Lady Cub Season Opener
Junior High TMSCA results
Hospital Board discusses bonuses and new EMS building
Spiller replaces Springer in HD 68 election
Olney Chamber of Commerce Deidra Choat-Brown
Haven River Inn Chapel project near completion

News Stories

Hospital Board discusses bonuses and new EMS building

The Olney Hamilton Hospital Board President Dale Lovett called the budget meeting to order at 6: 45 a.m. Friday, Feb. 26, at 902 Hamilton St., the Hamilton Hospital Education Center.

Spiller replaces Springer in HD 68 election

David Spiller (Rep.) defeated Craig Carter (Rep.) for the HD 68 seat to replace Senator Drew Springer (Rep.).

Olney Chamber of Commerce Deidra Choat-Brown

In Jan. 2021, the Olney Chamber of Commerce hired Deidre Choat-Brown as the new executive director.

Haven River Inn Chapel project near completion

Under the guidance of Lamb’s Tale Ministries, the Haven River Inn, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, provides respite care for those in full-time ministry.

Col. Allen West to host One-man Art Show for Artist Max Greiner at Plano’s Hope Center

Max Greiner’s “One-man Art Show and Exhibition,” originally scheduled for Feb. 24, has been rescheduled for April 22, 2021.

To “Lose” a Baby

“Mama, didn’t you lose a baby once?”

Dear friends and all who might read this small article, you must consider life after death.


As we journey through this life, patient endurance is something that the Lord will teach every one of His children. For the Lord Himself is patient, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love.


Lady Cub Season Opener

2021 Olney Lady Cubs Varsity team. On opening day the Lady Cubs played against Millsap with the final score of the night being Lady Cubs 3-Millsap 20.

Junior High TMSCA results

OJHS TMSCA students participated in their first meet on Saturday, Feb. 6th. This year is a new experience as students are required to compete virtually.

Cub Spotlight

Kiara Allen is a senior at Olney High School.

Cub signs Letter of Intent with Wayland University

Olney Cub football player - #56 Hector Hernandez - excels at football, with his position being center, and excels in the classroom as well.

Olney FFA Buyers Dinner

On Jan. 25, the Olney FFA and Olney 4H held their annual Young County Junior Livestock Show Buyers Dinner.

Olney Cubs Senior Night

On Feb. 3, both the Cubs and the Lady Cubs played against Archer City (with this being the final game of the season for the Lady Cubs.)


Obituary: Ralph “Chief” Thomas Widner

Ralph “Chief ” Thomas Widner, age 78, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Hamilton Hospital in Olney. Rosary will be at 7:00 p.m.

Obituary: Allen Emmons

Allen R. Emmons, MMC, United States Navy, Retired, age 81, passed away Thursday, February 25, 2021, surrounded by his family whom he loved dearly. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m.

Carmen Lee Bullock

Carmen Lee Bullock 83 passed away February 15, 2021 at her home in Graham. Visitation will be 9:00 – 10:30 am Saturday, February 20, 2021.

Cheryl Mathis Solomon

Cheryl Mathis Solomon age 64, went home to her Lord and Savior on February 15th, 2021.

Jannie Lou Snody

Salem, SC — Robert Gene Kunkel, 84, husband of the late Theresa L. Conner Kunkel, of 38 Mizzen Lane, Salem, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at Cottingham Hospice House.

Jannie Lou Snody

Jannie Lou Snody, age 70, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021, at Grace Care Center in Olney, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m.

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