Area Easter Egg Hunts

Area Easter Egg Hunts

The American Legion Post 90 and Squadron 90 of the Sons of the American Legion will be holding their annual Easter Egg Hunt Sunday April 21st beginning at 2:00 pm at the City Park.  Individuals wanting to assist in the hiding of the candy should be at the park by 1:00...
Higher Limits on USDA Farm Loans

Higher Limits on USDA Farm Loans

Higher limits now are available for borrowers interested in USDA’s farm loans, which help agricultural producers purchase farms or cover operating expenses. The 2018 Farm Bill increased the amount that producers can borrow through direct and guaranteed loans available...
Blizzard Blasts the Area

Blizzard Blasts the Area

Picture from the Kilgore area, where crews continue to battle to restore power. Courtesy of Mark Johnson. Valentine picked up somewhere around 7 inches of snow as of Thursday morning, but the blizzard warning remains in effect through Friday morning with up to an...
Cherry County Commissioners Meet

Cherry County Commissioners Meet

The Cherry County Commissioners met on Tuesday for a regular meeting.  A conditional use permit was approved for US Cellular to construct a new tower and a permit was also approved to rebuild the county communications tower south of Nenzel. The communication tower...
Region Braces for Midweek Storm

Region Braces for Midweek Storm

The latest from the National Weather Service on another potent storm system… still a large variance on snowfall amounts but a blizzard warning is in effect from 1 pm CT Wednesday, April 10th, through 5 am CT on Friday, April 12th. Confidence is increasing. The...
USDA Farm Service Agency Announcement

USDA Farm Service Agency Announcement

USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) today announced higher levels of coverage will be offered through the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP), a popular safety net program, beginning April 8, 2019. The 2018 Farm Bill also increased service fees and made...