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Directors of the Mesa Underground Water Conservation District are expected to decide next month on a property tax abatement request for a proposed solar energy facility in the northeastern corner o

    Lamesa ISD board members discussed construction in the school district, high school graduation and more at their meeting this past Tuesday night. 

A truck driver with Firehouse Trucking in Dumas was found dead in the sleeper of his parked tractor-trailer this past Thursday evening in the eastern part of Lamesa.

Obituaries

    A Catholic funeral mass will be celebrated for Juan (Johnny) Molina IV, age 55, of Lamesa at 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 25, 2019 at St.

    Graveside services for Leland Claude Miller, 93, of Lamesa, will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 2:00 p.m., at Dawson County Cemetery.

    Juan Perales Molina, 79, passed away on March 8, 2019 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was born on June 16, 1939 in Lamesa, Texas to Estanislado Molina and Catalina Perales.

    Memorial services for Steve Colgan, 66, of Amarillo, will be held at 2 p.m.

    Marie “Merdy” Margaret DeLeon Jacoby, 74, of Sachse, Texas, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

Sports

The Golden Tornadoes tennis squad brought home another handful of medals from another South Plains College Homeschool Academy Tennis Tournament held this past Thursday at Levelland.

The Golden Tornadoes’ girls golf squad took third place in the Tahoka Invitational held this past Wednesday at the T-Bar Country Club.

Registration is now underway at West Texas Graphics for Lamesa’s Babe Ruth Baseball League. West Texas Graphics is located at 320 N. Austin Ave.

Forum

The Idle American

They met in college at a time of comparative innocence. Father Knows Best was the rage on TV; Ken and Barbie weren’t yet a couple.

Off the Couch

Ihave now come to Hawaii four times in 30 years. This time, as I did 10 years ago, I took exchange kids to the Big Island.

Lamesa Press-Reporter

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Lamesa, TX 79331
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