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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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History Made! Lady Winds Seize Regional Quarterfinal Championship

Courtesy Photo On a cold, wet day in Lockney, the Floydada Lady Winds captured the Regional Quarterfinal Championship, defeating the West Texas Lady Comanches, 29-6. 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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2019 PIONEER COUPLE Joe and Margie Rexrode

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon A 100-year family tradition of farming in Floyd County was initiated by W.S. and Bessie Rexrode who brought their five children from Oklahoma to settle in the Lone Star Community area in 1916. For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version…

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2019 PIAONNEER MAN Tom Noble Emert

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon Tom Noble Emert was born 95 years ago on June 6, 1924 to A. T. and Audry Emert. 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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Lady Winds continue playoff run, defeat West Texas 29-6

By Charles Keaton/The Hesperian-Beacon LOCKNEY – An 11-run third inning, gave the Floydada Winds a lead that the West Texas Lady Comanches could not overcome as the Lady Winds’… 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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Cattle Drive sets Facebook on Fire!

Deon Fincher/Hesperian-Beacon A CATTLE DRIVE THROUGH FLOYDADA? Yessir-ee! And what a hit it was on Facebook! 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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Floyd County Old Settlers to Host 90th Annual Event

By Charles Keaton/The Hesperian-Beacon FLOYDADA – Activities for the 90th Annual Floyd County Old Settlers’ Reunion gets underway Friday, May 10 with the Quilt, Bonnet and Apron Show from 9:00 A.M. … For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Floyd…

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