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Veterans Day Ceremony Slated for Nov. 11 at Gaines Veterans Memorial

October 19, 2017

A Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. on Veterans Day — Saturday, Nov. 11 — at the Gaines County Veterans Memorial, according to local event organizers in information recently provided to the Seminole Sentinel.

Texas Dist. 83 State Representative Dustin Burrows (R-Lubbock) will serve as the guest speaker in the event, which is open to the general public.…

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2017 Seminole Chamber Banquet Slated for Nov. 15

October 19, 2017

Wednesday, Nov. 15 has been tabbed as the official date of the Seminole Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Membership Banquet, in a release of information this week.

This year’s program, entitled “The Changing Seasons of Seminole,” will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gaines County Civic Building in Seminole.…

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Citizen, ‘Keenager’ of the Year Nominations Sought by Chamber

October 16, 2017

The Seminole Area Chamber of commerce is currently seeking nominations for the 2017 Citizen and Keen-Ager of the Year awards.  

Nominations are due in writing by 5 p.m. on Nov. 3, according to a recent press release issued by the CoC.  

Nomination forms can be obtained by visiting the Seminole Area Chamber of Commerce’s office, located at 119 S.E.…

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NWS: Cold Front Anticipated to Pass Late Saturday, Early Sunday

October 13, 2017

After a recent round of above-average temperatures on Thursday and Friday of this week, another fall cold front is anticipated to roll through the West Texas and southeastern New Mexico region late Saturday and early Sunday morning.

A front which could bring another chance of precipitation to the region, according to the latest forecast models from the National Weather Service’s Midland and Lubbock regional offices.…

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Gaines Friends of the Library’s Annual Fall Book Sale Slated Next Week

October 13, 2017

The Friends of the Gaines County Library System will be hosting their annual Fall Book Sale this coming Thursday through Saturday, at the Gaines County Civic Building in Seminole.

All items in this year’s sale have been donated to the Gaines County Library system within the last year, with over 8,000 books and movies available for purchase.…

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Seminole ISD Gifted, Talented Nomination Applications Currently Available

October 3, 2017

Nominations for Seminole ISD’s 2017 Gifted and Talented program are currently being accepted and will continue through Nov. 2, according to school officials.  

Professional and parent nomination forms are available in a folder in the front office of each Seminole ISD campus.  Parent nomination forms are in English, German, or Spanish translations.…

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Seminole EMS Hosting Smoked Turkey Fundraiser

October 2, 2017

The Seminole EMS is hosting a smoked turkey fundraiser, with just 160 turkeys available, according to information recently provided by the local medical service.

Turkeys are available for $35 a pice and orders can be taken by contacting the Seminole EMS office at (432) 758-8816.

All turkeys must be picked up by 7:30 p.m.…

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At least 50 killed as gunman opens fire at Las Vegas concert

October 2, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A gunman perched high on the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas Strip casino unleashed a shower of bullets down on an outdoor country music festival below, killing at least 50 people and wounding more than 200 as tens of thousands of frantic concert-goers screamed and ran for their lives, officials said Monday.…

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SHS: ‘Pink Out’ Shirts Available for Order; ‘Pink Out’ Game Slated for Oct. 20

September 28, 2017

Shirt orders are currently being taken ahead of the 2017 Seminole Indian “Pink Out” game, according to information provided by the Seminole High School campus earlier this week.

Shirts, available in youth and adult sizes — through Adult 2X — are $16 each and can be ordered at the following web address: https://seminoleisd.revtrak.net/Seminole-ISD-Campus-Fees-3/Seminole-High-School/High-School-Cheerleading/

Adult 3X shirt sizes will cost an additional $2 extra.…

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ABC’s Quinones to Speak at Upcoming CASA Event

September 26, 2017

MIDLAND — CASA of West Texas, The Midland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Chevron are proud to sponsor and invite the public to attend An Evening with John Quinones.  

The free community program will be held on the evening of Oct. 7 at the Golf Course Church of Christ, 3500 West Golf Course Road.  The doors will open at 5:30 p.m.…

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