The Comanche County Sheriffs Office has located two gravestones abandoned on private property in the county. We believe these gravestones originated from within the county and would appreciate any information regarding their origin. The first grave marker is composed of flat smooth marble wi…

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We have had relatively warm weather and the late season rains we were so lucky to receive helped extend everyone’s grazing season. Where we were looking at the possibility of having to start feeding in September, most were able to delay hay feeding for a month or more. However, most folks wi…

Grab your fishing poles and mark your calendars for December 5-15 to participate in Trout Fest 2020 at Cal Young Park Pond in Abilene. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is teaming up with the City of Abilene to host the event that is open to anglers of all ages. 

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COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (Real Estate Center) – Texas’ homeownership rate is at an all-time high of 70 percent, according to the latest Texas Housing Insight report from the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University. The state rate exceeds the nation’s 67.4 percent for the first time since 2012.




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Tommy Patterson, local artisan and historian, celebrates this month year round.“I love everything Native American and marvel at the fact that they carried all their personal belongings and means to survive in small bags that would fit in a small shopping bag. The horse enabled them to have a…


Edna Parent, age 83, passed away, on Monday, November 30, 2020, in De Leon, Texas.

Steven Lynn “Pops” Adams, July 13, 1954 - November 29, 2020

David Faries, 81, of Comanche, passed from this life, Sunday November 8, 2020. Heartland Funeral & Cremations has been entrusted with the arrangements. The family will celebrate his life at a graveside service at the Coleman City Cemetery, 2 p.m. Tuesday November 10, 2020, with Dr Van Ch…