A spectator takes photos of some of the cars participating in the Springtime Shine No. 5 Car Show sponsored here this past Saturday by the Nuestro Car Club. With 135 entries, vehicles of all types fi lled the streets on both the north and west sides of the courthouse, with a few being located on the east side as well. It was the fi rst time for the show to be held downtown. LPR photo
Riding and roping will again take the spotlight here this week for the 71st edition of the Lamesa Rodeo hosted by the Lamesa Rodeo Association.
Recoveries from the COVID-19 virus are outpacing new cases in Dawson County as the second round of cases here moves into its fifth week.
“No pass, no play” has been the rule of thumb in Texas high school athletics for a number of years, meaning if a student is not passing they will not be allowed to play games or participate in other extracurricular activities.
Dawson County officials and employees will be getting a choice when it comes to using cell phones for county business.
The following were among the many calls received recently by the Lamesa Police Department:
A story about Andrea Cantu that was included in the July 26 issue of the Lamesa Press-Reporter contained a couple of errors.
Residents and business owners in Lamesa could soon be finding a green card from the police department hanging on their door knob.
Lamesa Animal Control Officer Frank Gonzales hands a dog back to its owners after an information microchip was implanted in it this past Saturday at a chip clinic sponsored by the newly-formed Lamesa Adoptable Pets organization. LPR photo
COVID-19 has changed so many things for so any of us. I haven’t been able to see my dad (in a nursing home) for four months. My daughter is quarantining for two weeks before the birth of her baby, so we can’t see her family. My son lost his job. We are in a state of uncertains and unknowns about our youngest son starting college in less than a month.