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Brenda Sue Nicklas, the most beautiful, precious and loving wife and mother, passed away Tuesday, June 15, 2021, after a long bout of cancer, which she fought courageously.
Mark Wayne Jolley, 61, was found guilty on June 16 of assault causing bodily injury with a finding of family violence, a misdemeanor offense.
Judy Ann Truelove Nelson “Grammy”, 68, of Terrell, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2021. A celebration of Judy’s life will be held at the home of Paul J. Nelson, 4890 CR 2238 in Greenville 75402 on July 3, 2021. Food and fellowship will begin at 8pm followed by fireworks show at 10pm.
Bruce Cowan, 51, of Kaufman was born Dec. 24, 1969 in Dallas.
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The doubles team of Carlos Nunez and Cody Hunter and singles specialist Kayden Lengacher represented Kaufman High School at the UIL State Tennis Tournament on May 20 in San Antonio.
This past weekend, the Kaufman Lion baseball team captured the bi-district playoff title by sweeping Wills Point in a best of three series, defeating Wills Point 3-2 in the first game, then 9-3 in the second title.
May 6 was a day of firsts and lasts for Kaufman High School runner Ellie Galan.
Texas stands to gain two seats in the U.S. House of Representatives after results of the 2020 census released last week show the state had the largest numerical gain of any state since the 2010 census
Your firm survived 2020. Now you may be asking yourself when will the economy return to pre-pandemic levels? Will it be this fall? A year from now? Longer?
I just want to take a few minutes to congratulate Ellie Galan as she is preparing to run the 800-meter race on Thursday at the UIL UIL State Track and Field Meet at the University of Texas.
May is Elder Abuse Prevention Month, and Kaufman County and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services have issued a proclamation to demonstrate support in ending elder abuse.
The Scurry Rosser Future Farmers of America Parents and Friends held their annual fundraiser to raise donations to purchase the animals the students raise and show at the Kaufman County Livestock Show, and also to fund scholarships for local seniors. This year's event was on April 17, and th…
Supporters of Kaufman High School baseball have rescheduled a taco fundraiser for 7 p.m. Thursday, May 6 at the KHS baseball field. This is also Senior Night for the Lions, so all baseball fans are welcome.
Lone Star Court Appointed Special Advocates is pleased to announced its Volunteer of the Year and Board Member of the Year.
Kaufman’s Ellie Galan, left, will compete at the UIL State Track and Field Meet on Thursday, May 6. Her 800 meter race is scheduled to start at 5:20 p.m. in the University of Texas’ Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.
The Scurry-Rosser Wildcat baseball team fought hard all the way to the end. But their late season charge to try to make the playoffs came up a bit short.
It was a tough week for the Kaufman baseball team as they lost their final two games of the regular season to Farmersville (5-1) and Caddo Mills (5-3).
Private First Class Andre Deadmon, 19, of Kaufman graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on Dec. 31, 2020.
Clara Joyce Lawson was born on Sept. 9, 1943 to William Lawson, Sr. and Mary Emma (White) Lawson in Terrell.
The Kaufman Lion boys doubles team of Carlos Nunez and Cody Hunter and singles specialist Kayden Lengacher played some outstanding tennis during the Class 4A Region II Tournament, earning berths into the UIL State Tennis Tournament.
City councils, school districts and several water boards held municipal elections on Saturday, May 1.
While Kaufman and the State of Texas recover from the effects of the pandemic, partnerships with groups such as the Kaufman Chamber of Commerce continue to make our area a better place to live, work and play.
Matt Mosley of Kaufman, left, and Baylor and NBA alums Michael Williams, Terry Teagle, and David Wesley celebrate the Baylor's NCAA men's basketball National Championship in Waco.
A bid to expand health coverage for low-income Texans failed in the Texas House last week, 80-68.
Transparency bills are moving forward in the Texas Legislature with bipartisan support to promote open government and correct public information access problems that arose amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Class 4A Region II Meet was run on April 23-24 at Texas A&M-Commerce. In addition to Ellie Galan qualifying for state in the 800-meter run, other Kaufman athletes who scored points at the Regional Meet were as follows.
On April 23-24 at Waco Midway High School, three Scurry-Rosser athletes, Terrell Blanton, Trey Wheeler, and Lilly Drake, competed against the very best track and field athletes from Class 3A Region III this year.
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The Kaufman District Clerk and Kaufman County Clerk, Rhonda Hughey and Laura Hughes, invite all 2021 high school graduates to apply for two $500 Region IV county and district clerk association scholarships.
Business and community leaders in Kaufman are working to slowly recover from the challenges of 2020.
Supporters of Kaufman High School baseball are holding a taco fundraiser at 7 p.m. Friday at the KHS baseball field. This is also Senior Night for the Lions, so all baseball fans are welcome.
Three Kaufman golfers—Molly Burleson, Cade Carter, and Tucker Bishop–competed at the UL Class 4A Region II Tournament on April 19-22 at the Van Zandt Country Club in Canton.
The City of Kaufman General Election will be held on Saturday, May 1, with polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
In a first for the Kaufman Independent School District, all band groups competing in the UIL concert and sight-reading evaluations received superior ratings.
Robert C. Butler, 66, of Terrell passed away in the early morning of April 20, 2021. Robert was born on March 2, 1955 in North Tonawanda, New York, and was soon adopted by Robert K. and Marguerite Butler (Ebeling). He graduated from A.I. DuPont High School in Wilmington, Delaware, and soon a…
Joe M. Thompson, 88, of Kaufman went to be with the Lord on April 26, 2021.
Kaufman Lady Lion senior Ellie Galan has earned the opportunity to compete at the legendary UIL State Track and Field Meet.
Sharla Kay Gillispie passed away on March 16, 2021 at the age of 61 years old. She was born on April 14, 1959 in Dallas.
Patti J. Godwin, 78, of Kaufman went to be with the Lord on April 21, 2021.
Mary Elizabeth Stinson, 79, of Kaufman passed away on April 18, 2021 at home.
April Ann Warren-Harvey, 44, of Terrell, passed away on April 20, 2021, surrounded by loved ones after a three-year battle with triple-negative breast cancer.
Family and friends of Ross Anthony Scott testified that he was a kind man who enjoyed hunting and fishing and went out of his way to care for his family and friends.
Two nurses at Texas Health Kaufman were awarded the Healing Hands Caring Hearts award last week, acknowledging their skill and integrity.
A jury found Ross Scott guilty of murder on Tuesday in the 2018 slaying of Henry Snider Jr., a man who had been staying at his home for the evening.
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Two teenage boys died after their Honda ATV was struck by a vehicle Friday night on FM 1388 near Kaufman.
Taylor Blake Craft has been sentenced to 35 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDJC) for first and third degree felonies involving sexual offenses with minors.
After an incredible run, the Kaufman Lion varsity boys basketball team saw their 2020-2021 season come to a close due to a 49-32 regional semi-final loss to the Oak Cliff Faith and Family Academy — the state’s #1 ranked team in Class 4A.