Eastland Telegram

Rhama Carol Latson Maxwell, 82, of Abilene passed away on August 15, 2017 in Abilene, Texas.  

Cisco Press

Zane Brooks, 2017 Eastland High School graduate and 2017 Maverick Golf State Qualifier, made a hole in one during the Double Diamond High School Golf Benefit, held July 22 at Lakeside Golf Course.

The Rotary Club met for their weekly luncheon and special guest this past Thursday in the Big Dam Room inside the Myrtle Wilks Community Center.

The Texas Education Agency released accountability ratings for school districts across the state Tuesday, including a GREAT rating for Cisco High School.

Ranger Times

The Ranger Lady ‘Dogs competed in the Albany Lady Lion Volleyball tourney this past weekend. They played four games on Saturday in bracket play, winning one of the four games.

RANGER, TX – One Hundred years ago a major incident in Eastland County history set the stage for years to come. After a drought hit farmers in 1917, town leaders encouraged W.K.

Eastland County Commissioners’ Court must hold special meetings to approve payables in order to comply with Texas Statues as outlined in Attorney General Ken Paxton’s Opinion No.

RANGER– Mary H. Bott, 84 of Ranger, passed away Tuesday August 15, 2017 at her home in Ranger.  Services will be held at 10:00 a.m.

Rising Star

Work continues as crews are busy moving electric poles and cables before improvements to Hwy. 183 begins.

Meet the Teachers Night for Rising Star Elementary students and families will be Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided by the Rising Star PTO.

Kenneth R. Beeler, age 81 of Cross Plains, TX, passed away on Saturday, August 12, 2017. 

Gorman Progress

Due to lack of a quorum the August 17 Gorman City Commission meeting is postponed until Thursday August 24, 6:00 p.m..  Also a public hearing is scheduled on that day for 5:00 p.m.

Juanita Gladys Spence, 87, of Little Elm, TX, passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017.  She was born September 15, 1929 in Sipe Springs, TX to Arthur Newton and Effie Leeoda (Medart) Turner.  Juanita

The Gorman Lady Panthers began their 2017 non-district schedule with an appearance at the Albany Lady Lions Tournament this past weekend.

Maxfield Elementary School in Gorman will be hosting Meet the Teacher on Thursday evening, August 24th.


After two years the Eastland community has spoken by voting YES on Proposition 1 & Propostion 2  for the 2017 Eastland ISD School Bond Election.

Eastland County Today

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