Area Breaking News

New store, gas station to open soon

‘Something for everyone’ By Jackie Zimmerman/Publisher FLOYDADA — Floydada’s newest business will be offering the community something different, something better and lower prices, according to its owners. Click Clack’s, a convenience store and gas station, is opening in the former Conoco location, which was owned by Linden Morris, at 420 S. Second St. Morris said…

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Anson Rendon named ‘Built Ford Tough Player of the Week’

Fox Network announced Friday, Sept. 11, that Longhorn running back/defensive back Anson Rendon, a senior of Lockney High School, received the “Built Ford Tough Player of the Week for 2A schools. Against the Boys Ranch Roughriders, Rendon had 295 yards rushing, three rushing touchdowns, 11 yards receiving, three 2-point conversions and five tackles. Rendon also…

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Congratulations Happy State Bank

The Floydada Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce Happy State Bank of Floydada as their “September Business of the Month.  “Diane Alvarez and the rest of the helpful staff at Happy are a prized addition to Floydada,” said Chamber Manager Kortney DeBock. “They are always the first to volunteer their time or help out…

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School & Sports

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Recent donations made by the Martha Ann Cogdell Trust

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon Connie Cogdell Clark, chairman of the board of the Martha Ann Cogdell Trust, announces that donations were recently made to the following entities: City of Turkey Ambulance Fund, City of Quitaque Ambulance Service, W.J. Memorial Hospital Foundation, City of Lockney Ambulance Fund, Motley County Ambulance Service, Hall County EMS Ambulance Service,…

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Fall Craft and Vendor show set

By Teresa Bigham/The Hesperian-Beacon LOCKNEY – Joyfulea Creations and More has announced a date for the 1st annual Fall Craft and Vendor Show for Saturday, October 24, just in time to start your Christmas shopping. Shopping hours will be from 9 a.m. till 4 p.m. The average tempter for this time of year is around…

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