Sunday, March 25, 2012

Renewed interest in the case of missing Hailey Dunn.

With the remains being found in Big Spring, there is renewed attention on the case of missing Hailey Dunn.  Although the remains have been identified as male, there was much speculation that they were those of Hailey and this has brought much needed attention to her case. 

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Weather Watchers come to Colorado City!

A meeting was held last night by the U.S. Weather Bureau at the Civic Center.  About 30 people attended the Weather Watchers event, conducted by Meterologist Pat Vesper of the Midland Weather Bureau.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Welcoming a Foreign Exchange Student!

We were glad to interview Till Siebert recently, he is from Germany, but is living here in Loraine as a foreign exchange student!  He is being sponsored by Nancy Thompson.

Scenes from the Railhead Trade Days.....

It was time again for another Railhead Trade Days this past weekend in Colorado City!

200 pounds of rattlesnakes!

Congratulations to Bill Stinson!  The veteran snake hunter took 3rd place in the Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup held this past weekend.  He caught over 200 pounds of rattlesnakes!

Friday, March 9, 2012

Scenes from Texas Fest!

Despite the chilly temperatures, a great crowd turned out for Hutchinson's Texas Fest event last night at the Railhead Building!

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Chamber of Commerce holds Annual Banquet....

A good crowd was on hand for the Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet, held at the Civic Center this past Friday night.  Bama's House catered the meal and Ty Wood served as the emcee for the evening.  Spike Dykes, former Texas Tech Coach, was the guest speaker for the evening.  Highlights of the night included Charles Dunn being named "Citizen of the Year" and Dwayne and Cheryl Smith being honored as the "Farm Family of the Year" award.

Charles Dunn gives Shirley Delaney a big hug after she introduced him as the Chamber's Citizen of the Year!

Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Smith accepting the Farm Family of the Year award  for Dwayne and Cheryl Smith.

Spike Dykes entertained the crowd with stories from his coaching career.

State Representative Drew Darby visits with his former high-school football coach
Spike Dykes.

Coach Dykes visits with Buster Aycock, Jerry Reynolds and Robert Cox.

Jerry and Wilma Reynolds visit with long time acquaintance Spike Dykes.