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The 84th Annual Comanche County Livestock Show will get underway on Saturday, January 12, 2019 and will continue through Thursday, January 17. Competition will be great among the 290 animals in the market, breeding divisions and 135 youth participants..

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The public is cordially invited to a Texas Historical Marker Dedication honoring T.O. Moore (1842-1910) and the log cabin at the Comanche County Historical Museum located at 402 Moorman Road in Comanche.

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BE IT REMEMBERED That the Commissioners’ Court of Comanche County, Texas met in a Regular Meeting on the 7th day of January, 2019 with the following members present: Judge Stephanie L. Davis, Presiding; Gary “Corky” Underwood, Commissioner Precinct #1; Russell Gillette, Commissioner Precinct…

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Garry Steele, board president of the Comanche County Historical Museum and Comanche County Historical Society and Museum, has announced their annual membership drive for the year 2019.

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The Comanche Public Library has taken on a new look and upgrades, and you are invited by the Board of Trustees and library staff to feast your eyes on it on Friday, January 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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The Comanche County Retired School Employees will have its first meeting of the new year at Matt Daddy’s in Comanche on Tuesday, January 8 at 12:30. After lunch, our guest speaker will be Janis Petronis, District 15 President. She will be giving updates on what is happening in Austin. If you…

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Clint Welch, Director of Purchasing, Durham-Ellis Pecan Company, presented $2,250 checks to both the local Salvation Army and Santa’s Helpers. The monies given to these two worthy organizations came from proceeds from last Saturday’s sales at Durham Retail Store located on U.S. Highway 377E,…

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Many of our readers have been following the hearing for a possible retrial of Joe D. Bryan. The case was first opened in the 220th District Court which encompasses Comanche County. The initial trial in which Bryan was convicted of murdering his wife was held in Comanche in 1985 and the heari…

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The Chief Nursing Officer at CCMC, Jennifer Tucker reported on Thursday, December 13 at approximately 12:30 p.m., Comanche County Medical Center received a bomb threat at the facility. Bomb threat procedures were immediately enacted for the safety of the patients and staff at CCMC. Local law…

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The TxDot officials had maps spread out near the entire back wall of the commons area at the high school. The map showed areas of the highway that were to be widened and improved. They also stayed and answered any questions that the land and home owners had about the project.

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Evans Farms, located in Proctor, Texas, will be presenting their 14th annual Range Ready Herd Bull Sale this Friday, December 28 starting at 1:00 p.m.

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Comanche County Medical Center is pleased to announce the implementation of a complete in-house billing system. This process will allow us to provide patients with efficient and local billing procedures. Our billing and collections departments are eager to be more involved with the patients …

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The Comanche County Car Club presented J.C. and Katie Cook with a monetary thank you gift at the Comanche County Car Club Christmas Meeting and Party on Tuesday, December 11. The Cook family graciously opens every month for the meetings of the Car Club. The Car Club met Tuesday night and enj…

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Sunday, December 16, the Comanche Co Art Association members and friends met at the Harvest restaurant for a special Christmas lunch and festivities. After a short business meeting, Susan Alexander led us in a Grinch Christmas in which everyone passed gifts “left and right” until the Grinch …

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Central Texas Opportunities Inc. (CTO) is seeking those with a desire to help their community to serve in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program as volunteers in Comanche County. The VITA program is sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service to offer free tax preparation assistanc…

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The members at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church collected and refurbished 71 bikes for the children of their sister church, Ven A El Iglesia, in Eagle Pass. Several folks in Comanche donated old and rusty bikes and they were transformed into usable bikes with new tires, seats and various repairs.…

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Santa’s Helpers is working tirelessly and hurriedly to complete Christmas wishes for less fortunate families and senior citizens this year for the Comanche area. It’s hard to believe by Monday our work will be done for another year. Participants have until December 14th for applications to b…

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The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has closed the Leon River bridge on FM 1702 in Comanche County due to necessary repairs. This bridge is located approximately one mile north of the intersection of FM 1702 and SH 36, which is approximately 3 miles east of Gustine.

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There will be a free clinic the 2nd Saturday of every month from 9 am – 12 pm at the CornerStone Mission Clinic at 408 N Austin, Comanche, TX 76442. Services offered include Diabetes · High blood pressure · Primary Care · No controlled narcotic medication · Cancer Screenings on a limited bas…

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The Food Bank of West Central Texas, partnered with Comanche County Medical Center, offers a monthly Mobile Food Bank for Comanche County residents only. It is available to all ages with only one applicant per household.

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CCMC Hospital Volunteers met December 4, 2018 in the hospital cafeteria meeting room. President Strong called the meeting to order and opened with the reading of

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(CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas)---- For his over half-century of work bettering his community and the agricultural way of life, James Roland Collins, Sr. was honored today with Texas Farm Bureau’s (TFB) prestigious Pioneer award at the organization’s annual meeting in Corpus Christi.

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Brenda Dickey, District Clerk, was presented with eleven indictments returned by the Comanche County Grand Jury on November 13, 2018. Due to non-arrests it was necessary to not publish until served.

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Last Saturday night was the opening night for the Christmas light show synced with music around the Comanche County Courthouse Square. Over a thousand locals and visitors enjoyed the display over the Thanksgiving weekend. The lighted display will be available until January 2. When driving ar…

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The Chamber of Commerce Holiday Homes Tour is set for Saturday, December 8. One home on the tour will be the home of Steven and Lisa Mims. The Mims home is Spanish Ranch style home built in 1978 and remolded in 2015. Other family homes on the Tour will be the Cullers, the Connells and the Ri…

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Another $50,000 was presented to the Comanche County Hospital District by the CCMC Healthcare Foundation to go toward funding for the new mammography equipment including a 3D attachment. Presenting the check to Hospital Administrator Larry Troxell was Foundation President Margie Gleaton with…

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BE IT REMEMBERED That the Commissioners’ Court of Comanche County, Texas met in a Regular Meeting on the 13th day of November, 2018 with the following members present: Judge James R. Arthur, Presiding; Gary “Corky” Underwood, Commissioner Precinct #1; Russell Gillette, Commissioner Precinct …

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Saturday, November 24, 2018 is Small Business Saturday® – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities. Please join the SBA and organizations across the country in supporting your local small business by shopping at a small business.

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There will be many exciting events starting in Comanche and the surrounding area this Christmas season.

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Come enjoy Jeremy Serna, acrylic and watercolor artist, as he shares his talent with the Comanche Co Art Association on Tuesday, November 27, at 6:00 p.m. at the Lindsey Building, Public Housing Authority, 404 E. Cedar Avenue, Comanche, Texas. Jeremy is owner of the Painting With Friends art…

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