Students help fill up county food pantries

Roby CISD Students donated 5,391 cans and presented a check for $2500 to the Fisher County Food Pantry this year. Courtesy Photo)

, Students help fill up county food pantries

Aspermont students braved the cold to help unload the 3500 cans of food they collected (Courtesy Photo)

Thursday, November 21, 2019
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Dozens of high school and elementary students from Aspermont, Roby, and Rotan school districts have spent the past few weeks gathering thousands of cans and raising near as much money to assist local... + continue reading
Nomadic Newspaper Soaks up the Sun in Costa Rica

Back row from L to R: Slade Nicholson, Taharra Benham, Beau Benham, Wendy Nicholson, Ja-on Hillman. Front row L to R: Mindy Backsen, Brittany Huckabee, Donna Kay Huckabee, Angela Hillman.

Thursday, November 21, 2019
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This was an all EXPENSE paid trip that was earned by the TOP Leaders of "M" and we wanted to take a piece of Fisher county with us...SO WE DID! We left Costa Rica with new connections, new... + continue reading
Hornet teams open the season with W's

Hornet players take the court after a timeout.

Thursday, November 21, 2019
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The Aspermont Hornets started their opening season in basketball playing against the Benjamin Mustangs on 11/15. The game started out rather slow but the swarm gained momentum in the 2nd quarter and... + continue reading
Randy Jones: Sky Solider

RANDY JONES

Friday, November 15, 2019
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The Jones family moved to Stonewall County in Covered wagons four generations ago. They were salty, tough individuals in a rough part of the country. Randy Jones was no exception to the family... + continue reading
Rotan native at the tip of the spear

JIM NOWLIN

Friday, November 15, 2019
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While local school districts, churches, and other organizations joined the rest of the nation in honoring our nation’s veterans earlier this week on November 11, for a handful of Fisher County... + continue reading

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11/21/2019
In a meeting that was otherwise full of positive news, Rotan ISD Board President Guy Nelson tendered his resignation last week, citing that despite the achievements the district has reached in academics and financial stabilization during his term, he has failed to meet his constituents’ expectations. In the final minutes before adjourning... + continue reading
11/21/2019
The Junior High Lady Hammers open up their season on the road, in Rule on November 11. Your Lady Hammers for the 2019-2020 season are: Arianna Alonzo, Karlie Buchanan, Keira Burrows, Ciara Casarez, Hayden Foster, Tyle Fillingim, Chesney Fronterhouse, Shyanne Gaspar, Abby Moffett, and Kambrie Shelley. Tyle won the opening tip to start the... + continue reading

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Yellowhammer Band just short of state finals

Drum Major, Felisia Carrillo, gets the Rotan Yellowhammer Band warmed up before competition on Tuesday.

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The Rotan Yellowhammer Marching Band returned from its third consecutive trip to the UIL State Marching Championships at San Antonio’s Alamodome this week, where the band was edged out of the state finals competition by a single place. State marching band competitions are held on alternating years in Texas, and this year’s ending was as... + continue reading
Running all the way to State

Shailyn Kendrick-Dickerson - Rotan

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At the regional competition last week runners from Aspermont, Roby, and Rotan school districts earned an opportunity to compete in the UIL State Cross Country Championships this Saturday, November 9, in Round Rock. For these young competitors, days start well before the sun is even considering rising, and each of them put more... + continue reading
Hall announces bid for re-election as Fisher County Attorney
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Fisher County Attorney Michael Hall has officially announced his plans to run for reelection. “The citizens have trusted me with this job, and I am pleased with the progress we have been able to make in these last three years, but there is still a lot more to be done,” Hall said. Hall was elected Fisher County Attorney in 2016. He... + continue reading

Sports

Junior High Lady Hammers Win Season Opener

Zoe Flores guards a Lady Wildcat.

, Junior High Lady Hammers Win Season Opener

Koy Bell jumps for the ball.

, Junior High Lady Hammers Win Season Opener

Sterling Bowen tries to get around a Westbrook defender.

, Junior High Lady Hammers Win Season Opener

Jaxon Warren fires a shot from the corner.

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The Junior High Lady Hammers open up their season on the road, in Rule on November 11. Your Lady Hammers for the 2019-2020 season are: Arianna Alonzo, Karlie Buchanan, Keira Burrows, Ciara... + continue reading
Hornet teams open the season with W's

Hornet players take the court after a timeout.

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Roby Lions fall in Season Openers

Brady Faucett shoots over Highland defender

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Lady Hornets win Bi-District

Lady Hornet Team poses with Bi- District Trophy. Standing From L-R: Sadie Gentry, Jenna Berry, Aaliyah Miller, Praire Flowers, Celie Gentry, Divina Murguia, Mattie Koenig, Gracie Frasier, Angelika Baez. Crouching L-R: Chayna Brown, Shelby Calamaco, Reagan Calamaco. Photo By: Terry Morris.

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I was blessed to have good parents. My father was a DPS State Trooper and my mother was a middle school teacher. They taught me about giving an honest day’s work, always trying to do the right thing... + continue reading
2 Cents Worth

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County Life

Stonewall County 4-H District Food Show Results

PHOTO BY MELISSA RIBELIN

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On Saturday, November 2nd, the Stonewall County 4-H District Food Show qualifiers traveled to Vernon, Texas and participated the the District Food Show competition. This years theme was Food... + continue reading
Western Texas College to Unearth Time Capsule at 50th Anniversary Celebration

The Western Texas College arch in the center of campus. (Courtesy Photo)

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Community Fall Festival a success

Fall Festival Committee: Right to left: Becky Davis, Paige Terry, Jenna Posey, Nicole Hjelmervik, Jade Crawford, Amy Young (Coure

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