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CAT CREEK (Newton County). Cat Creek rises four miles southeast of Weeks Settlement in northwest Newton County (at 31°03' N, 93°48' W) and runs southeast for 10½ miles to its mouth on Yellow Bayou, three miles southwest of Burkeville (at 30°58' N, 93°41' W). It flows through the heavily forested areas typical of Newton County.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"CAT CREEK (NEWTON COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.