The Cisco Food Pantry had a wonderful 2009

The Cisco Food Pantry had a wonderful 2009.  People have been generous with their time and their money.  We have always had good volunteers to help on distribution days,many who have given food items, many who have given money so that we always have our shelves stocked and some have shared fresh produce from their gardens.  There is no way we can […]

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MicroplexNews is happy to host a spot for you to put your editorial, your latest pictures of something that might be of interest to others.  We’re happy to post engagement, wedding, or anniversary announcements.   If you have a video you have made, feel free to submit it.  If you have a club, organization or group […]

King Kong Work Continues at EMH, S. Seaman, more

Work continues throughout the city in relation to the major water and sewer line replacement project dubbed King Kong. The project has crews working from east to west and north to south with the bulk of the project currently along South Seaman from Valley south to Lens and Daughter from Commerce to Valley. Major work […]

Eastland County Stock Show Ends

(Videos added 1/15 & 1/16) The Eastland County Livestock Show which began Wednesday, January 13, 2010 enters it’s final day today starting off the day with rabbits and ending the day with a hamburger supper, auction and awards presentation. The stock show featured 500 animals and 168 of Eastland County’s youth. The Eastland County Livestock […]

No City Business To Discuss Means No Meeting on Monday

Due to a lack of agenda items, the City Commission of the City of Eastland will not hold a meeting for the month of January. Persons with issues or needs that were intended for presentation at the January meeting should contact City Manager Ron Holliday at Eastland City Hall, 629-3349. The next schedulled regular meeting […]

4-H Photography Contest Placings

All pictures are being displayed during the Livestock Show in the Concession building. Drop by and see what talented young people we have in the area. CLOVER Raeven Gray People – Black/White     Red Gap 4-H Club Caryn Lawrence Still Life – Color    Rising Star 4-H Club Caryn Lawrence Natural Landscape – Color    Rising […]

Bryan's Auto Supply Celebrates 25 Years in Business

On January 18, 1985, the family at Bryans set fourth on a 100% TOTAL commitment to be the best we could be in the auto parts industry. Here we stand 25 years later and there is no doubt that Independent business is rapidly becoming a thing of the past, but in Eastland, it’s alive and […]

Strawn rancher sentenced

The trial of Will Copeland began Tuesday in 29th District Court in Palo Pinto. Friday, Jan. 8, Will Copeland was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of Kevin Parsons at the Mule Lip Bar in Mingus Dec. 5, 2008. Judge Jerry Ray sentenced him to two years in prison with no appeal […]

Winter Weather Driving Tips

Treacherous winter conditions can make travel along Texas roads a dangerous proposition. The Texas Department of Public Safety urges motorists to pay attention to changing weather conditions and prepare for the winter driving season. “We urge motorists to use extreme caution when driving under winter weather conditions. Slow down,” said David Baker, DPS assistant director/Texas […]

The New Year brings new laws

Bring on the New Year, and a few more laws and regulations…. Tanning: Texas HB 1310 became effective January 1. This law prohibits anyone under the age of 16.5  from using a tanning facility.  It also requires a parent or legal guardian to sign a consent form in the presence of tanning device operator and remain […]

Road construction around Eastland Hospital

Where will KING KONG be this week? 1. North College(Hwy. 3101) from Main Street to the Railroad 2. Old Bankhead Highway Behind Goodwill/Hardin’s BBQ 3. Daugherty St. from Commerce to Plummer Darnell and Dickson will continue to test and disinfect the mains on College St.(Hwy 3101).  Crews will continue work on the Old Bankhead Hwy. […]