Falls County Historical Museum Set To Reopen This Weekend

The Falls County Museum is set to reopen this weekend beginning Friday, November 4, 2016. Last Saturday, October 29, 2016, volunteers and members of the Falls County Historical Commission spent time reorganizing the museum to prepare for it’s reopen. The Falls County Historical Museum is…

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Mobile Home Catches Fire on South Kennedy Street

CITY OF MARLIN FIRE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE INCIDENT DATE: 11/3/2016 RELEASE DATE: For Immediate Release CONTACT PERSON (S): Public Information Officer Justin E. Parker CONTACT INFO: Phone: (254) 723-1276, E-Mail: firechief@marlintx.net At 1:28 PM, the City of Marlin Fire Department was dispatched to a structure…


Marlin Police Officer Mark Hensley Retires

The Marlin Police Department celebrated the retirement of Officer Mark Hensley with a dinner party Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the Marlin City Hall where fellow officers and friends gathered to show their appreciation.   Officer Hensley is a 21 year military Veteran. He originally…


Marlin PD Trunk or Treat

The Marlin PD hosted a trunk or treat at the Falls County courthouse square on Halloween and a multitude of parents and kids were present. This was a great way to bring the community together for some family fun, but most of all, a safe…


Bulldog Pride In The Community

Mrs. Tennie Degrate of the Marlin Athletic Booster Club along with volunteer Joe Simpson decorated downtown Marlin with purple & gold balloons Friday, October 28, 2016 to cheer on the Marlin Bulldogs. The booster club wanted to lift up the spirits of the team and…


Families Of Hillcrest Cemetery Clean Up Day

The Families of Hillcrest Cemetery organization rolled up their sleeves and went to work cleaning up Hillcrest cemetery located off of Mcclanahan Rd. on the morning of Saturday, October 29, 2016. The organization’s mission is to help the city of Marlin with the up keep…



Jesus “Jesse” Moreno 25th Retirement Party

Jesus Moreno also known as Jesse has retired from working at the Falls County Courthouse after 25 years of service. Those who know him knows that he is a hard and dedicated worker.  He was the heaetbeat of the Falls County Courthouse, he kept the…


House Fire On Park Street October 27, 2016

The City of Marlin Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire around 8:15 AM this morning at the 700 block of Park Street. Firefighters responded and arrived on scene to find a vacant wood framed home that was fully engulfed in flame. The house…


Mobile Vet Center Set Up Shop in Marlin, Texas

The mobile Vet Center unit set up shop in Marlin, Texas today at the courthouse square to provide aide to Falls County Veterans in need of VA medical assistance services. The Falls County American Legion was onsite to assist as well.