Gaines, Andrews Retired Teachers Group Donates Books

March 13, 2018

The local unit of Texas Retired Teachers Association recently donated over 100 books to the Andrews Life Center.  This past year many generous contributions were made by Andrews and Seminole retired school employees (AGRSEA) for the Children’s Book Project.  

Project Chairman Debbie Burnett made the presentation, emphasizing the pleasure of the group, being able to share the joy and importance of reading with young parents.  Life Center director Betty Yarbrough expressed her appreciation for such generous gifts for their clients.…

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Seminole Garden Club Hosts February Regular Meeting

March 13, 2018

The Garden Club meeting took place at the Community Chapel, Doss Foundation, on February 21 at 11:45 a.m.

The program began with the history of the favors. It was explained that guests usually take a favor as they leave a festivity.

Party guests favors consisted of silk laced rose bags with rice, net bags which contained colored candy, mints, a slice of cake, cookies, plastic toy goodie bag and later they received a thank you card.…

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McCullough, Boyd to Wed in May 27 California Ceremony

March 13, 2018

Robert and Zhana McCullough of Georgetown, California and James and Dodie Boyd of Seminole take this opportunity to announce the engagement of their children, Rebecca McCullough of Walnut Creek, California and Eric Boyd of Seminole.

The couple will wed May 27, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in Georgetown, California with John Fitch officiating the ceremony.…

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Consumers Urged to Be Conscientious if Purchasing Live Animals for Easter

March 13, 2018

Bunnies, chicks, and ducklings are often associated with spring and newness of life.  Over the years they have also become much requested Easter gifts.

Despite their popularity many end up in animal shelters once children tire of their cute, little new pets. That’s why many animal welfare advocates and humane societies advise sticking to chocolate, in the strongest possible terms, and others encourage educated, responsible rabbit and chicken adoption during the Easter holidays.…

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Practice Makes Perfect for Seminole High Artist

March 1, 2018

Seminole High School junior Victoria Lujan has qualified for state competition in the Texas Art Education Association (TAEA) 2018 Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE).  This year Lujan is the only Seminole HIgh student whose work will vie for a golden seal in the TAEA event set for April 27-28 in San Marcos.…

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What’s New on Netflix for March 2018

February 28, 2018

What is Coming to Netflix in March 2018

March 1st
    300 (2006)
    21 Thunder (Season 1)
    2307: Winter’s Dream (2016)
    Adel Karam: Live from Beirut (2018) Netflix Original Standup
    Adventureland (2009)
    Algo Muy Gordo (2017)
    Alpha and Omega (2010)
    Battle Drone (2017)
    Beerfest (2006)
    Casino (1995)
    Cruel Intentions (1999)
    Cruel Intentions 2 (2000)
    Cruel Intentions 3 (2004)
    Deathgrip (2017)
    Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
    Ghostbusters (1984)
    Ghostbusters II (1989)
    Gridiron Gang (2006)
    Guess Who (2005)
    Hostage (2005)
    I Am Number Four (2011)
    I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (2007)
    Jackass: Number Two (2006)
    Land Gold Women (2011)
    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: The Eighteenth Year
    Martian Child (2007)
    Moon (2009)
    People Like Us (2012)
    Revolutionary Road (2008)
    Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
    The Brothers Grimm (2005)
    The Bucket List (2007)
    The Descent (2005)
    The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
    The Experiment (2010)
    The Fifth Estate (2013)
    The Gift (2015)
    The Lazarus Project (2008)
    True to the Game (2017)
    Untraceable (2008)
    Up in the Air (2009)
    Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
    Women at War 1939-1945

March 2nd
   B: The Beginning (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime
   Girls Incarcerated (Season 1) Netflix Original
    Flint Town Netflix Original Documentary
    Ladies First Netflix Original Documentary
    Les Affames Netflix Original Movie
    Malena Pichot: Estupidez Compleja
    Natalia Valdebenito: El Especial

March 4th
  Expedition China (2017) Disney Early Release
    The Joel McHale Show With Joel McHale (Episode 3) Netflix Original

March 5th
     F*&% the Prom (2017)
    The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes (Season 1)
    Voltron: Legendary Defender (Season 5) Netflix Original Series

March 6th
    Borderliner (Season 1)
    Gad Elmaleh: American Dream
    Benji (1974)
    For the Love of Benji (1977)

March 7th
    Aftershock (2012)

March 8th
    Marvel’s Jessica Jones (Season 2) Netflix Original
    Bad Guys: Vile City (Season 1)
    Ladies First (2017)

March 9th
    Love (Season 3) Netflix Original Series
   Trolls: The Beat Goes On (Season 2) Netflix Original Series
   Collateral (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
    My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman: Malala Yousafzal Netflix Original
    Nailed It (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
    The Outsider (2018) Netflix Original Movie

March 10th
   Septiembre, Un Llanto En Silencio (2017)

March 12th
    Kygo: Live at the Hollywood Bowl (2016)
    Troy: The Odyssey (2017)
    Children of the Whales (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime

March 13th
  Ricky Gervais: Humanity Netflix Original Standup
    Terrace House: Opening New Doors – Part 1 Netflix Original
    Stretch Armstrong: The Breakout (Season 1) Netflix Original

March 15th
    Jackass 3.5: The Unrated Movie (2011)
    Power Rangers Ninja Steel: Season 1
    Tabula Rasa: Season 1
    The Hollywood Masters: Season 2

March 16th
    Benji (2018) Netflix Original Movie
    On My Block (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
    Wild Wild Country Netflix Original Documentary
   Take Your Pills Netflix Original Documentary
    Edha (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
   Spirit Riding Free (Season 4) Netflix Original Series
    The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter (2018)

March 19th
    In Search of Fellini (2017)

March 20th
     The Standups (Season 2) Netflix Original Series
    100 Years: One Woman’s Fight for Justice (2016)

March 21st
    Conor McGregor: Notorious (2017)

March 23rd
   Game Over, Man!…

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Baker Feted with Baby Shower

February 15, 2018

A baby shower in honor of Lacey Baker, was held February 10, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the home of Stephanie Stone.

The honoree was attired in a black knit floor length dress topped with a corsage of delicate, pink sweetheart rosebuds tied with white lace and pink and gray elephant ribbon.…

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Retired School Employees Group Hosts Yarbrough in Recent Meeting

February 15, 2018

Members and guests of Andrews and Gaines Counties Retired School Employees met recently at the Andrews Country Club for a delicious buffet luncheon and business meeting.  

After dining from the variety of fresh vegetables, choices of meat entrees, and cleverly crafted desserts, President Darlene Peel welcomed everyone.

Guest speaker Sara Yarbrough, director of the Rainbow Room for several local and  surrounding counties, then gave the program, explaining the purposes and functions of that distribution site.  She detailed recent statistics about those being served in various ways through the items collected.  Through local drives for coats, school supplies, toys, hygiene and other personal care items, assistance is given to those in foster care, making a huge impact in our community for those in need.…

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‘May I Have this Dance?’

February 13, 2018

Seminole Elementary School Tribal Council’s Father, Daughter Event a Huge Hit

Girls of all ages and sizes in fancy dresses and tiaras; dads decked out in boots, cowboy hats, and suits, and they are moving and grooving to anything from Bruno Mars to George Strait.

This was not a scene from a Disney movie or  Nickelodeon video.…

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AP Report: 11.8M Customers Register for Obamacare

February 8, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it the political equivalent of a death-defying escape: former President Barack Obama’s health care law pulled in nearly 11.8 million customers for 2018, despite the Republican campaign to erase it from the books.

An Associated Press count found that nationwide enrollment was about 3 percent lower than last year.…

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