Wednesday Jul 16
Houston County Board of Education decides to renovate elementary in steps
Houston County School Board members have decided to take a step-by-step approach to needed renovations at Tennessee Ridge Elementary School to help with traffic flow around the school.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Beechum running for another term as Erin alderman
Beechum is a lifelong resident of Houston County and has eight years of experience on the Erin Board of Mayor and Aldermen.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Making Tracks: Sacrifice today, enjoy tomorrow
I was watching a movie the other day which had holiday music playing in the background.
Tennessee Ridge water loss efforts show results
Members of the city's Board of Commissioners have learned that their water loss efforts are paying off, and they learned they must de-annex a small part of the city.
Lockhart running to rejoin Erin Board of Aldermen
Lockhart graduated from Houston County High School in 1972 and worked for the Houston County Board of Education for many years.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Father, son in Erin charged with having inappropriate images of children
An Erin father and son have been charged with having sexually explicit pictures of children in their possession.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Erin man charged in May death of Houston County woman
A 45-year-old Erin man was charged Tuesday in the death of a 26-year-old woman whose body was found May 24 in the residence where the man was staying.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Clark announces re-election bid for Hoston County mayor
Clark is a lifelong Houston County resident and has served as county executive for 16 years, beginning in 1982, and since 2002, he has been county mayor.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Health care provider improperly charged almost $2 million in Medicaid costs
A large corporation that operates dozens of nursing homes in Tennessee included nearly $2 million in improperly allocated Medicaid costs in one of its reports, according to an audit released by the state Comptroller's office last week.
Erin lowers taxes for 2014-2015 Budget
The Erin Board of Mayor and Aldermen passed the 2014-2015 Budget on July 1 that included, in effect, a 7-cent reduction in the property tax rate.
New 911 building complete in Houston County
Work is progressing on Houston County's new 911 Center, which is expected to be completed in a month or two.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Wolfe is candidate for Circuit Judge
He is running unopposed for the Division I judgeship, currently held by Judge Robert E. Burch, who will be retiring at the end of this term.