Lady Cubs get win over Odessa

December 20, 2017

The Brownfield Lady Cubs gave their home crowd an early Christmas present in the form of a win on Tuesday over Odessa High.

Brownfield jumped out to an early lead in the game, running up a 14-4 advantage by the end of the first quarter.

They cooled a bit in the second frame, allowing Odessa to narrow the gap a bit, but maintained a lead heading into the locker room on top, 18-12, at the half.…

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County buildings getting new roofs

December 19, 2017

Hundreds of local roofs have been replaced or repaired in the months since a severe storm pounded the city with hail stones last spring.

Workers were busy this week atop the Terry County Courthouse, installing an entirely new roof on that local landmark.

In all, the county is replacing roofs on nine buildings, at minimal cost to local taxpayers.…

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Holiday Fire Safety Tips

December 19, 2017

Festive celebrations, flickering lights and winter greens are hallmarks of the holiday season, but they also present fire risks that can quickly turn this festive time of year into a devastating one.

Winter holiday fires by the numbers

Electrical distribution or lighting equipment was involved in two out of every five (40%) home Christmas tree fires.…

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Cubs rally for OT win

December 19, 2017

The Brownfield Cubs played like a yo-yo Friday night — up, then down, then back up again, then way down, before finally rallying late and forcing overtime against the Littlefield Wildcats.

In the end, Brownfield came away with the win, after clawing back from a nine-point deficit midway through the fourth quarter.…

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Races set for County offices

December 13, 2017

Filing for the 2018 Primary and General Election for Terry County races has ended.

Listed below are the candidates that filed, the parties they have filed with and the date and time they filed their Campaign Treasurer Appointments.

Drawings for ballot placement for the contested races will be held at noon Thursday at the Terry County Annex, 507 W.…

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Cubs land spots on All District rosters

December 13, 2017

Almost a dozen Brownfield Cubs were included on the All District rosters for their performances throughout the recently concluded 2017 Football season.

First year Head Coach Jeff Davis told the Brownfield News that all of the Cubs players named to the All District rosters are deserving of the honor.

“This is a great group of players and they worked hard all year,” he said.…

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Cats earn first place finish

December 13, 2017

Both Wellman-Union basketball squads were in the Loop Tournament over the weekend. The Cats kept their record of winning the Loop Tourney in tact as they posted a first place finish for the weekend.

The Lady Cats did not fair quite as well as they split four games in the tourney.…

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Lady Cubs defeat Lady Mustangs

December 13, 2017

The Brownfield Lady Cubs went to work in front of a packed house Tuesday night in Cub Gym, coming away with a convincing win over Midland Christian thanks to a dominant second half.

The Lady Cubs led, 8-5, after one and 17-11 at halftime.

But in the third quarter, Brownfield outscored Midland Christian, 17-4, to stretch their lead to 34-15 heading into the final frame.…

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BRMC: Roof work ahead of schedule

December 6, 2017

Work is nearing completion on a million dollar project to re-roof Brownfield Regional Medical Center’s vast main building.

The 65,000 square foot roof over the hospital’s single-story main structure has been completely renovated following a hail storm that struck the community in the Spring.

The work is being administered by JFerg Roofing of Lubbock at a cost of $1,006,296.88.…

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Farm Bureau scholarships available

December 4, 2017

High school and college graduations may be months away, but now is the time to starting thinking about applying for scholoarships, according to Mark Wilkes, Terry County Farm Bureau president.

Terry County students are encouraged to apply for more than $100,000 in Farm Bureau college scholarships offered on the local, district and state levels.…

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