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February, 2017


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  • Saturday, February 18, 2017 6:00 AM
        To help alleviate the struggles of future secondary students, South Elementary School teachers are conducting extra RTIs (Response To Intervention) for kindergarten, first and second grade students who are behind in reading, math and science, as applicable.
  • Saturday, February 18, 2017 5:59 AM
        Inaccurate and outdated electronic water meters that require city employees to manually help recheck a large number of meter readings each month is prompting the City of Lamesa to look at replacing all of the city’s water meters.
  • Saturday, February 18, 2017 5:58 AM
        The deadline for ordering trees from the Dawson County Soil and Water Conservation District is this coming Wednesday, at 3 p.m., according to Peggy Hughes.


Friday Night Blaze
Lamesa Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire just before 9 p.m. Friday in the alleyway of the 600 block between North 6th and North 7th Streets in Lamesa. The fire was located in a concrete-block garage and travel trailer next to the alley in the back yard of a residence. The structure reportedly was fully engulfed in flames when the first firefighters arrived at the scene. No other information about the fire was available at pressstime. (Herrel Hallmark/Press-Reporter)


  • Maria Luisa Casarez
    Friday, February 17, 2017 7:07 PM
        A Catholic funeral mass will be celebrated for Maria Luisa Casarez, age 75, of Lamesa, at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church with Father John Steven Rathinam officiating and assisted by Deacon Daniel Valenzuela.
  • Bobby Burchard
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:38 PM
        DENVER CITY – Funeral Services for Bobby Allen Burchard, 83, will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017 in the First United Methodist Church with Rev. John McLean officiating and assisted by J.P Senter.  
  • Jerry Contreras
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:25 PM
        Funeral services for Gerardo Ezequiel “Cacho” Contreras, 58, of Welch, will be held on Monday, February 20, 2017, at 2:00 p.m., at Templo Sinai in Brownfield with Mike Rodriguez and Raul Guiterrez officiating.
  • Lee C. Saenz
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:22 PM
        Services for Lee C. Saenz, 63, of Brownfield, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 1 p.m., at Calvary Baptist Church of Brownfield. Officiating will be Pastor Ovidio Martinez and Associate Pastor Jr. Martinez with music by His Boys.
  • Valrie Coon
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:04 PM
        SEMINOLE – Valrie Holcomb Coon of Seminole passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in Lubbock.