Taylar Fullen, Eastland FFA Grand Champion Market Hog

Brian Perry is recognized for his service of 16 years as the General Stockshow Superintendent.

ECT Staff Photo

Pastor Larry Roberts and the congregation of Daugherty Street Church of Christ invites everyone to an open house to share the bible in wall murals. Praise service will be Jan. 20th at 6 pm with guest speaker Jacob Hawk of Wichita Falls, Texas.

Photo by Bob Hickox

Brayden Rinehart, Eastland FFA Grand Champion Market Rabbit

Newly elected officials County Commissioner Martin Gohlke, County Commissioner Robert Rains, County Judge Rex Fields, Tax Assessor-Collector Andrea May, County Treasurer Christina Dodrill, Justice of the Peace Jon Glenn, County Clerk Cathy Jentho, District Clerk Tessa Culverhouse and Justice of the Peace Jesse Speer are shown with Chief Justice John Bailey (top row) who gave the Oath of Office to the officials in the 11th Court of Civil Appeals Wednesday morning, Jan. 2nd.

Photo by Bob Hickox

Eastland Telegram

In an effort to keep parents and community members informed, it is important to let you know Mr. Allen has resigned from Eastland ISD as the principal of Siebert Elementary.

David Bailey, President of

 First Financial Bank – Eastland


Cisco Press

Sean Grose

The Cisco City Council met in regular business this past Monday evening in the Council Chambers on Conrad Hilton Blvd. in beautiful downtown Cisco, Tx.

THANKS SLOWPOKE MARKET - One of the newest downtown faces, Joy Hedges of Slowpoke Farm Market (right), donated ham to the Cisco Senior Nutrition Program last week.

Submitted Photo

Be sure to join CSNP on Thursday, January 31st for our Senior Movie Matinee, 1 PM is showtime and the cost is $3 per person and includes popcorn and a drink.



At a regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Cisco Independent School District on December 19, 2018, the trustees voted to call an election May 4, 2019, for the purpose of electing one trus

Ranger Times

Meet Lane Rocky, the new manager of Shoppin’ Baskit in Ranger. He has been in the grocery business for seven years and comes to us from the Coleman Shoppin Baskit.

By Bob Hickox

Ranger ISD will hold an election for the Board of Trustees on May 4, 2019. The first day to apply for a place on the ballot is Wednesday, January 16, 2019.

RANGER – Make no mistake about, Ranger College men’s basketball head coach Billy Gillispie isn’t taking anything for granted over the next few weeks.

Ranger Middle/High


Honor Rolls

3rd Six Weeks


Rising Star


The first day to file for a place of the May 4, 2019 City of Rising Star General Election will be January 16, 2019.

After competing in the Albany Lions’ Holiday tournament after Christmas, the Rising Star Lady Wildcats resumed their District schedule.

Jordan Hampton (21) brings the ball down the court to begin the offense for the Lady ‘Cats vs. Three-way.

Jan. 11th

Boys & Girls vs. Lingleville @ Rising Star

Jan. 15th

Boys & Girls vs. Bluff Dale @ Rising Star

Jaxon Erler

Jaxon Erler is our Wildcat of the Week. Jaxon is in Kindergarten and he’s 5 years old. Jaxon is the son of Josh and Stephanie Erler. Is the youngest brother to Allen, Johnny and Allie. His favorite subject at school is Math because it’s good for you. At home, he likes to skateboard. His hobbies are skateboarding, playing football and playing t-ball. His favorite shows are “Deadpool” and “Spider-Man.” His teacher Mrs Keeling says that, “ Jaxon is a hard worker and always comes to school ready to learn.” Congratulations Jaxon!!

Gorman Progress

Ty Roper, Gorman FFA received Reserve Supreme Ewe


High School

Honor Roll

3 rd Six Weeks

COLLEGE STATION, Jan. 7, 2019 – Winter weather can be both uncomfortable and dangerous for pets that spend a majority of their time outdoors.

SAN ANGELO, TEXAS (01/03/2019)-- Angelo State University is pleased to announce the Dean's List for the 2018 Fall semester.


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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