FBCO VBS sees record attendance
KOB, swimming pool update
School’s out, summer’s in at Olney Library!
Future Lady Cubs learn volleyball skills
Coach Pace preps future Lady Cubs for softball
Coach Symank preps future athletes for success

News Stories

A Young County judge set a $1 million bond for an Olney man arrested on June 2 on charges of promoting prostitution and the online solicitation of a minor under age 14, police and jail records show

Mon, June 10 - Sloppy Joe, Oven Fries, Sliced Tomato, Bun, Fruit Cocktail Tues, June 11 - Taco Salad Or Taco Bake, Seasoned Black Beans, Tomato/ Lettuce Salad, Tortilla, Pineapple Weds, June 12 - R

When drawing up your estate plans, you might find it useful to create a revocable or irrevocable trust, either of which can help your estate avoid probate and give you control over how and when you

An Olney man pleaded guilty to committing continuous family violence and violating his bond conditions and received a suspended sentence of 10 years in the state penitentiary, District Attorney Dee

A second minor victim has been identified in the case of Terry Gail Snow of Olney, who now faces charges of indecency with a child/sexual contact and sexual performance of a child, induce/ authoriz

OPD welcomes Officer Preston Scroggins to the beat

Olney’s newest police officer, Preston Scroggins, hit the beat on May 30 and was riding with Sgt.

In death, Denise Owen of Olney saves a life

The family of Denise Owen of Olney is mourning her sudden loss this week but also taking comfort in the fact that her untimely passing saved the life of another person – echoing a spirit of service

Cpl. Wright, K9 Bond compete in Wichita Falls

Olney Police Cpl. Miranda Wright and her partner K9 Officer Bond traveled to Wichita Falls to be judged and certified by the United States Police Canine Association to keep up with K-9 standards.

Sports

Future Lady Cubs learn volleyball skills

OHS Volleyball Coach Nikole Piercy hosted a large number of future Lady Cubs volleyball players for a skills camp during summer break.

Coach Pace preps future Lady Cubs for softball

It’s summer in Olney and that means plenty of camps going on.

Coach Symank preps future athletes for success

One of the many youth summer camps taking place this summer is OHS Couch Eric Symank’s speed and agility summer camp.

OJH Lady Cubs attend basketball camp

Olney High School Lady Cubs basketball Coach Joshua Reese hosted a summer camp for Olney Junior High School Lady Cubs basketball players and those who will be entering the seventh grade next year.

OHS Lady Cubs represent at All-District

OHS Lady Cubs represent at All-District

Obituaries

Claude O. Myatt

Claude O. Myatt, 87, passed away June 6, 2024 at his home on Lake Graham. Graveside funeral will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday June 11, 2024 at Newcastle Cemetery.

Carol Hunnewell

Carol Hunnewell, 71, passed away Sunday June 2, 2024 in Graham. A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date.

Obituary: Gene Williams

Our father, Gene Williams, died May 7, 2024, of lung cancer, in Hospice of Wichita Falls. He was 82.

Don Carl Wainwright

Don Wainwright of Olney, Texas, passed away on April 29, 2024, at Olney Hamilton Hospital. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m.

Don “Sonny” Wainwright

Don “Sonny” Wainwright passed away on April 29, 2024 at Olney Hamilton Hospital at the age of 87. Services will be held at the chapel at Lunns Funeral Home in Olney later this week.

Sam V. Atkins

Sam Vernon Akins, age 90, of Bedford, Texas, passed away Friday, April 12, 2024, in Dallas, Texas. The family will hold a private burial at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery later that day.