Veterans Day 2020 in Cranfills Gap was one to remember as they dedicated their Veterans Memorial in front of an unexpectedly large crowd last Wednesday morning. Pictured above, Colonel Jeanne Hansen Bayless spoke to the audience about the importance of remembering all those honored on the stones…
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Martha Elaine Easterling Perkins, age 80 of Whitney- Lakeside Village joined her Lord on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 5:28 A. M. at Providence Hospital in Waco, Texas. Service will be held on Thursday, November, 19, 2020 at Church of Christ in Whitney, Texas starting at 11:00am. Her ashes will be…
Bosque County suffered one additional death last week, bringing the county’s total deaths to 14. Nationwide, new COVID-19 cases are soaring with 100,000 or more cases per day for the last 8 days. Deaths nationally are closing in on 250,000 since the pandemic began. However, two companies, Pfizer…
The recent resignation of Bosque County Judge Don Pool might have seemed sudden to some of us in attendance during the November 9, 2020 commissioners meeting, but it wasn’t sudden at all according to the Judge. “I had discussions and a plan to retire in March, 2020. That is when COVID-19 hit and I…
The answer was no to two requests from Spring Creek Subdivision residents who asked the commissioners for permission to re-plat their property within the subdivision. William and Sharon Nelson went first, then neighbor Paul Adams followed, but the answer was the same in two unanimous votes…
Texas topped 1 million COVID-19 cases as some counties reimposed restrictions that had been loosened after this summer’s spike. Particularly hard-hit El Paso extended its temporary shutdown of nonessential businesses, but the Texas Eighth Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 Friday to block County Judge…
During a recent morning visit to Clifton, and after my habitual cappuccino at Corner Drug Café, I went by the Lutheran Sunset Ministries campus to pay a visit to some of the people who work there and are responsible for the extraordinary care that LSM has been providing to seniors in the area for…
There’s plenty of work to keep us busy post-election--- as things still hang in the balance and tempers remain high. The country is, if anything, more divided than ever. I can’t remember this kind of hatred in my lifetime. I hoped the election would end the anxiety so many have felt for the last…
The Bosque Arts Center hosted its 29th Annual Bosque Duo earlier this month in the Norse area. Local resident artists Bruce Greene and Martin Grelle (pictured top left), both members of the Cowboy Artists of America, hold this event every year at different locations throughout Bosque County.…
Left, Military veterans Jenny Campbell, David Grenier, Larry Ayers, John Moore, and Thomas Weir stand behind the newly dedicated Veterans Memorial in Walnut Springs. Above, Sherry Grenier sang during the dedication ceremony. The Walnut Springs Historical Association sponsored the memorial dedicated…
A PDF version of the form is available for download via the link below.
Bosque County suffered one additional death last week, bringing the county’s total deaths to 14.…
The recent resignation of Bosque County Judge Don Pool might have seemed sudden to some of us in…
Veterans Day 2020 in Cranfills Gap was one to remember as they dedicated their Veterans Memorial in front of an unexpectedly large crowd last Wednesday morning. Pictured above, Colonel Jeanne Hansen Bayless spoke to the audience about the importance of remembering all those honored on the stones and their stories. The ceremony also featured a musical performance from Reverend Brian Barrett as well as speeches from local and county officials, among others. For the full story and other Veterans Day celebrations throughout the county, see page 3…
• David Heath Henderson, 35, of Clifton, was indicted for endangering a child, three counts, state jail felony. • Kayla Henderson, 33, of Clifton, was…
• Eric Steven Lara, 21, of Cleburne, was arrested on November 6 for the possession of marijuana less than two ouces. • Dustin Shay Hunter, 40, of Royce City,…
For the third year in a row the Cranfills Gap cemeteries will be part of the Wreaths Across America program. Last year, thanks to your generosity, we were able…
The young Meridian Yellow Jackets played short handed most of the year and had to count off a large group of freshmen in most of their games. The Jackets did…
Morgan senior Derik Davenport is the first repeat winner of the Tougher than Tough 1A Fan Six-Man Player of the week award. Davenport was first recognized on…
The Clifton Cubs traveled to Buffalo on Friday, Oct. 16, intending to knock off the Bison -- the only undefeated team in District 13-3A. That didn’t happen as…

 

Our National Treasure The sun was shining down on Cranfills Gap last Wednesday as the community came together to dedicate the newly erected Veterans Memorial…
Left, Military veterans Jenny Campbell, David Grenier, Larry Ayers, John Moore, and Thomas Weir stand behind the newly dedicated Veterans Memorial in Walnut…
The Bosque Arts Center hosted its 29th Annual Bosque Duo earlier this month in the Norse area. Local resident artists Bruce Greene and Martin Grelle (pictured…