Articles by Minister Slugger

MARLIN RESIDENT CLAIMS $24.75 MILLION DOLLAR LOTTO TEXAS JACKPOT

A Marlin resident has claimed the winning Lotto Texas ticket that is worth 24.75 million dollars according to a press release from The Texas Lottery Commission that was released Wednesday, January 10, 2018. The winner opted for the cash value option and will be receiving…





City of Marlin Dura Patcher

The city of Marlin has rolled out their new Dura Patcher truck.  The Dura Patcher will be used to fill pot holes and according to the City of Marlin the truck will be in operation 5 days a week repairing streets. Mayor John Keefer stated…


King Donuts Is Coming To Town

The community has been wondering what new business is opening in the old Church’s Chicken building? Some have speculated that a Shipley Donuts was opening but the correct answer to the question is King Donuts will be opening. While rumors of a Shipley may have…




Marlin Bulldogs Class 3A-2 All District Team Football Honors

District MVP: Alik Brooks Co Offensive Newcomer of the Year: Donavon Blakes Punter: Gabriel Pena Offense 1st Team All-District QB: Kerry Collins/Sr. RB: Charleston Lee/So. RB: Jimmie Quinn Jr./Sr. WR: Tyrese Mayes/ Sr. 2nd Team All-District  OL: Efrain Lujano/Sr. OL: Donovan Bailey/Sr. OL: Ivan Burleson/Sr….