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SHAKE, SHAKE, SHAKE to combine these contents into a dreamy, velvety hot cocoa mix. | Angelina LaRue photo

12/01/2022 - 12:00am
I wonder if any of you have experienced what we used to call Concession Stand Hot Chocolate—the good kind? My first encounter with it was when I was in a high school singing group called Melody Misses. Our practices were held at our director’s home...

Community & Opinions

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12/01/2022 - 12:00am
Theater—as we’ve claimed often before in this corner— serves as a beacon of light in a community with a dwindling population but an abundance of heritage and hope. All the light in the world, though, won’t make up for substandard sound in a theater...

Sports & Schools

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Ace Walker

12/01/2022 - 12:00am
As elected by coaches of all teams in the district, the Spur Bulldogs appearing below in boldface have been named to All District Honors for the 2022 football season. Congratulations go to to all coaches and players honored. Coach of the Year Caleb...

Obituaries

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11/24/2022 - 12:00am
Louise Wright was born in Dickens County on February 24, 1932. Her parents were James Henry Lewis “Jim” Smith and Viola Cordell Henderson. She graduated from Spur High School and worked for the Cap Rock Telephone Company until her marriage to James...