Fri
18
Jan
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Dense, thick fog Wednesday morning

Dense, thick fog Wednesday morning literally shut down much of the traffic - but of course there were still plenty of wrecks to keep EMT, lawmen and volunteer firefighters busy - wouldn’t want them to get any serious time off  . .

 

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Thu
17
Jan
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Grady downs Borden County, falls to Bearkats

GRADY – Grady’s varsity girls’ basketball team split its District 8A games with Borden County and Garden City this past week to move its record to 1-2.

The Lady Wildcats picked up their first district victory Friday night with a 37-33 victory over Borden County.

The Lady Coyotes witted Grady’s double digit lead to a single possession late in the fourth quarter with a made three-pointer.

 

 

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Thu
17
Jan
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Junior high Wildcats go to 8-1 on the year

GARDEN CITY - The Grady junior high boys participated in the Garden City basketball tournament this past weekend. The Wildcats played three games winning two and losing one to finish in second place.

Grady played Sterling City in the first game of the tournament. A slow start saw Grady down 10 points early in the first quarter. Down 11 points to start the fourth quarter, Grady cut the lead to four, but it was not enough as Sterling City pulled away to win 34-22.

Scorers for Grady: Logan Aaron 2, Austin Arron 7, Chapman Sims 2, Blaise Warren 2, Kody Cates 2, and Colt Carson 7.

 

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Thu
17
Jan
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Martin County Livestock Show opens at 9 am, Friday in Stanton

Martin County Livestock Show

MARTIN COUNTY - The annual Martin County Livestock Show begins next Thursday evening when animals are weighed and classified at the Martin County Community Center.

The show itself starts Friday morning with the lambs, goats, steers and heifers being shown during the day.

On Saturday, the swine show will take up most of the morning hours, giving participants, parents and volunteers time to prepare for the show’s banquet Saturday night, also at the community center.

Billy Dale Renfro of Ozona will judge the lambs and goats on Friday morning, with Gary Holder of Andrews coming in later in the day to judge the steers and heifers.

 

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Thu
21
Mar
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Benefit to offset student’s doctor bills here Mar. 23

STANTON - Grady Student Council, Grady FFA, and Lenorah Volunteer Fire Department are teaming up to host a community garage sale, hamburger meal, and bake sale to benefit Betty Wiebe; a Junior at Grady High School.

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Thu
21
Mar
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Reception to honor retiring Randy Moore, and welcome new dentist Dr. Alden Gray

Serving Stanton, Lenorah, Tarzan and all of Martin County

STANTON - The community is invited to a reception and farewell for longtime Stanton dentist Dr. Randy Moore and to welcome Dr. Alden Gray, who is moving back to Midland.

A graduate of Midland Lee, he was is a Texas Tech grad and received his dental degree at UT Houston. He’s been in Granbury the past three years.

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Thu
21
Mar
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Public hearing Monday to discuss possible annexations of properties

STANTON - A public hearing is planned later this month for input on proposals to add numerous properties into the Stanton city limits. A number of the properties have been for years in or near the city limits and many of them have been receiving utilities - at a higher rate - than those who are part of the city.

 

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Fri
08
Mar
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What about these roads?

Editor’s Note: It won’t come as a surprise to anyone who lives here that the huge increase in truck traffic thanks to the oil boom has destroyed roads and highways to the point where the state is just not keeping up with repairs - AND that those same roads are treacherous for drivers of all sized vehicles. Following is a story that indicates some other folks in other parts of the state are beginning to understand what’s going on out here.

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Fri
08
Mar
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Ag Appreciation Day here on Mar. 19

STANTON - On Mar. 19, the Mustang Soil and Water Conservation District will join with the Martin County Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service to host the Annual Ag Appreciation Day hamburger lunch from 11a.m. to 1p.m. at the Martin County USDA Service Center on I20.

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Fri
08
Mar
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Two men killed in explosion, fire at oilfield location

MARTIN COUNTY - A n explosion and fire at an oilfield site in Martin County has killed two employees of a service company working at the location.

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