The Ochiltree County Junior Livestock Association Stock Show and Sale officially opened Friday morning at the Ochiltree County Expo Center as FFA and 4-H students from all over the area showed up to exhibit their steers, heifers, pigs, goats, and sheep. Pictured above are Jake Schickedanz…
Exercise enthusiasts have been participating in the Perryton Activity Center’s B-Fit fitness class, enjoying a variety of exercises and activities designed to improve health and fitness of participants. The class is open to members and adults only and meets every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and…
Funds were recently distributed to 11 local organizations on behalf of FirstBank Southwest, trustee of the Addison W. and Louise G. Cutter Trust Fund, totaling $11,940.15. Funds were distributed to the Perryton Activity Center, the Youth Rodeo Association, Big Brothers/ Big Sisters, the Ranger…
Ochiltree County has marked its first positive rabies case for 2021. Dr. Randy Skaggs, rabies control officer, said a horse in a feed yard in the eastern part of Ochiltree county has tested positive for rabies. He added there was one human exposure. The horse was originally from Oklahoma and…
The Perryton School Board met Thursday evening, taking care of several items of business. The board revisited the softball field renovation project. Jim Powell has volunteered to be the project manager. Board president Monty Kinnard asked the board to give permission to seek bids on the project,…
Ochiltree County’s active COVID-19 cases have fallen again. According to data from the Texas Department of State Health Services, Ochiltree County’s estimated active cases of COVID-19 stand at 54, down from 57 last Tuesday afternoon. The state’s data shows the county’s total confirmed Coronavirus…
The Ranger basketball team traveled to Hereford on Tuesday to face the Whitefaces in their tough home venue. A dreadful quarter of basketball spelled defeat for the Rangers as they struggled to score in the third quarter, with only 2 points. The Whitefaces took advantage and won the contest by the…
The Rangerette basketball team traveled to Hereford to challenge the Lady Whitefaces on Tuesday. It was the first game between the two squads in some time, as the larger Hereford school moved into the 4A standings last year. The game was a battle throughout, but the Lady Whitefaces rallied in the…
Correction In an article about the OCJLA Stock Show and Sale in Thursday's paper, the Herald misidentified Kite Oquin as Kylee Oquin. The Herald regrets the error. Baseball and softball signups set at PAC Sign-up for baseball and softball have begun at the Perryton Activity Center. The deadline…
A Texas automobile driver was “tooling” down a rural highway on a lazy Saturday afternoon. Most motorists had already reached destinations, or maybe decided not to go. He felt alone, not another vehicle in sight on a long stretch of pavement. Suddenly, flashing lights in his rearview mirror were…
It was a long 2020. It featured a pandemic, politics and economic hardships. Many of us are tired of the political polarization and the constant spewing of hate. It's not just that we don't want to be hated; we also don't want to hate. We yearn to get along, to make progress and to work together to…
Funds were recently distributed to 11 local organizations on behalf of FirstBank Southwest, trustee…
The Perryton School Board met Thursday evening, taking care of several items of business. The…
Ochiltree County’s active COVID-19 cases have fallen again. According to data from the Texas…
The Ochiltree County Junior Livestock Association Stock Show and Sale officially opened Friday morning at the Ochiltree County Expo Center as FFA and 4-H students from all over the area showed up to exhibit their steers, heifers, pigs, goats, and sheep. Pictured above are Jake Schickedanz exhibiting his steer while judge Brad Bevel checks the animal over.
Perryton-Ochiltree County Crime Stoppers needs information this week to solve a recent burglary. On Jan. 17, it was reported that a Samsung 75- inch flat…
The Texas Veterans Land Board has announced a statewide campaign to bring Valentine’s Day love to the nearly 1,000 veterans residing in state-run nursing homes…
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Serviceis of fering producers several opportunities to complete their Auxin-Specific Certification Training for the 2021…
The Rangerette basketball team traveled to Hereford to challenge the Lady Whitefaces on Tuesday. It was the first game between the two squads in some time, as…
The Ranger basketball team traveled to Hereford on Tuesday to face the Whitefaces in their tough home venue. A dreadful quarter of basketball spelled defeat…
It came down to the final buzzer on Friday night in Perryton as the Rangers hosted the Dumas Demons for a barn burner. The game was a back-and-forth affair…
WEBSITE: WWW.PERRYTONSENIORS.ORG I sure hope you were able to view Cliff McGarraugh’s feet on Facebook. He showed up at the office one morning to let me know…
For pet owners with an overweight animal companion, there can be a difficult balance between wanting to treat a pet and wanting to keep them in the best health…
Leisure activities may be widely viewed as fun ways to fill up free time, but the benefits of leisure activities extend beyond beating boredom. A 2011 analysis…
Abel Zamora, 74, of El Paso, formerly of Spearman, died Jan. 18, 2021. Funeral services will be held Monday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception…
June Lavonne Wilcox Cook, 85, of Perryton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. A memorial service is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at 11 a.m. at the…
Lila M. Hergert, 90, of Indianapolis, IN, formerly of Spearman, died Jan. 17, 2021. Due to COVID-19, graveside services will be planned at a later date. She…