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 […]

Eastland Creates Strategies For Preservation And Growth

EASTLAND, Texas — Eastland’s Visionaries in Preservation (VIP) members will learn more about the city’s priority preservation and livability issues on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall of the Daugherty Street Church of Christ. VIP is the community planning program of the Texas Historical Commission (THC). VIP asks how you […]

New Drivers' Education Requirements Start May 1

Beginning May 1, anyone enrolling in a driver education course will be required to complete an additional 20 hours of behind the wheel instruction, including 10 hours of night-time instruction. This training is in addition to the 32 hours of classroom training, seven hours of behind-the-wheel training and seven hours of in-car observation/practice that are […]

Where will Kong be the week of May 3?

Kong Project Stretches City Wide Some 6 months in and the major utility project dubbed King Kong continues to be felt throughout the city. And this week the work continues on with the installation of the 12” main water line along West Plummer. Travelers and residents should be aware of periodic one block street closures […]

Cisco College Offers Scholarships

All high school grads from 22 area schools receive scholarship As the cost of living continues to escalate, Cisco College hopes to offer some relief to graduating high school seniors planning to pursue a college education. The college will award Achievement Scholarships to all graduating high school seniors from 22 area high schools that can […]

EHS Prom To Close Green Street

It’s prom time at Eastland High School and with that comes pretty dresses, tuxedoes, flowers and fun. This year the EHS Jr. Sr. prom will be held Saturday, May 1 at the Connellee Hotel. Due to the number of attendees the prom committee and the City of Eastland have decided to close the 100 block […]

Kong Continues Along W. Plummer, S. Seaman, W. Valley

Kong Continues Along W. Plummer, S. Seaman, W. Valley

Citizens Urged to Use Caution in these Areas! King Kong’s presence continues to be felt throughout the city as the major utility project runs its course. Work will continue this week with the installation of the 12” main water line along West Plummer. The work has reached Madera and continues on a trek towards Daugherty. […]

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 […]

Local Man Killed On I-20

One person died in a pedestrian-vehicle crash which occurred Wednesday morning at about 12:20 A.M. The crash was on Interstate 20, about 10 miles east of Ranger in Eastland County. Adam Diaz Lopez Jr., 46 of Ranger, Texas was taken to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Mr. Lopez was pronounced dead at […]

Strawn Junior Class Looking For Prom Donations

Strawn Junior Class Looking For Prom Donations

The Strawn ISD Juniors are having a Casino Night Auction in place of a prom. They are in need of prizes for the auction to be donated by area community businesses and organizations. Your kindness and generosity would be greatly appreciated if you could please donate and support the Junior Cass of Strawn ISD. For […]

CC Theatre Project For Texas School Districts

CC Theatre Project For Texas School Districts

Cisco College Theatre Department presents community service project to Texas school districts CISCO, Texas – The Cisco College Theatre Department has initiated a community service project in the form of a play that provides Texas school districts with a training program that helps them comply with House Bill 1041 (The Texas Jenna Law), effective Sept. […]

King Kong Enters School Zones!

King Kong Enters School Zones!

Residents, Parents, Teachers, Students Urged to Use Caution! With sightings of King Kong along West Plummer in the Ostrom and Oak Street intersections, everyone, especially students, are urged to use caution when traveling in the areas, either by car or on foot. Crews will continue progressing to the east on West Plummer and will be […]

2010 National Crime Victims' Rights Week

Eastland, Texas (April 15, 2010) – Eastland County promotes fairness, dignity, respect for victims of crime during this week, April 18 – 24. Communities throughout the nation will rally to honor and support victims of crime. With the theme, Crime Victims’ Rights: Fairness. Dignity. Respect, 2010 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week will recall the ideals […]