Community Bulletin

June 9 – Merkel Economic Development Corporation meeting, 6 p.m., Heritage Hall, 111 Taylor.
June 9 – Trent school board meeting, 7 p.m., boardroom, east side of main doors at school, west of -11.
June 11 – Merkel areawide garage sale, 8 a.m.
June 13 – Merkel City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Heritage Hall.
June 14 – Town hall meeting on future of elementary school, 7 p.m., Tye Elementary gym.
June 18 – Trent citywide garage sale, 8 a.m.

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Total of eight school teaching positions cut in Merkel and Tye

Facing a potential shortfall of about…
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Military converges on truck stop

Between 50 and 75 Texas Army National Guard vehicles made…
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According to Merkel city manager… Street project engineers came up with idea for retention pond

The removal of dirt at Merkel’s South Park to make way for a retention pond has resulted in flak for the city…
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Community Bulletin

June 6-10 – Vacation Bible School, Trent First Baptist Church. See ad on page 3.
June 7 – Disaster awareness meeting, 7 p.m., Trent Community Center at old school.
June 11 – Merkel citywide garage sale, 8 a.m.
June 13 – Mkel City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Heritage Hall, 111 Taylor.
June 14 – Town hall meeting on future of elementary school, 7 p.m., Tye elementary gym.

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Goodbye from Glenna and Jerry

By Glenna Wright
On June 1, 2005 the opportunity to buy the…
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Business has grand opening

Merkel Chamber of Commerce…
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Remembering those who have passed on

A wreath is placed in front of the…
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Graduates start new chapter

Commencement exercises took place last…
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Fire forces four people to evacuate Tye residence

An ambulance took two women to…
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