By David Webb Monitor Correspondent GUN BARREL CITY–The high cost of smoking tobacco will get even more expensive in 2015 for Gun Barrel City municipal employees who refuse to quit smoking. The City Council approved a measure Feb. 25 that will penalize city employees who smoke to the tune of $500 per year. Smoking employees […]
Mabank Lady Panther soccer player Madison Holyfield (6) headbutts the ball to keep it away from her Chapel Hill opponent Feb. 25 in Mabank. The Lady Panthers won 4-2 in a rain-shortened game. The boys team was on the road in Chapel Hill and lost 4-2.
Twenty-five students advance to State Special to The Monitor KEMP–Forty-four Kemp High School Band students competed at the UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest Feb. 8 in Mesquite and earned 39 first division medals. Each student put in hours of hard work and practice time preparing for the contest. Students earning a first division medal include […]