Christmas Celebrations Begin in County

Siebert Singers help ring in the Holiday season at ‘One Starry Night’ Christmas Parade in Eastland Saturday evening.

Finley Foxes Donated to The Open Door

Eastland County Commissioners Andy Maxwell, Ronnie Wilson and Robert Rains are pictured Monday with the newly appointed Commissioner, James Crenshaw (2nd from left) and Judge Rex Fields (center).
Photo by Margaret Hetrick

END OF AN ERA!

Photo by Stephen Forester

Loboes’ Head Coach Brent West announced Monday that he was stepping down as head coach effective immediately. He will continue to be the athletic director for the program. West began at Cisco High School in 2001 and won only 2 games. He then turned the program around and made 5 state championship appearances in the next 12 years. He celebrated his 200th career win with the 2019 team just weeks ago in Anson. His Loboes have won 9 straight district titles and have won 54 consecutive district games. Cisco will be interviewing for the open position soon.

Eastland Telegram

Mike Lang dropped out of race the race for Tx. House District 60 and filed for County Commissioner in Granbury Monday.

Today, Monday December 9, during a ceremony in the Eastland County Courtroom, I, County Judge Rex Fields, appointed James Crenshaw as the County Commissioner for Precinct Two, filling the vacancy i

Finley Foxes Donated to The Open Door

Eastland County Commissioners Andy Maxwell, Ronnie Wilson and Robert Rains are pictured Monday with the newly appointed Commissioner, James Crenshaw (2nd from left) and Judge Rex Fields (center).
Photo by Margaret Hetrick

Amanda Clement of Cisco raised enough money to buy 23 Finley the Foxes for The Open Door in Cisco. Twenty-three local children will be blessed with Finley this Christmas.

Ranger College Upward Bound holds 2019 Winter Party

December Upward Bound winter party attendees

Ranger College Upward Bound students met for its 2019 Winter Party on Saturday at the Ranger campus, where they enjoyed a McDonald’s breakfast, followed by cookie-decorating.

Cisco Press

Elementary UIL teams Place 2nd in District

Our December Volunteer of the Month is Cookie Petree, Cookie has been delivering for CSNP for over 2 years and is a great asset to our volunteer program. You will not find anyone with a more caring heart than Cookie. Pictured with Cookie are her granddaughters Adley and Olivia.

Cisco Elementary School hosted UIL competitions this past Wednesday. There were talented kids from Cisco, Eastland, Bangs and Coleman on the CES campus from 2nd grade through 5th grade.

Cisco Celebrates Christmas

Submitted Photos

Cisco celebrated the Christmas holiday last weekend in several different ways. There were lots of kids and floats in the Lighted Christmas Parade.

CISCO GOODFELLOWS NEEDS YOUR HELP!

Melinda Busby and her daughter, Amerie, enjoy their Thanksgiving meal at the CHC. Over 300 meals were made (deliveries, carry out and dine in). Thanks to all who made this a GREAT success.

Photo by Stephen Forester

Goodfellows is still in need of assistance. Please consider donating early, as Goodfellows will be distributing on December 21st.

For the second consecutive year, a group of concerned churches and business entities are providing a FREE Christmas Day lunch to whomever needs one or wants to join them.

Ranger Times

Ranger Times

ST. Rita’s Catholic Church Christmas Festival Children of all ages and adults came out  to the Christmas Festival and Bingo at St. Rita’s Catholic Church in  Ranger on  Saturday afternoon and enjoyed  lots of fun games including a cake walk.
Photo by Sheila Hickox

You have probably heard the Christmas story: Baby born in a manager, wisemen and shepherds come to visit, angels sing.

Ranger Elementary To Hold Annual Christmas Program December 17th

The Ranger Elementary School K-4th grade will have its annual Christmas Music Program Tuesday, December 17th at 6:30 p.m.

Ranger Lions Club

Dr. Glenn Rogers, candidate for Texas House of Representatives, District 60, is shown at a Ranger Lions Club meeting

Dr. Glenn Rogers, candidate for Texas House of Representatives, District 60, met with members of Ranger Lions Club in November.

Ranger Elementary News

enjoying . s - mas Festival held Sat., Dec. 7th.

Photo by Sheila Hickox

We are pleased to announce our student for this week is Bobby Ray Maples!

Rising Star

RISING STAR REHAB NEWS

Our annual performance of A Christmas Story by the residents of Rising Star Nursing and Rehabilitation was this past Sunday.

EASTLAND AND STEPHENS COUNTIES – The Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) Brownwood District has begun winter weather preparations in Eastland and Stephens Counties as a cold front is expec

Higginbotham Building on north main Rising Star meet at 11 a.m. Senior Center meal $4.00 per person dine in or take out. Christmas meal will be Thursday, Dec. 19th. Guest speaker on Thursday.

RISING STAR NURSING AND REHAB NEWS

Pictured here is Mr. John Nelson getting ready to leave after a few days of Rehabilitation.

Gorman Progress

Santa and Mrs. Claus

Santa and Mrs. Claus came to Gorman and visited with lots of boys and girls Friday. Pictures were taken with Santa, yummy cookies and hot chocolate served, and fun was had by all. Thanks to the Chamber of Commerce for sponsoring this event.

Development Gorman Corporation Economic Dodd Report by Director Lori out for Submitted bids on drawings building 1 regarding . TCEQ ADA report bathroom for .

Well, how many of you made it through Thanksgiving and then attempting to go shopping for favorite sales on “Black Friday” or “Cyber Monday?”

SYLVESTER-- DORTHEA MARIE BERRY, 89, died Tuesday, December 10, 2019, in Carrollton.  Graveside services will be 2:00 Friday, December 13, 2019, at

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

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