Hounds return to playoffs against Spur

From The News-Courier staff The Knox City Greyhounds, champions of District 3-1A DI return to the playoffs after a one-year absence at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Guthrie against the Spur Bulldogs, the No. 2 seed in District 4-1A DII. For more on this story, read The Knox County News-Couier  this week, or subscribe to the…

Knox honors its veterans

James McAfee/The Knox County News-Courier—Knox veterans listen to Taps performed by Knox City High band. By James McAfee The Knox County News-Courier BENJAMIN—Knox County honored its veterans during a special ceremony here Monday morning at the Benjamin Ex-Students Building instead of the Knox County Veterans Memorial because of the weather. James McAfee/The Knox County News-Courier—…

Munday runners 8th,15th

From The News-Courier staff— MUNDAY—The Munday Mogulettes finished eighth with 186 points in the Class 1A state cross country race at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock last Saturday morning while the Moguls placed 15th with 314 points. For more on this story, read The Knox County News-Couier  this week, or subscribe to the pdf…

Aqua4All water station added

Special to The News-Courier— O’BRIEN— Communities Unlimited, Inc. unveiled the first of several new water bottle filling stations being installed as part of the Agua4All initiative at O’Brien Middle School Tuesday. For more on this story, read The Knox County News-Couier  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Knox County…

Texans approve nine amendments

From The News-Courier staff— Voters approved all but one of the 10 proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution in last Tuesday’s election. For more on this story, read The Knox County News-Couier  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Knox County News-Courier.

Area champions

Courtesy photo—Father John Perikomalayil of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in The Benjamin Lady Stangs show off the area volleyball trophy after beating Lingleville in four sets last week. (See story, pg. 6) For more on this story, read The Knox County News-Couier  this week, or subscribe to the pdf version online. ©Copyright 2019 The Knox…

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Mac’s View

Is America changing? It’s time for me to share part of a message from Ken Huber that first appeared in a Michigan newspaper and then on Facebook last week. What has happened to the land of the free and the home of the brave? America now seems to be the home of special interests and…

Financial Focus

Take greater control of your 401(k) If your employer offers a 401(k) or similar plan, you’ve got a powerful retirement-savings tool at your disposal. And yet, how well you do with your 401(k) depends greatly on your choices and actions. What steps can you take to maximize the benefits of your plan? For starters, be…

Benjamin News

By Gladene Green We had a beautiful weekend, but that all changed. The cold hit Monday and temperatures dropped to 20 on Tuesday. Maybe by Thanksgiving it will warm up a little and folks can enjoy a pleasant holiday. Everyone over our way was been very busy last week. The Historical Commission was preparing for…

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