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Greetings form the Comanche County Historical Museum! Unfortunately, due to the Coronavirus, the Comanche County Historical Museum will be closed until further notice. Looking forward to opening back up soon.

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Andrews has a turtle race on the 4th of July. “It’s the biggest thing here on the 4th of July,” says Mylissa Powers. “Everybody gets up super early because the race is like 8 o’clock in the morning. They draw a big circle, put the turtles in the middle of it and the first one out of the circ…

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Greetings from the Comanche County Historical Museum. Hello and it is trying to rain a little outside, that is okay because I am a country girl and I drip-dry pretty good.

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A man in Muleshoe ran the Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska. He did it a couple of times. Dog sled racing is a popular activity in Alaska. “They have a lot of sprint racing,” says Mac McLeod. “It’s a family activity with the women and kids joining in. It’s mostly on weekends and they have 3, …

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Greetings from the Comanche County Historical Museum. Our Museum is fortunate in having such good friends and supporters as the local radio stations, KCOM and KYOX. They are excellent supporters of the Museum, the school system and everything Comanche, in general.

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Dick Kendall was my roommate at Baylor. After graduation and a stint in the Air Force he did chamber of commerce work in Big Spring, Colorado City and San Angelo. Then he got into banking, specializing in training bank employees all over the country. As a sideline he did comedy and became a …

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Greetings from the Comanche County Historical Museum. Our weekend has been so nice, with beautiful weather, for which we are thankful.

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The weather was terrible. It didn’t start out that way, though. When we left Dallas around 9:30 AM, it was just cold and cloudy. We were encouraged that our drive of 280 miles west might be accomplished without any problems. As we approached Fort Worth we even saw a little sunshine. That mad…

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Yes, it is a cool day today; we are getting ready for our LAWRENCE STEAKHOUSE CHILI fundraiser.

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Dee Carter of Midland has had parallel careers. After graduating with BA and MA degrees in religion he was a minister 5 years. He was a basketball referee 28 years (Division One for 12 years). And he sings. “I’ve been singing all my life. My mother told me I used to stand up in my crib and s…

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Exercise is safe for almost everyone. In fact, studies show that people with arthritis, high blood pressure, diabetes, or heart disease benefit from regular exercise and physical activity. In some cases, exercise actually can improve some of these conditions. You may want to talk with your d…

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Good afternoon. It is just a little cool here. Still feels like winter outside.

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The battleship USS Texas was launched May 18, 1912 and commissioned on March 12, 1914. Just after her commission she saw action in Mexican waters and the North Sea during World War One. During World War Two she escorted convoys across the Atlantic and was active in battles in North Africa an…

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Snacks can help children get the nutrients needed to grow and maintain a healthy weight. Prepare single­ serving snacks for younger children to help them get just enough to satisfy their hunger. Let older kids make their own snacks by keeping healthy foods in the kitchen. Visit the children’…

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Good afternoon from the Comanche County Historical Museum. Yes, it is just a little bit cold here in Comanche today. Seems like it is cold here and then it is warm for a few days.