Eastland Telegram

CISCO – Patsy Ruth McAfee, age 81, passed from this life, Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Abilene.  Services for Patsy will be 2 pm Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel, 411 S.

The Tolar Rattlers gave the Eastland Mavericks all they could handle for the first 3 quarters of the Mavs’ Homecoming game this past Friday evening.

Cisco Press

The Dublin Lions were spoken of as a much-improved football team since last season. The Cisco Loboes saw their improvements early but were able to make some adjustments.

The Queen and her court...Cisco College Homecoming Queen Valentina Bulhoes (center) with nominee and Cisco HS alum Hannah Stuart (left) and Sydney Tapia, a Wrangler Belle (right).

The Cisco City Council met last week on Tuesday, October 10, instead of the regular Monday due to the Columbus Day holiday.

The council discussed a variety of topics.

Ranger Times

Johnny Sanchez (4) maintains his balance with the use of his left hand to gain good yardage against the Perrin Pirates Friday evening.

Pumpkin Smash will be held Saturday, October 28th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park in Ranger.

RANGER – With final enrollment numbers in for Fall 2017, it’s official that Ranger College is continuing its tradition of growth.

Pictured (L-R) Dorothy Beames, Chad Roberts, and Rowena Butler.

Rising Star

The Rising Star Wildcats and Lady ‘Cats competed in the 1A District 15 Cross Country meet on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Eula High School.

The Rising Star Chamber of Commerce would like to thank everyone who came to our Octoberfest and Dance.

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Rising Star Class of 1967- Jill Junek, Willie Ezzell, Danny White, Trudi Wolf Long, Markie Cotton, Nancee Calaway, Karen Harris Rhodes, Gwen Eberhart, Pam Geye Hicks, Danny Schaefer, Don Claborn, a

Gorman Progress

The Lady Panthers of Gorman are beginning to wrap up their district schedule. They faced off against 1A Zephyr last Tuesday evening and then hosted 2A Hico this past Saturday.

The Desdemona Activity Center will again host the monthly Sewing Circle on Monday, October 23. Hours are 9:30AM - 4:00PM.

What’s going on in Economic Development in Gorman, Texas…

The Little Panther Awards assembly for the first six weeks of school was held October 11, 2017 in the auditorium of Maxfield Elementary School.


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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