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The Olney Enterprise Board of Directors was excited to receive a résumé from a University of North Texas (UNT) Journalism graduate with a 4.0 GPA.

A new rash of scam calls is causing distress among local citizens according to the Olney Police Department.

OLNEY Assembly of God

309 W. Elm St. • 940-564-2300

Cumberland Presbyterian

Blessed be The God of heaven Who sent His Son to die for us so that we may see the beauty of the cross and the evil of our nature.

AUSTIN, TEXAS: On Tuesday, the 3rd Court of Appeals released a ruling in THSC’s lawsuit against the Texas Ethics Commission (TEC), ending THSC’s nearly five-year-long battle with the abusive agency


The Olney Lady Cubs varsity basketball team claimed victory over the Munday Mogulettes Tuesday, Nov. 6, in the Olney High School gym.

The Olney Lady Cubs junior varsity basketball team lost to the Henrietta Lady Cats Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Olney High School gym.

The Newcastle Ladycats varsity basketball team battled the Albany Lions Saturday, Nov. 10, in Albany, Texas.

Olney Cub Brian Hernandez takes down an Alvord Bulldog. Olney Enterprise Photo by William Sadler

The Olney Cubs played against the Alvord Bulldogs Friday, Nov. 9, at Cub Stadium.

#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.


Our Dad & “Pops”, Donnie Marvin Horton, 70, passed from our lives to be at peace in Heaven, on November 10, 2018.

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.

The Olney Enterprise

213 E. Main St.
PO Box 577

Olney, Texas 76374

Phone: (940) 564-5558

Fax: (940) 564-3992