Subscribe To The Booster Today!

Michael Cornell graduates Basic

Michael Cornell graduates Basic

Cornell graduates Basic Training—Army Pvt. Michael J. Cornell has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman. Cornell is the son of Terri and Jim Cornell of Colmesneil. He is a 2012 graduate of Colmesneil High School.

Williams - Richardson Wed

Williams - Richardson Wed

Mike and Nancy Williams, of Woodville are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter, Hannah Michelle Williams to Kiyoshi West Richardson, son of Doug and Angela Richardson, of Warren. The wedding took place June 28, 2014 at 7 p.m. at the residence of Mike and Nancy. Bro. Rusty West, of Warren, pastor of Hillister Assembly of God, officiated. The groom is employed by Georgia Pacific and the bride is currently completing her nursing degree. After a honeymoon cruise to the Caribbean, the couple will make their home in Warren.

Cheryl Smith receives MS in Nursing

Cheryl Smith Grad

Cheryl Walters Smith—Russell and Mary Walters of Spurger, would like to announce the graduation of their daughter, Cheryl Walters Smith who received her Master's of Science in Nursing with a focus as a Family Nurse Practitioner from McNeese State University on May 17, 2014. Cheryl, also a graduate from the LVN school in Jasper, is a graduate from the Lamar University and a graduate of Spurger High School, class of 1992. We are so proud of you!

Jacob Spivey, Melanie Watkins to wed June 12

Spivey Watkins

Kyle and Candace Spivey of Warren, Texas,, and Joseph and Jennifer Watkins of Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Jacob Read Spivey and Melanie Renee Watkins. Jacob is the grandson of Cherie and the late Ben Read and Moe and the late Alice Spivey of Warren.

Melanie is the granddaughter of Bob and Wanda Watkins of Tennessee and Reverend Bill and Diane Hegedus of North Carolina.

Jacob is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University and is employed as an agriculture science teacher at Timpson ISD. Melanie is a senior at Lancaster Bible College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Jacob and Melanie met while participating in the Disney College Program at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.

They will be married at Disney World on June 12, 2014.

Bradley - Gallion to Wed


To be wed­—Mr. Douglas Bradley, formerly of Houston and Palestine, and Donna Gallion of Laporte, announce their wedding, set for May 23, 2014. Pastor Steven McBride will perform the ceremony at Emmanuel Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Donna retired after 20 years from the Port of Houston, and now is a stay at home mom of their two loving children. Brad is on disability after working 25 years as a patrol security officer, 12 years as a correctional officer and as a truck driver for USA trucks. The couple will have a short honeymoon in Texas and will live in the city of Ivanhoe.