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Members of the Sonora FFA Student Wildlife Judging team were awarded the Area II Championship banner while competing in San Angelo earlier this month. The team member, Levi Garrett (L) earned third place and Reagan Owen (center) earned fifth place while Rebeckah Owen took the first place award at the Area meet. The Wildlife Judging team is headed to State in hopes of another championship. | COURTESY PHOTO

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  • Hospital Board Names New Administrator/CEO
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:29 PM
    Having already reviewed the employment agreement ahead of their regular meeting, Monday, April 22, 2019, five of the seven members of the Sutton County Hospital District Board of Directors unanimously agreed to hire Virgil Andrew (Andy) Kolb to fill the position of Hospital Administrator/CEO.
    Board President Mark Edwards called for the vote to approve an employment contract and authorization of the board chairman to pen his signature on the agreement and other supporting documents.

  • Sonora FFA Student Judging Teams Head to State, Wildlife Team Takes Home Area Judging Championship
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:27 PM
    During the FFA judging team’s evaluation career this season Sonora High School students have filled a showcase with awards and earned their opportunity to compete at the State contest.

  • Higher Limits Now Available on USDA Farm Loans
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:24 PM
    Higher limits are now available for borrowers interested in USDA’s farm loans, which help agricultural producers purchase farms or cover operating expenses.

  • Tips for the Growing & Mowing Season
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:22 PM
    Now that we are into mowing season, here are some tips for the lawn and landscape.

  • Walking the Distance in Hot West Texas
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:20 PM
    Now you hear about walking from everyone. You walk to the post office, you walk to the supermarket, and you are told to walk for your health. This is the favorite of doctors - it’s good for your heart.

  • An Unabashed Plug
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:19 PM
    More than ten years ago, I was living in Africa (Lagos, Nigeria, to be exact). My life was pretty much a shambles, but I refused to return to the U.S.
    The reason I didn’t want to come back was because I could not for the life of me figure out what had happened. My husband of twenty-two years had left without warning. The company I was working my heart out for suddenly dumped me. I found myself in a foreign country (and a difficult one) with no job, no home, no husband, and the most incredible part about all of it—to me—was that I genuinely did not see any of it coming.

  • Prom to Remember
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:17 PM
    Cary Banks of Lubbock has been a professional musician 53 years. He is an award winning songwriter and music educator. His music has had a great influence on the Texas music scene. His first gig was at a theater where he and his group played before the midnight monster movie.

  • Gene Pyron Eubank
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:14 PM
    Gene Pyron Eubank went to be with the Lord in Heaven at 12:33 pm on Monday, April 15, 2019. He was at his home with family/friends when he crossed over...EXACTLY how he wanted it to happen. Gene is finally at rest in the arms of our loving Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after a hard and courageous battle against Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Representative Andrew Murr Coauthors Legislation to Protect Life
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:11 PM

    AUSTIN, TX – State Representative Andrew Murr (R- Junction) recently coauthored House Bill 16, also known as the Texas Born-Alive Infant Protection Act.


  • Sonora Advances to Region 1-3A Track and Field
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:02 PM
    Taking second place at the Area Track meet Tuesday, April 16, Sonora secured the opportunity for twelve individuals and five relays teams to advance to the 2019 Region 1-3A Track Meet.

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