Fourteen cars of a 103-car train from Shreveport to Dallas derailed near Avinger July 10. Crews had the tracks cleared by Saturday, July 11.
Mrs. Hallie Elrod Cox of Daingerfield was killed and four other people were seriously injured in a wreck July 6. The wreck occurred on Hihgway 259, just south of Lone Star.
The Hughes Prings Mustangs compete in the State Basketball Tournament.
Voters OK Higheay 259.
Sgt. Carol Golden earns the Army Commendation medal.
The front page of The Bee from Feb. 26, 1970.
-Voters to decide Highway 259 fate at polls in LS Tuesday
-Sewer bid awarded, but problemss remain