17•Valley Mills ISD board meeting, District Boardroom, 1 Eagle Way,7PM. For info 254-932-5210

The Bosque County Historical Commission held a meeting Friday, July 12 at the Bosque Collection in Meridian, with thirteen members and one guest attending.

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Despite the heat last week, 18 softball teams from Brownwood to Tyler, visited the ballpark in Clifton for a State Championship battle.

As Texas high school football fans, we all await it with great anticipation.

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Elliott Roosevelt stepped off a passenger plane at the Chicago airport on Jul. 18, 1933 and into a swarm of reporters.


Lakeside Village VFD Ladies Auxiliary will have a fried chicken dinner with all the “fixins” on Saturday, July 20, from 4-7 pm at the Lakeside Village Fire Hall.

Bosque Animal Rescue Kennels held its first annual golf scramble on Saturday morning, with a low turnout of three four-person teams, but everyone was ready for a little golfing.

U.S. Air Force Airman Johnathan O. Vaughn graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.


Don Kanz, Dallas businessman and member of the CHS class of ‘58 died July 6, 2019 in Dallas, Texas, after a brief illness.  

Vernon Lee Simmons,73, of Jonesboro lost his battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Surrounded by family, he walked into the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, July 8, 2019.

Lloyd Wiederaenders, 75, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 10 AM Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Clifton Cemetery.

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