Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, September 19, 2017 – Volume XVIII, Issue No. 21

Emory Weather

Court approves proposed county budget, tax rate

By LAUREN WITHROW
Rains County Leader staff

All commissioners were present at the regular meeting of the Rains County Commissioners Court held on Thursday, September 14, at 10:00 a.m. at the Rains County Courthouse. Rains County Judge Wayne Wolfe presided.

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Constitution Week observed Sept. 17-23

The Constitution Week Chairman, Donna Lattin, of the Elizabeth Denton English Chapter, NSDAR (National Society Daughters of the American Revolution) located in Mineola, will honor Constitution Week by having various Constitution Week proclamations signed in Wood County for the cities of Winnsboro, Quitman, Mineola and Lindale. The chapter will also be providing Pocket Constitutions for the graduating Seniors of Rains County High School in Emory. A small display of posters and documents about the Constitution have been set up at the high school.

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School trustees hold quick regular meeting

By LAUREN WITHROW
Rains County Leader staff

All members of the Rains ISD (Independent School District) School Board were present at its regular monthly meeting held on Tuesday, September 12, at 6:30 p.m. at the administration building. Superintendent John Rouse, Assistant Superintendent of Finance Jeff Fisher and Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum Jennifer Johnson were also present at the meeting.

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