News

Historic home at 401 N Elm Street began its journey to the country on Tuesday to the Sipe Springs community, Comanche County, Texas from its original location in Comanche where it was built by the late W. C. (Clyde) and Virginia House in the late 1920s. Family members and old timers in Coman…

School News

SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) July 9, 2019 - The following local residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university held its 70th (Orlando, Florida); 71st (Cincinnati, Ohio); and 72nd (Anaheim, California) commencement ceremonies t…

EXAR Frontier Gal 1058 won reserve grand champion owned female at the 2019 Texas Junior Angus Association State Show, June 8-9 in Belton, Texas. Kaylan Kiser, Proctor, Texas, owns the January 2018 daughter of PVF Insight 0129. She earlier won reserve junior champion. Garrett Knebel, Bozeman,…

Agriculture

I think the last 3 or 4 articles I have put out have been about insects, much of that is due to the wet year being conducive to large outbreaks of various insects. This week I am writing about grasshoppers, an insect that usually is not an issue during wet years. Typically, during a wet spri…

EXAR Frontier Gal 1058 won reserve grand champion owned female at the 2019 Texas Junior Angus Association State Show, June 8-9 in Belton, Texas. Kaylan Kiser, Proctor, Texas, owns the January 2018 daughter of PVF Insight 0129. She earlier won reserve junior champion. Garrett Knebel, Bozeman,…

Business

Politics

  • 0

This past legislative session was one of the most productive we have had in recent history. As a budget writer, I am in a position of leadership in the House, which has made it possible for me to fight and deliver for the communities of our district. This past session, we achieved major scho…

  • 0

The Democrats of Comanche County will meet in Comanche on Thursday, July 18, 6:30 p.m., at 1305 N Mary Street. After a short business meeting, we will have reports on two of the many Democratic presidential candidates.

Life & Style

  • 0

A bit of grooming and care will keep your flower gardens looking their best throughout the hot summer months and into fall.

  • 0

Eating vegetables provides health benefits – people who eat more vegetables and fruits as part of an overall healthy diet are likely to have a reduced risk of some chronic diseases. Vegetables provide nutrients vital for health and maintenance of your body.

A&E

  • 0

Jams in June on Thursday with Triston Marez on June 6 drew a crowd downtown.

  • 0

Tally’s Toes Dance Studio at the Comanche High School Commons. The theme of the recital was “Just Dance.” Tally Toes studio hosted a fancy food table and flowers as a fundraiser for the girls. Pictured are Greenlee McKee, Landri Shuman, Liliana Herrera, Mila Jackson, Autumn Miller, Findley E…

Opinion

Obituaries

Lennie Wells, 92, of Comanche, went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday July 1, 2019. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday July 13, 2019 at the Hillside Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Snyder, Texas. Arrangements are through Heartland Funeral Home of Comanche.

Jovita Martinez, age 84, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019, in Comanche, Texas.

Ronald Alan Ayers, age 87, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019, in Comanche County, Texas.