Olney Legion seeks vets to uphold local programs

The Olney American Legion is urgently calling upon veterans to join their ranks as they strive to maintain and expand the array of vital programs and initiatives they offer to the local community. The American Legion’s efforts to support veterans, promote patriotism, and give back to society all begin at the Post level, and the need for passionate and dedicated veteran members has never been more critical.

Rogers celebrate 65 years

Rogers celebrate 65 years

Kenneth and Brenda Rogers will celebrate their 65th anniversary from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 11 at the Olney Country Club. Kenneth Rogers and the former Brenda Meadows were married on June 6, 1958, at the First Baptist Church in Throckmorton. Kenneth retired from Texas-New Mexico Power Company in 1994 after 35 years of service. He continues to farm and ranch on family land south of Olney. Brenda worked for Haggar Slacks for many years and continues to work as the secretary at Cumberland Presbyterian Church. They are members of First Baptist Church in Olney and enjoy following the grandkids around in their endeavors.