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Drought might have hurt the dairy industry in the Panhandle over the past few years, but a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist said signs are indicating the industry is growing once more.

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By JOE WARREN
with reporting by Zelda Lang

Last Thursday (Oct. 9) Dalhart Fire Chief Curtis Brown watched the radar and was in contact with personnel at the National Weather Service because a tornado came close to Dalhart around 10:10 p.m.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH

The Emergency Department at Coon Memorial Hospital will soon be getting a new, much-needed facility in order to provide more space and more privacy for their patients.

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Rita Blanca Electric Cooperative, Inc. is inviting all to celebrate cooperatives in Texas – and across America – during National Cooperative Month.

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The Dalhart Area Chamber of Commerce will host the next Board of Directors meeting for the Texas Plains Trail Region in Dalhart. The Texas Plains Trail Region is comprised of 52 counties in the Texas Panhandle, South Plains and West Texas area.

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The growing costs of improving the regional power grid to sustain the region’s growing economy, along with higher fuel costs, will cause an increase in bills for Texas customers starting Oct. 1.

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By ZELDA BETH LANG

There are three writein candidates seeking the office of Justice of the Peace in Dallam County. The three are Ginger Cleavinger, Carol Smith and Allen Layman.

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Agriculture producers must develop better marketing skills to improve their bottom line in times of greater market price volatility, and the Master Marketer Program is the place to get that training, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist.


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Kathie Glass, Libertarian for Texas Governor, visited Dalhart on her tour bus Monday, September 22 as part of her “Texas 254 Tour.” The number “254” references the number of counties in Texas -- all of which Glass vows to visit before election day.

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October is breast cancer awareness month, and Touché salo is geared up and ready to help get their customers pretty in pink.

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By JOE WARREN

The Tri-County Food Challenge last week drew 10 teams from Sherman, Dallam and Hartley Counties 4-H Clubs for a competition in cooking that surpasses all cooking contests.

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By JOE WARREN

Xcel customers’ electric rates will increase between two and nineand- a-quarter percent depending on what type of a customer you are due to the government’s regulated gas reliability infrastructure program (GRIP).

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The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Farm Bill Decision Aid Training seminar for insurance agents Oct. 10, according to DeDe Jones, AgriLife Extension risk management specialist and co-trainer in Amarillo.

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By JOE WARREN

The La Rita Performing Arts Theatre presents the T for Texas Troubadours, Tenessee Tuckness with special guests Johnny Reverb and Marc Durham on Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Dalhart Chamber of Commerce at 102 East 7th Street.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH

Domestic violence and abuse is ugly. It’s unnecessary. But it’s real.

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By ZELDA BETH LANG

The Dallam-Hartley Co. Hospital Board met Thursday, September 25 at noon. The Tax rate was set at .17.5 same as last year , 15.8 is maintenance and operation and 2.1 for interest and sinking.

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By JOE WARREN

The city council approved city management to go forward and find a lender to finance $9.5 million that will be used to build four new water wells and a pump station on the south end of town near the lake and park areas.

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By JOE WARREN

Xcel customers’ gas rates will increase between two and nine-and-a-quarter percent depending on what type of a customer you are due the government’s regulated gas reliability infrastructure program (GRIP).

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH

Representatives from the Texas Department of Transportation Amarillo Branch hosted two public meetings Thursday, September 25 at the Rita Blanca Coliseum to discuss the US 87 Railroad Underpass Project and the US 87 / US 54 Concrete Paving Project. The meetings were provided to inform Dalhart residents of the proposed projects and allow them to ask questions and provide comments.

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Rita Blanca Pavilion was the site of the second annual “Run-n-Gun 5k” on August 23. Runners from around the area gathered in perfect conditions to compete in the annual race benefiting the XIT Chapter of Friends of NRA.