The week of Thanksgiving is a busy time of the year to travel that’s marked by a large number of people traveling to see loved ones. In 2017, AAA projected 50.9 million Americans would journey 50 miles or more from home on Thanksgiving.
Major Phil Jeske served his last day as Mayor on Monday, Nov. 9 as Rue Rogers takes the reigns as the Mayor of Olney. Rue Rogers was sworn in as Mayor after the citizen comment period, alongside new council member Tom Parker.
Shelley Luther said she is running for the District 30 Senate seat to fight for her constituents the same way she fought for her 20 employees by reopening her salon regardless of Governor Abbott’s mandate for non-essential businesses to close during the Coronavirus pandemic.
The election results are in for the county as Young County sees a massive turnout for the November election. More specifically, the city of Olney received the results from the city council race, where candidate Tom Parker won the race with 32.1% of the vote, followed by Terri Wipperman with 30.6%, and current councilperson Harrison Wellman with 25.3%.
Artist and President of The Coming King Foundation (TCKF) Max Greiner calls the prayer intercessors and friends of the Cross for support to establish the temporary gift shop in the Garden.