Hermleigh ISD Principal Eddie Richardson (right) announced his resignation during Friday’s board of trustees meeting. Richardson, pictured during Friday’s meeting, served as the principal the past three years.
    HERMLEIGH — Eddie Richardson, principal at Hermleigh ISD, announced his resignation during Friday’s board of trustees meeting. Richardson declined to elaborate on his reason for leaving, saying simply, “I just thought it was time for me to move... more
Snyder High School powerlifting head coach Tremaine Johnson helped two lifters during practice in the weight room. Johnson was a powerlifter while attending Snyder High School and returned home to coach the sport.
    Tremaine Johnson remembers the benefits of powerlifting at Snyder High School. Now he is working to help current athletes enjoy the same experience. Johnson is in his second season as the powerlifting head coach and is pleased with the program’s... more
Ira’s Sierra Welch attempts a lay-up against Sierra Blanca during Friday’s game. Welch scored seven points in the Lady Bulldogs’ 57-32 win.
    KERMIT — The Ira Lady Bulldogs got off to a fast start en route to a 57-32 win over Sierra Blanca in a Class 1A area basketball playoff game Friday. Ira, which had not played for one week, started the game on a 16-0 scoring run and never trailed... more
The Snyder Tigers won the Aarion Barnes Powerlifting Classic in Sweetwater Thursday. Pictured on the front row are (l-r) Luke Krueger, Gerardo Cabrera, Sean Humphrey and Omar Alonso. On the second row are Alex Jaimes, Brett Brunson and Alex Rubio. On the third row are Kobe Fahntrapp, J.J. Burns and Greg Williams. On the back row are Eric Rinehart and Ali Mata.
SWEETWATER —  Led by five weight class winners, the Snyder boy’s powerlifting team won the Aarion Barnes Powerlifting Classic Thursday. Snyder scored 46 points and finished 22 points ahead of runner-up Sweetwater. The five winners were Omar Alonso (... more
Catarina Torres is pictured with  her husband Antonio Perez Torres Sr. and their children, Eriqueta, Maria, Ninfa, Antonio, Jr., in a beet field in Colorado in 1949.
Catarina Torres, who turned 95 years old Monday, lived in Snyder since 1951 and is currently the oldest member of the Guadalupana group in Snyder. She is the oldest of six children born to Felix DeLeon and Maria Nieves Pesina and moved to Snyder in... more
    RANKIN — Hermleigh’s inside game proved too much for Marfa during Thursday’s Class 1A area basketball playoff game. Post players Aaliyah Sneed, Kiki Gonzales and Kelsey Digby combined for 45 points to lead the Lady Cardinals to a 78-34 victory... more
Hermleigh ISD Principal Eddie Richardson (right) announced his resignation during Friday’s board of trustees meeting. Richardson, pictured during Friday’s meeting, served as the principal the past three years.
Snyder High School powerlifting head coach Tremaine Johnson helped two lifters during practice in the weight room. Johnson was a powerlifter while attending Snyder High School and returned home to coach the sport.
Ira’s Sierra Welch attempts a lay-up against Sierra Blanca during Friday’s game. Welch scored seven points in the Lady Bulldogs’ 57-32 win.
The Snyder Tigers won the Aarion Barnes Powerlifting Classic in Sweetwater Thursday. Pictured on the front row are (l-r) Luke Krueger, Gerardo Cabrera, Sean Humphrey and Omar Alonso. On the second row are Alex Jaimes, Brett Brunson and Alex Rubio. On the third row are Kobe Fahntrapp, J.J. Burns and Greg Williams. On the back row are Eric Rinehart and Ali Mata.
Catarina Torres is pictured with  her husband Antonio Perez Torres Sr. and their children, Eriqueta, Maria, Ninfa, Antonio, Jr., in a beet field in Colorado in 1949.

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Ira’s Sierra Welch attempts a lay-up against Sierra Blanca during Friday’s game. Welch scored seven points in the Lady Bulldogs’ 57-32 win.

 

 

KERMIT — The Ira Lady Bulldogs got off to a fast start en route to a 57-32 win over Sierra Blanca in a Class 1A area basketball playoff game Friday.

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Betty Franks

1938-2017

Betty Joyce Franks, 78, of Midland, passed away Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.  

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