Mobile Mammography in town Wednesday

  By Deon Fincher The Hesperian-Beacon FLOYDADA – The Covenant Mobile Mammography unit will be at the West Texas Family Clinic (901 W. Crockett, Floydada) on Wednesday…     Courtesy Photo— Covenant’s Mobile Mammography Unit…

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USDA Reopens Continuous CRP Signup

Extensions also available to Many Expiring Contracts… WASHINGTON, May 15, 2019 – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will accept applications beginning June 3, 2019, for certain practices under the continuous… For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Mexican and Canadian Ag tariffs lifted

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon… “Texas Farm Bureau is encouraged by the news that the Trump administration has reached an agreement to lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Mexican and Canadian… For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Dr. Griffin Passes the torch to Dr. Xochitl Anderton

Deon Fincher/The Hesperian-Beacon… FLOYDADA – When Dr. Randall Griffin and his wife, Gayla, decided it was time for retirement,… For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Serrato accepted to Princeton’s Summer Journalism Program

  By Deon Fincher/The Hesperian-Beacon… FLOYDADA – Graduating Senior Yelena Serrato was recently notified of her acceptance into the Princeton University Summer Journalism Program. … Courtesy Photo— Yelena Serrato, Floydada High School, chosen to participate… For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright…

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Moore’s Eagle Scout project Dedicated

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon LOCKNEY – Brett Moore, a senior at Lockney High School, was recently honored as an Eagle Scout after completing his required project. For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Bigham wins Intermediate Best of Show

photo by Wyatt Bigham—Wyatt Bigham won Intermediate Best of Show at the District 2 4-H Photography Contest… For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Upcoming Events

FLOYDADA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION The Floydada High School Graduation Ceremony will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 23 at the Whirlwind Gym. LOCKNEY HIGH SCHOOL BACCALAUREATE AND GRADUATION Lockney High School will hold its Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies at 7 p.m., Friday, May 24 at the Longhorn Gym. FLOYD COUNTY 4-H DANCE A Floyd…

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About Town

KFLP’s broadcast of Game #1 of the Lady Winds’ Region 1 Semi-Final play-offs was coming through my Jeep’s radio speakers as I left Lockney’s Spring Band Concert last Thursday evening. Tony Ricketts’ play-by-play commentary brought the game into view for me as I drove those familiar miles between Lockney and Floydada. Already in progress, the…

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