The Double Mountain Chronicle along with Byrde Sparks (pictured) and Garner Roberts (the shadow photographer) took advantage of restrictions being lifted to allow spectators watch baseball games and enjoyd watching the first public game of the season in Arlignton, Texas at the new Globe Life Field.
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE CITY OF ROBY TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM   The City of Roby will hold a public hearing at 5:05 p.m. on December 2, 2020, at City Hall regarding the submission of an application to the Texas Department of Agriculture for a Texas Community Development…
Gerald Rogers with James E. Rogers & Company recently presented Roby CISD Trustees with the district’s annual financial report, where data showed the school wrapped up FY 2020 in excellent financial. Rodgers painted a brief historical picture of how the district has performed in recent years.…
The Stonewall Memorial Hospital Board of Directors recently approved entering into an interlocal agreement with neighboring hospital districts in efforts of expanding patient services, improving purchasing options, and other community health benefits while simultaneously reducing the overall costs…
The Rotan City Council met for the first time since the sudden passing of Director of Public Works Rodney Denton late last month. The council withdrew into executive session last week, concluding November’s meeting with the somber task of filling Denton’s vacancy. A 1983 Rotan High School graduate…
(Roby, Texas), November 17, 2020 – The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds agricultural producers in Fisher County to complete crop acreage reports by December 15, 2020 for NAP Grasses and January 15, 2021 for fall-seeded small grains. “To make sure you’re eligible for many USDA programs, you…
WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2020 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has mailed ballots for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committee elections to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country. To be counted, ballots must be returned to the local FSA county office or postmarked by December…
It was a busy start to the week for local law enforcement. Between responding to calls of suspicious persons, wild dogs in McCaulley, a vehicle vs. deer accident on Hwy 180, officers responded to reports of shots fired in Rotan and a routine traffic stop turned into a high-speed chase through the…
Oh my, today (Sunday) is such a lovely day following the terrible sand storm we had yesterday. One would not know it is November out in a horrible wind like yesterday. It is hard to believe that next week is Thanksgiving already. Lot of families will not be having family gatherings as usual with…
Texas topped 1 million COVID-19 cases as some counties reimposed restrictions that had been loosened after this summer’s spike. Particularly hardhit El Paso extended its temporary shutdown of nonessential businesses, but the Texas Eighth Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 Friday to block County Judge…
As coronavirus cases continue to spread and sporting events move from the outdoor gridiron to the indoor gymnasiums, school officials are working with TEA and UIL to create mitigation safety plans in the hope that the 2020-21 basketball season is not canceled.
The Rotan City Council met for the first time since the sudden passing of Director of Public Works Rodney Denton late last month. The council withdrew into…
The Stonewall Memorial Hospital Board of Directors recently approved entering into an interlocal agreement with neighboring hospital districts in efforts of…
Gerald Rogers with James E. Rogers & Company recently presented Roby CISD Trustees with the district’s annual financial report, where data showed the…
Third Palce Team - Roby Lady Lions - (Pictured left ot right) Coach Baylor Ramirez, Hope Garmer - 14:37.02 (33rd Overall), Hailee Garmer - 13:23.29 (6th…
The Aspermont Hornets fell to the Ira Bulldogs 52-6 on Friday in the last conference game of the season. Before the coin toss, the 2021 senior class was…
Mackenzie Castillo easily wins the jump ball Roby Senior, Brynlie Johnson squares up to block Lady Jaybird pass. Roby Senior, Emlea Cole drives towards the…
Celia Quintanilla Rodriguez passed away November 12, 2020, in Abilene. Visitation will be Monday, November 16th from 10:00 am until 6 pm at Iglesia Bautista…
Joyce Marie Van Loon (Lake), age 92, peacefully left this earth and made her journey home to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on November 10th, 2020. A funeral…
Maxwell Ray Martin “Bird” passed away October 30, 2020 at his home in Rotan. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at the Weathersbee-Ray…