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Find Your Park

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is helping the National Park Service prepare for its 100th birthday in 2016, by joining the Find Your Park campaign. Find Your Park urges all Americans –… [Read More]

Texas Drawn Hunts

AUSTIN – Hunters are encouraged to start making plans now by applying online for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Drawn Hunts. Hunters can select from more than 35 hunt categories on 95 areas throughout… [Read More]

Expect Delays Driving Hwy 70, 82

CHILDRESS – Dickens Coiunty residents and visitors driving into the county from State Highway 70 and U.S. Highway 82 can expect to experience some delays in the next few months as the Texas Department of… [Read More]

Caregiver Conference slated Aug. 12

LUBBOCK—South Plains Association of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hosting their 2nd Annual Caregiver Conference with speaker Tam Cummings on Wednesday, August 12th from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The conference will be held… [Read More]

Sports

Spur High School student athletes were recognized during the annual athletics banquet held May 19. Receiving awards were, left to right, front, Jacy Cabler, Kaitlan Price, Belle Smith, Bryn Arnold, Dustin Dominey, Jess Walker, Sierra Fry; middle row, Eli Shelton, Alyssa Molina, Airykah Molina, Brooke Shobert, Victoria Ward, Caelan Gutierrez, Ty Adams; Back row, Eric Sanchez, Vance Parsons, Jakob Sanchez, Tre Garvin, Hunter Darnell, John Vasquez, Ryan Wall.

Spur High Athletic Banquet

Spur student athletes were recognized by their coaches during the 2014-15 Spur ISD Sports  Awards Banquet,Tuesday, May 19. Football •Bulldogs MVP Offensive Lineman – Tre’ Garvin •Bulldogs MVP Defensive Lineman – John Vasquez •Bulldogs MVP… [Read More]

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Jayton Jr. High Tennis Wins District Meet

Jayton Jr. High competed in the District Tennis Meet on May 4 in Sweetwater. Tye Scogin won boys singles and Haley Norvell and Noah Sprinkle won mixed doubles . . . Want to read the… [Read More]

Patton Springs Athletic Banquet was held Thursday, May 21, 2015.  Students receiving awards are pictured left to right:  Antonia Rottgen, Alyssa Ellis, Ashleigh Jones, Ashlee Jennings, Shana Fondren, Tanner Jennings, Ethan Fernandez, and Duncan Aumiller.

Patton Springs School Athletic Banquet

Patton Springs student athletes were recognized by their coaches during the 2014-15 Patton Springs ISD Athletic Banquet,Thursday, May 21. Football MVP Tanner Jennings Basketball MVP Tanner Jennings Cross Country MVP Lady Ranger – Alyssa Ellis… [Read More]

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Spurette in All-Star Shootout

Spur Spurettes’ Sierra Fry played in the Small School Shootout All-Star Game on Friday, June 19. The game was played at Brownwood High School’s Warren Gym in Brownwood. Fry is a 2015 Spur High School… [Read More]

Hailey Norvell and Noah Sprinkle

Jayton Jr. High Tennis Wins District Meet

Jayton Jr. High competed in the District Tennis Meet on May 4 in Sweetwater. Tye Scogin won boys singles and Haley Norvell and Noah Sprinkle won mixed doubles . . . Want to read the… [Read More]

Patton Springs Athletic Banquet was held Thursday, May 21, 2015.  Students receiving awards are pictured left to right:  Antonia Rottgen, Alyssa Ellis, Ashleigh Jones, Ashlee Jennings, Shana Fondren, Tanner Jennings, Ethan Fernandez, and Duncan Aumiller.

Patton Springs School Athletic Banquet

Patton Springs student athletes were recognized by their coaches during the 2014-15 Patton Springs ISD Athletic Banquet,Thursday, May 21. Football MVP Tanner Jennings Basketball MVP Tanner Jennings Cross Country MVP Lady Ranger – Alyssa Ellis… [Read More]

School News

JISD 6th Six Week, 2nd Semester Honor Roll

The following Jayton-Girard ISD students have been recognized for their academic achievements during the 6th six weeks and second semester of the 2014-15 school year. 3rd Grade 6 Weeks A:Brooke Kingston, Cadence Kitner AB: Gavan… [Read More]

Patton Springs ISD June Board Meeting

Patton Springs Indepented School District Board of Trustees held a Regular Meeting Monday, June 29, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. in the Administrative Office. The meeting was called to order. In attendance were Board members Gary… [Read More]

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2015-16 Spur Elementary School Supply List

Pre-K 3 1 Large backpack (no wheels) 1 6 qt. plastic container to hold clothes 1 Change of clothes (seasonal) 2 Plastic folders with pockets on the bottom 1 Waterbottle 1 Small package of washable… [Read More]

Weekly Columns

Spur Golf News by Peggy Bailey

Three scrambles on which to report. Sorry, but I do not have the specific dates or how the ties were decided. First up, 25 players; 6 teams. The top two teams both shot 2 under… [Read More]

Taylor Made by Mitzi Taylor

I don’t know about ya’ll, but I think summer is here. And one of the things I dread most is cookin’ in a hot kitchen when I get home from work. So once every week… [Read More]

Library Notes by Merla Watson

Greetings dear readers!  Hope you had a great week! The next meeting of the First Monday Reader’s Club will be Monday, August 3rd at 12:00 and we will discuss books by Shirley Rouseau Murphy. There… [Read More]