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While students attending college were grounded at home to complete their studies for the Spring semester, many from Castro County pressed on to accomplish their goals.

With money from the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package, the USDA said it would provide up to $1 billion in loan guarantees to help rural businesses and farmers meet their working capital needs

Road Construction Continues

The highway project continues to move through Dimmitt along Hwy 385 N with crews putting in new drainage and getting roads read to pave.


Nazareth Spotlights Schilderink

Nazareth AmySchilderink has had a very active and successful high school career.

Nazareth Spotlights Hill

Nazareth senior Eric Hill is the true example of toughness and the Fighting Heart Award.

Nazareth Spotlights Schmucker

Nazareth April Schmuckerhas accumulated an impressive amount of State Medals over her high school career.


Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.

Are you sending out distress signals?

The LORD sees and hears.

“I called to the Lord in my distress,

and I cried to my God for help.

Editor’s Message

Property taxes are again squeezing home and landowners.

There is something wrong with having to pay the government to own property and live in a house YOU pay/paid for.


“I thank my God every time I remember you.

Planning a Garden

Bagley, Coulter exchange vows

Wedding vows were exchanged at 6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 2, by Miss Rebecca Jane Bagley and Cody Lane Coulter at Sparrow Beginnings in Stillwater, Oklahoma.



Willis A. Hawkins Jr, 95 of Castro County, entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 21, 2020. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 26 from 4 to 8 p.m.


Ramiro Martinez Esquivel, 77 of Dimmitt, Texas, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020 in Dimmitt.

Carlos (B.B.) Castillo Jr.

Carlos (B.B.) Castillo Jr. 51 of Dodge City, Kansas formerly of Dimmitt, Texas,passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2020 in Dodge City. Public viewing will be held on Saturday, May 16from 1 p.m.

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