Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – Volume XVI, Issue No. 23



1972 FORD F100 SPORT CUSTOM, 45K ORIGINAL MILES, $10,000 OBO. MUST SEE. 903-262-9919.


NEW DOUBLEWIDE starting at $299/mth. NEW SINGLE at $199/mth. 10% down, 240 months, WAC. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050.

REPOS starting at $2,500, 3/2 only $29,000, must see. 5 to choose from. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050.

NEW DOUBLEWIDE starting at $36,900 delivered. NEW singles start at $19,900. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050.


SHELLED PECANS still available. Scott’s Orchard. 903-243-2130.

2 CORDS OF FIREWOOD w/racks. Pick up - $150/each. 903-440-0216.


LAND FOR SALE – 2-5 acres, restricted, near lakes. 903-473-2423.

LOTS WITH GREAT VIEWS of Lake Fork. Private boat ramp. Call for details. (75783) 903-878-7265.

$99 a month buys land at Lake Fork. Perfect for site-built homes, mobile homes or RVs. Call 903-878-7265 for more details.


INDOOR THRIFT Shop – Sat. 8:30-noon, Good Samaritan Thrift Shop, behind public library, Hwy. 69 N., Emory.

SATURDAY, Oct. 10 – LARGE SALE at Point Self-Storage on Hwy. 69 in Point. Lots of tools, appliances, restaurant equipment and much more. Sale starts at 8 a.m.

MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE Hwy 19 N 3 miles out of Emory. right off of Cr 1280. Follow signs. LOTS of baby boy clothes. Jr. and Misses clothes, Men’s clothes, toys, bedding., dishes, furniture, games, books, jewelry, AND MUCH MORE!

2-FAMILY GARAGE SALE Sat., Oct. 10, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 266 RCR 2110.


HUGE GARAGE SALE – 6 HOUSEHOLDS – FRIDAY & SATURDAY, OCT. 9 & 10. Refrigerator, fishing items, lots of Christmas décor including huge selection of nutcrackers, duck prints/framed art, wine rack, homemade crafts, golf club set including bag & balls, wooden outdoor chairs, table saw, tons of misc., housewares, etc. Everything must go! Turn east off Hwy. 19 onto FM 514, travel 5 miles and turn onto CR 1785 – look for direction signs.

GARAGE SALE Oct. 10, 8 a.m. Wolf Creek Bay CR 1996 across from Land’s End Volunteer Fire Department. Selling inventory from a closed Quilt Shop. Moda and Wyndam Fabric $4/yd/bolt. Fat quarters $1, quilting notions, books, patterns, Accuquilt Dies, jelly rolls, charms, gifts, Circle E candles and much more. Follow signs.

YARD SALE, Sat., Oct 10, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. No early birds. 385 S. Dunbar Lane.

GARAGE SALE Fri. & Sat., Oct. 9 & 10, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Designer clothes, western décor & tack, saddles, stained glass art, lots of bargains. 341 RSCR 3390 Pinson Springs Subdivision – follow the signs from FM 515 at FM 2946N.

Multi-family garage sale Fri. & Sat., Oct. 9 & 10, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Furniture, adult clothing, kitchen items, electronics, lawn items, washer & dryer, Christmas décor, Snow Village Collectables, Lionel Trains, much more. Deals galore. 369 RSCR 3390, Pinson Springs Subdivision – follow the signs from FM 515 at FM 2946N.

HUGE, HUGE GARAGE SALE 1805 CR 3512 Dike, Texas, Sat., Oct. 10 & Sun., Oct. 11, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Compressor, generator, tiller, new rustic furniture, décor, jewelry, purses, Montana West flip-flops and boots, etc., also clothing – women’s junior’s, children’s, men’s including extra large through 3X large, shoes, various sizes, men’s, children’s, women’s – Kenneth Cole Reaction, Franco Sarto, Liz Claiborne, Aerosoles, Michael Kors, etc. Glassware of all kinds. Folks come check this out, just too much to list. Other sales in the area on Saturday the 10th that offer antiques and more, so come make a day of shopping for great fun, early Christmas shopping at a bargain. Watch for signs.



ROAD & BRIDGE ADMINISTRATOR - Rains County Commissioners Court is currently seeking applicants for the Road & Bridge Chief Administrator position. This position is responsible for the entire Road & Bridge operation and reports directly to Commissioners Court. The ideal applicant must have experience in road building, maintenance and general construction work. Management and leadership skills coupled with technical expertise are likewise required for this position. Applicant must possess good people skills and sensitivity to the general public. Resumes accepted in person or by mail: Rains County Judge Courthouse, 167 E Quitman Ste. 102, Emory, TX 75440. Job posting closes November 10 at 4:00 pm.

NURSES UNLIMITED, INC. is seeking attendants in the Emory area to assist clients in the home with personal care, meal prep and light housekeeping part time. E.O.E. Call 1-855-212-3531.

IMMEDIATE OPENING for delivery driver/yard hand. Requirements include CDL and clean driving record. Knowledge of lumber and building materials a plus. Winnsboro Hardware, 1009 E. Coke Rd. 75494. 903-342-7788.

MECHANIC FOR SMALL ENGINES WANTED. Apply in person at Service Rent-All, 199 Tawakoni Dr., in Emory.

Full-Time Employment Opportunity - The Rains County Road and Bridge Department is now taking applications for full time employment as a County Road Hand. This position is for a County Road Hand and will be working outdoors, no others need to apply. A County Road Hand will be responsible for upkeep and the construction of County roads and bridges, as well as tree and vegetation control, culvert maintenance and mowing of ditches. Salary based on experience and a Class A CDL is required. Work hours are Monday thru Friday 8 hours a day. Applications may be picked up at the office of Tony Roberts, Road and Bridge Administrator, 1293 S. State Hwy. 19, Emory, Texas 75440. Telephone 903-473-5099, call if you have any questions. Applications will be accepted from September 29, 2015, through October 09, 2015. Rains County is an equal opportunity employer.

SENIOR SUITE CARE AND REHAB is now accepting applications for Charge Nurse 2-10 & 10-6. Please apply in person.

HOSPICE VOLUNTEER American Home Hospice volunteers are needed. Training available. Contact Jenny at 972-524-3800 or email: mjlangdon@gmail.com.

COUNTRY TRAILS WELLNESS & REHABILITATION. Must have current certification/license. **CNA STARTING PAY at $9.00** 2-10 & 10-6 CNA positions, weekend RN supervisor position, PRN positions available, Housekeeping/Laundry position (Contact Tim). Call Candy Wooten at 903-962-7595. Apply at 1638 VZCR 1803 Grand Saline.


2-BR, 1-BA near schools. $700/mth. 903-474-8905

2-BR, 1-BA, Emory, in town. $550/mth., $475/dep. 903-456-0878.

4-BR. 2-1/2-BA, ch/a on one acre. $1,000/mth. 903-474-4007.

2-BR APARTMENT, water paid, $550/mth. 903-268-4619. All electric, ch/a.

EAGLE INN APARTMENTS – Newly remodeled 1 & 2-bedrooms available. 903-474-1508. Move-in specials.

BEDROOM FOR RENT. Access to full house. 903-268-7167.


ALLIANCE STORAGE Hwy. 69, 1 mile west of Alba. 13X30 units, $85/mth. 903-485-2366.

EMORY SELF STORAGE, Hwy. 69S, 410 E. Lennon. Now offering climate-controlled units. 903-474-9150, 903-348-5459.





T. HAYNES CUSTOM HAY BALING. Big round or small square. 214-876-6148.

HAY BALING – round & square. Hay for sale. Joe Fisher 903-456-4347.

MARK SMITH TRACTOR SERVICES. Garden tilling, pasture mowing, large or small tracts. Call or text 903-474-5197.


PHILLIP’S PLUMBING COMPANY 24-hour repair service. Lic. plumber. Trenching service. Home 903-473-3857; cell 903-474-3054.

WHEELER ROOFING & PAINT – Insulation, home repairs, free estimates. 903-598-2079, 903-474-3059. Point.

QUALITY ELECTRICAL WORK. Master for over 40 years. 903-598-6234.

SEAMLESS ALUMINUM GUTTERS. Patio covers, carports, metal haul-off. Tri-Star Services. 903-355-3004.

TROY BASS ROOFING Metal, flat, composition shingles, etc. Free estimates. 903-883-5149, 903-268-4619.

MCKENZIE LAKE WORKS. Superior quality waterfront solutions. Boat docks, steel/metal bldgs., & more. www.mckenzie lakeworks.com. 903-356-2300, 903-269-6173.

A2Z HOMEOWNER SERVICES NOW BUYS, refinishes or hauls off old furniture at reasonable rates. AS WELL AS paint, drywall, carpentry, pressure washing & more. 903-473-7245, 903-268-2967.

CARROLL FOUNDATION REPAIR. Slabs, block pier & beam. Since 1971 – 3rd generation. Member BBB with A+ rating. 903-473-2073.


Houses, driveways, patios, sidewalks, GRAVE CURBING (any size). 903-268-1400.


SELLSSHINGLERECYCLING.COM. Better roads and driveways. 903-348-5237.

JOSH CHRISTIAN CONSTRUCTION – All types dirt work, backhoe and hauling; dozer big and small. Free estimates. Josh 903-474-3704.

G&G GRAVEL. All types of gravel, chipped asphalt, available for spreading, free estimates. Miller Grove. Bret Garrett 903-268-6910, Mark Garrett 903-348-3872.

TONY JENNINGS DIRT WORK – Will clean out pools, fence rows, etc., with excavator/trackhoe. Free estimates. Home 903-473-2508. Cell 903-530-7014.

JERRY DON’S BACKHOE & BOBCAT SERVICE, free estimates. 903-268-7552.


Tim Hooten

Lawn maintenance, sodding, landscaping, tree trimming & removal, retaining walls, irrigation systems. LI0019094. 903-473-8706, 903-474-4402.

Doug’s Lawn Service. Pasture mowing, box blade, tree trim & removal. 903-474-5130.

DROUGHT TOLERANT LANDSCAPING not only adds beauty, it can also help conserve our valuable water resources. Email marvinslandscapingsvc@gmail.com or call 903-348-4399.


AVS APPLIANCE SERVICE – Servicing most household appliances. All work guaranteed. 903-473-3664, 903-473-8862.

ROBINSON AND SON Handyman Service – tree trimming and removal, home maintenance and repair. 903-474-3267 John Robinson.


ALL PRO PEST CONTROL. Termites, roaches, spiders, ants, scorpions. Call Robert 903-268-7263.

PESTCO SERVICES – termite and pest control. Serving Rains County and surrounding areas. 903-733-7151.


HOOTEN’S LAWN & TREE SERVICE, LLC. Tree trimming/removal. LI0019094. 903-473-8706, 903-474-4402.

AA TREE SERVICE - Full service tree company. Free estimates. 903-458-0644.

M&M TREE SERVICE. 15 yrs. professional experience. Complete service available. Competitive rates. FREE ESTIMATES. References available. *INSURED* 903-408-0161.

STUART’S TREE SERVICE SINCE 1965. Insured/best rates. FREE ESTIMATES. 903-473-3303, 903-348-6595. (FULL-TIME ARBORIST).

3 ALARM TREE SERVICE. Removal & trimming. Kevin Douglas (off-duty firefighter), 903-268-3731.

LEGACY TREE SERVICE. Jeff Wilson & Ray Wilson 903-455-1587 Insured, credit cards, appointments. We specialize in high-risk removals. Trimming, Removals, Stumps, Firewood.

STUMP REMOVAL – Free estimates. 903-243-3029, Sam Edwards.