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 […]

This Week at the Majestic

The Proposal Rated PG-13 for sexual content, nudity and language. When high-powered book editor Margaret faces deportation to her native Canada, the quick-thinking exec declares that she’s actually engaged to her unsuspecting put-upon assistant Andrew, who she’s tormented for years. He agrees to participate in the charade, but with a few conditions of his own. […]

Bryan’s Old Rip Car Show Results

The annual Bryans “Old Rip” Car Show comes around pretty quick each year it seems. As always, the entries were plentiful and awesome to see. The weather for the day started out a bit rainy but as soon as opening ceremonies were concluded, the rains stopped for the duration of the show. Crystal Maston Darr, […]

William Fred Ziehr, Jr. of Cisco

William Fred Ziehr, Jr., 88 of Cisco passed away Monday October 5, 2009 at Valley View  Healthcare Center .  Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Friday at Redeemer Lutheran Church officiated by Reverend Richard Ziehr, assisted by Pastor Eric Stinnitte.  Burial will be in Redeemer Lutheran Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation will be Thursday 5:00-7:00 PM . Mr. Ziehr was born in […]

Alice Annette Boyd (Grandma Nett)

Alice Annette Boyd (Grandma Nett), 80 of Cisco passed away Sunday October 4, 2009, at her home. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Thursday in Kimbrough Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Bro. Stephen Forrester and assisted by Bro. Jerry Maston; burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home. Annette was […]

Clarence Freeman (Buddy) Douglas, Jr

Clarence Freeman (Buddy) Douglas, Jr., 64, passed away in Lubbock on October 4, 2009, after a lengthy illness.  He was born to Clarence Freeman and Ida “Bee” Douglas on February 5, 1945, in Fort Stockton, TX.  Buddy moved to Cisco from Pecos in 1993 with his mother, his sister and her family. Buddy proudly served […]

Rogues Fearless Football Picks

Anson @ Cisco;  Lobos have a another easy week on their march to the state 2A Championship Game.  They cruise by 40 Eastland @ Hawley;  This game is for a playoff spot the way I see it. The looser has almost no chance to make the playoffs. Hawley wins due to three factors. Hawley did […]

William Dee Laird of Cisco

William Dee Laird, 62 of Cisco passed away Friday, October 2, 2009 at his home in Cisco.  Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday at Calvary Baptist Church officiated by Reverend Zachary Tunnell, burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation at the funeral home is 5:00 ~ 7:00 PM Saturday. William was born in Stamford , […]

Margie Lee Wilkerson of Cisco

Margie Lee Wilkerson, 87 of Cisco passed away Friday October 2, 2009 in Eastland Memorial Hospital .  Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Monday October 5, 2009 at Kimbrough Funeral Home Chapel, officiated by Lee Lewis, with burial in Mitchell Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation at the funeral home will be 3:00 ~ 5:00 PM Sunday. Margie was […]

Archery Season Opens Oct 3

Eastland County will come to life with hunters converging for the opening day of archery season today which will end  November 6.  In Eastland Co., no permit is required to hunt anterless deer unless MLD permits have been issued for the property.  The bag limit for white tail is 4 deer with no more than […]