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Former Gun Barrel City Councilman Curtis Webster defends city officials, property tax proposal

Dear Editor: There are lots of good citizens and good people in Gun Barrel City. Then there are the naysayers, the grumblers, and the ones who are so cynical that they couldn't care less about the City.While...

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Gun Barrel City official lashes out at property tax naysayers in first letter to editor of his career

(NOTE: Gun Barrel City Manager Gerry Boren submitted this letter to the editor to Cedar Creek Lake area publications with the note that it is the first time in his career he has felt compelled to write one....

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Cedar Creek Lake area officials prepare for possible Ebola patients; emergency personnel get briefings

Local city and county health officials report they are preparing for the possibility of individuals in the Cedar Creek Lake area contracting Ebola virus disease. The officials noted there is"no imminent...

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Proof of identity to be required at polls; early voting for 2014 Election to start Oct. 20

Voters going to the polls for the November 2014 general election during early voting Oct. 20 through Oct. 31 and on Election Day Nov. 4 must provide government-issued proof of identity. The 5th U.S. Circuit...

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Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report for October 16, 2014

Hi folks, Jason Barber here with the kingscreekadventures.com fishing and lake report for Cedar Creek Lake. The lake level is at 5.25' low and the water temps are in the low to mid 70's. The water clarity is a...

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Fall brings rain to Cedar Creek Lake, forecasters hope El Nino brings more

After a severely dry September, rain fell generously on Cedar Creek Lake in the first half of October. The heavy rains allowed Kaufman and Henderson Counties to lift burn bans, which is good news for...

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Whatz-Up gets scary; ghouls, goblins, vampires, zombies roam entertainment park

If you and your kids like "Frightmares," Whatz-Up in Seven Points is the place to go during October. The entertainment park will feature "ghouls, goblins, vampires and zombies" roaming the grounds every...

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CCL Chamber to host Fall Business Expo

The Cedar Creek Lake Chamber of Commerce will host its second annual Fall Business Expo at the Mabank Pavilion Oct. 14 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is free to the public, and spaces are open for vendors who...

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Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report for October 6, 2014

Hi folks, Jason Barber here with the kingscreekadventures.com fishing and lake report for Cedar Creek Lake. The water level is at 5.44' low and the surface temps are in the high 70's to low 80's. The clarity...

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Gun Barrel City EDC board shakes up; longtime council member resigns over 'bickering, stress'

The Gun Barrel City Economic Development Corp.'s Board of Directors elected new leadership in the wake of resignations by the agency's president and the City Council member who served as the liaison...

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Long Cove celebrates summer successes, sales of $37 million in 2 years

Long Cove, the new private residential community on Cedar Creek Lake just over an hour from Dallas, is celebrating two highly successful years of sales with 45 properties sold to-date as well as the completion...

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Free mobile app available for Texas hunting and fishing regulations

Have you ever been fishing and wondered what the limit is on the fish you are catching? I know I have. The official Outdoor Annual — Texas Hunting and Fishing Regulations app is now available for free...

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ShareLunker season begins Oct. 1

Anyone legally catching a 13-pound or bigger largemouth bass from Texas waters, public or private, between October 1 and April 30 may submit the fish to the Toyota ShareLunker program. Fish will be picked up...

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Improvements coming to CR 4006, official asks for patience

One of the worst, most traveled roads in the Cedar Creek Lake area is County Road 4006, according to area residents. Improvements are coming, but they won't happen overnight, according to Kaufman County...

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Gun Barrel City's budget for economic development on hold, emergency meetings being scheduled

The feud between Gun Barrel City Councilman Marty Goss and the city's Economic Development Corp. President Linda Rankin appears to be no where near a resolution. The Gun Barrel City Council ordered EDC...

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Residency rules change for Tool RV park; some full-time residents must relocate

Home Sweet Home RV Park and Laundromat will no longer be that for some longtime residents. The Tool City Council has ordered all mobile homes and any RVs in place for more than 180 days or "not highway ready"...

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Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report for September 23, 2014

Hi folks, Jason Barber here with the kingscreekadventures.com fishing and lake report for Cedar Creek Lake. The Lake is at 5.14' low and falling and the water temps are in the high 70's to low 80's. The...

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Fall camping workshops announced for outdoor families

With cool weather around the corner, the Texas Outdoor Family program has scheduled outdoor recreational workshops statewide though the beginning of December. The workshops offer a low-cost weekend trip where...

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Residents pack Gun Barrel City Hall for presentation on proposed property tax

A full house greeted Gun Barrel City officials this week for the first of a series of scheduled town hall meetings on the proposed property tax. Mayor Jim Braswell said city officials will be on hand every...

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Cedar Creek Lake's nightclub venues dwindling; gay bar goes on market

It’s been a rough summer for some bars on Cedar Creek Lake as businesses continue to struggle through the drought that has kept the lake low and visitors away. Two on Highway 198, J.J’s and First...

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