Carol Glover presented her piano and guitar students in a recital on Sunday, Nov. 4. The recital was held at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Students included Isabel Piegat, Tillee Bardwell, Ellie Hinson, Caleb Johnson, Ava Stewart, Melanie Allen, Kiara Allen, Caroline Armstrong, Lily Biebighauser, Kollin Green, Lucas Todd, Jackson Kidd, Zoe Stoval, Suzette Stoval, Cooper Pitcock, Mia Heartfield, Jayden Harrell, Sarah Tillotson and Sidney Tillotson.

Olney Enterprise Photo by Dionecia Petit

(L-R:) Back Row - Robert Stewart, Jason Pack, Shannon Pack, Danny Stewart, Judy Mankins. (L-R:) Front Row - Kaiten Hughes, Makayla Simmons, Kendall Bailey, Evelyn Hernandez, Kyle Stewart, Pedro Gonzalez, Matthew Gay, Emma Palacios.

Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

News Stories

Thursday, November 8

Delta Kappa Gamma, an international society for key women educators, will host a Jean Week Fundraiser at Olney ISD, a week-long event from Nov. 12 to Nov 16.

(L-R:) Brazos Communications employee Jan Hobson, Hometown Coffee & Tea owner Holly Bailey and Brazos Communications employee Billie Mullins. Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

Brazos Communications of Olney held an appreciation celebration for their customers at Olney’s Hometown Coffee and Tea Friday, Nov. 2. from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Carol Glover presented her piano and guitar students in a recital on Sunday, Nov. 4. The recital was held at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Students included Isabel Piegat, Tillee Bardwell, Ellie Hinson, Caleb Johnson, Ava Stewart, Melanie Allen, Kiara Allen, Caroline Armstrong, Lily Biebighauser, Kollin Green, Lucas Todd, Jackson Kidd, Zoe Stoval, Suzette Stoval, Cooper Pitcock, Mia Heartfield, Jayden Harrell, Sarah Tillotson and Sidney Tillotson.

Olney Enterprise Photo by Dionecia Petit

Friday October 26, 2018

12:25 p.m. A Suspicious Circumstance was reported on Galloway, 4:43 p.m. A Disturbance was reported on . Grand.

November

This Veteran’s Day is the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI – the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. A year later, President Wilson recognized this historic day with these words:

Walk for Warriors 2018 will be held at the Vernon College Century City Center on Thursday, Nov. 8 at 6p.m.

Sports

#3 Cuay Borrows runs across the field to score a touchdown against the Bowie Jackrabbits on Oct. 25. Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

The Junior Varsity Cubs football team played the Bowie Jackrabbits on Thursday, Oct. 25 at Cub Stadium in Olney.

#33 Parker Mayers dodges a Chico Dragon as he runs to score a touchdown for the Cubs. Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

The Varsity Cubs football team fought hard against the Chico Dragons on Friday, Oct. 26 in Chico, Texas.

#33 Gaitlin Guy runs the ball across the field in the game against the Chico Dragons on Oct. 25. Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

The 7th and 8th grade Cubs football teams joined forces on Thursday, Oct. 25 to face the Chico Dragons at Cub Stadium in Olney.

The Vernon College Wade Kirk Field in Vernon, TX, is selected by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association and Turface Athletics as the NJCAA Division I field of the year for the 2018 school year.

An Olney Cub runs to score a touchdown against the Burkburnett Bulldogs in a game on Oct. 20. Olney Enterprise Photo By William Sadler

The Olney Cubs Midget football team played the Burkburnett Bulldogs on Saturday, Oct. 20 at Cub Stadium in Olney. The game can only be described as a nail-bitting event.

An Olney Cub heads for a touchdown against the Lindsey Knights on Oct. 19. Olney Enterprise Photo By William Sadler

The Olney Cubs faced the Lindsey Knights on Friday, Oct. 19 at Cub Stadium in Olney.

Obituaries

Filmore I. Meredith was born on September 3, 1935 in Wichita Falls, Texas. He grew up in Olney, Texas, a small town southwest of Wichita Falls.

Charlotte (Garner) McLaughlin, 80, of Olney, formerly of Petersburg passed away on October 6, 2018. Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M.

Rosemary Ann Shawver, age 71, passed away October 2, 2018 in Wichita Falls. Funeral Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 5, 2018 in the Chapel of Lunn Funeral Home.

L.E. Perkins, Jr, 91, of Wichita Falls, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at The Gables, surrounded by family. Graveside services will be at 11:00 A.M.

Carl Leroy Anderson of Athens, Texas was born to the late Raymond and Alice (Parks) Anderson on April 12, 1939 in Seminole, Oklahoma.

Dorothy Jene Swanzy was born to Clarence Ray and V.D. Tucker on January 26, 1934 in Olney, Texas. Dorothy went to heaven on October 4, 2017 in Newman, California.

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