Rachel H. Turnbull of Lone Camp

LONE CAMP – Rachel H. Turnbull, 101, of Lone Camp passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at her residence. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at the Mt. Marion Cemetery in Strawn with Rev. Pete Bradfield officiating.. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home in Strawn Thursday evening from 6 […]

Strawn City Council Agenda

City of Strawn P.O. BOX 581 – 118 East Housley St. STRAWN, TEXAS 76475 254-672-5311 – FAX 254-672-5250 e-mail:  City@strawntx.com NOTICE OF MEETING TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: The City Council of the City of Strawn will meet in Regular Session at the Regular meeting place in the Council Chambers of the City Hall building […]

Gordon's Amber Elkins Hurdles The Competition

Gordon's Amber Elkins Hurdles The Competition

______________________________________________ University of Texas UIL State Track & Field Meet – 5/14/2010 to 5/15/2010 2010 Championships Mike A. Myers Stadium Event 107 Girls 100 Meter Hurdles 1A ============================================================================ National: ! 13.03 2007 Vashti Thomas, San Jose Mt Pleasant, CA State: + 13.25 2003 Alandra Sherman, Houston Eisenhower Conf 1A: * 14.19 2009 Amber Elkins, Gordon […]

Gordon Board Thanks Former Mayor

Gordon Board Thanks Former Mayor

Monday night at the Gordon City Council Meeting former mayor Pat Sublett passed the gavel to Mayor Lillie Petty as he retired from the board.  He was presented with a gift  in appreciation of  his serving on the board for 26 years, the last ten as mayor.   Cake and refreshments were served. Sworn in as […]

Strawn School Board Election Results

Reese Sparks and Craig Abbott are the newest elected school board members.  The election results were as follows: Reese Sparks – 62 Craig Abbott – 39 Amos Mallory – 38 Terry Thornton – 32

Gordon City Meeting May 10th Agenda

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A REGULAR MEETING OF THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF GORDON WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY MAY 10, 2010 AT 7:00PM IN THE CITY HALL, 105 SOUTH MAIN STREET AGENDA I.    CALL TO ORDER II.    INVOCATION III.    APPROVE MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETINGS IV.    PUBLIC COMMENTS V.    OLD BUSINESS A.   […]

Palo Pinto County Clean Up

Palo Pinto County Clean Up

Saturday, May 8, Strawn, Gordon and Mingus will all be holding city-wide clean ups in coordination with the county-wide clean up.  Dumpsters will be placed near the railroad track in each town and be available for their citizens from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. or until the dumpsters are full, whichever comes first.    There has […]

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 […]

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 […]

Notice of Election in Gordon

Notice of Election in Gordon

Gordon I.S.D. will conduct an election for two Gordon I.S.D. Board of Trustees seats on May 8, 2010. The polling places will be in the Gordon I.S.D. library and at Mingus City Hall in Mingus, Texas. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. The main early voting polling place will be […]

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. […]