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Opening planned soon for new wellness facility here

When it opens – hopefully sometime in mid-February – Versatile Wellness will cut local patients’ travel time by eliminating the journey to Lubbock for certain medical procedures.

More incumbents made their intentions known this week as the most recent candidates to file in the May 6 election area city and school positions.

Lamesa school board members are conducting a special meeting Monday to meet with the final two candidates chosen for the first round of interviews for the school’s vacant superintendent’s position.

Obituaries

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    Graveside services for Ophelia Wynelle “Sissie” Hobson, 90, of Lamesa will be held Thursday, February 2, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at Dawson County Cemetery with Pastor Rush Coffman officiating.

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    A Catholic funeral mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for Paul Cuellar, Jr., age 50, of Lubbock, TX., at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 25, 2023, at St.

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    Graveside funeral services for Genevieve White, age 80, of Lamesa, TX. will be held at 10:00 a.m.

Sports

Tornadoes secure playoff position with win

The Golden Tornadoes’ boys basketball squad continues rolling but they needed a big second half Friday night at Denver City to hold off the Mustangs, 57-42.

Lamesa girls flip the script on Denver City

The Golden Tornadoes’ girls basketball squad continue making new believers, and this time it was at Denver City.

Loop won a pair on the District 8A high school hardwoods Friday night against Dawson, but the Longhorns didn’t leave without knowing that the were in a battle.

Forum

On choosing the right roads

Undisputed star that he was during the golden era of major league baseball, this player has maintained a spirit of humility that others only dream of.

Complimenting strangers

Ihave to say, that is a very nice hat!” I told the man as he passed me on the sidewalk.

Scenic highways can offer great routes for sightseeing

While I was going back and forth from my parents’ place in Northwest Montana I had occasion to go through the Big Horn Mountains of Northern Wyoming.

Lamesa Press-Reporter

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Lamesa, TX 79331
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