Steve Ramos

Police respond to 3 reports of theft from Walmart

  Three people were cited for theft and another was arrested for theft after police responded to calls from Walmart’s loss prevention department. On Sept. 9, police issued a citation to Chrystal Thompson for theft under $50...

Dumas business receives $9K grant from DEDC

Above: A&A Electric Motor Service will receive a $9,000 grant from the Dumas Economic Development Corporation to buy equipment that will let them perform work they are currently outsourcing. The DEDC estimates the grant will...

Hospital district, Sherman County appraisal district part ways

When the Sherman County Appraisal District told the Moore County Hospital District it had until 5 p.m. on Monday to submit its 2015 approved tax rate or else it would have to find another collector,...

City Management 101 for commissioners: Read the financials

When Dumas received more than 25 inches of rain this year, it exposed a problem the Dumas City Commission has ignored for years: city expenditures have far exceeded revenues. Their boasts of having a low...

I haven’t sued anyone today and feel so unAmerican

I’m not feeling very American today. Not only have I not sued anyone, I haven’t even thought about suing anyone. How pathetically unAmerican is that? Even when the TV ads from the Strong Arm interrupted...

A-1 Auto Care is known for quality service — and its signs

Above: James "Sweetie" Green, owner of A-1 Auto Care Inc. recently received a 5-star rating for customer satisfaction and service. Green also is famous for the messages and jokes he posts on the sign in front...