While many people are content with a pet dog or cat, others may seek less traditional animal friends. For those looking for more exotic pets, chickens can offer not only companionship, but also benefits such as egg production, soil fertilization, and educational opportunities to help forge t…

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Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following dogs and cats. For information on adoption call 903 938-7297.

National Banned Books Week, celebrating freedom of speech and education across the world, will kick off this Sunday and run through Oct. 3 this year.

The East Texas State Fair might be canceled due to COVID-19, but people are still coming out to the fairgrounds in Tyler for what some call the best part of the fair: its unique and delicious food.

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the meeting room of Jose Tequila’s Grill. President Jimmie Van Norden called the meeting to order and welcomed Lions with a reminder to turn off or silence cell phones. She asked Lion Paul Martin to open the meeting with prayer. She appointed…

The Marshall Rotary Club learned the ‘ABC’s’ of Marshall ISD Thursday courtesy of guest speaker Superintendent Jerry Gibson.

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Sept. 15 at the meeting room of Jose Tequila’s Grill and heard about the election fro Harrison County Elections Administrator Donald Robinette.

Many expecting parents prepare for months in anticipation of a new baby. For pet parents, this preparation also often involves encouraging appropriate and positive behaviors in their animals during the time leading up to birth.

Shreveport Aquarium will offer a haunted pirate adventure with chills, thrills and of course, gills from Oct. 1 through 31. The aquarium’s month-long Halloween celebration is appropriate for kids of all ages during the day before 5 p.m. and a scarier “After Dark” version will be available on…

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Wednesday, Sept. 9 with President Le Ila Dixon noting that it is the second week in National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. “Parents and caregivers can help prevent obesity and support healthy growth by encouraging children to get the recomme…

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place at 1901 Jefferson Ave., are the following great pets. For information on adoption or surrendering a pet call 903 938-7297.

Many of the medications that improve our daily lives were first found in nature — the discovery of aspirin began with willow tree bark, penicillin was first extracted from a common species of mold, and countless other life-improving compounds have roots in the natural world.

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Aug. 25 at the meeting room of Jose Tequila’s Grill. President Jimmie Van Norden called the meeting to order and welcomed Lions and asked Lion Dudley Swofford to open the meeting with prayer. She appointed Lion Ed Hoffman to lead the Pledges of Allegiance…

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following pets. Call 903 938-7297 for information on adopting or surrendering a pet.

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Wednesday, Aug. 26 with President Le Ila Dixon reporting that the club is working on arrangements for its Young Texans and Triple M Backpack programs in the light of Covid-19 limitations.

The Republican Women of Harrison County held their monthly meeting Friday, Aug. 21 at the Marshall Elks Lodge. Guest Speaker was State Representatve Chris Paddie. Also the Republican Women presented their Carolyn Abney Scholarship to Kylie Hopkins. She is attending Panola Junior College. Maj…

“What do you call a baby buffalo?” a Marshall Rotary Club member inquired during Thursday’s weekly meeting. “A baby buffalo,” Curtis Lane, owner of Lone Star Ranch in Linden said among laughter from the club. “They’re actually called a calf, just like cows.”

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Wednesday, Aug. 19 with President Le Ila Dixon reporting that the Triple M Backpack program has given $1,500 to the Food Pantry at Mission Marshall.

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following pets. Call 903 938-7297 for information on adopting or surrendering a pet.

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Wednesday, Aug. 13 with President Le Ila Dixon asking: Remember the grocery stores aisles emptied of toilet paper and other staples when the pandemic began? Nurse Stacy Mason recalls her fellow workers finishing up long shifts caring for the sick…

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following pets. Call 903 938-7297 for information on adopting or surrendering a pet.

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Aug. 11, at the meeting room of Jose Tequila’s Grill located at 1205 East End Blvd. South. Members ordered from the menu.

A silver lining to the stress of stay-at-home orders for many has been extra time spent with pets. Whether that means extra-long walks for dogs, chin scratches for cats or quality time and attention for all of the other critters, many of our furry friends have benefited from this pause in society.

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Aug. 5 with President Le Ila Dixon sharing creative responses to Covid-19 conditions: a Milwaukee attorney meeting in the park at picnic tables with clients and for witness interviews; a portrait photographer using lots of gestures as she poses p…

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following great pets. Call 903 938-7297 for information on adopting or surrendering a pet.

Although only a small number of companion animals have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, pet owners may experience anxiety about the best way to care for their pet amidst a pandemic when stories about confirmed cases in pets begin appearing closer to home, such as those recently repo…

Available for adoption from the Humane Society of Harrison County’s The Pet Place, located at 1901 Jefferson Avenue, are the following great pets. For information on adoption or surrendering a pet call 903 938-7297.

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met online Wednesday with President Le Ila Dixon sharing a positive story: A customer’s random act of kindness at a restaurant in Mississippi inspired 78 other drivers to do the same at Taco Sombrero on Monday, each driver paying for the order behind them i…

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, July 21 at the meeting room of Jose Tequila’s Grill where members ordered from the menu. President Jimmie Van Norden called the meeting to order and welcomed Lions and asked Lion P. A. Almquist to open the meeting with prayer and appointed Lion Ed Hoffman…