Click for the latest Dalhart weather forecast.

News

EDC approves $63K for new playground


Posted by: tdt -

Brother and sister effort to build playground at school turns into community project

By JOE WARREN

When Dyllon and Kendra Orthman, two Intermediate school students in Dalhart, began looking for money to build a playground for their school they never knew their efforts would be so well received in Dalhart.

The effort began small; they were hoping to raise $16,000 to put in a playground at the school and started collecting change and getting the word out.

For the full story SUBSCRIBE to the online edition of The Dalhart Texan, call 244-4511 to setup a subscription to our physical paper or pick a copy up at one of our many convenient newsrack locations. You can also stop by and purchase a paper or subscription in person at our news office located at 410 Denrock Ave.