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Texhoma schools to start at 10:00 a.m., Thursday March 5

March 4, 2015

Texhoma schools to start at 10:00 a.m., Thursday March 5

Local schools delays and cancellations for March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015

Local school closings and delays for March 4, 2015:
Hardesty, Hooker, Tyrone and Turpin schools will not have classes.
Texhoma Schools have 10:00 a.m. start due to weather

OPSU cancels Wednesday, March 4th classes due to impending weather conditions

March 3, 2015

In anticipation of snow and ice forecast for tomorrow, OPSU will be closed on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. No classes and offices will be closed.

National Weather Service Weather Advisory

March 3, 2015

CIMARRON, TEXAS, BEAVER, DALLAM, SHERMAN, HANSFORD, OCHILTREE, LIPSCOMB.
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOISE CITY, KEYES, GUYMON, BEAVER, FORGAN, DALHART, STRATFORD, SPEARMAN, GRUVER, PERRYTON,
BOOKER, HIGGINS, FOLLETT.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM CST WEDNESDAY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LIGHT SNOW, SLEET, AND FREEZING
DRIZZLE, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM CST
WEDNESDAY.

* A MIX OF LIGHT SNOW, FREEZING DRIZZLE, AND POSSIBLY SLEET

Leaving the Lights on for Asa

March 3, 2015

According to the Pink Heals - Oklahoma Panhandle Chapter:

Commissioners approve contracts, unseal gravel bids

March 3, 2015

During the weekly meeting of the Texas County Commissioners, a rental service contract with AmeriPride was reviewed, and bids for gravel and washed rock were unsealed for consideration.
County Clerk Marcia Hollingshead noted the original terms of the agreement with AmeriPride for rental services with Texas County and laundry services for Texas County Emergency Management called for a 16-month contract. Hollingshead informed AmeriPride representatives a contract can only be for 12 months, renewable at the next fiscal year. Corrections were made to change the agreement to a 12 month contract.

North Park fifth grade has ‘fair’ amount of fun

March 2, 2015

When it comes to one of the first lines in teaching students about health and safety, North Park Elementary steps up, offering an annual health fair for fifth grade students to hear from representatives from several organizations.
“Every year I have a health fair here at North Park and I have different vendors come in,” North Park Physical Education teacher Kim Costilla said. “(They) talk about health and safety for children.”

Early area school dismissals for Friday, February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015

Texhoma, Hooker, Goodwell, Hardesty and OPSU will be letting out at 1:00 p.m., Guymon schools and Northridge Christian School will be letting out at 1:30 p.m.

CEO continues to develop marketing plan for MHTC

February 26, 2015

Memorial Hospital of Texas County CEO David Rasmussen has put in long hours of work toward many aspects of improvement in respect to operations, including a marketing plan to share with Guymon and surrounding communities. Aspects of the plan include stories of better care and services for patients entering the doors of MHTC and its clinics is on the list of items Rasmussen offered before the Board of Control at Tuesday evening’s meeting.

Board of Control discusses accounts cleanup, Hooker clinic

February 25, 2015

The Memorial Hospital of Texas County Board of Control gathered Tuesday evening to discuss hospital business and hear on progress made in financial matters pertaining to hospital operations.
During the meeting, board member Buddy Holbert noted the need for some cosmetic work to the Hooker clinic. An opportunity to avail the clinic of volunteers willing to assist has presented itself, partially addressing the lack of funds MHTC currently faces to take care of such matters currently.

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