By Simone Wichers-Voss / The Clifton Record

With all the hustle and bustle, the festive and fun activities surrounding the National Championship Barbecue Cookoff in Meridian, it is easy to forget that the event was initiated in 1987 as a mea

Recent arrests made by various law enforcement agencies in Bosque County include (alphabetically) and made between 7/6/18and7/12/18, include:


Billed as a time to celebrate an accomplishment never before seen at Clifton High School, the Clifton community turned out to cheer its 2018 high school varsity baseball team one last time June 13

In unprecedented fashion, the Clifton Cub baseball came within one out, just one strike, from accomplishing the pinnacle of success.

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With its twin, castle-like turrets and high-arched entrances the Metropole Hotel stood as Waco’s version of Austin’s stately Driskill Hotel.


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Courtesy Photo / Meridian Tribune

Battle of the Bands was a People’s Choice Award, with guests leaving donations in their favorite bands jar during a music face-off.

Courtesy Photo / Bosque County Publishing

Summer time brings many activities and adventures in which youth can participate. For those in 4-H, summer comes with two big camp events jam packed full of fun and leadership activities.


Etta Mae Pendleton Dittrich Bertelsen went to her eternal mansion in glory to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 15, 2018.

Garry G. McDowell, age 74, of Clifton, passed away on July 8, 2018 at his residence with family by his side.   

Carolyn Felan Morales age 72 of Morgan, passed away early Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018 at her residence with family by her side.

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