Bosque County Arrest Report: June 25 through July 1

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The Bosque County Arrest report for the dates of June 25 through July 1. Read on to find out more about arrests from the Bosque County Sheriff’s Office and Clifton Police Department, as well as inmate transfers.

County Commissioners approve Kent Reeves for Financial Services Contract

Remember, you can always find meeting minutes here every week and videos here of Bosque County Commissioners court online via the bosquecounty.us website. In the most recent meeting of Bosque County Commissioners held June 28, commissioners heard updates on the County Auditor position and other county business.  There was still one active case, which has […]

Bosque County Arrest Report: June 18-24

The Bosque County Arrest report for the dates of June 18 through June 24. Read on to find out more about arrests from the Bosque County Sheriff’s Office and Clifton Police Department, as well as inmate transfers.

In Memoriam: Nella Lucille (James) Jordan

Nella Lucille Jordan age 95, of Dallas, passed away on June 26, 2021 in Dallas, Texas.  Graveside funeral services will be 2 P.M., Thursday, July 1, 2021 in the Meridian Cemetery. Pastor Richard Creech will officiate. To leave a message of condolences for the family, send flowers, or view the full obituary, click here. 

Downtown Parade, Grand Entry begins 70th Annual Clifton, Texas Rodeo

Festivities at the 70th Annual Clifton, Texas Rodeo began shortly after the Central Texas Youth Fair concluded Friday, June 11. Clifton residents, emergency services, business owners, and equestrian riders all took part in the big opening to the weekend.  Parade Through Downtown Clifton Children and their guardians received candy thrown from golf carts, cars, trailers, […]

In Memoriam: Timothy James Melton

Timothy James Melton age 71, of Meridian, passed away surrounded by family on May 26, 2021. Graveside funeral services will be at 1 P.M., Thursday, June 3, 2021 at the Aiguire Cemetery located on CR 4782 near Sulphur Springs, Texas. Family members will officiate. Viewing will take place Tuesday, June 1 and Wednesday, June 2 […]

Commissioners Hear Presentation on Auditor’s Office, Approve Elections Equipment Purchase

Bosque County Commissioners met Monday, May 17 and the following Monday, May 24, to discuss county business and take action. Presentation on Auditor’s Office Bosque County Republican Chair Janet Jackson delivered a presentation regarding concerns with the county auditor’s office. We provided coverage of events last year here. “All financial information I’ve provided is under […]

Chisolm Chili Cookoff Plans announced, Volunteer Judges Sought

Spring is in the air, though come summer, a taste of the best Texas Chili will be in the breeze in Meridian. Meridian Texas Parks and Recreation recently began releasing flyers at businesses around Meridian in promotion of the Chisolm Chili Cookoff set for late June. For more details and upcoming, follow @Meridiantxparks on Facebook.

In Memoriam: Paul Dean Bogart

Paul Dean Bogart age 58 of Grandview and formerly of Meridian, passed away on May 8, 2021 at his residence in Grandview.  Memorial graveside services are pending at this time. To leave a message of condolences for the family, send flowers, or view the full obituary, click here.

New Street Signs in Meridian Testing for Night Visibility

The City of Meridian has some new street signs after the Meridian Economic Development Corporation purchased equipment to produce them. Feedback is requested from the public, namely on how the signs read from a distance. According to City Administrator Marie Garland, interior streets will have the signs but signs around courthouse will not be changed. […]

Bosque County May 2021 Grand Jury Indictments

The following list of indictments were handed down to the Bosque County District Clerk Juanita Miller May 7, 2021: Ashley Morgan Stegall, 31, of Clifton, indicted by grandy jury for possession of a controlled substance penalty group 1, less than one gram.Thomas Andrew Payne, 55, of Clifton, indicted by grandy jury for possession of a […]

Summer Reading Program Starts June 1 at Meridian Public Library

The 2021 Summer Reading Program “Tails and Tales” begins June 1 and continues Tuesdays through August 10. The program will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday mornings with story time and crafts to follow. “We will also have BINGO boards for the kids, word search puzzles, and be giving out prizes throughout the summer. To receive a […]