Kenny Dove of Stephenville

Kenny Dove, 43, of Stephenville, died Thursday, March 25, 2010 in a motorcycle accident in Hood County. Funeral services were at 10:30 AM, Monday, March 29th at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Petty, with the United Church of God in Waco, officiating. Interment followed at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Kenny was born April 11, […]

Eastland School Board Candidates

The Eastland School Board has Places 1, 2 and 3 up for election. Mike Montgomery and Jody Forbus sit in two of those seats and are running unopposed. Marci Pearson will not be running again and two people have filed for that spot, Stacey Johnson and Billy (Bubba) Adams. The election will take place on […]

Eastland Police Department Implements Online Reporting

Chief Cecil Funderburgh of Eastland Police Department announced today that a new website is available to citizens of Eastland that will allow online reporting of incidents, offenses, and traffic problems. The website, located at, is primarily funded by a grant from the National Rural Law Enforcement Association.  It allows citizens to make reports, request […]

Melvin Ray Carey

EASTLAND – Melvin Ray Carey was born to Melvin Lane Carey and Angie Ruth Brown on February 22, 1934 in Gunsight, Texas. He went to see his Lord and Savior on March 28, 2010. Ray was a member of the East Side Baptist Church in Cisco and was a long-time contract oil field pumper and […]

Aubrey Odell Nolen

EASTLAND – Aubrey Odell Nolen, 97, passed from this life into the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 28, 2010, at his home in Dallas. He has fought the good fight and he is at peace.  Graveside services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Eastland Cemetery under the direction […]

&#34Whoop" Tone Vacates Eastland Ballparks

&#34Whoop" Tone Vacates Eastland Ballparks

Lightning notification system for Eastland ball parks and athletic fields EASTLAND, TEXAS – Summertime! Baseball season! Thunderstorm season. Everyone knows the dangers of standing on a flat surface outside during a thunderstorm… or when lightning is in the area. According to the National Weather Service, lightning causes an average of 62 deaths and 300 injuries […]

Early Release for EISD April 1

Eastland ISD will have an early release day for all faculty and students on Thursday, April 1st, in observance of Good Friday and in preparation for Eastland ISD to host the Junior High District Track Meet that evening. Siebert Elementary will release at 11:45. Eastland Middle School will release at 12:00 (students can be picked […]