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Community invited to Hogan screening

The Dublin community is invited to a free one-time commercial-free screening of The Golf Channel’s documentary, “Hogan” on Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Dublin Rotary Building.

Free drinks and popcorn will be available so those interested in attending are asked to RSVP by calling the ...

2019-08-23 00:10 open_in_new
Music festival promises variety

The Dublin Kitchen Sink Music Festival is set to offer everything but the kitchen sink (and maybe that too) on Sunday, Sept. 1 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Wright Historic Park. Everyone is invited to the free afternoon of live entertainment.

Organizer Julia Broussard reported that 15 ...

2019-08-23 00:10 open_in_new

Ladies hit the court running...

The Lady Lions didn't have time to catch their breath after two-a-days when Freshman, JV and Varsity girls hit the home courts for a scrimmage tournament. Head Coach Ryan Lewis said "Overall we performed well as a team, and it was great to see where we are ...

2019-08-16 20:07 open_in_new
Jose DeLeon

Jose Deleon, 77, was born July 22, 1942 in Mexico to his parents Manuel Deleon and Maria (Zavala) Deleon. He died on Aug. 13, 2019. 

He married Guadlupe Deleon and raised 8 children together. 

Jose was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church for many years. He was a retired dairy ...

2019-08-16 00:10 open_in_new
Lou Etta Rovetto

Lou Etta Rovetto died Aug. 13, 2019 at her home. 

Lou was born in Hamilton County, Texas in 1941. Since 1979, Lou had been an active realtor serving all of Tarrant County.  She was active with the Miss Texas Pageant each year as back stage assistant and also a travel companion with ...

2019-08-16 00:10 open_in_new

2019-20 Lingleville Cardinals football team

...lead by Coach Ken Davis took the football players out on the field as two-a-days began and they worked on the fundamentals.

Coach Davis will be assisted in the new season by Coach Steven Bailey.

2019-08-15 22:04 open_in_new


...Hit the volleyball court for two-a-days under the direction of Hannah Smith, who is also leading cross country this year.

2019-08-15 19:58 open_in_new

The 2019-20 Dublin Lions...

h it the fields under the early morning sun for the start of two-a-days.

A thletic Director Bob Cervetto and staff worked on the team's speed and reflexes as players ran a battery of drills.

2019-08-14 04:04 open_in_new
Green and Gold Scrimmage Aug. 10

The annual Dublin High School Green and Gold scrimmage is set for Saturday morning, as the 2019-2020 Lions taken the field in full gear. Freshman will start play at 8 a.m. while Varsity/JV will follow at 9:30 a.m.

The scrimmage will be followed by the annual Dublin Athletic Booster Club ...

2019-08-09 18:01 open_in_new
Grand Jury indicts 14

The Erath County Grand Jury returned 15 indictments on Aug. 1.

They included:

Pablo Rodriguez Alejandres, 38, two counts of burglary of a habitation, a second-degree felony;

Christine Lynn Compton, 56, manufacture or delivery of a substance in penalty group 1 (less than one ...

2019-08-09 16:58 open_in_new
Dublin faces two serious crashes

The areas around Dublin were host to two serious accidents that required the use of air ambulance in the past week.

According to a report by the Texas Highway Patrol, DPS troopers were called to the scene of a two vehicle collision on US 67 just north of Dublin (south of CR374) at ...

2019-08-09 16:58 open_in_new
Vote YES to say NO

An election facing Texas voters on Nov. 5 has drawn a lot of attention on social media, with many criticizing its wording on the ballot as confusing.

The election is the amendment of Proposition 4, which would prohibit the state from levying an income tax on individuals if ...

2019-08-09 16:58 open_in_new
Turning 29 and... 7/8?

Sunday marked my 36th year aboard this rotating blue marble called Earth.

One friend and I joked about the old custom of holding birthdays at 29 and determined I couldn’t claim 29 1/2, but I could probably get away with 29 7/8.

With all the life changes I’ve had in the past few ...

2019-08-09 16:58 open_in_new
Double N hosting giveaway to public Aug. 3

The Double N Cowboy Church is hosting a Grab ‘N Go Giveaway on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Church will have many things like household items, toys, clothes, furniture and more available for free in this event that is open to the public.

Double N is located at ...

2019-08-01 17:52 open_in_new
Peach and Melon Festival returns Aug. 6

Since 1914, DeLeon has been hosting a festival to celebrate the town heritage and its history with peaches and watermelons, and this year promises to be just as exciting as years past.

The 2019 Peach & Melon Festival will kick off on Tuesday with the annual pageant. Judges will meet ...

2019-08-01 17:52 open_in_new
Hwy 6 crossing to close Aug. 10

The railroad crossing at Highway 6 and Blackjack will be closed for repair on Saturday, Aug. 10.

Traffic will be redirected to Elm.

Work will start at 7 p.m. with crews hoping to complete work before 6 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11.

—Citizen staff report

2019-08-01 16:49 open_in_new
Peach & Melon Festival returns Tuesday

Since 1914, DeLeon has been hosting a festival to celebrate the town heritage and its history with peaches and watermelons, and this year promises to be just as exciting as years past.

The 2019 Peach & Melon Festival will kick off on Tuesday with the annual pageant. Judges will meet ...

2019-08-01 16:49 open_in_new
Two-A-Days start Aug. 1

Two-a-days for volleyball will start at 8 a.m. Aug. 1 while football players and cross country runners will officially start their preseason at 6:45 a.m. on Aug. 5.

Dublin ISD athletic director Bob Cervetto reported that all high school football players need to arrive by 6 a.m. for an ...

2019-08-01 16:49 open_in_new
RIP to Mika the Maxima

I started last Tuesday with a frantic prayer that may be similar to one you’ve made before.

“Dear Lord, just let my car get there safely. That’s all I ask.”

I said this behind the wheel as my car was parked on the shoulder of Highway 377 between Stephenville and Dublin. Every ...

2019-08-01 16:49 open_in_new
Brady Steele

A funeral service for Brady T. Steele will be held on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Highland Missionary Baptist Church.

After the Memorial service, all friends and family are gathering for a Celebration of Life 2580 FM 1496 - across the road from Brady and Carrie’s ...

2019-08-01 16:49 open_in_new

The 133rd Annual Hico Old Settlers Reunion started off with a parade downtown last Thursday. The Dublin Chamber of Commerce float carrying Miss Dublin and her court was escorted by

A Saturday night rodeo will give locals a chance to take in some bull riding and back aspiring boys and girls ...

2019-07-30 04:58 open_in_new