Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

News

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

On

A Navasota man was arrested on four felony charges after being accused of a shooting on Sauls Street in Navasota.

The history of Navasota runs deep, and Texas Historical Commission granted another official historical marker for the town.

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

PLANTERSVILLE – A juvenile is recovering after suffering a gunshot wound Thursday, Dec. 21, in Plantersville.

Sports

Owls JV wins Weimer championship

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

Lady Owls place third

APPLE SPRING TOURNAMENT

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

VARSITY

Opinions

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

The 88th Texas Legislative Session is right around the corner as it runs from early January through late May 2023. Before it has even started, there are already hundreds of bills that have been pre-filed prior to the start of the session. I would always encourage everyone to stay on top of the updates as they come out. Leaders in both the House and Senate have already released their outlines of topics to look for in the upcoming session.

Like it or not, dear readers, we are in the 2022 Christmas gift buying season. I personally am not a big shopper in general, but I have my moments. Searching out and finally finding the absolute perfect gift for someone is very gratifying, but then I have to wrap it and wait. Most times I get the gift just right, sometimes I don’t, but either way I get to watch the recipient unveil the prize I selected just for them, which I truly enjoy just as much as they do. I mean, who doesn’t like opening presents?

Nov 30, 2022 - 00:00

Many Baby Boomers and older Gen Xers may remember the slogan ‘It’s not your father’s Oldsmobile’ from the 1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass TV commercials. While the ad was meant to attract a younger generation of buyers, it slapped its loyal base in the face. There’s a new twist on this old slogan nowadays and it’s meant as a warning – ‘It’s not your father’s weed anymore!’ 

Nov 30, 2022 - 00:00

The next time someone says something to you along the lines of "Hey babe. You're one in a million," you would be justified to feel just a little short-changed. That's because, as of about a week ago, you are not one in a million. You are one of eight BILLION worldwide, according to the United Nations. Eight billion people in the world, and still, it's hard to find anyone who wants to work!

Obituaries

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

RUIZ Ofelia Rodríguez Ávila Ruiz, 56, passed away peacefully in her home with her family by her side Wednesday, November 23, 2022.

Nov 30, 2022 - 00:00

Diana Jane Abad, 69, was a caring mother, “G Ma”, sister and friend. She left this world peacefully at her family home on November 17.

Mr. Jason Andrew Morris, 59, of Bedias, passed away Wednesday, November 23, at his home. A graveside service will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 30, at Independence Cemetery in Shiro with Rev. Jerry Phillips officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Nobles Funeral Chapel.

Nov 23, 2022 - 00:00

Leon Jerome Vasek, 79, of Navasota, completed a well-lived life, passing away at home in Brenham on Thursday, November 17, 2022 following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.