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Patricia Augusta (Beauchamp) Brooks, 1939–2022

PADUCAH—God’s creative hand sent forth the life of Patricia Augusta (Beauchamp) Brooks, born August 1, 1939 at home in the Delwin community in Cottle County, Texas, to Aubrey Lee and Theola White Beauchamp. God called Patricia home on May 30, 2022 from her home in Paducah. She fought breast cancer bravely for two years and was on hospice care the last 10 days of earthly existence.
PADUCAH, TX
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First Alert: Severe thunderstorm watch eastern areas until 10 p.m.

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - The Storm Prediction Center has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. for eastern parts of the South and Rolling Plains, areas shown in green below. This includes Briscoe, Hall, Floyd, Motley, Cottle, Crosby, Dickens, King, Garza and Kent counties. The watch is where severe...
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MEMORIAL MONDAY

MEMORIAL MONDAY Crosses were placed on lawn of Cottle County courthouse in Paducah, Texas, in memory of those fallen in the service of their country — with flags at half-staff in remembrance of those killed more recently. | CAPROCK COURIER.
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TX WFO LUBBOCK Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO LUBBOCK Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Tuesday, May 31, 2022. The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a. * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Childress County in the Panhandle of Texas... Northeastern Cottle County in northwestern Texas... * Until 1000 PM CDT. * At 853 PM CDT, a...
LUBBOCK, TX
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Video: Tornado confirmed in Cottle County

AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) — There were two tornado warned storms on May 4. One in Cottle County and the other in Collingsworth County. There was a confirmed tornado near Dumont, south of Paducah. Storm Search 7 Storm Chaser Kyle Davies captured video of a dusty tornado moving through rural parts of the county. That tornado was on the ground for approximately three minutes, according to Davies.
COTTLE COUNTY, TX
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Tornado spotted in Cottle County

DUMONT, Texas (KVII — A tornado warning was issued at 6 p.m. for southern Cottle County after a tornado was spotted on the ground near Dumont. Storm Search 7 Storm Chaser Kyle Davies caught the twister on camera. So far, there are no reports of any damage. If you...
COTTLE COUNTY, TX
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Thursday Forecast: Critical fire conditions

AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) - After a cold start, conditions today will be sunny with afternoon highs in the middle 70s. FIRE WEATHER WARNINGS will be in effect again today for all but Hall, Childress, & Cottle counties from 2-8PM CDT. Winds will gust to 45 MPH from the SW. Everyone is encouraged to avoid activities that could start a fire today and tomorrow.
AMARILLO, TX
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Cottle Co. takes step towards solar project

Cottle County commissioners voted in their regular meeting of March 14, 2022 to approve a 10-year tax abatement for Innovative Solar projects 144 and 145 near Paducah. Innovative Solar is a division of VivoPower (NASDAQ:VVPR), an Australian-based company with offices and employees in Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, the Philippines, the U.S. and the U.K. VivoPower has begun rebranding its U.S…
COTTLE COUNTY, TX
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Cogdell wins Briscoe Co. judge; Holloway keeps Cottle Co. office

On ballots where many Texas state and local offices this year will essentially be determined at the primary level, voter turnout was robust throughout precincts in this newspaper’s coverage area. Two county judges’ seats are among the most important to voters on a local level. In unofficial returns provided Tuesday night by the Briscoe County Clerk’s office, Rank Cogdell has emerged at the top…
BRISCOE COUNTY, TX
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Developments in downtown Paducah, Childress picking up momentum

If you’ve been to Paducah lately, you know things are happening there. Cottle County’s Bi-Centennial Library moved into its newly renovated location on the courthouse square. A new coffee shop and a new quilt shop have opened downtown. In the fall of 2021, First United Bank, one of the Panhandle’s largest group of banks, acquired a local bank and now has a location in Paducah. But one of the…
PADUCAH, TX
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Early voting more robust in Caprock Country counties with contested races

Early voting was a bit more intense in Briscoe County and Cottle County than other Caprock Country counties. Contested races for county judge in Briscoe and Cottle counties and a contested justice of the peace race in Briscoe County might have brought out voters in larger numbers in those two counties than the other Caprock Country counties. Here’s the early voting count by county (figures are…
BRISCOE COUNTY, TX
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Cogdell wins Briscoe Co. judge; Holloway keeps Cottle Co. office

On ballots where many Texas state and local offices this year will essentially be determined at the. primary level, voter turnout was robust throughout precincts in this newspaper’s coverage area. Two. county judge’s seats are among the most important to voters on a local level. In unofficial returns...
COTTLE COUNTY, TX
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STOCK SHOWS

STOCK SHOWS Stock shows will spotlight the talents of Caprock County youth all month long. Last weekend were stock shows in Briscoe and Cottle counties. This weekend is King County and next weekend will be Motley County. In our last edition in January The Caprock Courier will showcase the winners from every stock show. | COURTESY PHOTOS.
BRISCOE, TX
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Paducah to hold New Year’s Eve dance to celebrate 75 years on the VFW’s wooden floor

The best place to cut a rug in Paducah, Texas, for the past three-quarters of a century has been the wooden dance floor at the Veterans’ Memorial Building. Located to the northeast of the Cottle County Courthouse square and built in 1946, this VFW hall is a contributing property to the Cottle County Courthouse Historic District, which was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in…
PADUCAH, TX
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First United Bank celebrates acquisition of Cottle, Childress locations

CHILDRESS—Plainviewbased First United Bank hosted a ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony Friday, October 15, 2021, at its downtown location on North Main Street in Childress, formerly First Bank and Trust of Childress. First United Bank acquired First Bank and Trust August 31. Childress Chamber of Commerce executive director Susan Leary introduced First United executives on a beautiful fall…
CHILDRESS, TX
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First United Bank celebrates opening in Cottle, Childress counties

The board of directors of Plains Bancorp, Inc., parent company of First United Bank, have announced that in celebration of the firm’s acquisition of First Bank and Trust of Childress, First United Bank will host a ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, October 15, 2021. The celebration will take place at First United Bank located at 301 North Main St in Childress,…
CHILDRESS, TX