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Suspect Arrested in Clifton Crime Spree

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Justin Sweet of Temple was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, and criminal mischief. On August 21, a Dodge pickup truck was noticed in a drainage ditch on the south end of Avenue D.

You’ve got Art

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The 35th Annual Bosque Art Classic changed up its format this year, opting to hold its exhibition and sale completely online. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the Art Council decided to make all pieces viewable online through the Bosque Arts Center website in mid-August and will host its sale and awards ceremony online in early September.

Tips for Healthy Outdoor Dining

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The fall season is the ideal time of year to dine outdoors. To create a healthy and sustainable outdoor dining experience, consider these tips: tips: •Reduce and reuse/ditch the plastic: Ditch the single use cups, plates and utensils and instead, serve meals using reusable dinnerware made from sustainable, shatterproof materials designed for outdoor use.

More students test postive for COVID-19

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As local schools start the new year this week, three Bosque County students have already tested positive for coronavirus. “It’s not a matter of if, but when we get a positive case,” said Meridian Superintendent Kim Edwards at Thursday’s school board meeting.

Arrest Reports

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•Timothy Wayne Edwards, 32, was arrested on August 09 for possession of marijuana less than two ounces. •Thomas Earl Jermal Allen, 31, was arrested on August 09 for possession of marijuana less than two ounces.

Bosque in ‘dry’ conditions

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Bosque County will not be enacting a burn ban for this week. Local fire department chiefs have said conditions haven’t facilitated a burn ban, said Bosque County Emergency Coordinator Chris Anderson.