Visionaries In Preservation

Community Visionaries In Preservation Meeting 6 P.M. Tuesday, At Connellee Preserving a community’s heritage doesn’t just save a part of the past. Historic preservation is a vital part of a promising future. Visioning is a tool that brings a community together to develop a shared image of the future and form an action plan for […]

Old Rip Pageant Results

The Old Rip Pageant took place on Saturday, September 26, at 1:00 p.m. in the First Baptist Church Multi-Purpose Center. The pageant winners for the event were: Jaydyn Bartee- Baby Miss Rip, Tiny Tot Rip-Teagan Crowder, Petite Miss Rip-Tessa Rutledge, Little Miss Rip, Macy McGaha, Pre-Teen Miss Rip-Alexius West, Junior Miss Rip-Jessica Huckaby, Senior Miss […]

Florene Anderson of Cisco

Florene Anderson, 95 of Cisco passed away Monday October 12, 2009 at Homestead Nursing Center .  Graveside services will be 1:00 PM Thursday in Oakwood Cemetery , officiated by Reverend Craig Curry and under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation with the family will be 5:00-7:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Mrs. Anderson was born in […]

All About Steve Rated PG-13

Mary Horowitz is a cruciverbalist – a crossword puzzle constructor. Her brain spins at warp speed with an endless stream of arcane information. She can come up with the perfect word – and dozens with the same meaning – at a moment’s notice, but “normal” behavior eludes her. For Mary, nothing is typical, especially relationships. […]

Peggy Jean Golden of DeLeon

Peggy Jean Golden, 69  Funeral services today @ 2:00 p.m. at Nowlin Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at Comanche County Garden of Memory Cemetery. Arrangements by Nowlin Funeral Home.

Richard Claire Wheeler of Cisco

Richard Claire Wheeler, 86, died Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009. Mr. Wheeler will be cremated and memorial services will held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.

Nettie Miller

Ranger – Nettie Miller, 75, passed away Sunday October 11, 2009 in Wichita Falls. Services were held 4:00 P.M. Monday October 12 at the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with Ronny Guess officiating. Burial followed in Bullock Cemetery. Nettie Naomi Watson was born on November 18, 1933 in Woodson, Tx to Edkar and Dora (Cook) Watson. […]

Helen Boykin of Ranger

RANGER – Helen Boykin, 65, passed away Thursday October 8 in Abilene. Services will be Saturday October 17, 2009 at 1:00 P.M. at the Second Baptist Church in Ranger with burial in Battle Creek Cemetery under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home of Ranger. There is no set visitation. Helen Rosetta Boykin was born March […]

Rogue’s Fearless Football Picks

Cisco vs Clyde:Clyde is a good team, but not nearly as good as Cisco, This year the Cisco coaching staff got even better than last year, Clyde lost ground in coaching talent compared to last year. Lobos by 24 Eastland Vs Anson: This should be an easy one. But with Eastland one never knows which […]

Randy Woods of Eastland

Eastland – Randy Woods, age 52, passed away after a long hard battle with cancer on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 in Abilene. Graveside services will be held Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 3:00 pm at Eastland Cemetery under the direction of the Summers-Bakker Funeral Home in Eastland. Randall Orlean Woods was born on July 27, […]

Benefit Cook Off To Pit Cook Against Cook

The 2nd Annual LaMancha BBQ Cook Off will be held the weekend of October 16 and 17 and has drawn a number of cooking teams from around the area. The event will kickoff with a VIP dinner at 7 p.m. Friday night in the Depot at LaMancha lake Ranch. This dinner is a thank you […]

Russell Wayne Hughes of Olden

Russell Wayne Hughes, 81, of Olden, passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2009 in Eastland. Services will be at 1 P.M. Friday in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel in Eastland. Burial will follow in Merriman Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 6 to 8 P.M. Mr. Hughes was […]