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Car show attracts crowd

Hundreds of people strolled through downtown Lamesa for much of the day Saturday, weaving through all types of autos filling the streets on three sides of the courthouse square.

Local dialing to get longer

Local residents and everyone else in the 806 area code for telephones and similar devises will soon need to start including the area code even when dialing local numbers.

The Chicken Fried Steak Festival just isn’t a party without a cook-off to see who can come up with the best recipe for the native dish.

Obituaries

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    Graveside services in remembrance of Henry Lee Calloway, age 48 of Lamesa, TX. will be held at 11:30 a.m.

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    Funeral service for Wanda Hawkins, 86, of Lamesa will be held at First Presbyterian Church, April 9, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

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    Funeral services for Rosita M. Mendoza, age 78, of Lamesa, TX. will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, April 9, 2021 at Gonzales Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Daniel Valenzuela officiating.

Sports

After seeing his first year as the Golden Tornadoes’ head tennis coach cut short due to COVID-19, it seemed like Jose Lucio had to wait forever to get his players to their first district tournament

The Golden Tornadoes’ softball squad continues rolling. But as much as Coach Vanessa Hernandez likes what she’s been seeing in all aspects of the game, she emphasizes it is no time to let up.

Sumners signs with HSU

Being told by one of her junior high coaches that she’d never make it as a college athlete was all the motivation that O’Donnell’s Maddye Sumners needed.

Forum

You and me, to our core

I wanted you, and I had you. It was beyond wonderful. But you had to leave and now I am alone.

Abbott issues order against vaccine passports in Texas

Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order last week banning state agencies, cities or counties from creating a “vaccine passport” requirement.

That’s the way the carts roll

They are to be commended – the “big box” store planners – for the many “edges” they’ve honed to make it to the ladder’s top for in-store shopping.

Lamesa Press-Reporter

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Lamesa, TX 79331
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