Several items related to handling school activities during the COVID-19 uncertainty were among the business considered by Lamesa school board members Tuesday evening.
Pamela Meraz, daughter of Willie and Maggie Meraz of Lamesa, is graduating from Texas Tech University this August.
Until the mid-twentieth century, most American women had every right to sing “washday blues,” because one day each week – for most, the longest day – was committed to washing, hanging out, ironing and folding the family duds.
It’s my birthday this week. This is not normally cause for a big celebration and this year it is less than usual. Still, unlike my husband, Peter, I actually do celebrate my birthday. I don’t expect anyone else to celebrate—although it’s nice to know my parents remember I was born and still seem to think it was a good thing.
Going south from Twin Falls, Idaho on US 93 the tourist happens upon Jackpot, Nev., which is no more than a casino and gas station. From there on scenery is fairly uniform. Sagebrush and limited grass in the valleys, 9,000- to 10,000-foot mountains on either side miles apart with pines on the upper reaches, and no ranches or houses around.
Recent Klondike ISD graduate Briley Beck has been awarded a $1,500 scholarship from America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by Bayer Fund.
Local churches are once again teaming up to conduct the annual community Back-to-School Giveaway to assist local children.
Grain sorghum producers are reporting sugarcane aphids in the High Plains, but the pest has made little impact on the Texas crop during 2020, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.
Texas farmers are about midway through the growing season for the state’s first industrial hemp crop in nearly 100 years.
Having played on a state championship golf team while in high school here, Courtney Adams Douglas has found plenty of rewards and memories from a game she didn’t even start playing until she was an eighth grader.