A special luncheon and program to honor Korean War veterans will take place July 27 to honor National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day.
Unknown witnesses to a one-vehicle car crash Thursday put themselves in danger to help Palestine Police Cpl. Cornelius Smith pull the driver from a burning car.
Palestine Police Department Officer Nathan Perkins (Right), with Officer Cody Kemp, explains his duties as a Field Training Officer, and the importance of the position.
Recently elected Palestine City Council members Larissa Loveless of District 1 and Dana Goolsby of District 5 took office with plans to serve the diverse needs of their constituents.
Videographer Brent Paxton (Left) and PPD Chief Andy Harvey discuss the making of their 'Footloose' video for the Facebook Police Department Lip Sync challenge, and unveil the secrets of the 'dancing baby.'
Videographer Brent Paxton (Left) and PPD Chief Andy Harvey discuss how their idea for the PPD entry into the Facebook Police Department Lip Sync challenge came to fruition.
Last September, residents of Bradford – population: 1,200 – watched woefully as a local landmark, the Bradford Cafe, burned to the ground.
When the Stypick family of Tennessee Colony left for the UFO festival in New Mexico last weekend, they went as skeptics. They returned with a new point-of-view, however, and many memories.
An AARP driver safety course will be held from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on July 26 at the Palestine Senior Activity Center, 200 North Church Street.
In the wake of a recent viral video, in which an El Paso police officer is shown drawing his weapon on a crowd of children, Palestine Police Chief Andy Harvey addresses the residents of Palestine.
Palestine Police Patrol Sgt. Brian Lintner discusses the advantages of the department's new I-Pads over the "Toughbook" laptops and citation books of the past.
The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on North Rainey Street between West Kolstad and West Louisiana streets. The following is the legal notice.
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price will deliver the keynote address for the Green Bay School Alumni's 48th annual homecoming reunion. The event will take place Saturday, July 7, at the Green Bay Community Center, 10443 S. Highway 79.
With Independence Day just about here, Palestine Fire Chief Shannon Davis issued a gentle reminder Monday: No fireworks allowed inside the city limits.
Private First Class Justin Willis, of H-Company, 19th Regiment of the Texas State Guard, received the Texas State Guard Meritorious Service Ribbon from Brigadier General Robert Hastings, the Commander of the Texas State Guard Army component, on Saturday. Willis was awarded for his life-savin…
(Left to Right) 1st Sgt. Joe Denson; Anderson County Emergency Management Coordinator Christine Crockett; Sgt. Major Admir Pasalic; Brigadier General Robert Hastings; Palestine Mayor Stever Presley; Col. William White; and American Red Cross Mission Leader Carolyn Miles cut the ribbon, openi…
Palestine Fire Chief Shannon Davis reminds residents that no fireworks are allowed within city limits, and reminds everyone of the upcoming 4th of July celebration on Wednesday.
Palestine Police Department Patrol Sgt. Marcos Lara describes the advances made in police camera technology between the time he joined the force -- eight years ago -- and today.
Personal shoppers, once a convenience for the wealthy at high-end boutiques, have made their way to Palestine – and to Walmart, of all places.
Shortly before 2:30 p.m. Thursday, a portion of Old Elkhart Road, near the entrances to Walmart and Brookshire’s Grocery Store, was closed due to a downed overhead communication line. Firefighters estimate the road should be open by this evening.
PALESTINE, Texas (June 28, 2018) – The Boil Water Notice for Fay Way Drive, including Whispering Pines Apartments and Timbercrest Apartments, and on Southview Drive between Crockett and Old Elkhart roads has been rescinded. The following is the legal language.
Members of the Bolton Family in Tennessee Colony are missing their pet tortoise. They believe a truck may have taken him from their property Tuesday night on Highway 287, near the 645 cutoff.
Palestine residents are eager to see what holiday goodies the "Holly Jolly Summer Sale" will bring to the Palestine Farmers Market Saturday.
PALESTINE, Texas (June 27, 2018) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on Fay Way Drive, including Whispering Pines Apartments and Timbercrest Apartments, and on Southview Drive between Crockett and Old Elkhart roads. The following is the legal notice.
The Friends of the Palestine Public Library’s next book sale is July 6 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and July 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. inside the Palestine Mall, 2000 S. Loop 256.
PALESTINE, Texas (June 25, 2018) – The Boil Water Notice for West Kolstad Street from Fort Street to Cottage Avenue has been rescinded. The following is the legal language.
The Action Fund will sponsor an informational meeting on the 2018 grant applications for local nonprofits. The meeting will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Ben E. Keith Community Room.
PALESTINE, Texas (June 20, 2018) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on West Kolstad Street from Fort Street to Cottage Avenue. The following is the legal notice.
Some municipalities are so low on road funds they're relying on pizza restaurants to make repairs. Palestine, however, is spending a lot of time and money to make its drives smoother.
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