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Thursday, June 4, 2020
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Head guard Arleen Silva supervises new lifeguard trainees at the Perryton Municipal Water Park as they practice treading water during training. Lifeguards have to be able to tread water without using their hands, in case they need to hold a swimmer above the water. The pool will open for the summer... + continue reading
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Thursday, June 4, 2020
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Work continues on the Ochiltree County Law Enforcement Center east of the county courthouse, but the building’s official opening has been tentatively pushed back to August 15. According to Ochiltree County Sheriff Terry Bouchard, the delay is caused by ongoing supply problems due to the COVID-19... + continue reading
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Sunday, May 31, 2020
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Jocelynn, age 6, and Pablo, 5, and their families headed down to Hydro Snow on Thursday afternoon to pick up snowcones and enjoy a little sunshine. Jocelynn is the daughter of Patti Ortiz, and Pablo is the son of Julie Lopez, all of Perryton.           To... + continue reading
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Sunday, May 31, 2020
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Soon, the Perryton High School Class of 2020 will walk across Ranger Field to receive their diplomas. The graduation ceremony was slated to begin Saturday, May 30, at 11 a.m. Social distancing guidelines were to be in effect. Graduate seats are spaced at least six feet apart, and attendance was... + continue reading
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Thursday, May 28, 2020
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Ochiltree General Hospital’s official count of coronavirus cases went up by four since the weekend, bringing the number of confirmed positive cases in the county to 48. There have been only two deaths connected to the virus pandemic, with 18 patients who have fully recovered. The county has... + continue reading
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06/04/2020
Ochiltree General Hospital’s official count of Coronavirus cases held steady at 52 positive cases this week, unchanged from last weekend. As of Tuesday afternoon, there have been only two deaths connected to the virus pandemic, with 30 patients – up from 18 – who have fully recovered. The... + continue reading
06/04/2020
The Perryton City Council heard a report on various COVID-19 issues, including a grant, at its meeting Tuesday evening. City Manager David Landis related information about he Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, including the Coronavirus Relief Fund for governmental agencies. He... + continue reading

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05/28/2020 - 0 comment(s)
The Perryton Color Guard, Post 254, posted the colors during Monday’s Memorial Day program at the Ochiltree County Cemetery. Pictured from left are Dempsey Malaney, Charlie Ludi, J.W. Brown, Chase Allison, J.W. Hardy, Kyle Admire, Nikki Green, and Ray Broadbent.      ... + continue reading
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05/24/2020 - 0 comment(s)
Meals on Wheels volunteers are still working hard to bring elderly and handicapped residents their meals, but the coronavirus epidemic is forcing a few changes, including face masks, to help keep both deliverers and deliverees safe. Pictured from left are Senn Slemmons, Lou Ann Slemmons, Donna Mann... + continue reading
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05/24/2020 - 0 comment(s)
The coronavirus pandemic made this year’s PHS Spring Art Show a little more difficult for Perryton High School’s art students, but not impossible, as the annual show was moved online with a virtual art gallery on the PHS website and on YouTube. The art gallery/video can be found at https://phs.... + continue reading

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05/10/2020 - 0 comment(s)
I’ve always been a sucker for the sappy, plot-easilyfollowed kind of “flick” that ends happily. Take Mr. Holland’s Opus—and others like it—where moviegoers had best take multiple hankies. Richard... + continue reading

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06/04/2020 - 0 comment(s)
Proclamation allows more services, activities to resume AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on May 26 issued a proclamation giving the green light to more services and activities in a second phase of the... + continue reading

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05/24/2020 - 0 comment(s)
As winter gave way to spring, nature did not give any signs in relation to what the people of the world were going through. As trees and flowers bloomed just like they do every spring, the people... + continue reading