Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com Atlanta Primary School (APS) students for years to come will benefit from the initiative of one APS student who recently had an idea for helping kids in search of playmates. Four Buddy Benches, each weighing 300 pounds and bearing an engraving of a rabbit... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com The Atlanta City Council on Monday approved changes to the “public transaction operating hours” at city hall beginning on Monday, July 17. The new hours will be 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. City hall is currently open for business from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com Several emergency first-response helicopters touched down in a field behind the Atlanta Fire Station Saturday morning as part of a public landing zone class meant to bring the copters’ crews together with local first-responders and others involved in... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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By Tim Emmons temmons@casscountynow.com The stats for the Atlanta track website and history books will need to be updated after the Runnin’ Rabbs won the UIL Class 4A State Track & Field Championship this past weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus. The... + continue reading
Saturday, May 13, 2017
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Atlanta's varsity boys' track team competed in and won the Class 4A State Championship Saturday evening! TeShuna Sheppard also nabbed a silver medal in the triple jump! The Journal would like to congratulate our amazing athletes for a job well done. + continue reading

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05/24/2017
By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com The Atlanta Police Department’s animal control division on Aug. 1 will begin cracking down on dog owners who keep their pets restrained in ways that violate Texas Health and Safety Code regulations governing treatment of animals. Enforcement of the... + continue reading
05/24/2017
By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com A Lone Star man was recently sentenced in Cass County District Court to a combined 70 years in prison after being found guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child and two counts of indecency with a child, related to his conduct involving a nine-year-... + continue reading

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05/09/2017 - 0 comment(s)
Photo by Ashley Emmons Students and employees of the Atlanta Independent School District (AISD) recently raised money to assist the town of Canton with its recovery efforts in the wake of several deadly tornadoes that touched down there just over a week ago. Canton area residents are still coping... + continue reading
05/03/2017 - 0 comment(s)
By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com   Days before the May 6 election during which Emergency Services District No. 2 (ESD2) voters will decide on a proposed sales and use tax, ESD2 officials are working to clear up confusion about where ballots will be cast. The proposal is for a... + continue reading
04/29/2017 - 0 comment(s)
By John Dilmore john@casscountynow.com For Bonita Brown, who teaches reading and language arts at Atlanta Elementary School, instilling a love of reading in her students is more than just a job, it’s a passion.  Brown knows it’s that love of reading that will create the “lifelong readers... + continue reading

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05/24/2017 - 0 comment(s)
By Tim Emmons temmons@casscountynow.com Linden-Kildare ISD is a school district built on pride, tradition and excellence. The Tigers’ track program had plenty of bright spots throughout the... + continue reading

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05/10/2017 - 0 comment(s)
Dear Editor: Saturday, May 13 marks the 25th anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving -- the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Letter carriers drive... + continue reading

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04/19/2017 - 0 comment(s)
By Tim Emmons temmons@casscountynow.com Alexis Mason -- or to most who know of her from this area, Lexie -- has been on quite a ride since graduating from Atlanta High School in 2013. As life... + continue reading