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(L-R): Stacey Rogers, Lane Burgess, Justin Piegat, Kendall Montgomery, Drew Springer, D.J. Meschkat, Jarrod Carter and Gunter Rodriguez OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

Texas State Representative for House District 68 Drew Springer visited Olney on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The March for Jesus Board of Directors would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the people of Olney and everyone that participated and donated their time, money and prayer.

The Atrium at Olney Hamilton Hospital (Gift Shop) is having an ‘End of Season” Sale to make room for Christmas items in the Gift Shop.

At a regular meeting of the Young County Commissioner’s Court on Monday, Sept. 24, the court passed a resolution deeming Young County as a Purple Heart County.

Friday September 28, 2018

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A recent field trip to Tower Fab in Olney, Texas where students saw the importance of automated machinery in local industry. PHOTO CONTRIBUTED BY SABRINA LAURENT

The Olney High School Robotics Team has been working hard over the last several weeks completing the requirements for the UIL BEST (Boosting Engineering Science & Technology) Robotics Competiti

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Sports

Mason Spivey (center) poses with friends, Morgen Wilk (left) and Erik Cuba (right) after being crowned Homecoming Hunk. OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The Homecoming bonfire flared to life Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 8 p.m. The community showed its support by rebuilding, in a short time, the bonfire that had been consumed before the appointed time.

The Olney Cubs run for a touchdown during their battle against the Quanah Indians. OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The Olney Cubs played the Quanah Indians during the homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 5, at Cub Stadium.

Olney Cubs Gatlin Guy (#33) and Tavon Scrogum (#1) tackle an Iowa Park Hawk in an effort to steal the ball. OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The seventh and eighth grade Olney Cubs joined together to face the Iowa Park Hawks on Thursday, September 27, at Cub Stadium. The Cubs walked away with a victory.

The Olney Junior Varsity Cubs lost to the Archer City Wildcats on Thursday, Sept. 27. OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The Olney Junior Varsity Cubs faced off against the Archer City Wildcats on Thursday, September 27, at Cub Stadium. The Wildcats won the coin toss but opted to receive in the second half.

The Olney Cubs faced off against the undefeated Archer City Wildcats on Friday, September 21, at Cub Stadium in Olney.

Jacob Hernandez (#6) makes a touchdown for the Cubs in the second quarter of their game against the Jackboro Tigers. OLNEY ENTERPRISE PHOTO BY WILLIAM SADLER

The seventh-grade Olney Cubs played the Jacksboro Tigers Thursday, September 20, in Archer City, Texas.

Obituaries

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.

Wesley James York

Olney ~ Vida P. Scobee, age 92, passed away on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Hamilton Hospital in Olney, Texas. Funeral services will be on Saturday, September 1, 2018, at 11:00 a.m.

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