Led by a career night from Quarterback Justin Abram, the Fairfield Eagles advanced to 3-0 Friday night with a 45-25 win over Athens. Down 25-24 in the third quarter of a back-and-forth affair, Abram put the Eagles up for good with his fourth rushing touchdown of the night from six yards out. The…
Welcome to the Recorder's weekly NFL fantasy football rankings! Throughout the season, we'll be posting our picks for who you should start, sit, and shouldn't even consider for fantasy squads. In addition to positional and top 100 flex rankings (provided free of charge!), we'll present the Daily…
The Fairfield Eagles Junior Varsity team was back on home turf this past Thursday, defeating Brownsboro 14-0. The JV squad moves to 2-0 on the season with the win, following a season-opening 40-30 victory over Rusk. Freshman football was also in action, falling to the Bears 36-6. The team stands…
Margarita Gallegos, 93, of Fairfield, died Wednesday, August 28, 2019 in Fairfield. Mass of Christian Burial was held 10 a.m. August 31 at St. Bernard of Clairvaux Roman Catholic Church with Rev. Pius T. Mathew officiating. Interment followed at Fairfield Cemetery. Pallbearers were Eddie Salazar,…
Area Walmarts, including Mexia, Palestine, Corsicana and Waco, and all others throughout the nation will discontinue the sale of ammunition used in high-capacity magazines and military-style weapons and also ask its customers not to openly carry firearms in stores even in states, where it is legal…
The Texas Rangers and the Teague Police Dept. continue to investigate a police-involved shooting which occurred around 10 a.m. last Thursday in the 100 Block of South Third Avenue near the train tracks in downtown Teague. The Waco Police Dept. also is involved and considering charges against the…
Fairfield citizens roamed around the city Saturday morning during the annual citywide garage sale. With over 30 vendors to choose from, residents had a chance to pick up clothes, supplies, appliances and other goods at bargain prices. Photos by Mary Cryer Awalt/ The Fairfield Recorder
On The Edge of Common Sense Baxter Black, DVM If wheat gets up to seven bucks I’ll hoard it, yessiree Till the grain bin’s overflowin’ Or it gets back down to three. There’s too much ridin’ on it To sell it right away, The banker might call in my note They’re funny that-away. As long as things…
From Staff Reports The Fairfield Hospital District met on Sept. 5 at the Freestone Medical Center, approving the 2019-20 FHD budget and tax rate as presented. The new FHD tax rate $. per was approved unanimously, as was the 2019-20 budget. With no public members present, the public meeting…
Mike Mabry of Teague was the most recent winner of the weekly Lake Fairfield Tuesday Night Big Bass Tournament. The winning fish weighed 5.07 pounds, with the $180 pot going all to Mabry. Nine anglers competed in the event, with six anglers bringing a legal bass to the scales. Two anglers from Waco…
A bevy of actions were approved by Freestone County Commissioners during the first Commissioners…
A discussion on several issues related to the 2019-20 Fairfield city budget kicked off a busy…
In a vote that was neither close nor unanimous, Fairfield ISD trustees approved a revision to the…
August produced our second rain-free calendar month over the past 25 years. Our previous calendar month without measurable rainfall was August 2000. Some areas…
Area Walmarts, including Mexia, Palestine, Corsicana and Waco, and all others throughout the nation will discontinue the sale of ammunition used in high-…
From Staff Reports The Fairfield Hospital District met on Sept. 5 at the Freestone Medical Center, approving the 2019-20 FHD budget and tax rate as presented…
Welcome to the Recorder's weekly NFL fantasy football rankings! Throughout the season, we'll be posting our picks for who you should start, sit, and shouldn't…
The Wortham Bulldogs are coming off a monster offensive game against Dallas First Baptist Academy and could be in for another gargantuan effort when they host…
The Coolidge football team will try to rebound from its first loss of the season when it visits Weatherford Christian on Friday at 7:30 p.m. The Yellowjackets…
Margarita Gallegos, 93, of Fairfield, died Wednesday, August 28, 2019 in Fairfield. Mass of Christian Burial was held 10 a.m. August 31 at St. Bernard of…
Buford William York, formerly of Willis, Texas, passed away August 10, 2019, in Conroe at the age of 88. Graveside services were held August 13 at Lake Chapel…
Minnie Jo Mims of Fairfield passed away in the Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center, Waco, among loving family and devoted friends. Viewing was…