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Jose Angel Barrientos, 1942–2021

LUBBOCK—Jose Angel Barrientos, age 79, of Floydada, Texas, passed away peacefully dealing with pulmonary fibrosis on April 21, 2021, in Lubbock at Covenant Hospital. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 29, 2021, at the Floydada Cemetery. Visitation was held from noon to 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 27, 2021 and from…

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Floyd County History Part I

By Chris Blackburn/The Hesperian-Beacon— EDITOR’S NOTE: Floyd County has a rich history. Over the next two issues, we will take an in-depth look into the history of the county. From its namesake to a rich farming history to a leader in wind energy, Floyd County natives have a lot to be proud of. For more…

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Lady Winds claim Bi-District Championship Trophy

Courtesy Photo The Lady Winds grabbed the Bi-District Softball Championship last Monday evening with a decisive win over Memphis, 15-0. … For more on this story, read The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2018 The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon.

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Society

Go to the Archives menu to access archived pages of The Floyd County Hesperian-Beacon for photos and stories from as far back as October 15, 2009.

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