Back row (L-R): Gatlin Guy, Peyton Valdez, Lexi Paul, Ellie Hinson, Emilee Pennycuff, and Tate Gibson. Front row (L-R): Angel Alvarado, Mallory Jeske PHOTO CONTRIBUTED BY REBECCA MCANALLY

OJH students reach to the STAARs

Olney Junior High had eight seventh grade students qualify to participate in the Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP). They are eligible because they scored in the 95th percentile or better


Kids Corner

Do you like to learn? You may have had required summer reading, but reading is something the cow likes to do every day just for fun. You can learn all

Pet of the Week!

Full name: April McCutcheon Age: 5 years Nickname: Li’l Apes Favorite activity: Knocking things down Best talent: Avoiding the floor Worst habit: Drooling Favorite food: Pizza Favorite toy: Shoe Strings

(ABOVE) Current board directors & employees (L-R:) left to right – John Paclik, District Technician; Chawn Jobe, District Clerk; Kenneth Lowe, zone 1; Sam Creel, zone 5; Rodney Hawkins, zone 3; Richard Ligon, zone 2 and Mary Jane Byerly, zone 4.

(LEFT) Original board of directors in 1968 (L-R:) Mr. Jack W. Atwood, zone 3; Mr. R. T. Wells Jr., zone 5; Mr. Troy Lee Shepard, zone 2; Mr. Nathan J. Allen, zone 4; and Mr. David N. Hays, zone 1.


Young Soil & Water Conservation District celebrates 50th anniversary

August 5, 2018 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Young SWCD. Originally, Young County was in the Upper West Fork (Trinity River) Soil and Water Conservation District. This district had


The Olney Enterprise

213 E. Main St.
PO Box 577

Olney, Texas 76374

Phone: (940) 564-5558

Fax: (940) 564-3992