December 6, 2022
  • 2:32 pm Wellington knocks Sudan out of playoffs
  • 2:31 pm Virtual AgriLife Crop Production and Protection Seminar set for December
  • 2:30 pm Bailey County elects new officer team
  • 2:27 pm FSA accepting offers for state acres for wildlife enhancement intiatives
  • 2:26 pm Thanksgiving is the Forgotten Holiday

Sid Felan of Muleshoe occasionally runs into people that he once saw in his line of work as a juvenile probation officer.  “They see me out in the street. They hug me and thank me for taking care of them,” he said.  Felan estimates that those kids, 15 or 16 at the time, are now […]

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   Spinning tops flung long ago finally stopped, they were like the season’s final flailing of turkeys soon to be main courses on Thanksgiving tables.      For some journalists, however, minds continue to spin–conjuring, probing, marveling and expressing–thoughts about life, sometimes exceeding sublime or falling short of ridiculous.     Such is the mind of my […]

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Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver 2022  Demon Copperhead starts life with two things – a mom and a caul. The 18-year-old drug-addicted mom is mostly passed out on the kitchen floor of her rented trailer during labor, and the caul might have killed him.  Instead, local superstition decrees that he will never die by drowning. […]

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When Meals on Wheels of Muleshoe shows up at the door with a noon meal, it sparks a sense of gratitude and relief in family members. An independent agency, Muleshoe Meals on Wheels delivers meals to people in the city limits of Muleshoe.  “Meals on Wheels is run with donations and memorials,” said coordinator Judy […]

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Muleshoe Area Public Library is getting into the Christmas spirit with a movie marathon during Christmas break.  From Monday through Friday, Dec. 19-23, the library will offer movies during the morning and afternoon.  “The morning movies are appropriate for all ages, while the afternoon movies are better for pre-teen and older,” said library director Frances […]

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