News Stories

“Talking to Kids About Miscarriage”

Fourteen years ago, Chad and I experienced our first miscarriage. At that time, we already had a bouncy 2-yearold.

My prayer for you and for myself is that our faith in the God of Abraham would deepen our understanding of His infinite greatness as we seek to understand the power of His divine providence.

The McMillan-Benton House

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208 S. Avenue F, Olney, TX

Photo by Will Sadler

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD.

23 Scares Haunted House is Open

The 23 Scares Haunted House opens Oct. 30. The Olney High School Junior class plans to “scare up” donations to help fund class projects and events for their senior year.

National Night Out in Olney

The Olney Police Department [OPD] hosted a national night out Oct. 16. The event was held at Olney’s Griffin Park.

Olney Christian Community Center/Refuge Welcomes Jacqueline Gober

The Olney Christian Community Center— also known as the Refuge—hired Elbert native Jacqueline Gober to assist with implementing its children’s programs.


Olney Cubs Tame the Electra Tigers

On Oct. 22, the Olney Cubs traveled to Electra to battle the Tigers in a divisional game. The Cubs recovered from the loss against Seymour and showed up in Electra firing on all 8-cylinders.

CUBS Game Scores

Olney ISD Volleyball

Oct. 19

Lady Cubs V 13-12-11

Petrolia V 25-25-25

Lady Cubs JV1 25-25

Petrolia JV 18-11

Sports Talk with Charles Ramsey

Playoffs! Who’s talking about Playoffs?

Olney Cubs Battle the Seymour Panthers in the District Game, Oct. 16

On Oct. 15, the Olney Cubs hosted the Seymour Panthers for the Cubs’ 2nd District game. These teams have had a competitive rivalry dating back decades.

Sports Talk with Charles Ramsey

Football is the ultimate team sport.


Evelyn Nadene Collard, 88, passed away at her home in Olney, Texas on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 and was ushered by Jesus into her heavenly home. No services are planned at this time.

Obituary: William Carroll Wooley

OLNEY - Wm. Carroll Woolley, 81, died unexpectedly September 28, 2021, at his home. He was born June 6, 1940 in Florien, Louisiana, the son of John Wiley and Thelma (Geohagen) Woolley.

Obituary: Cheryl York Soneson

Cheryl York Soneson, 66, of Wichita Falls, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021.

Obituary: James Dalrymple

James Michael “Mike” Dalrymple, 74, passed from this life to his Eternal Home in the early morning hours of September 28, 2021, in Fort Worth, TX.

Obituary: Bill Hearne

Bill Hearne, age 82, of Olney, Texas passed away Thursday morning, September 23, 2021, in a Graham hospital.

Obituary: Neil Larimore

Neil Larimore passed from this life into his heavenly home on September 19, 2021.

The Olney Enterprise

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