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The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, March 10, at the Panola-Harrison meeting room, located at 410 East Houston and were entertained by singer and guitar picker, Alan Grantham.

Students in Lexi Commander’s Pre-Calculus and Calculus classes recently enjoyed a sweet treat. They celebrated Pi Day. Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th around the world. Pi (Greek letter “π”) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant — the ratio of the circumference of a ci…

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

Elysian Fields Elementary Second Grade Students recently embraced history at the Second Grade Living History Museum held on March 13. All the second grade students selected a famous person or historical figure they wanted to portray. They wore costumes and shared historical facts about their…

Six Marshall High School students who attended the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) camp spoke as special guests during Thursday’s noon meeting of the Rotary Club of Marshall.

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at the Panola-Harrison meeting room, 410 East Houston and heard from singer Anne Leslie Tejerina who grew up in Marshall.

Ms. Nellie Patterson celebrated 104 years of living with family and her Antioch Missionary Baptist Church family in Karnack on Feb. 16. Ms. Patterson’s birthday was February 15th. Seated and standing behind her are the women and men of the church 75 and above. The News Messenger wishes Ms. P…

The Marshall Historic Landmark Preservation Board (HLPB) is seeking public nominations for outstanding examples of the preservation of historic buildings, sites, neighborhoods that exemplify sound preservation practices.

JEFFERSON — Jefferson’s own Paige Huntington recently returned from Disney World — the magical place where dreams come true — as the new National Watermelon Queen, serving as the ambassador for the National Watermelon Association.

About 15 years ago, if you had told Janae Shirley that by 2020, she’d have a list of accolades on her resume as head softball coach at ETBU, she’d probably think you’re crazy, seeing as she was planning to go into a different field altogether.

HALLSVILLE — The $55 million Hallsville ISD bond project voters approved in November is moving right along. The project includes plans for the district’s newest elementary school campus that will be constructed on land the district owns on the Harrison County side of Longview, off of Page Ro…

Mav Tech is a dual enrollment partnership between Marshall ISD (MISD) and Texas State Technical College (TSTC). Initiated in 2017, this program allows eligible high school students to enroll in TSTC accredited college courses and receive credit at both the high school and college level. Stud…

The Marshall Rotary Club conducted a club assembly meeting Thursday during the club’s weekly meeting held at the Panola Harrison Electric Cooperative Building.

COLLEGE STATION — Activity trackers are wearable electronic accessories that many individuals use to track their health and help them meet their fitness goals. Though activity trackers are a useful tool for humans looking to improve their well-being, they may also be beneficial to pet owners…

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

Lynette Bagley of Longview will be the March 8 demo artist for the Marshall Art League meeting. She will be painting a watercolor abstract. Retired from administration with Longview ISD, she decided to pursue an old dream of painting. On her own, serious study began. Her abstract flowers, bi…

The Humane Society of Harrison County sponsored a poster contest for students in Harrison County schools 6th through 12th grade. The students poster promote a free spay/neuter program offered for low income residents of this county. The top three winners each received a check for their hard …

Sci-Port Discovery Center, located at 820 Clyde Fant Parkway in downtown Shreveport, is set to unveil the nation’s first-ever Gallery of Intrigue in early April. This newly remodeled gallery will feature “Adventures of Intrigue,” which is comprised of eight STEAM-based activities and “The Po…

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the Panola-Harrison meeting room, 410 East Houston. A luncheon of grilled chicken and baked potatoes was served by Catfish Express Catering. President Robert Wood called the meeting to order and welcomed Lions with a reminder to turn off or sil…

Dr. Christopher Boylan of Christus Good Shepherd Marshall was guest speaker at Thursday’s noon meeting of the Marshall Rotary Club and delivered a detailed discussion concerning heart disease and prevention.

For many people, making efforts to reduce their environmental impact is important, but some pet owners may find that making this lifestyle change can be a complicated process because of the additional supplies needed to care for their animals.

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

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met Wednesday, Feb. 19, in Hutchins Hall of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Marshall where they installed three new members and planned for an upcoming event, S.M.I.L.E Day.

Ed and Amanda Smith were guest speakers at Thursday’s noon meeting of the Marshall Rotary Club to discuss and give a report on the new animal shelter.

The Noon Optimist Club of Marshall met Wednesday, Feb. 12, in Hutchins Hall of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Marshall. President Le Ila Dixon convened with the ringing of the bell and Optimist Isabel Martinez led in prayer followed by the pledge of allegiance to the U.S. flag and the…

The Marshall Lions Club met Tuesday, Feb. 11 at the Panola-Harrison meeting room and enjoyed a lunch of beef and chicken enchiladas served by Jose Tequila Catering.

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