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April 11, 2021

Harrison County

Harrison County Broadband Committee works to assess and improve broadband access and use throughout the area

The Harrison County Broadband Committee is right now working to develop a county-specific Technology Action Plan. The committee, which is partnering with Connected Nation Texas (CN Texas) to make this possible, is made up of local stakeholders who are focused on finding solutions for improving internet connectivity countrywide.  Collecting usage data and determining needs is

Northeast Texas Highways to be Resurfaced

About 168 miles of Northeast Texas highways will receive new surfaces during the summer of 2021 with a contract awarded in October by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The Texas Transportation Commission approved a bid of $7.6 million from CDM Holdings of New Boston to seal coat highways in nine counties located within the

Sections of US 59 to be Closed Sunday Near Marshall, Carthage

 Work crews will be removing some overhead sign bridges on US 59 just north of Marshall and just south of Carthage on Sunday, Oct. 25. This will require the closing of the highway for short periods of time at each location. The construction schedule and highway closures can change due to inclement weather or other

FM 450 Railroad Crossing in Hallsville to Close Wednesday

Motorists who normally travel FM 450 South in Hallsville will need to find an alternate route on Wednesday, Oct. 21.  Union Pacific Railroad will be closing the highway to through-traffic from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. to make repairs to the crossing. Traffic will officially be detoured on a signed route through Longview on US

Marshall Economic Development Corporation

Major Distributor Expands Operations to Marshall

The Marshall Economic Development Corporation (Marshall EDC) is pleased to welcome and announce the expansion of Channel Control Merchants of Texas, LLC, (CCM) to the Marshall, Texas area. Channel Control Merchants owns and operates Dirt Cheap, the largest retailer of customer returns, and marked out of stock merchandise in the United States.  Dirt Cheap will

Toscano - WANTED

Reward Increased to $4,000 for Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender from El Paso

The reward for Marco Antonio Toscano, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $4,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September. Toscano, 34, is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender and a parole violation.

Marshall ISD

MARSHALL ISD COVID-19 WELLNESS REPORT

NON-CAMPUS SPECIFIC DEPARTMENT ACTIVE CASES RECOVERED TOTAL Administration Building 0 0 0 Transportation 1 0 1 Technology 0 0 0 Maintenance 0 0 0 Total 1 0 1 CAMPUSES (includes students and employees) SCHOOL ACTIVE CASES RECOVERED TOTAL Crockett ES 0 0 0 DAEP 0 0 0 Little Mav Academy 0 0 0 MECC 1

Juays Photography Covid-19 Response

Harrison County – 15 new cases reported bringing total to 31.

City of Marshall and Harrison County COVID-19 Second Amended Declaration of Local Disaster and Public Health Emergency In a joint effort, the City of Marshall under the direction of Mayor Terri Brown and Harrison County under the authority of County Judge Chad Sims have today, both issued a Second Amended Declaration of Local Disaster and

Section of Loop 390 to be Resurfaced in Marshall

Highway to close to through-traffic about four months A section of Loop 390 northeast of Marshall will receive a new riding surface this summer according to plans approved in February by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). “We will be resurfacing a 2.5-mile section of the highway from US 59 to State Highway 43,” said

Greater Marshall Chamber of Commerce Welcomes the East Texas 100 Club

A Community That Cares Scores of people from the Marshall community braved the cold and misty morning to show their support to our first line responders who protect their communities, rain or shine.  Stacia Runnels, Executive Director of the Greater Marshall Chamber of Commerce, led the event, welcoming the public and an assembly of various

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