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Town Talk

Public is invited to attend inspirational concert! The Panhandle chapter of The Singing Men of Texas® will be in concert at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 21 at the First Baptist Church in Friona. The event is free and everyone is welcome to attend. (more...)

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Monarch Butterfly Numbers Rise Dramatically
After years of decline, a Texas A&M researcher and butterfly advocate says the total population of monarch butterflies appears to be increasing.
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Beware of old cellphones

On Monday, March 18, 2019, the Parmer County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from what sounded like a very young female caller. The caller stated that she heard a noise and found her mother on the floor. The caller didn’t know her address and then the call was cut short for an unknown reason. Most 911 call centers will receive calls from children either playing with the phone or making an accidental call but this call seemed different. (more...)

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Friona Student wins Blue Ribbon

Tim Ally competed in the 2019 Agricultural Mechanics Show for FFA that was held recently in Houston. He is the first student from Friona to have an Ag Mechanics project in the Houston Show.. (more...)