Hundreds of people strolled through downtown Lamesa for much of the day Saturday, weaving through all types of autos filling the streets on three sides of the courthouse square.
Local residents and everyone else in the 806 area code for telephones and similar devises will soon need to start including the area code even when dialing local numbers.
The Chicken Fried Steak Festival just isn’t a party without a cook-off to see who can come up with the best recipe for the native dish.
Drug usage is being blamed as the cause of a fire which destroyed an abandoned house and kept local firefighters busy for about three hours early Saturday morning.
COVID-19 isn’t disappearing from Dawson County just yet.
Total – 1,729
The following were among the many calls received recently by the Lamesa Police Department:
Three days after Isaac Elias Rosales celebrated his third birthday last week, he was in surgery to repair a hole in his heart.
Work is expected to begin within the next couple of weeks on construction projects at the Klondike school that are being funded by $8 million in bonds approved by the district’s voters last November.
Officials with the Lamesa Area Chamber of Commerce are inviting everyone to bring your appetites and anything with wheels to the upcoming Chicken Fried Steak Festival dinner and parade.