Area News

Muncy/Sandhill Elevators Celebrate 60 years of Family Ownership

    By Deon Fincher/ The Hesperian-Beacon MUNCY – The H.E. (Ervin), H.A. (Herman) Graham and Dennis Ross families celebrated 60 years of ownership of Muncy and Sandhill Elevators with a customer appreciation luncheon this past Saturday at the Unity Center. The Graham Brothers   Deon Fincher/Hesperian-Beacon— MUNCY ELEVATOR FAMILIES AND DECENDANTS came together in…

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Whirlwinds Repeat as Floyd County Champions with 28-7 win over Lockney

By Nick Long/Special to the Hesperian-Beacon— LOCKNEY – Floydada Whirlwinds utilized three big offensive plays for TDs and used a “bend but not break”…   Deon Fincher/Hesperian-Beacon— FLOYD COUNTY CHAMPS—AGAIN. After a hard-fought win, the Floydada Whirlwinds took the county championship over the Lockney Longhorns last Friday night.

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Leal’s Mini Bull Riding covered with PBR Event Live

  By Deon Fincher/The Hesperian-Beacon— LOCKNEY – Riding simultaneously, professional bull riders and mini-bull riders took the chutes this past weekend. 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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Courtesy Photo FLOYDADA’S GIRL SCOUT TROOP 6210 placed flags around the ‘Y’ to commemorate Patriot Day. During our meeting they made thank you cards for our local First Responders.

Courtesy Photo—FLOYDADA’S GIRL SCOUT TROOP 6210 placed flags around the ‘Y’ to commemorate Patriot Day. During our meeting they made thank you cards for our local First Responders. 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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September 14th proclaimed Quanah Parker Day

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon— AUSTIN, TX – By proclamation of Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Saturday, September 14, 2019 has been declared Quanah Parker Day to commemorate the legacy of the famed Comanche chief Quanah Parker. 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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FLOYDADA’S CHAMBER DIGITAL SIGN

Deon Fincher/Hesperian-Beacon– FLOYDADA’S CHAMBER DIGITAL SIGN has been installed and is waiting on wiring to be complete. City crews contributed the manpower to cut the costs of the 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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Urge Congress to support Broadband Data Improvement Act

Special to the Hesperian-Beacon TEXAS – Farmers and ranchers have an opportunity to show lawmakers the importance of accurate rural broadband maps. The bipartisan Broadband Data Improvement Act would improve the accuracy of broadband coverage maps and better direct federal funds for broadband buildout. For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this…

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Eco-Drip Irrigation started in Watermelon Patch

                      Deon Fincher/Hesperian-Beacon ECO-DRIP OWNERS AND FLOYDADA EMPLOYESS. Back Row (L to R): Juan Gonzalez (Service Technician, Floydada), John Arredondo (Service Technician/Construction Crew Leader, Floydada), J.J. Soles (Warehouse Assistant, Floydada), … Hoelscher       By Deon Fincher The Hesperian-Beacon FLOYDADA – Eco-Drip and its…

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LIGHTHOUSE COOPERATIVE REACHES ENVIABLE STATUS

        Deon Fincher/ Hesperian-Beacon LIGHTHOUSE COOPERATIVE EMPLOYEES AND STAFF. 500,00 Hours without loss-time accident… Special to the Hesperian-Beacon FLOYDADA – Lighthouse Electric Cooperative has reached a milestone in safety. … For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The…

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