Optimist Ham Shoot Slated for Dec. 9

November 30, 2017

The Seminole Optimist Club will once again be hosting their “Ham Shoot” fundraiser on the afternoon of Saturday, Dec. 9, at the Gaines County Law Enforcement Shooting Range.

The event will begin at 11 a.m. and run until dark at the facility, located two miles west of U.S. Hwy. 62/385, on CR 216.…

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Annual Lighted Christmas Parade Slated for Dec. 14th

November 30, 2017

A Seminole holiday tradition will be held on the evening of Dec. 14, as the 27th annual lighted Christmas Parade will be hosted by the Gaines County 4-H Club, according to an announcement recently released by event organizers.

The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m.

For this year’s theme, as tabbed by Gaines County 4-H officials, is entitled “Whoville – How the Grinch Stole Christmas.”

Gaines County 4-H officials are currently taking registration for this year’s float entry/judging contest, with entry available at the Gaines County 4-H offices, located on the first floor of the Gaines County Courthouse, 101 S.…

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Cooler, Winder Tuesday Anticipated Locally

November 27, 2017

LUBBOCK — A cold front will sweep southward Tuesday into the South Plains and Permian Basin region with stiff northerly winds and temperatures dropping 30 or more degrees by late in the day in some portions of the region, according to forecast models released Monday afternoon by the National Weather Service.…

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Football: Seminole, Bushland Advance Tickets on Sale Locally

November 27, 2017

Advance tickets for this coming Friday’s Class 4A, Div. II Regional Semifinal between the Seminole Indians (11-1) and  Bushland Falcons (10-2)  will go on sale at 1 p.m. today (Monday) and will be on sale through 1 p.m. Friday, according to SISD Athletic Dept. officials.

Tickets in Seminole will be sold at the Seminole High School campus’ main office, Seminole Junior High School campus’ main office and the and the Seminole ISD Administration Office.

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Area Businesses, Entities to Observe Thanksgiving with Closures

November 21, 2017

All Gaines County and Seminole area- governmental entities will close their administrative operations this Thursday and Friday, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday.

According to officials with the Gaines County Courthouse, Seminole ISD, City of Seminole and Seminole Area Chamber of Commerce, their respective offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving.…

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Gaines Library to Host Needle Art Event Thursday

November 15, 2017

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TxDOT Working to Locate Utilities in Seminole

November 14, 2017

LUBBOCK — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has started work on a project to locate utilities on US 62/385 in the city of Seminole.

Contractor H.W. Lochner was scheduled to begin work Tuesday, according to a press release issued by TxDOT officials from the Lubbock regional office. The project limits begin at the US 62/US 180 intersection and continue north two miles.…

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SEDC: Workforce Training Courses Being Eyed in Seminole Through OC

November 13, 2017

In an effort to further develop the available workforce within the Seminole and Gaines County, the Seminole Economic Development Corp. has reached a “memo of understanding” with Odessa College for the possible offering of specialized training and workforce development education training.

If minimal enrollment requirements are met, courses could be held in the Seminole community as early as January 2018, according to SEDC officials in an announcement issued last week.…

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Football: Tentative Seminole Bi-District Playoff Information Released

November 6, 2017

A tentative Class 4A, Div. II Bi-District Play-off playoff between the Seminole Indians (9-1) and the Dalhart Golden Wolves has been slated for Thursday, Nov, 16, at 7 p.m. (CST) at Al Whitehead Field at Greyhound Stadium on the Campus of Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico.
Ticket prices and other specifics will be released later, according to information released by Seminole ISD Athletic Dept.…

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Volleyball: Class 4A, Region I Playoff Bracket, Parings — Oct. 30, 2017

October 30, 2017

Class 4A, Region I Volleyball Playoff Bracket, Parings

Andrews (W4) vs. San Elizario (F3), 6 p.m. Tuesday, Fort Stockton HS.

Pampa (R1) vs. Denver City (T2), 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Littlefield HS.

Fabens (W3) vs. Monahans (F4), 5 p.m. Monday, Marfa HS.

Levelland (R2) vs. Borger (T1), 7 p.m. Monday, Tulia HS.…

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