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Haskell car show scheduled April 24

By Editor | April 14, 2021 | 0 Comments

From The News-Courier staff HASKELL—The Haskell County Knights Club’s annual car show is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 24 on the courthouse square here. Registration for entry in up to 20 categories will cost $20 and will start at 8 a.m. that day. Organizers indicated that more than 60 classic vehicles were…


By Editor | March 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Knox City Country Club April 3: Glowball Scramble May 31: Memorial Day Scramble June 5: Ladies Wild Hog Classic July 4: 4th of July Scramble Aug. 14: Ag-Oil Sept. 6: Labor Day Scramble Sept. 18: Shank ‘Em Scramble Oct. 2: Guys and Dolls Play days every Thursday thru Sept. 30 and third Sundays until October…

Gass, Key Announce Engagement

By Editor | March 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

The engagement of Makenzie Gass and Jonathan Key is being announced by the couple’s parents Dave and Angie Merrell of Graham; James and Angela Gass of Wichita Falls; and David and Carla Key of Munday. Makenzie is a graduate of Haskell High School and a graduate of Texas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree in…

Enel Green building Throckmorton project

By Editor | March 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Special to The News-Courier THROCKMORTON—Enel Green Power has started construction of Azure Sky Wind + Storage hybrid project in Throckmorton County. The 79 wind turbines will be combined with 137 MW of battery storage. “Texas has always been an energy leader, and now Throckmorton County will be home to an innovative plant that combines the…

New brush fire truck

By Editor | March 18, 2021 | 0 Comments
Sheri Baty/The Knox County News-Courier The new brush fire truck for the Knox City Volunteer Fire Department is proudly displayed in front of the Knox City Fire Department. Members of the KCVFD proudly stand in front of the new truck. The truck was acquired through a cooperative effort between KCVFD and the Texas A&M Forestry Service. Generous donations were received to assist in completing the acquisition.

Knox City Spring Fling set March 27

By Editor | March 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

From The News-Courier staff KNOX CITY—After missing last year because of the pandemic, the Knox City Spring Fling returns here Saturday, March 27 to the Knox City Community Center. More than 60 vendors will be showing their products, ranging from handmade jewelry to homemade candy, salsa and jelly, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. from…

Quilt show scheduled Saturday

By Editor | February 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

GOREE—Attendees at Saturday’s Cotton Pickin’ Quilt Show and Cooking Show in Goree will pick a Viewer’s Choice award from the up to 100 or more quilts on display from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Knox Prairie Center. Admission is $5. Door prizes will be given during the day. Organizers of Going for Greatness…

Only two boards will need elections

By Editor | February 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

By James McAfee Most of the Knox County boards will have no need for elections on May 1 as only the incumbents filed by the Feb. 12 deadline. Munday Consolidated Independent School did get an additional candidate in Michael Loper, who will join incumbents Keith Kuehler, Kevin Myers, and Pate Stewart for three positions. The…

Breakfast With Santa canceled

By Editor | November 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

From The News-Courier staff— MUNDAY—The Munday Church of Christ elders announced they decided to cancel Breakfast with Santa, scheduled for Dec. 6, because of safety precaution concerns related to COVID-19. The annual event where children and families could come for breakfast, visit with Santa and learn about crafts had been held for the past 10…

Thanksgiving meal canceled

By Editor | November 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

From The News-Courier staff— MUNDAY—The First Methodist Church of Munday announced that the traditional Thanksgiving feast has been canceled this year, another victim of the COVID-19 pandemic. The event has been held for the past eight years. It started as part of an outreach program for those alone at the holiday to enjoy a meal…