Archive for May, 2010

Woodward joins Dickens County Judge’s race

The field of candidates for Dickens County Judge has grown to three for the November 2 General Election. Woody Woodward of Spur has joined the race as an Independent candidate and faces incumbent Lesa Arnold, Republican candidate, and Democratic Candidate Jeff Braly…
For more on this see the May 13 issue of The Texas Spur.

Jayton voters elect two new council members, one incumbent

Jayton voters elected two new city council members and reelected one incumbent Saturday, May 8 in the municipal election.
Lenora Stanaland was reelected to another term and is joined by two newcomers to the council, Doyle Lee and Kathy Smith. Incumbent Don Wayne Jones received 50 votes but was defeated in his bid for reelection. […]

Life is frustrating–Let’s weed the garden

We have had a wonderful, wet Spring which has led to beautiful flowers, but lots of weeds. As I drive the highways I notice that the weeds have gotten so tall they have obscured the roadside flowers. The same has occurred in my flower beds and gardens at home. In fact the size of the […]

Spur Swimming Pool not accepted for Pepsi grant project

If you want to vote for Spur Swimming Pool in the online Pepsi Refresh Project, you will have to wait at least until June 1 after the application submitted by Joyce Howze on behalf of the City of Spur was not accepted for May voting.
Many people went to the website last weekend […]

Spur Swimming Pool not accepted for Pepsi Refresh Project

I have been fielding questions from people who have gone online to vote for the Spur Swimming Pool in the Pepsi Refresh Project. I called the person who was submitting it, Joyce Howze of Spur, this morning to find out what happened. She told me it wasn’t accepted.
I’ll have more later. Check this week’s […]

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