68.6 F
Dumas, US
Saturday, May 25, 2019
Editor's Note: The Moore County Journal originally published this story in June. By Steve Ramos About 38 children die in hot cars each year, according to kidsandcars.org, and while it hasn’t happened yet in Moore County, it has come close. “We respond...
Two years ago, the Dumas City Commissioners voted against forming a committee to explore building a convention center, but another organization has picked up the project and recently met with an architectural firm to begin a discussion about what...
Above: Emergency Management Coordinator Tommy Brooks, sitting, and Tim Nicholson work on the software that will allow them to locate citizens who would need assistance during an evacuation. (Steve Ramos/Moore County Journal) Imagine your neighborhood has to be evacuated because...
Some Dumas sidewalks and lawns look like fall is already here with the number of elm leaves covering them. But it’s not the onset of an early autumn that’s causing the trees to lose their leaves, it’s an insect,...
The Moore County Food Pantry is gearing up for a food drive, and they’re adding four collection sites to make it easy for people to donate. The Moore County Commissioners Court gave the Food Pantry permission Tuesday to add the...
Making a "citizen's arrest" didn't turn out well for two men who took a juvenile into "custody" at knife point July 20. The Dumas Police Department reported that Ismael Puentes and Jorge Arredondo told police they captured a juvenile in...
This story has been updated. A Dumas police officer and a Moore County sheriff’s deputy each shot a dog Sunday that was loose and had charged them, according to a police report. At about 12:28 p.m. a police officer responded to...
Above: The 16 private golf-cart storage units at the Pheasant Trails Golf Course are in a state of disrepair, and a group of golfers have presented a proposal to the Dumas City Commission to build new ones. The Dumas City...
Above: Vandals have targeted the boxes attached to the front of the gas meters, destroying about 50 just this month. Dumas police officers are looking for cameras that might have caught the vandalism. The Dumas Police Department is investigating a...
Above: Moore County Hospital District CEO Jeff Turner, left, goes through his administrator's report Wednesday. Dr. Justin Corbin will practice in the Family Health Clinic. Student athletes will receive free physicals, courtesy of the Moore County Hospital District. MCHD CEO...
Dumas, US
moderate rain
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75.2 °
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