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Dumas
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Above: Dumas ISD Board Trustees, Brandon Skipworth, left and Brent Clark consider a Level III grievance filed by the parents of a DHS student who wants to play football but whose hair length doesn't comply with the athletic handbook...
Above: The Dumas City Commission approved a resolution supporting the expansion of the Moore County Hospital District. MCHD CEO Jeff Turner said the district is applying for a direct loan from the USDA with a fixed 3.125 percent interest...
Above: Five men escaped U.S. Border Patrol custody in Dumas on Thursday, but the Dumas Police Department wasn't notified until four hours later. One man was captured in Dumas, but the other four men remain at large. Only three...
Above: Dumas Police Officer Hamilton. Dumas Police Officer Hamilton received the Life Saving Award on Tuesday for stopping the profuse bleeding of a person with a self-inflicted wound. The distinction is given to officers who perform an exemplary act which directly...
A 14-year-old rolled a Toyota 4Runner on Saturday in the 1700 block of Madison Lane. The Dumas Police Department reported the juvenile was doing donuts in the cul-de-sac when he rolled the vehicle. He fled the scene. When police...
Above: The railroad crossing on Highway 287 north of Dumas has deteriorated to the point that it is dangerous, Justices of the Peace Barbara Mulanax and Sue Sims said. They contacted TxDOT and BNSF Railways, telling them they want...
Above: Jonathan Zerby plays a video Leah Kimbrell developed that shows a rendering for the Greg Smith Memorial Park. Kimbrell graduated from Sunray High School and is majoring in landscape architecture at Texas Tech University. The Greg Smith Memorial has...
Above: Joseph Santaniello is in a Tennessee jail on a Moore County warrant for impersonating a federal officer. (Photo courtesy Mobile Patrol) Impersonating a federal agent landed 61-year-old Joseph Santaniello in jail after U.S. Marshalls arrested him in Tennessee on...
Above: Recent rains have raised water levels at Lake Meredith to 53 feet. The lake was at 26 feet in 2013, a record low. It is news to saturate the heart of every parched Texan with relief. After several years...
Four days after the city of Dumas fired Code Enforcement Officer Holly LaFever, the city’s finance director resigned. LaFever was fired June 20, and finance director Dottie Crockett resigned June 24. “I turned in my resignation Tuesday, and it was...