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AUSTIN — Voters rejected only one of 10 proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution in the statewide election held Nov. 5. The House and Senate, in the 86th Regular Session of the Texas Legislature that ended in May, approved the propositions for voters to decide. Results are as follows:

Texas Home Health along with Carthage Healthcare together collected 727 boxes of mac and cheese (402 lbs) during the month of October and donated it to Mission Carthage for holiday food boxes for those in need.

Editor’s note: This is a schedule of work being planned for Nov. 10-16. Weather conditions and unforeseen problems can cause delays or cancellation of work.

The Sabine Sandbar Paddling Trail near Carthage opens this week, offering paddlers the opportunity to enjoy tree-lined river views and plenty of wildlife sightings. The 78th official Texas Paddling Trail, as designated by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, was nominated by the Panola Count…

Three important agriculture bills were recently introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives. Each of the bipartisan bills address very different issues, but all will benefit cattle producers according to Robert McKnight, Jr., president of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Associa…

The winners of the Beckville Under The Harvest Moon Carnival costume contest were Kyson and Kyler Whitaker as the Jurassic Park Twins in first place, Hadley Courtney as Mary Poppins in second place and Aarran Roberson as Transformer Skywar in third place.

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A 21-year-old Gary man was killed Thursday after his car skidded off the road and into several trees, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.

Texas continues to lead the nation in oil and gas production, creating jobs and prosperity statewide, but communities in the state’s main energy production areas have also seen a rise in deaths on the road accounting for close to half of all traffic fatalities in Texas.

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Carthage Mayor Pro Tem Lin Joffrion signed a proclamation recognizing November as National Hospice Month on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Pictured, in no order, are Kim Henigan, Ruth Shull, Kim Roberts, LaVerle Spurgeon, Rex Jewell, Nell Bauer, Renee Nolan, Steve Jackson, Amy Clinton, Alysha Cockerham,…