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The “Times” - November 6, 2012



GENERAL CONSTRUCTION “We do it right the first time.”

FAIRFIELD 903-389-2284 MEXIA 254-562-5309 BUFFALO 903-322-5489

Wesley Mortimer 254-379-3298 SALES Matt Alston 254-716-8487

All Phases of Construction Building & Remodeling Painting & Texturing Electrical

AL JOHNSON Roofing - All Types

Trenching, Back Hoe & Brush Hog Demolition House Leveling

903-391-1191 DIAMOND

Cell 903-879-5588 Bus. 903-389-6342

H TRAILERS Billie Bonner 211 I-45 North Fairfield, TX 75840 INSURANCE Helping You is What We Do Best.

Life - Automobile - Fire - Liability Annuities - IRA's - Health P.O. DRAWER 406


One Great Place to Work Devon Energy of Groesbeck Devon Energy, in nearby Groes-

beck, Texas - just a few miles outside of Freestone County, is a great place to work. The evidence for this is that for

the last 5 years, Devon Energy, headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has been on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” list; ranking #28 in 2012. Input from employees of Fortune 500 companies determine what companies are selected. Cindy Allen, Devon Energy Cor- porate Communications liaison, indicates employees enjoy work- ing there because Devon really cares about them. The benefits package includes life/work plans that allow employ-

ees to work around home sched- ules, bonuses, a strong train- ing curriculum that may include taking college courses related to the employee’s job, health care gyms on site at some facilities, and employee assistance programs. Devon also believes in being a

“good neighbor” in their commu- nities. They invest in youth and education, the arts, civic initia- tives, the environment, and emer- gency response agencies through monetary and in-kind contribu- tions.

Employees enthusiastically

See “Devon” On Page 2-D

KEY MEMBERS OF THE DEVON ENERGY TEAM in Groesbeck, Texas are (left – right): Dave Fite - Production Foreman, Carol Favors – Office Manager, Craig Jackson – Production Superinten- dent, Mary Russell – Office Manager, Eugene Solez – Measurement Superintendent, and Brett Feuell – Pipeline Foreman. (Photo by Mary McDonald)




819 N. Main St., Corsicana 903-872-6761

9:30am - 5:30pm Mon.-Fri. aClosed Sat. a 10:00am - 6:00 pm Sun. LOANS We Do Taxes! 203 E. Milam Street, Mexia, Texas 76667 Phone (254) 562-3933 Primrose RV Park

PrimroseRV Park Primrose RV Park

1002 East Commerce (at the Yellow Light)

903-389-2105 • After Hours $350/Month $100/Week

903-388-0647 $25/Day

Privacy Fenced With Key Code Gate Wifi & Cable TV INCLUDED

CALL 4 COMPUTERS Complete Service 4 Your Computer

Repair/Upgrades Custom Built Systems

Networking Consulting

15 Years Experience Rod Norton

(903) 389-6942 Hwy 84 (Across from the Fair grounds)


and, the winner is... Wreath Raffle Raises Funds for Cancer Support Group

DRAWING THE LUCKING WINNER OF HANDCRAFTED FALL WREATH, created by Darlene Jones (right), owner of Darlene’s Gift Shop, is Miss Loressa Covert, daughter of Melanie and Dennis Covert, and granddaughter of Bettye and Spain Trask of Fairfield. The lucky winner of the $75 wreath is Pam Beene. The raffle was held to benefit Freestone County Cancer Support Group and raised a total of $200. (Photo by Nicole Schaefer)


Just $12 per week to advertise your Business in the Directory Call Today

903-389-NEWS (6397)

Carroll Lumber Company 208 S. 5th Avenue, Teague, Texas

New Home Construction Kelly Moore Paint - Remodeling Bus. 254-739-2071

Clint Skinner, Owner *** Fax 254-739-3549 FAIRFIELD, TEXAS 75840 Headline


Bill D. White, LUTCF Agency Manager

AB Erwin Welding MSHA Certified - Insured


Shop 903-389-9672 Cell 903-388-0876

One Mile west of Fairfield on Hwy. 84 behind Lenea’s Resort

Stick - Mig- Tig Shop & Portable Large or Small Plasma Cutting & More

Lone Star CHEVR LET

320 East I-45

Fairfield, TX 75840 (866) 822-3787

Texas Auto- Home-Life

It all adds up. Call me to see how much you could save, starting with a FREE, no-obligation review of your

current coverage.

Glenda Brooks Agent

903.389.4125 903.875.8187

“Moments worth covering are never accidents.”

Coverage and discounts are subject to qualifications and policy terms, and may vary by situation. (2010 Farm Bureau Insurance Companies AD_72)

Capps True Value Hdw & Ag Center

Feed * Seed * Hardware * Lime * Fuel Custom Blended Fertilizer * Custom Mixed Feed * Liquid Fertilizer & Weed Spraying Bulk Feed Delivery * Feeder Sales & Rental

(903) 389-4505 512 W. Hwy. 84 * Fairfield, TX

TheWortham Store LIQUOR,BEER &WINE

Full Stock of:

Hours:Mon-Sat 10am- 9pm FM27 & Hwy. 14 (corner)


Landscape Design &

Enhancements Mowing Edging

Weeding Debris Pickup

Irrigation Systems Install & Maintain Mulching Flower beds Fertilization Hedge Trimming

125 Private Road 940 •Teague, TX 75860 254-839-3775 • 903-388-3564

Special Delivery

DELIVERING DONATIONS TO PLEASANT HILLS CHILDREN’S HOME are Taz (left) and Tammy Martin. The items were collected during Marathon Oil’s Fall Food/ Supply Drive. (Photo submitted)

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