The death sentenced handed to Charles Brownlow Jr., the man who killed five people in Terrell in 2013, has been overturned by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. The case will be sent back for a rehearing.
The stirring words of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. echoed throughout the Jamie Foxx Performing Arts Center on Monday as tribute was paid to the American civil rights icon.
Few Terrell residents know they live in a land of OZ, but you won’t see flying monkeys here or an Emerald City. The purpose of this OZ is to lure the green of investment dollars.
Putting “heads in beds” will result in $48,054 divvied up among six Terrell organizations that applied for funds generated by the city’s Hotel/Motel tax.
The Terrell ISD Board of Trustees made it official Monday night and approved a contract for new district Superintendent Dr. Georgeanne Warnock.
As far as invocations go, the one at the start of Tuesday night’s Terrell City Council meeting, was, to say the least, a bit unconventional.
The Terrell City Council is expected to soon take up revisions to a handful of ordinances that could impact everything from parking at home to panhandling and loitering to riding horses in the park.
In frigid cold and scorching heat, the Terrell High School Tiger Band has logged countless hours perfecting their performances and preparing for competition. Whether at Friday night football games or UIL marching competitions, the Tiger Band has given unforgettable performances this season. …
Officials in Kaufman County are expected to meet soon with finance experts who will recommend optimal timing for issuing $154.1 million in bonds authorized by voters last week.
Lea Ann Cooper, executive director of the Terrell ISD Excellence Foundation, gave an update last week on the foundation’s support for education during a regular meeting of the Terrell Rotary Club.
Construction is expected to begin early next year on a new 273-unit apartment complex adjacent to retail development at the Crossroads at Terrell. The complex is among two apartment projects planned for the city next year.
Although the city of Terrell has swelled in population by an estimated 14 percent over the past 10 years, the crime rate here – for both property and violent offenses – has fallen significantly.
The Terrell City Council on Tuesday appointed six members to a new seven-person body charged with recommending major improvements to Terrell’s parks and downtown.
On Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Terrell Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 18th opportunity in eight years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted pre…
Sulphur Springs missed a 28-yard game winning field goal with less than a minute to play that allowed Terrell to win its first game of the season, 15-13, on Friday night, Sept. 13 at Terrell Memorial Stadium.
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra is coming to the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx Performing Arts Center to perform a repertoire of orchestral favorites as part of their “DSO on the GO” concert series at 7:30 pm on Saturday evening, Sept. 21. Tickets, which are priced at $19 for adults and $5 for child…
Terrell ISD is proud to announce the 2019 Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame inductees, Otavious Baker, Harold Jones, and Joseph Wilson. Baker, Jones, and Wilson join a group of more than 100 distinguished student athletes who graduated from either Terrell High School or Burnett High School. These …
People are welcome to attend the Choirs for Christ Celebration Scholarship Foundation at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29 at the Terrell High School Auditorium.
Terrell High School senior Jaquavious Morris had a team high 17 tackles but it was Paris High School who won its first game of the season with a 42-7 win over Terrell on Friday, Sept. 6 at Wildcat Stadium in Paris.
The 2019 Floyd Smith Memorial Kaufman County Hay Show is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 5 p.m. at the Kaufman County Fair Grounds located at 4001 South Washington in Kaufman near Highway 34 South. The hay samples need to be full square bales or a bag no smaller than a 13-gallo…
Beach Boys Tribute Band“Sail On” brings beloved surfin’ party hits from the 60s through the 90s to the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. This exceptional concert event promises to deliver a night of “Fun, Fun, Fun” that E! Terrell show organizer…
Terrell High School senior Khalid Johnson scored three touchdowns on three receptions for 167 yards but Hallsville was able to walk out of Terrell Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug. 30 with a 33-21 victory.
With the 2019 Texas Education Agency Academic Rating being released in August, the Terrell Independent School District had the biggest point increase out of any school district in Kaufman County.
The City of Terrell Fire Department will host a 9/11 ceremony at 7:30 a.m. Sept. 11, 2019 at the flag pole in front of Fire Station No. 1, located adjacent to City Hall at 201 E. Nash Street.
Terrell High School Cross Country head coach Joe Stephens will be getting the Tiger cross country team ready in order to challenge district powerhouse Kaufman for the 2019 cross country season.
Texas Senator Bob Hall received a resolution on behalf of the Texas Library Association for his efforts on the Sunset Commission during a ceremony that was held on Tuesday at Riter C. Hulsey Public Library.
This school year, Terrell High School student, Brody Dunn, is the first Terrell High School Future Farmers of America member in program history to be named a FFA District 1 Officer.
Terrell Independent School District teachers, librarians and registered nurses will receive a beginning salary of $53,000, according to the Terrell ISD 2019-20 compensation plan.
The Terrell Independent School District Board of Trustees approved its 2019-20 budget and 2019 tax rate on Monday evening during the Terrell ISD Regular Meeting at the Terrell ISD District Administrative Office.
The Kaufman County Commissioner’s Court ordered that all outdoor burning is banned in the unincorporated area of the County for 45 days beginning Aug. 21, unless the restrictions are terminated earlier based on a determination made by the Texas Forest Service or this Court.
The Terrell High School varsity football team will open its regular season at Terrell Memorial Stadium at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30 as it faces Hallsville High School.
Many people spoke in opposition of the proposed City of Terrell annexation proceedings during the Terrell Council Meeting on Tuesday night at Terrell City Hall.
The City of Terrell will propose to the Terrell City Council annexation proceedings to enlarge and extend the boundary limits of Terrell in specified areas along Interstate Highway 20, United State Highway 80, State Highway 205 and State Highway 34.
The Terrell Independent School District Board of Trustees voted in a special school board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 15 to appoint Dr. Bruce Wood as Interim Superintendent.
The Silver Screen Movie Club in Terrell provides a great opportunity for people to make new friends, socialize, donate to the local food pantry and watch movies on the big screen.
Congressman Lance Gooden (R-TX) announced this week he will hold a town hall meeting in the afternoon of Tuesday, August 20. The town hall will be held at Herman Furlough Jr. Middle School and is scheduled to run from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. The address is 1351 Colquitt Rd, Terrell, TX 75160.From …
The No. 1 British Flying Training School Museum announces the election of Bill Huthmacher as chairman of its board of directors. Other new officers include Jerry Pearsall, vice chairman; Margaret Briggs, secretary, and Jill Baltz, Treasurer. During the same meeting, the board announced the a…
In a unanimous vote on Wednesday, Kaufman County Commissioners Court voted to place two county bond measures to go before the voters on the November 5th ballot. The measures will be on the November 2019 ballot as Proposition A and Proposition B. Proposition A includes $104.1 million in roa…
Terrell ISD student Orlando Thompson Jr. finished sixth in the nation in the 200-meter dash, placed ninth in the 400m dash while competing in the National Junior Olympics in North Carolina last week.