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Drew Springer Needs Your Vote

Republican canditate for Senate Drew Springer with his wife, their three children and daughter-in-law Photo from

Rep. Drew Springer is running for two offices. He is seeking to be re-elected as your state representative in the Nov. 3 primary election.

Worshipping on “God’s Holy Mountain”

I remain in awe of the Angelic photos that artist Max Greiner shared with me.

American Pickers to Film in Texas

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Texas! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the area in November.

OHHD Tax Cap Increase Meeting: Exemptions Will Apply to Those 65 + and Disabled

L-R: Dale Lovett, OHH Board Pres. & Mike Huff, OHH CEO Photo by Will Sadler

Olney Hamilton Hospital CEO Mike Huff hosted a meeting Thursday, Oct. 8 at the Hamilton Hospital Education Building.

They Were Like Soldiers Marching

March for Jesus Parade Downtown Olney Photo by Will Sadler

The 22nd Annual March for Jesus celebration was held Saturday, Oct. 3, in Olney, Texas.

Olney Auto Tire & Truck Service Now Open

L-R: Dino Kimbro, Jenny Armstrong, Freddie Voyles, Jacqueline Griffith and Ronnie Griffith Photo by Will Sadler

Olney Auto Tire & Truck Service opened May 8 and is located at 1106 W. Main St. in Olney, Texas. The owner, Ronnie Griffith, was born and raised in Olney.

Try to stay conscious of Me as you go step by step through this day. My prescence with you is both a promise and a protection.

(Excerpt from Jesus Calling)

Update On Our Hometown Hero

Dustin Heard with Governor Rick Perry in Baghdad in 2006 Photo submitted by Leatha Hirsch

Hello Olney!


Homecoming 2020

Olney Cub’s Cheer squad gets those who attended pumped up for the annual Homecoming Bonfire Photo by Will Sadler

Homecoming 2020

OCLAC Receives Check From Atmos Energy

Making the donation is Public Affairs Manager Randy West with Director of the Library Lori Cox Photo submitted by Lori Cox

Randy West with Atmos Energy presented a check to Lori Cox, director of Olney Community Library and Arts Center (OCLAC) for their renovation for a project in the amount of $5,000.

President Jake Bailey called the regular meeting of the Olney Independent School District’s Board of Trustees to order at 6:00 p.m.

Cubs Tame the Bulldogs

#67 Marquez drove through the offensive line like a freight train to sack the Quarterback Photo by Will Sadler

On Sept. 25, the Olney Cubs travelled to Ranger, Texas to battle with the Bulldogs.

X-Country Cubs Meet at

Sarah Stroud (pictured center in the Olney shirt) took the 3rd place medal for High School Girls in the Olney ISD’s X-Country meet Saturday September 26, at the Olney Country Club.

Top of Texas Midget Football


Midget Cub Football Roster: #1 Tristan Bishop, #3 Ryder Lisle, #10 Jed Willoughby, #12 Jaxxon Laurent, #13 Jordan Ballentine, #20 Shane Grard, #21 David McCarson, #22 Tucker Cortin


Obituary: Jackie Owens Goff

Jackie Owens Goff, age 80, of Arlington, Texas, died Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Private family graveside services were held at 1:00 p.m.

Obituary: Carol Jean Rhodes

Carol Jean Rhodes, age 77, died Monday, September 28, 2020 at her home in Loving, Texas. Family visitation will be on Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Obituary: Donal Eugene Estridge

Donal Eugene Estridge, age 85, died Sunday, September 27, 2020 in Dallas. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m.

Obituary: John Herbert Pastusek

John Herbert Pastusek was born in Olney, Texas 69 years ago and passed away at his home in Holiday Lakes, Texas on September 17, 2020. John’s big heart finally gave up the fight.

Martha Carnley

Martha Carnley, age 76, passed away on Friday, September 4, 2020 at Grace Care Center in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m.

Obituary: Clifford Eugene Clark

Clifford Eugene Clark, age 87, died Sunday, August 30, 2020 at Grace Care Center in Olney, Texas. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m.

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