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Wed
21
Jan

Conquered County

CLIFTON - In what often sounded like a political rally in the heat of an election campaign, Roger Williams, U.S. Representative for Texas’s 25th congressional district, made it clear that Republicans still had a lot of work to do as
the keynote speaker at the Bosque County Republican Club annual fundraiser held at the Bosque Arts Center Saturday night.
 
Wed
21
Jan

Dedication without pay

January is School Board recognition month, a time to thank the more than 7,300 locally elected leaders who deeply care about the success of all Texas children. Each year, the Texas Association of School Boards encourages education and
community leaders to show appreciation to these people for their unfailing commitment to the students in their charge.
 
Wed
21
Jan

Battleground Texas conquered

Lisa Payne, Miriam Wallace and Karen Thomasy, accompanied by Steve Watson on piano, deliver a rousing assortment of patriotic music at the Bosque County Republican Club annual fundraiser in the Bosque Arts Center last Saturday night.

By Brett Voss

 

In what often sounded like a political rally in the heat of an election campaign, Roger Williams, U.S. Representative for Texas’s 25th congressional district, made it clear that Republicans still had a lot of work to do as the keynote speaker at the Bosque County Republican Club annual fundraiser held at the Bosque Arts Center Saturday night. But then again, Republicans in Bosque County had plenty to celebrate about as well.
 
Wed
21
Jan

Harvey named to city post

Mayor Richard Spitzer congratulated the new City Administrator Pam Harvey during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

By Carol Spicer

 

Following an executive session at the end of the Clifton City Council meeting Tuesday, Jan. 13, a motion was made to remove the “Interim” City Administrator title and name Pam Harvey as City Administrator and City Secretary as of Feb.1, 2015, with a salary of $55,000. The motion was unanimously approved. During a discussion on authorizing a submission of the 2015-16 Texas Community Development Block Grant Program Application, Mayor Richard Spitzer said that if the city received any grant money it could be used for a number of things, including the possible use for water tower improvements as discussed, or for other water system improvements which may be needed.
 
Tue
20
Jan

CVFD elects new officers for 2015

By Carol Spicer

 

Clifton Volunteer Fire Department recently met for the annual election of officers for the coming year of 2015. The officers include Fire Chief Terry Boyle, first assistant chief David Snider and second assistant chief Patrick Wilson. Jerry McDougal is president, Eric Lemmons is vice-president, Carolyn Wilson is secretary/treasurer, with assistant Lynn Dahl.
 
Wed
14
Jan

Fond farewell to fire chief

By Simone Wichers-Voss
 
At the first Meridian Volunteer Fire Department meeting of 2015 last Thursday, Fire Chief Mike Walker announced his retirement after being chief for 14 years. “I have done this job for 14 years, and it is time for someone else to step up and take this position,” Walker said. “I’ve enjoyed it, but I want some more time to myself. It gets to being a full time job sometimes, with organizing training, applying for grants and such.”
 
Wed
14
Jan

Full agenda, full house at first Commissioners’ Court in 2015

By Simone Wichers-Voss
 
A courthouse full of visitors sat through a long list of agenda items presented in the 2015 first Bosque County Commissioners’ Court session Monday. On his first court day, newly elected Commissioner Precinct 4 Ronny Liardon was part of the gambit of subjects from approving payments, approving a movie location, setting holidays and discussions about an emergency services district.
 
Wed
14
Jan

Board certified

AUSTIN – The College of the State Bar of Texas congratulates Natalie Cobb Koehler on her selection to serve on its Board of Directors for a threeyear term. Koehler was elected at the College’s December board meeting. The College of the State Bar of Texas is an honorary society of lawyers who are among the best trained attorneys in Texas. Members are qualified attorneys who are interested in both high ethical standards and improved training for all Texas attorneys.
 
Wed
14
Jan

Sound & Fury signifying plenty

By Brett Voss
 
After taking a brief glimpse back at the year just experienced, we all tend to quickly look forward to things to come. And while 2014 remains memorable in many ways, anniversaries marked in 2015 will cause many of us to pause to consider the importance of events past, some poignant, some life-changing, and some bearing global significance.
 

 

Wed
14
Jan

Full day in court

By Simone Wichers-Voss
 
A courthouse full of visitors sat through a long list of agenda items presented in the 2015 first Bosque County Commissioners’ Court session Monday. On his first court day, newly elected Commissioner Precinct 4 Ronny Liardon was part of the gambit of subjects from approving payments, approving a movie location, setting holidays and discussions about an emergency services district.
 

 

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