April 16, 2021
  • 8:27 pm 1 dead, 1 injured in crash near Farwell
  • 3:49 pm Muleshoe band director on administrative leave after allegations of misconduct with a student
  • 7:33 pm Several injuries reported after bus crash in Bailey County
  • 10:21 am Obituary: Ricky Dale Rasco
  • 5:13 pm Obituary: Benjamin Nelson Brock

NEWS RELEASE Lubbock— Lubbock-based FirstBank& Trust (“FB& T”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (“Heartland”) (NASDAQ: HTLF), and Levelland, Texas-based AimBank, a whollyowned subsidiary of AIM Bancshares, Inc. (“AIM”), today jointly announced that the banks completed their merger at the close of business on December 4, 2020. Immediately following the closing of the […]

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Gail M. Williams MULESHOE JOURNAL CORRESPONDENT The Texas Farm Bureau recently announced that a Bailey County farmer and businessman, the late Curby J. Brantley, has been honored with the District 2 Farm Bureau Pioneer Award. The award was accepted by his son, Curby J. Brantley Jr. According to a post on texasfarmbureau. org, Brantley became […]

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Gail M. Williams MULESHOE CORRESPONDENT AdvisorSmith, a business insurance research company, has released a 2019 study that ranks Muleshoe the 24th safest small city in Texas. According to a press release, “Our study analyzed violent and property crimes from 39 large cities, 198 midsize cities, and 418 small cities in the state. Crime scores were […]

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SENIOR CENTER NEWS RELEASE As most of you know, we had to close our Center on Oct. 29. Within about aweek’s time — we had five staff members who tested positive for COVID-19 including Carolyn Johnson, our Director and Royce Turner, President of our Board of Directors. With only two employees remaining todothework— it just […]

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Graveside service for Raul Garcia, age 80, of Muleshoe, Texas, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Muleshoe Memorial Park with Father Heriberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating. Rosary will be said at 6:00 PM, Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. […]

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