Mavericks Come Up Short In Series

The Eastland Mavericks faced the Olney Cubs in a best of three series. The Cubs took the first game with Eastland tying up the series in the 2nd game. When the dust settled after the third game the Cubs had come out on top. Here is a wrap up of each of the three games. […]

Mavs Gore Cubs

Mavs Gore Cubs

The Eastland Mavericks tied up the bidistrict series tonight in a 7-2 ballgame against the Olney Cubs, forcing a 3rd and final game to be played at 2:00 Saturday. You can hear the live stream of the KATX 97.7 broadcast here. Click on the podcast below to hear Terry Slavins give the audio wrap up […]

Jerry Singleton of Eastland

Jerry Singleton, 72, of Eastland, passed away Thursday, May 6, 2010 at his residence. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday at the Wallace Family Cemetery with Ronnie Guess officiating. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home in Ranger on Sunday from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Mr. Singleton was […]

Milabeth "Molly" Copeland of Eastland

Milabeth “Molly” Copeland, 88, of Eastland, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010 in Eastland.  Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday at the Daugherty St. Church of Christ in Eastland with Larry Roberts officiating.  Burial will follow at the Eastland City Cemetery.   The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home on Friday from […]

Caution&#58 King Kong Project Continues

Caution&#58 King Kong Project Continues

Where will Kong be the week of May 10? The King Kong Project will continue with the installation of the new 12 inch water main along West Plummer working east to Daugherty. Beginning Tuesday, May 11 crews will expand the work and begin at South Daugherty and West Plummer and head west to Ammerman along […]

EHS Baseball Game 2

EHS Baseball Game 2

The Eastland Mavericks lost to Olney 1-0 Thursday night in the first game of the best of 3 series. Audio Wrap-Up of Game 1: [podcast]http://www.microplexnews.com/podcast/EastlandOlney5-6WrapUp.mp3[/podcast] Game 2  will  be Friday at 5:00 p.m. in Albany.  It will be broadcast on KATX 97.7 FM and the broadcast will be streamed live here on MicroplexNews.com   If Eastland […]

2010 Annual Charity Golf Tournament June 5th

2010 Annual Charity Golf Tournament June 5th

Eastland Memorial Hospital 2010 ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT AT LAKESIDE GOLF COURSE EASTLAND, TEXAS Hosted by the: Eastland Memorial Hospital Volunteers & Assisted by the Lakeside Ladies Golf Association June 5th 4-Person Scramble Bring your own team or sign up and be placed on a team. 1:00 pm – Tee-off Time $65.00 Per Person (Includes […]

Lady Mavs Softball Streaming Live Here Tonight

Lady Mavs Softball Streaming Live Here Tonight

Tonight at 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. will be the live stream of the KATX broadcast of the Eastland Lady Mavs softball games. The Lady Mavs will vie for the bi-district championship starting with the 6:00 game against Bowie. This will be a best two-out-of-three series with the third game played tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. […]

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 […]

Johnnie Riffle

EASTLAND – Johnnie Riffle, 85, passed away Monday, April 26, 2010 at her residence.  Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger with Larry Roberts officiating.  The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland Friday from 6 until 8 p.m. Johnnie was born in Erath […]

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 […]