Rep. Burrows returns for Floyd County town hall

FLOYDADA – Texas State Representative Dustin Burrows, whose district now includes Floyd County, will be back at the Floyd County Courthouse Monday morning for a town hall meeting. Burrows will speak at 8:30 a.m. during a recess

‘Elves Workshop’ at Lockney Elementary Friday night

LOCKNEY – The Lockney clothing closet ‘The Outcome’ is holding their second Christmas workshop this week, and are still accepting toy donations for the event. The ‘Elves Workshop’ will take place Friday night at Lockney Elementary: Unwrapped

Lockney ISD board keeps drug policy, with revisions

LOCKNEY – “Why are we doing the drug testing?” Superintendent Jim Baum asked the Lockney ISD board earlier this week. The rhetorical question was meant to get the board talking about the current policy’s pros and cons,

Three honored at Lubbock district 4-H awards

LUBBOCK – Two Floyd County students have received the highest awards given to 4-H members, and a longtime volunteer was recognized for his service to the community Monday night. Kaileigh Cook of Lockney and Sydni Chesshir of

County Commissioners canvass November 8 election

FLOYDADA – It’s a technicality, but a serious and important one when it comes to election law. On Monday afternoon Floyd County Commissioners canvassed the results from the November 8 election. The count, which started at 1:04

Floydada Community Thanksgiving Service set for Sunday

FLOYDADA – Floydada’s Ministerial Alliance is inviting all members of the Floydada Faith Community to come together Sunday evening for a time of worship and fellowship for the annual Community Thanksgiving service. The meeting will be held

Lockney Council taking steps to revamp downtown

LOCKNEY – Lockney City Manager Buster Poling has a vision for the downtown area, and it includes a new pavilion for the corner of Locust and Main streets. Poling and members of Lockney’s Economic Development Corporation have

Commissioners approve voter software purchase

FLOYDADA – Floyd County Commissioners have approved the next round of ‘tweaks’ to election and voter registration software just one week after residents went to the polls in the 2022 general election. On Monday commissioners approved contracting

Lockney’s Lucy Dean Record wins Golden Fiddle award

FORT WORTH – Already a member of a half dozen halls of fame, 98-year-old Lockney pianist Lucy Dean Record added another award to her shelf Friday night in Fort Worth, receiving the Cowtown Birthplace of Western Swing’s