No one shows up talk about tax rate at Grayson County Commissioners hearing

Grayson County commissioners Tuesday took to their bench ready to hear from residents about the proposed 2015 tax rate. But when it came time to hold the public hearing on the rate, no one came forward. Grayson County Judge Drue Bynum called for comments from the public a number of times before he declared the one-minute long public hearing over and went on with the rest of the items on the Court’s short agenda Tuesday.

Lessons from labor

In 1892, the workers of the Central Labor Union in New York City held a holiday to celebrate the American worker. The idea spread across the country and now, for over a century, the first Monday in September has been a time when Americans look back with pride in jobs well done.

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Lessons from labor

In 1892, the workers of the Central Labor Union in New York City held a holiday to celebrate the American worker. The idea spread across the country and now, for over a century, the first Monday in September has been a time when Americans look back with pride in jobs well done.

Fuel spill shuts down U.S. 75 Sunday evening

According to the Howe Police Department, a diesel spill shut down a portion of southbound US Highway 75 Sunday night. According to the agency’s Facebook page, the spill occurred near Farmington Road at approximately 9 p.m.

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Second-half goals lift ’Roos by ETBU

Mandi Sherwood scored her second goal in as many days to open the season and Myranda Baumgartner added a late tally as the Austin College women’s soccer team topped East Texas Baptist, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon.

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