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April 2014

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April 2014


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Snow Is In The Air
Just two days after the area saw a high temperature of 90 degrees on Saturday, a cold front brought a brief but heavy mid-April snowfall to Lamesa while this bank display was showing a temperature of 35 degrees about 10:30 a.m. Monday. The temperature here dropped to a low of 26 degrees on Tuesday morning. (Russel Skiles/Press-Reporter)


  • Elbert Richards
    Thursday, April 17, 2014 4:37 PM
        Funeral services for Elbert Richards, 93, of the Klondike Community, will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., at Klondike Baptist Church with Brian Pinkerton officiating. 
  •  Coy Lee Thompson
    Thursday, April 17, 2014 10:18 AM
        Coy Lee Thompson was 89 years old when he went to meet his Lord and Savior on Sunday, April 13, 2014. 
  • Aleta Foster
    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 8:26 PM
        Graveside services for Aleta Foster, 94, of Lamesa, will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., at Dawson County Cemetery under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. 
  • Uppie Gray
    Tuesday, April 15, 2014 8:24 PM
        Funeral services for John Gorden “Uppie” Gray, 76, of Lamesa, were held on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at 2:00 p.m., at Branon Funeral Home Chapel with Huey Harris and Roy Byrd officiating. 
  • Denver Jeter
    Monday, April 14, 2014 5:17 PM
        Funeral services for Denver Truitt Jeter, 91, of Lamesa, will be held on Friday, April 18, 2014, at 2:00 p.m., at First Baptist Church in Welch with Jody O’Briant officiating. 


  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:00 PM
    The 10th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Saturday, while an annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Forrest Park. 
  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:00 PM
    Lamesa Revival Ministries Service will conduct a two night revival service here on Monday, April 28, at 7 p.m., at 207 North 21st Street and on Tuesday, April 29, at 7 p.m., at 1405 North  4th Street.
  • Vara named national alternate at state
    Saturday, April 12, 2014 6:00 AM
    Lamesa High School BPA (Business Professional of America) member Ashton Vara recently medaled at the State BPA Convention, earning him the distinction of becoming a national alternate.