Terrell City Council members are supporting a series of projects that will provide much-needed water, wastewater and street improvements to the City.
The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) recently approved financial assistance of close to $32 million, consisting of a $24.5 million loan from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and a $7.3 million loan from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF). to the City of Terrell. …
Through grant funding from the Natural Resources Conservation Services, an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture, and Texas State Soil and Water Board, the city will be able to make much-needed improvements to the aging dam at a fraction of the cost. The city’s portion is jus…
After more than a year of planning by city engineers, meetings with outside consultants and input from the community, the much-anticipated Griffith Avenue project is expected to begin in January. City leaders say the project will provide necessary upgrades, while enhancing the historic gatew…
Built in the early 1920s by Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Cartwright, Jr., this beautiful two-story home was the only Federal home in Terrell at the time. Mr. Cartwright, Jr. was the son of Matthew Cartwright and Mary Davenport Cartwright, who built the elegant residence across the street at 505 Griffith.
Britain’s Got Talent Semi-Finalists and international touring phenomenon, Vox Fortura, will showcase the sensational pop-op singing prowess that skyrocketed them to fame at the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. The upcoming performance is the thir…
Terrell Police Department’s K9 “Bolt” has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
The Terrell ISD Excellence Foundation in partnership with Ballet North Texas is sponsoring a professional performance of the world’s most celebrated ballet, “The Nutcracker,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday evening, Dec. 14 at the Terrell ISD Jamie Foxx Performing Arts Center.
On October 31 at approximately 2:25 a.m., Terrell Police responded to a call regarding a black male taking a Hispanic female by gun point from a residence in 400 block Greenwood St. They were reported as walking down Crockett Street. Officers responded to the area and located the subject and…
STAR Transit will now offer same day rides with the start-up of its newest service, Mobility on Demand, (MOD) on Thursday, Nov. 1. The pilot will initially operate inside the Terrell city limits.
The Kaufman County clean-up project and 2018 free E-waste recycling event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Kaufman County South Annex Building located at 3003 South Washington Street in Kaufman.
Early voting in Kaufman County and Terrell will start on Monday, Oct. 22 and the big voting item in Terrell is the special election about how to spend sales tax dollars.
Wireless 9-1-1 calls in Kaufman County will now have faster, more accurate location information. All Apple phones with the latest iOS 12 update and 99% of Android phones now include Device-based Hybrid Location.
The Terrell Community helped bring in the Fall season by having local business, churches and organizations participate in constructing a Fall display outside their building.
iDebate Rwanda will visit the campus of Southwestern Christian College Oct. 5-7. iDebate is a Non-Governmental Organization that is using debate to change the lives of young Rwandans and East Africans. iDebate gives students the tools to change their own world by teaching them how to think c…
The Kaufman County Master Gardeners are having a seminar on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the First United Methodist Church, 414 W. Broad Street, Forney. Dr. Dotty Woodson, Extension Program Specialist for Water Resources with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will pres…
Star Transit will hold one public meeting to involve citizen participation regarding changes to the Terrell fixed Route 803 and 804 as well as the addition of mobility on demand service in the city limits of Terrell.
Branson and Nashville favorites Christopher and Tayler Malpass bring an authentic down-home style to traditional country music classics in a highly entertaining tribute to iconic songs made famous by Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Merle Haggard, and other country music legends.
City of Terrell Mayor D J. Ory and members of the Terrell City Council honored graduates of Terrell Citizens University during a ceremony September 13 at the City of Terrell Service Center upon completion of an engaging seven-week program.
Terrell ISD is excited to announce the 2018 Tiger Athletic Hall of Fame inductees, Kelly Richardson Dyer, Bill Griffin, and Richard Tolbert. Dyer, Griffin, and Tolbert join a group of more than 100 distinguished student athletes who graduated from either Terrell High School or Burnett High S…
People are invited to attend the Great Celebration held the fifth Sunday on Sept. 30 at 4 p.m. at the Terrell High School auditorium located at 400 Poetry Road in Terrell.
On Thursday, Aug. 16 at 8 p.m., the Terrell Police Department and Forney Police Department SWAT Team executed a narcotics search warrant at 504 West Brin Street in Terrell.
The Small Business Association, Terrell Chamber of Commerce/Conventions Bureau, and the City of Terrell are joining forces to encourage businesses and churches to join with them in welcoming fall to Terrell.
James Peters, from Terrell, is a lifelong hunter, fisherman and sportsman was inducted into the 2018 Texas Trapshooters Hall of Fame at the National Shooting Complex in San Antionio.
Three people died in result of a multiple vehicle accident on eastbound Interstate 20 near the 501 exit next to the Tanger Outlet Mall on Tuesday afternoon.
The First United Methodist Day School will incorporate STREAM: science, technology, reading, engineering, art, and math into this year’s curriculum. “That is the new cutting edge approach that schools are using,” said Joyce Lewis, classroom teacher for the PreK3 year old class. . Children …
U.S. Highway 175 and Interstate Highway 20 in Kaufman County are two of the top 50 most dangerous highways in America, according to a study done by ValuePenguin.
Dottie Durrett and Pamela Musketnuss of the Terrell King's Fort Chapter Daughter of the American Revolution performed some historic preservation on the historical markers at the Terrell Heritage Museum on Saturday, Aug. 4. They started at 7 a.m. on Saturday. The goal is to reface all Histori…
On Aug. 4, the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office was notified that Captain Fred Klingelberger was arrested by the Forney Police Department for Driving While Intoxicated.
The Taylors will be in concert at College Mound United Methodist Church at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18. The concert is free. A lover offering for The Taylors will be accepted at the concert.
Upon listening to residents and businesses alike over a lengthy public involvement process, the Terrell City Council will ask voters to approve long term funding for both quality of life improvements and workforce recruitment and retention—with no change to the current property tax rates or …
Kaufman County Precinct 3 Commissioner Terry Barber presents the first annual donation of $5,000 on behalf of Southwest Crushing, LLC and owner Ronnie Hamilton to Friends of the Library board member Alison Novak on Monday morning at the Hulsey Public Library.
Terrell Police Department’s K9 dog “Bolt” will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
Terrell is having an electronic recycling event from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Environmental co-op located at 1100 Airport Road in Terrell.
Kaufman County Cats, Inc. is having an adoption fee of $65 on other cats and $85 for kittens that includes spay/neuter, age appropriate vaccines, microchip, deworming and started on monthly flea control.
M. Legend Brown and Poorchild Films are releasing their fifth feature film “The Golden Voices”. The red carpet premier will take place from 5-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Terrell High School Auditorium located at 400 North Poetry Road.
The Team Hadley Fish Fly benefiting Hadley Rae Daniel daughter of Brad and Emily Daniel will be held Saturday, July 28 at the Ables Spring Fire Department. Hadley Rae Daniel, 6, has leukemia.