Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, October 21, 2014 – Volume XV, Issue No. 25



HAY FOR SALE small square or big round. Horse hay, Bahia, Coastal, cow hay. 214-876-6148.


NEW 3/2 as low as $279/mth., 10% down 240 months, wac. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050. Se habla español.

USED single only $5,999. 3/1 single only $9,500 with ac, delivered. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050. Se habla español.

LAND HOME specialists FHA, VA, USDA. 0 down. Old bad credit ok. RBI 36579. 903-524-2050. Se habla español.


WHOLE HOUSE RO water filtration system with 1,000 gallon tank – like new, used one time. $3,200. 903-268-8206 or 903-268-4040.

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

FIREWOOD FOR SALE $50/pickup load. 903-493-2447 Charley.

FROZEN SHELLED PECAN HALVES – 2.5 pound bags $15. Miller Grove. 903-382-3278.

TIRED OF BUYING BOTTLED WATER? Consider the safer and economical alternative. www.allsafewatersystems.com. 903-768-2862.


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

LAKE FORK waterfront lots for sale. Low down, low monthly, guaranteed financing. 903-878-7265.

$106/MO. BUYS land for RV/mobile home/house. Amenities include fishing piers, boat ramp, pool, clubhouse, stocked ponds & gated entry. Lake Fork 903-878-7265.


LARGE GARAGE SALE Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Hwy. 515. Lots of tools, etc.

ESTATE SALE furniture, stereo, china, etc. 226 RCR 3357 off 515. Sat. only.

UPSCALE RESALE SHOP, 205 Quitman St., next to 1st National Bank. 10% off merchandise.

BENEFIT YARD SALE for diabetic child. Thurs.-Sat. 10-6. Hwy. 19S 1⁄2 mile on right.

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


CONSTRUCTION HELPER NEEDED. Must have transportation. Tobacco free and good attitude. 903-258-3462.

CARPENTERS NEEDED – must have transportation. 903-243-5279.

NOW HIRING: Granite fabricators and installers. Gary 903-243-5279.

TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The Rains County Road and Bridge Department is now taking applications for temporary 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 will work from Monday thru Friday 8 hours a day. Applications may be picked up at the office of Tony Toberts, 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 October 7, 2014 through October 24, 2014. The top candidate will have an opportunity to be interviewed on or about November 4, 2014. It is anticipated that this position will last until on or about January 12, 2015. Rains County is an equal opportunity employer.

SMITH INSULATION – Help Wanted, call between 6-8 p.m. 903-473-6462.

DON’S RESTAURANT is looking for energetic waitstaff & cooks. Will train. Apply in person.

SENIOR SUITE CARE AND REHAB is now accepting applications for experienced cook, CNA, Charge Nurse. Please apply in person.

CIRCLE T TRANSPORTATION in Mineola now leasing owner operators, OTR and local hauling. 888-257-0048, press 1 ask for Linda.

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

COUNTRY TRAILS CARE CENTER - must have current certification/license STARTING PAY @ 9.00 with SIGN-ON BONUS. 2-10 MedAide & P/T 2-10 CNA positions. Call Candy Wooten at 903-962-7595. 1638 VZCR 1803, Grand Saline.

The CITY OF EMORY announces the recruitment of Patrolman. The position requires the candidate to perform skilled and semi-skilled duties under the direction of the Emory Police Chief. Applicants must possess valid TX. Driver’s licenses, a high school diploma or GED, a minumum of Texas Peace Officers License and preferably one year’s experience on the street. The position will remain open until filled. Candidates can submit resumes and obtain application from City Hall, 399 North Texas St., Emory, TX 75440. For more information, call Tracy Rosson at (903) 473-2465 ext. 109. The City of Emory is an equal opportunity employer.



2-BR, 1-BA, in Point. $300/mo., $300 deposit. 903-473-2795, 903-598-2837.

EAGLE INN APARTMENTS – 1 & 2-bedroom move-in special. 903-474-9402 or 903-474-1508.

3-BR BRICK on 2 acres, CH/A, fenced back yard, 3722 Hwy. 19N. $675/mth. 24-hour recording 800-503-4880. ID# 9178.

HOUSE and CABINS on LAKE FORK: 2-BR, 2-BA house $850/mth. 2-BR, 1-BA cabin $675/mth. 1-room cabin $475/mth. 903-765-4422.

LAKE FORK: NEWLY-REMODELED 3-BR, 2-BA MH (Hwy. 17 & Hwy. 515). All appliances included. $675/mth, $350/dep. 903-352-8328.

ARCHITECT-DESIGNED, 4-BR, 3-BA on nature preserve. Pond and trails. Fireplace, jacuzzi, deep porches, Separate workshop. Great space, light and views. Handsomely furnished. $1,900/mo. Short or long term. Now available. 1-805-689-9380.


PRIME BUSINESS LOCATION -2,000-SQUARE-FOOT shop and garage for lease on 1 acre of prime major frontage on US 69 with sign in Emory, 1,600-square-foot metal shop and 400-square-foot garage, 3-phase power. Includes a downdraft booth and two large 40’ bays. 903-474-3778.


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.





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


LOOKING FOR WORK CLOSER TO HOME. Registered CNA and cosmetologist. Call 903-474-7348.


CLEAN-UP. Residential, commercial, construction, move-in, move-out, junk piles. Now accepting credit cards. Free estimates. American-owned & operated. 903-268-8097, 903-268-8095. Leave message.


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 BRICKWORK. Brick • Block • Stone. 903-422-5146.

GABY ROOFING & CONSTRUCTION. Free estimates. 1-yr. workmanship warranty. 903-474-3691 cell; 903-473-3127 home.

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.

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. Paint, drywall, carpentry, pressure washing & more. 903-473-7245, 903-268-2967.

QUALITY CUSTOM KONCRETE We do all – large or small. 469-474-9268 or 903-253-3317.

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

POINT PLUMBING. New construction, repair, drain cleaning & more. Licensed, insured, all work guaranteed. M-37292. 903-598-3100.


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

LET US HELP you plan & build your new house using Structural Insulated Panels. A newer & better way to build. Accurate Building Products Inc., Hwy. 69 West, Emory. 903-473-3330, 903-440-1250.



Driveways, home pads, ponds, land clearing. Rock, sand, gravel & dirt. Call Ben DePue cell 903-268-1204. bcsandgravel@ yahoo.com.

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.


Tim Hooten

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

LAWN VACUUMING – Tree trim and removal, fence row cleaning. 903-474-5130. Doug’s Lawn Service.

NATURE TRAILS, HIKING/BIKING TRAILS, SHORELINE CLEAN-UP, FENCE ROW CLEARING/CLEANING, HOA’s, Commercial/Residential, Cemetery Associa-tions, Realtors. We provide quality work, affordable pricing and senior discounts. MARVIN’S LANDSCAPING & PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICE. Reach Marvin at 903-348-4399 or marvinslandscapingsvc @gmail.com.


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

3 ALARM PRESSURE WASHING. Commercial & residential. Kevin Douglas, 903-268-3731.

AUTOMATIC GATES and garage door repair, service and install. Residential and commercial. Phillips Entry Services. 903-253-7307.


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


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 or cell (903) 453-7207. Insured, credit cards, we keep our appointments. We specialize in high-risk removals. Trimming, Removals, Stumps.

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