Friday, November 27, 2009

Interested in better health and fitness?

Meet Cliff Schiller, head of the Physical Therapy Department at Mitchell County Hospital..if your interested in an excercise program, give Cliff a call!

Sings of Christmas time downtown....

Next time your driving through downtown, check out the beautiful Christmas window displays at What's In Store!

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Cute female terrier found!

Found Saturday November 21st in Colorado City, Texas. Small wire-haired (possible Cairin terrier), female dog. She appears young, not spayed but never had puppies. I feel she belongs to someone and am anxious to get her back home to her family. Please call (806) 773-6362

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Railhead Trade Days in town....


It's a gorgeous weekend to do some Christmas shopping downtown! The Railhead Trade days saw alot of business this Saturday, and there was a even a new feature! Main Street Board member Robert Mace gave a guided downtown tour to some ladies to show off the historic buildings in the area!

Happy Birthday to Earline Sellier!!

Happy 90th birthday to Earline Sellier, fromer 3rd grade teacher in Colorado City! She was honored with a birthday party this weekend, that's Lind Baum on the left, Mrs. Sellier in the middle, along with Mrs. Sellier's niece, Betty Jane Hyson.

West Texas Art Guild holds a show at the Civic Center...

The West Texas Art Guild held an Art competition locally at the Civic Center this past Saturday...and the "Best of Show" was Vicki Diggs of Spur, with her painting of 3 mules grazing in a pasture.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

The Pena Family come back to Colorado City!

Memories of growing up in the Sands, picking cotton and more were shared yesterday as we recieved a special visit from a special family. Luz Pena and his daughters were in town and wanted to come by to see the station where their brother worked as a DJ back in the 1960's. Thanks for the visit and sharing all those stories with us...we will be sharing them on Community Close-up soon!

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Wind Energy comes to Wallace Accelerated!

The Colorado ISD has it's first wind turbine! It's located on the property with the Wallace Accelerated School.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Christmas will be here before you know it!

Christmas shopping is already underway in Colorado City and store windows, such as these at The Dragonfly, make the shopping fun and help create that Christmas spirit!


Thursday, November 12, 2009

A Vietnam Veteran sits down with Jim Baum.....

Wayne Parham, son of Gene and Belle Parham, came back to Colorado City recently and sat down to talk for the first time about his experiences in Vietnam. He had a near miss when a bullet hti his helmet...which he has donated to the Heart of West Texas Museum.


Sunday, November 8, 2009

Wolves Wall of Fame.....

CHS graduate Han Ollison was also inducted into the Wall of Fame, he is currently at McMurry University.

Joe Biggers, Colorado City native, was one of 21 graduates of Colorado High to be inducted into the Wolves Wall of Fame at Friday night's football

Guess who was at Mi Ranchito?

Dr. Gus Gross came to town to celebrate Amy Clemmer's birthday with friends at Mi Ranchito this past Friday. He and Amy take a moment to pose for our cameras!

Over 500 folks enjoy the Hunter's Appreciation Dinner....




Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Rick Alvarez celebrates 30 years with Fuller Foods!!

Congratulations to Rick Alvarez, Manager of Fuller Foods! Today he is celebrating 30 years at Fullers! Way to go Rick..here's to another 30!!

EMT's have a new home base.....

It was time to cut the big red ribbon yesterday at the new headquarters for the Mitchell County EMS! The new facility is located at 16th and Chestnut.


Monday, November 2, 2009

CHS Wolf Band gets a big send-off on their way to



"The Marge" Disc Golf Tournament....



The hungry ducks and goose take a swim!

Sunday was a good day for some fishing at Ruddick Park!

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Fuller Foods scares up some Halloween costumes....

And the winners are...left to right, Elidia Fuentes took fourth place as the Scarecrow, and made a easy $25.00. Next, Veronica Matos was a cavewoman and got $50.00 for third place. Second place went to John Ladd, the Meat Market man, dressed as a butcher and he won $75.00, and the big winner was Audy Martinez, as a deviled egg! She took home a crisp $100.00 bill for her originality!

Fresh from his dental appointment, that's Rick Alvarez, walking the floor at Fuller Foods!