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Dumas, US
Monday, April 22, 2019
By Steve Ramos The 7 inches of rain that have fallen over Dumas so far in May have nourished the growth of vegetation, creating a lushness not seen in the area for several years, thanks to a tenacious, record-breaking drought. But it...
Above: Mayor Pro Tem Dr. David Bonner, Moore County Attorney Scott Higginbotham and Dumas Mayor Pat Sims look at a map that shows a proposed relief route. There were only 16 people to witness it, but the Dumas City Commission...
Editor's Note: The Journal doesn't have information about the punishment the students received in municipal court, but we will update the story Monday when the court opens. A Dumas Junior High student is facing felony charges after he took prescription...
Above: Construction of the 100-foot by 90-foot hangar at the Moore County Airport is nearing completion. The Moore County Health Foundation will hold its fundraiser, The Harvest, there in August. Moore County Airport’s new hangar will have something of a christening...
The Dumas Police Department reported the following: May 25 1300 block of Beard. Officers responded to reports of gunshots. Their investigation revealed they came from the Memorial Day Service at McDade Park. 100 block of Cherry. Officers responded to a report of...
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...
A Moore County resident was diagnosed with tuberculosis and is cooperating with health officials and receiving treatment, according to Moore County Emergency Management Coordinator Tommy Brooks. Brooks reported that local officials met Wednesday with the Texas Department of State Health...
Police officers must get awfully bored driving around for hours keeping our streets safe. This officer keeps himself amused by lip synching to Taylor Swift. No doubt, his fellow officers were more amused when they reviewed his dash cam. https://youtu.be/8XFBUM8dMqw
Above: TxDOT Director of Transportation, Planning and Design Gus Khankarli, right, met with several people from Dumas to discuss projects that could relieve Dumas' traffic problems. From right, Dumas City Commissioner Justin Willis, Moore County Judge Rowdy Rhoades and...
Photos Courtesy Dumas Police Department Conflicting stories during a traffic stop alerted a Dumas police officer and prompted an investigation that landed an Oklahoma City man in jail on charges of possession of 18.8 pounds of marijuana and 640 grams...
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