WOISD superintendent takes indefinite leave

White Oak ISD Superintendent Dr. William Paul has taken leave from the district as of late last week – trustees discussed the school’s chief Thursday evening but took no action following an extended closed session and consultation with their attorney. On Friday morning, WOISD School Board President Lance Noll emphasized the fact is “Dr. Paul

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Gladewater / Union Grove Graduation Tab – 2024

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‘MADAM MAYOR’ | Flanagan takes office in leadership milestone for city

“Today marks a historic moment in our town’s story – a moment filled with promise, hope, and the spirit of unity. I stand before you completely humbled and honored to accept the responsibility as the first female mayor of Gladewater.” Gladewater Mayor Brandy Flanagan began her term May 16 with thanks to her family members,

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2024 Graduation Special Edition

https://online.flippingbook.com/view/651850149/ Please join us and our many great advertising partners in congratulating all our seniors from Gladewater, White Oak and Union Grove. We hope you enjoy the flip book and share it with your family and friends. Good Luck Class of 2024!    

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TPWD Emphasizes Need for Boaters to “Clean, Drain, and Dry”

  AUSTIN – As we approach Memorial Day and summertime, Texans throughout the state will head to the water for fun and recreation. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) urges boaters and paddlers who enjoy the waterways to do their part to protect the Texas lakes we love from aquatic invasive species. “Memorial Day

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Gladewater, White Oak sales tax numbers slip

Well, the streak is over. The latest sales tax announcement from the state comptroller’s office shows the City of Gladewater’s revenue allocation for May 2024 didn’t quite keep pace with the 2023 number, ending about 30 months of consecutive year-to-year gains for the community. May’s sales tax check from Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s office is

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TRTA celebrates school retirees Thursday

Gladewater’s Texas Retired Teachers Association will gather at 6 p.m. May 23 to cheer local school’s outgoing educators. “You are cordially invited to join us for an evening of celebration and appreciation as we honor the dedicated individuals who have recently retired from their service in our local schools,” the association announced. “These remarkable individuals

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White Oak trustees set for closed meeting on legal, personnel issues Thursday

White Oak ISD School Board members will meet in a special-called meeting Thursday – few details are immediately available as the board will spend the bulk of the session behind closed doors. According to the agenda posted Monday, the May 23 special meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. Following the usual call to order and establishment

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