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Town Talk

Starting next week, the Friona Star will print a list of businesses and/or organizations that need to change the way they interact with the community. Call us at 250-2211 to inform us of changes that the public needs to know about. We will publish them in next week’s edition. Cancellations and postponements will also be listed on this website's front page.


Juan Carlos Vidaurri, President of the Bovina Chamber of Commerce, informed the Star that the Bovina Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet set for April 2nd will be postponed until a later date. All tickets that have been purchased are valid and will be honored. For more information, you can call (806) 236-8815.


Congratulations to the newly elected 2020-2021 FHS Cheerleaders. The Varsity members are: Nohemi Castillo, Yeslie Faudoa, Breanna Godinez, Yvonne Legarreta, Amy Montana, Kamryn Riethmayer, Rebecca Schlenker, Audry Trevino. The Junior Varsity members are; Mercedes Espinoza, Destini Fernandez, Janessa Garcia, Lizett Garcia, Makayla Ramos, and Ahtziri Soltero.


Congratulations to the Mighty Chieftain Band. They received the highest grades in Concert and Sight-Reading. They are truly #1. See photo on front page.


The One Act Play also had a great year. The cast and crew won Alternate Show to Bi-District. They also won the award for Outstanding Technical Crew. Zeke Garcia and Mariah Rivera also won individuals awards. Great job!!! See photo on front page.


Next week’s edition will include highlights from the Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet and an update on Friona Youth Sports. Stay safe.


The Skywarn Basic Spotter Training Event scheduled for March 26th in Bovina has been cancelled.


National Days

March 19 — Spring Begins

March 20 — Proposal Day

March 21 — Corn Dog Day

March 22 — Goof Off Day

March 23 — Puppy Day

March 24 — Cheesesteak Day

March 25 — Ag Day