For a season that started out on the side for the Marlin Bulldogs boys basketball team, it appears that all of that is finally turning around for the better.

On December 29-31, the Marlin Bulldogs will be playing in another Marlin Tournament.


Grandson in tow, Hubby and I had plans for his after-school afternoon. We still had a few refrigerators to fill and turn into raised garden beds.

Lawmakers gathered at the state Capitol in their respective houses on Jan. 10, opening day for the 85th regular session of the Texas Legislature. The 140-day session will conclude on May 29.


Everyone in the town of Marlin has been wondering when one of their favorite restaurants would reopen for business. As of January 11, it is finally official.

The Marlin Volunteer Fire Department is now sporting two new 2017 Ford F450 trucks from Glover Ford.

On January 2, officers of the Marlin Police Department responded to a call for service in regards to shots fired.

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