenington; third row, left to right, John Martin, Dustin McGhee, Carter Ferrell, Alan Platt, Russell Ingram and Skyler Walker.
Special Athens kickoff
The City of Athens would like to invite local citizens to come out and show their support on April 23 during the live broadcast on Good Morning Texas to kick-off the “Europe, Texas” series from Athens.
This is an exciting opportunity for members of the Athens community to be on television for a fun, high energy segment promoting our beloved city.
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