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Panhandle – On Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 37 pleas took place which resulted in five convictions and 32 deferred adjudications. Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, assisted by Scott Sherwood, prosecuted the cases for the State of Texas with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding. A total of $181,000 in fines […]

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Christina LaVina Lane, 95, died Aug. 2, 2013 in Amarillo. Celebration of Life services were held Monday, Aug. 5, at the First United Methodist Church in Panhandle with Dr. Jerry Lane, Pastor of White Deer United Methodist Church and Rev. Buddy Payne, Pastor officiating. Burial was in Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell […]

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The Carson County Grand Jury indicted 17 when it met on Aug. 6. Indicted were: James Brett Jordan, Possession of a Controlled Substance, State Jail Felony (SJF); arrested on Jan. 31, 2012. Michael Thomas, Possession of Marijuana, SJF; arrested on Aug. 14, 2012. Patricia Rose Lorene, Possession of Marijuana, third degree felony; arrested on Feb. […]

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The Donley County Grand Jury indicted Mason D Lowrie on the charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Drug Free Zone. The crime is a State Jail Felony. Lowrie was arrested on the charge on Nov. 3, 2011.

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Hall County Grand Jury indicted two on Aug. 5, 2013. Indicted were Eleutelia Ortiz aka Eleuterio Tenorio Ortiz aka Elevterio M. Ortiz for the offense of Aggrevated Sexual Assault of a Child, First degree on June 14, 2013; and Faith Marie Heckathorn for the offense of Credit Card Abuse, State Jail Felony on March 13, […]

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By Sheriff Loren Brand The Carson County Sheriff’s Office currently has 30 persons in custody. There were 15 bookings over the past week. County dispatch/9-1-1 received 66 calls for service including five traffic accidents, two assaults, two burglaries, two shots fired calls, three domestic/civil disputes, eight medical calls, three fire calls and numerous suspicious person […]

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All Panhandle Independent School District students must have current immunization records to begin the school on the first day of school, Aug. 26, 2013. Students entering the seventh grade are required to have the following “boosters” – Tdap, Chickenpox, and meningitis. For more information about what immunizations are needed visit the Texas Department of State […]

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Students cannot start school if they have not been enrolled. All Elementary students, whether new or current, must be pre-registered for the new school year which begins Aug. 26. Kindergarten through Fifth Grades will register on Monday, Aug. 5 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Elementary School. All new students will need to […]

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No one knows how much agriculture has evolved and transformed over time better than America’s farmers. That’s why the Smithsonian National Museum of American History is seeking farmers’ help in telling stories of the innovation and experiences of farming and ranching across the United States. Farmers are invited to share their personal stories about the […]

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On Saturday, July 27, 2013, White Deer celebrated their annual rodeo parade and Kick Back Day. This all day event is planned and executed by several organizations and individuals in the community, including the White Deer Lions Club, the Park Improvement Committee and the White Deer Riding Club. Many hours and much hard work go […]