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BBN adjusts deadlines for upcoming Labor Day holiday

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The office of the Bullard Banner News will be closed Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. The advertising deadline for the Wednesday, Sept. 7 issue of the Bullard Banner News will be moved to 12 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1. The editorial and classified ad deadline will be moved to 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2. For more information regarding the Labor Day deadlines, contact Bullard Banner News at (903) 894-9306 or news@bullardnews.com.

Vehicle burglaries reported in Flint

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Several vehicle burglaries were reported in a Flint neighborhood last week. According to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, a string of vehicle burglaries totaling 11 break-ins were reported …

Final tax rate public hearing scheduled for Thursday

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The City of Bullard will hold the second of two public hearings regarding the city’s tax rate Thursday, Sept. 1, inside the Bullard City Hall Council Chambers. The Bullard City Council is currently proposing a 1.13-cent decrease in the city tax rate by setting the rate at .563264 cents for each $100 of appraised value. The preceding year’s tax rate was set at .574571.

Baker enters not guilty plea

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Suspended Smith County Judge Joel Baker made his first appearance in court Thursday, Aug. 25, as the judge attended a pre-trial hearing regarding accusations that he violated the Texas Open Meetings Act.
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