NEWS


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Students of the month named
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Updated: 10:30 am. |    
Tillman County Sheriff’s Deputy dies
11:59 am |    
Local writer graduates
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Principal Pals

Community Calendar

Cameron University’s Office of Career Services has scheduled its 20th Annual Red River Career Expo for 12:30-3:30 p.m. Feb. 16 in the Aggie Recr...

February 16th, 2017 |  


New business opens in Frederick

New business opens in Frederick

Frederick has a new burger spot.Donna Lynn’s Cafe opened Nov. 5, 2016. The owners are Tony Hillmon and Donna Lynn Miller-Jennings.“The caf...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Locals compete in livestock show

Locals compete in livestock show

The Local Livestock Show was held on Feb. 3 at the Tillman County Fair Grounds. Animals shown were swine, sheep, goats and cattle.The judge for the ev...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Local students participate in choral festival

Local students participate in choral festival

Students from Frederick Elementary School and Frederick Middle School participated in the 2017 Circle the State with Song Choral Festival on Jan. 31 a...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Livestock auction raises nearly $80,000

The Tillman County Junior Livestock Show Trophy Auction was held on Jan. 30. The auction raised nearly $80,000.Mayor Eddie Whitworth offered a prayer ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Juvenile arrested for passing fake money

Juvenile arrested for passing fake money

Several fake $100 bills were passed around Frederick recently.Officer Robert Wallace with the Frederick Police Department was dispatched to Hop and Sa...

February 8th, 2017 updated: February 8th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


11:59 am |    
Senior night held
Frederick beats Commanche in first game of the season

Frederick beats Commanche in first game of the season

The Frederick Bombers opened their season hosting the Comanche Indians, who have been struggling through some unsuccessful seasons recently.The Bomber...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Lady Bomberslose to Warriorsin extra innings

The Lady Bombers traveled to Apache on Aug. 16 to take on the Lady Warriors in the second conference game of the season.Angeli Zuniga led off the firs...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Lady Bombers makegreat showing in I-40Classic tournament

On Aug. 12, the Lady Bombers traveled to Weatherford taking on the Lady Eagles for the first round of tournament play in the I-40 Classic.In the top o...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Flag football sign-up date approaching

Flag football sign-up date approaching

The Frederick Quarterback Club will begin sign-ups for flag football in late August. Teams will be chosen in September.The season will begin Oct. 1 an...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Youth football season slated

Youth football season slated

Bomber tackle football begins Sept. 10. The independent league coincides with the Quarterback Club season and is for ages 12 and under.It is a self-fu...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 9th, 2016. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


2:40 pm |    
Engagement

Birthday party

There will be a come and go birthday celebration honoring Francis Ayala 2-4 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of St. Helen’s Catholic Church,...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Blue baby shower slated

Britni (Hoover) and Matt Smith will be honored with a “blue” baby shower 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at the home of Amy Hensley, 7074B Lovejoy Lane i...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Local artist hosts sidewalk art class

Lynn Melton hosted a sidewalk art class Aug. 2-5 for middle school students.Melton is the Artist-In-Resident at Frederick Public Schools.The class was...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Pink baby shower slated

There will be a pink baby shower for Chris Arumugam and Alisha Franklin from 3-5 p.m. Sunday at the Civic Center.Special to the Press-Leader...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Arts council seeks chair artists

The Frederick Arts Council is looking for people who would like to “chair” the 44th Annual Arts and Action art show that will be held on t...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


9:50 am |    
Friends and sinners
A hand for a home

A hand for a home

A good friend of mine gave me some advice for my move back home. She told me I would be fragile from all of the growing and changing that I had experi...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Boys will be boys

Boys will be boys

I saw something at the grocery store today that I’m still shocked about. A mother was shopping with her two kids. The little boy was probably no...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Remember to be respectful

Remember to be respectful

I’m not a “sports mom.” I try to be, if any of my children play. I go watch their games, I take them to practices, but I know nothin...

December 29th, 2016 updated: December 29th, 2016. |  


We should all be friendlier

We should all be friendlier

I think my favorite thing about myself is my friendliness. I think it’s just my nature to go out of my way to be friendly, but I also learned fr...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Work together to stop bullying

Work together to stop bullying

Bullying is a huge issue. I’ve read in different news reports lately that it’s a new epidemic. But is it? I don’t think it is. Bully...

September 28th, 2016 |  


We have ideas for community involvement

We have ideas for community involvement

I’ve got a couple of little ideas, OK, let me be honest — that someone else came up with. He and she told them to me and gave me permissio...

September 28th, 2016 |  


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