Click for the latest Dalhart weather forecast.

Archives

<< <  Page 3 of 182  > >>

Posted by: tdt -

By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

For the third consecutive year, Texline ISD students and staff have raised funds to benefit the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Twilight Fund, a local organization set up to aid in travel expenses, medical bills and various needs for those battling cancer. This year, a total of $1,800 was raised.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

The U.S. Congress passed legislation December 18 that will repeal mandatory country of origin labeling (COOL) for red meat products.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

A winter storm moved through the panhandle Saturday night and Sunday, prompting a blizzard warning that lasted from 6 p.m. Saturday until 3 a.m. Monday for the far northwest panhandle.

Posted by: tdt -

THE DALHART TEXAN

The XIT Museum, 108 E. Fifth Street, will close Thursday afternoon. The museum will re-open January 2 for regular business hours.

Posted by: tdt -

THE DALHART TEXAN

Leaving cookies and milk for Santa Claus is a Christmas Eve tradition. Children regularly place a dish of cookies and a glass of milk by the tree on Christmas Eve so that Santa has enough energy to complete all of his giftgiving before kids wake up on Christmas morning.

Posted by: tdt -

THE DALHART TEXAN

The Dalhart Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a Christmas Lighting Contest this year to give recognition to homeowners who light up the night sky with Christmas lights on and around their houses.

Posted by: tdt -

THE DALHART TEXAN

An evergreen tree decked out in lights and ornaments is one of the universal symbols of the holiday
season. The Christmas tree tradition is believed to have originated in Germany in the 15th or 16th centuries,
when trees were decorated with edibles, such as nuts and fruits. They were later decorated with candles
and eventually lights.

Posted by: tdt -

By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

A Dallam County Grand Jury convened onThursday, December 17 and handed down 13indictments.

Bennie Conrad Sifuentes was indictedon charges of injury to a child, a third degreefelony. Bond was set at $25,000.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

An estimated one in three Americansplan to travel over the Christmas andNew Year’s holidays, and 100.5 millionpeople plan to travel at least 50 milesor more. That’s a 1.4 percent increaseover last year, according to AAA.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

Job growth continued across thestate in November, with the TexasWorkforce Commission reporting anadditional 16,300 jobs created across thestate. However, the seasonally adjustedunemployment rate increased to 4.6percent in November, which is up fromthe 4.4 percent reported in October

Posted by: tdt -

Ivy Hollingsworth
The Dalhart Texan

Dalhart Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new location ofCagle Designs, located at 117 Cypress Drive, behind Capital Farm Credit on FM 281.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

The majority of the Texas panhandle received the first taste of winter weather over the Thanksgiving weekend with a winter storm that left up to an inch of snow in the far northern panhandle and ice further south. Additional snow has fallen since then, with most of Dallam County receiving at least seven inches of snow last weekend.

Posted by: tdt -

By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

Both the Dalhart and Hartley County Commissioners’ Courts met for their regular meeting on Monday, December 14.

Posted by: tdt -

By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS) has published the cash rent statistics for 2015. The results are obtained by a survey of farmers conducted by NASS.

Posted by: tdt -

By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

United Supermarket in Dalhart received the first shipment of Blue Bell Ice Cream Tuesday since all products were pulled off shelves in April after a listeria outbreak was linked to the company’s products made in the Oklahoma facility.

Posted by: tdt -

By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

The Dalhart Independent School District Board met Thursday night, December 10, for their regular monthly meeting.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

A Dalhart child has been reunited with her mother following an Amber Alert that was issued late Saturday.

Posted by: tdt -

By JUAN FIGUEROA
THE DALHART TEXAN

Students of the Dalhart Junior High and High School Golden Wolf Band auditioned for a spot in the Association of Texas Small School Band (ATSSB) All-Region Band on December 1 in Pampa and December 7 in Panhandle.

Posted by: tdt -

By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

A winter storm moved through the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles beginning Saturday evening and lasting through Sunday night, dumping up to 10 inches of snow in some areas.

Posted by: tdt -

By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

The Dalhart City Council met Tuesday night, December 8, for a regular meeting.