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The nation was rocked on March 18, 1937, when a gas leak caused a massive explosion and the worst school disaster in the history of the United States. That school was located in New London, which … more
As spring approaches and my nightmares turn to yard work, I’m reminded of the time when my wife and I would start dusting off the birdfeeders so that we could enjoy a few of God’s creatures that don’t poop on our floor when... more
To those who relied upon animals for their livelihood, the mule had a far greater value than a horse, was considered a dozer of their time, and played an important part in the development of the East … more
The Black History Month Programs at KISD have been remarkable. These programs have showcased some of our amazingly talented students and the speakers have been very inspirational. Our community … more
In response to several requests, I’ve dusted off a Kilgore News Herald article from 2003 and refurbished it with some new. THE EAST TEXAS oil boom and the Kilgore College Rangerettes were not … more
THE RODEO pen is now empty, but still intact in his back pasture. A tractor and bush mower can be found where his working mules were once kept and a slow easy smile crosses his face as he rerecalls … more
While others were contemplating the outcome of the Super Bowl playoffs last Sunday, Forest Home Baptist Church members dedicated the day in honor of Pat Monk, minister of education. Pat has served … more
“It must drive you nuts to see all the mistakes bad writers make!” When people learn your job is to catch writing errors, many guess that you’re so laser-focused on seeking out grammar, … more
East Texas had its share of cowboys and cowgirls through the years and in the Kilgore area there still remain a few who will leave legends. Those few have managed and continue to take pride in … more
“WE have started the year with new adventures,” said Lanea Cope, activity director at Arabella Senior Care. “It is called the Arabella Passport Adventure and we will be celebrating and … more
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