Aspermont City Council draws crowd of supporters

The Aspermont City Council listens as residents like Marcia Duggan expressed their support for the program to clean up property with aging structures. PHOTO BY JEFF HURT

Friday, January 24, 2020
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It was standing room only during Tuesday night’s Aspermont City Council meeting, where members of the public filled every chair and stood in the corridors to show their support for the council’s... + continue reading
Roby City Council appoints new member

Roby Mayor Eli Sepeda, swears in new council member Jerry Stuart

Friday, January 24, 2020
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After more than 10 years of service, Roby City Council member, Laura Carrion resigned her office earlier this month, citing a conflict of interest with her work at the County Appraisal District. The... + continue reading
Rotan ISD extends superintendent contract

Rotan superintendent Greg Decker

Friday, January 24, 2020
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The Rotan ISD Board of Trustees met last week, and although it wasn’t the longest meeting the board had behind closed doors, it was one of the smoothest votes and the first unanimous decision... + continue reading
Hammer Varsity teams inch by Raiders

Zoe Flores surveys the court for an open teammate.

Friday, January 24, 2020
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January 14, the Lady Hammers closed out the first half of District against the Lady Red Raiders of Lueders-Avoca. The outcome of this game will determine if the Lady Hammers will finish the first... + continue reading
Lions rout the Pirates; fall to the Pipers

Zena Hargrove battles with the Hamlin ball carrier

, Lions rout the Pirates; fall to the Pipers

Ethan Hernadez takes a shot over Hamlin defenders.

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The Lions and Lady Lions played the Paint Creek Pirates and Lady Pirates Tuesday in Paint Creek; both teams coming away victorious. The Lady Lions defeated the Lady Pirates 50-3; the Lady Lions were... + continue reading

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Roby Superintendent contract approved in a split vote

Roby CISD Superintendent, Keith Cook

01/17/2020 - 0 comment(s)
Roby CISD Superintendent Keith Cook’s contract was extended through the 2021 school year Monday night, and while a majority of board members agreed with the extension, the motion passed in a 6 – 1 vote. Cook took the reins as the district’s chief educator in October 2018 after former Superintendent Heath Dickson’s resignation in mid-July of... + continue reading
Nomadic Newspaper takes in a show in the Mile High City

Nicole & Jonathan Hjelmervik with their daughters Maci & Kynadi

01/17/2020 - 0 comment(s)
The Double Mountain Chronicle recently traveled to Denver, Colorado to attend the National Western Stock Show with the Hjelmervik family; owners and operators of Stand Alone Feed in Rotan, Texas. If you are traveling somewhere that you think is interesting and exciting or going to meet someone famous, or interesting we would like to invite... + continue reading
A year-round Winter Wonderland

Fredda Buckner and daughter, Angela Messick visiting the North Pole room created by Lois Smith. (PHOTOS BY JEFF HURT)

01/10/2020 - 0 comment(s)
It all started with a tiny little unfinished church in Illinois almost 40 years ago. Lois Ann Smith’s good friend was a ceramics worker, and although Lois had often accompanied her to the ceramic shop, nothing really ever caught her eye. That is until the day she spied a quaint little church. Lois asked her friend if she would be willing to... + continue reading

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Hammer Varsity teams inch by Raiders

Zoe Flores surveys the court for an open teammate.

01/24/2020 - 0 comment(s)
January 14, the Lady Hammers closed out the first half of District against the Lady Red Raiders of Lueders-Avoca. The outcome of this game will determine if the Lady Hammers will finish the first... + continue reading
Lions rout the Pirates; fall to the Pipers

Zena Hargrove battles with the Hamlin ball carrier

, Lions rout the Pirates; fall to the Pipers

Ethan Hernadez takes a shot over Hamlin defenders.

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Governor requests presidential disaster declaration
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STATE CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Jan. 13 asked for a presidential disaster declaration for three counties that sustained widespread damage... + continue reading
2 Cents Worth

CAROL GREENWAY-HOLLAND

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2 Cents Worth

CAROL GREENWAY-HOLLAND

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County Life

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Roby, Texas, DECEMBER 10, 2019—The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Texas’ Fisher County and the Upper Clear Fork Soil and Water Conservation District cordially invite the public... + continue reading
Aspermont youth group delivers Sunday moring worship service

Pictured, left to right, Walter (the puppet parrot), Colten Gentry, Sadie Gentry, Celie Gentry, Amilia Hecht, McKye Hecht, Patricia Murguia, Divina Murguia, Joseph Hecht.

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