Strawn Homecoming

Strawn Homecoming

Strawn homecoming is June 11th through the 13th and the schedule is as follows: FRIDAY JUNE 11TH 6:00 PM POKER TOURNAMENT – STRAWN FIRE HALL SATURDAY JUNE 12TH 9:00 AM PARADE REGISTRATION/ORGANIZATION GAZEBO – DOWNTOWN 10:00 a.m. PARADE BEGINS 10:45 a.m. Ex president’s meeting – city hall 11:00 a.m. – ???? Horseshoe tournament – Community […]

Baytech Auto Rental In Eastland

Baytech Auto Rental In Eastland

The rain let up Tuesday morning  just in time for Baytech Auto Rental to have it’s ribbon cutting.  Brent and Jennifer Kirkland are the owners of Baytech and their employee, Robin Beaver had the honor of cutting the ribbon. Baytech Auto Rental  is conveniently located at 1470 E. Main Street in Eastland.  They service all types of […]

New Businesses Open in Eastland

New Businesses Open in Eastland

Three new businesses have opened their doors in the last couple of weeks in Eastland. ************* The Movie Mall 1404 E. Main St. The Movie Mall in the former Movie Gallery building, is taking up where Movie Gallery left off.  Paul and Amy Green of Cisco have brought movie renting back to those who enjoy […]

Ranger College Golf Team

Ranger College Golf Team

The Ranger College Board of Regents has congratulated Coach Curtis Harris and the Men’s Golf Team on their high national ranking. Shown left to right are Coach Curtis Harris , and captains, Tyler “Bug” Walker, Payne Bogan, and Cory Anderson.

Where will Kong be the week of May 17?

Where will Kong be the week of May 17?

Businesses and residents in the King Kong Project areas are reminded to keep a good supply of fresh drinking water as well as a supply of flushing water on hand in the event of a service interruption. Crews attempt to keep the interruptions as minimal as possible, but unexpected issues could result in longer water […]

City Cleanup Effort Underway

City Cleanup Effort Underway

“Eastland Pride!” founded. First effort scheduled for May 22 Spring means it’s time to pick up and clean up, and an ad hoc group composed of business leaders and a non-profit beautification organization has teamed with the City of Eastland to make clearing property of debris easier. They have initiated the latest city cleanup effort […]

Technology abounds in Eastland ISD

Technology abounds in Eastland ISD

Through an effort to combine and use the variety of resources available through state and federally funded programs, Eastland ISD has made a huge leap toward the 21st Century Classroom. With budgets tight and administrators across the state having to cut back on personnel, Eastland ISD has made a concerted effort to find other ways […]

Business of the Month

Business of the Month

Business of the Month:   Victor Cornelius, Inc./AlphaGraphics Victor Cornelius, Inc./Alphagraphics Re-Inventing Itself . . . Again At Victor Cornelius, Inc. and Alphagraphics we are honored to be named the Eastland Chamber’s Business of the Month. We’ve been around Eastland since the 1930’s when Victor first started his Theatrical Advertising business in his garage at 308 […]

Lyric Theatre Update

Lyric Theatre Update

Brick work has been completed on the facade of the Lyric Theatre thanks to the hard work of Robert Moore and Randall Harris. In other news THANKS to the City of Eastland, the roof has been repaired and The Neon Shop of Abilene will begin putting together the sign and marquee. The City contributed $15,000 […]

Lady Mavs Regional Golf Results

Lady Mavs Regional Golf Results

The Lady Mavs finished second behind Kermit at the regional golf tournament in Odessa. Mackenzie Stone finished as a 2nd place medalist at the regional tournament, and the entire team will move on to the state golf tournament in Austin. Team members are Kirsti Verner,Jordan Simmel, Mackenzie Stone, Christa Volpitta, & Stephanie Verner. The team […]

Vision 2020 Grant Parent Survey

Vision 2020 Grant Parent Survey

Things at Eastland Middle School are moving fast as we move toward the final six weeks of school. You may have heard some exciting things from your students in regards to the new technology that has been installed in their classrooms. Teachers have received laptops, interactive whiteboards, document cameras, and student response Mobis. In the […]

Kong Sighted Again on West Plummer

Kong Sighted Again on West Plummer

Residents, parents, teachers, students use caution as Kong approaches school zones! More reports are coming in of sightings of the King Kong project throughout the city. The most prevalent area affected is along West Plummer in the vicinity of the College and Neblett intersections as crews continue with the installation of the new 12” main […]

Watch For Identity Theft Scams

Watch For Identity Theft Scams

With the arrival of April, the 2010 U.S. Census is officially underway. Texans should quickly complete and return the forms to the Census Bureau. When doing so, residents should be cautious of con artists who are using the program as an opportunity to swindle people out of their hard-earned money – and even their identities. […]

Ranger College Distinguished Faculty

Ranger College Distinguished Faculty

Dr. Bill Campion Ranger College President, congratulates Dr. Jerry Glidewell on his promotion to full professor as his wife Kathy looks on. Dr. Glidewell is the Minnie Stevens Piper Distinguished Professor Nominee from Ranger College.