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Around 60 youngsters competed at the Gustine, Texas Junior Rodeo each night Thursday through Saturday, May 21-23. This was the 60th Annual Gustine Rodeo and a good time was had by all. Below are the 2020 buckle winners.

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Comanche VFD and Proctor VFD responded to a grass fire near Hasse on Saturday, May 23. There was some difficulty getting to the fire, but our local fire fighters prevailed. Thanks to these local volunteer fire departments for their work—especially on a holiday weekend.

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A giant American flag was attached to one of Willis Towing’s boom trucks this weekend on the south side of the historic square. A floral wreath was place on the steps on the courthouse Monday to honor the fallen. The wreath was placed there by the Comanche Noon Lions Club.

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The Gustine Rodeo Club was proud to announce the Grand Marshal for the 60th Annual Gustine Junior Rodeo was the late, Mr. Robert Hurt.

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The Gustine Rodeo will be held May 21-23 at the Gustine, Texas Rodeo Arena.

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During the week of May 3rd, 2020 a theft occurred on a property located on FM 590, in Comanche Texas. The item stolen from the property was a windmill tower.

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The Comanche County Car Club met for the first time since the Coronavirus pandemic began at Cook’s Fish Barn on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Dinner was served by JC and Katie Cook and family. And it was noted we are glad they are now open for regular business again. There were 20 members present. …

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DUE TO PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY Third Amended Revised May 11, 2020 WHEREAS, in December 2019 a novel coronavirus now designated COVID-19, was detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. Outcomes have ranged from mild to se…

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On the night of May 5, 2020 a theft occurred at a business in the 4500 Blk of Hwy 6 in De Leon, Texas. The items stolen from the business included two 4D series equipment batteries.

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COMANCHE COUNTY, TEXAS-Comanche County Commissioners Court met on Monday, May 11, 2020 in a regular meeting. The Commissioners Court voted unanimously to sign an Order for a Burn Ban to go into effect immediately for Comanche County. The Commissioners Court plans to revisit the Burn Ban Orde…

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A steady stream of customers and a large vendor turnout made for an active Comanche Market. Several of historic Comanche’s downtown merchants were open as well! This was the first community wide public event since the Coronavirus pandemic shut downs began in Comanche.

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During the week of May 3, 2020 a theft occurred at a residence in the 300 Blk of CR 300, in Comanche TX. The items stolen from the residence included; a Stihl line trimmer, a Stihl blower, and a Dewalt impact driver

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Comanche County, Texas - Comanche County Commissioners’ Court met on Friday, May 1, 2020 in a special called meeting. The commissioners’ court voted unanimously to sign an order for a burn ban to go into effect immediately for Comanche County.

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WASHINGTON – Public housing authorities and Section 8 voucher programs in the Eastland County area received several federal grants totaling $231,587 to help with coronavirus-related improvements and maintenance to local public housing programs, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn announced today. The fund…

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On the night of of April 26th 2020 a theft occurred at a residence in the 1400 Blk of Hwy 2247, in Comanche TX. The item stolen from the residence was a Simspon pressure washer. If you have any information regarding this crime please contact the Comanche County Crime Stoppers.

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During these challenging times, government and faith communities throughout Texas need to work together to love our neighbors and slow the spread of Coronavirus. To facilitate this collaboration, State and local governments must clearly articulate their directives aimed at mitigating spread …

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“For the Earth will be filled with the knowledge of the Glory of The Lord as the waters cover the sea.” -Habakkuk 2:14 NIV

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While we are all stuck in our homes awaiting the end of the saga known as the coronavirus, some less scrupulous individuals have taken this opportunity to defraud the citizenry with various forms of scams and fraud. Some of these attempts will take the form of a robocall regarding a vaccine,…

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“We would like to identify the individuals in this picture and need your help! If you recognize anyone please let us know,” writes the Comanche County Historical Museum. The following is from Traces of Texas: “Traces of Texas reader T.G. Caraway was nice enough to share this dynamite photo o…

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It seems that many small towns have this one big thing, whether it be someone or something, that puts them on the map and gets them noticed by the rest of the world, if only fleetingly. Dublin has Dr. Pepper, Rising Star has Jackie Bibby The Texas Snake Man, Eastland has the famous horned to…

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Rick McNutt of Comanche brought this amazing Comanche County Boy Scout memorabilia from his family collection to The Comanche Chief. The name inscribed on the “Handbook for Scoutmasters” is Comanche Pioneer Jack Wheat. The second item is a Boy Scouts of America Official First Aid Kit.

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