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NewsTown Talk

The City of Friona is moving forward with construction of a new EMS building located at 604 East 11th. Work is scheduled to begin shortly and should be completed near the end of the year. Local officials who took part in the ground breaking ceremony included: (l-r) Lee Davila, City Manager; Chris Alexander, Chamber of Commerce, Executive VP; Jeannie Martin, EMS Director; Brent Loflin, Alderman, Jeff Stowers, Alderman; Alan Monroe, Alderman; Greg Lewellen, Alderman/Mayor Pro Tem, Ricky White, Mayor, Jack Smith, ER Doctor/EMS Medical Director; Gayla Quillin, Parmer Medical Center Administrator, Bruce Fleming, Alderman.


Back Row (l-r) Carter Gilley, Foster Gilley, Aubree Bunker, Dieter Ally, Adriana Ortiz-Carrillo, Eli Robledo, Front Row (l-r) Stevie Herring, Porter Gilley, Charlie Herring. Each Thursday local volunteers meet at 4:30 p.m. at the Friona United Methodist Church to assemble 73 Snack Paks to be distributed to the Primary, Elementary, and Junior High Schools. Approximately 8 students at High School take part in the Snack Shack program. You can help by attending Hi-Pro’s 5th Annual benefit this Saturday. See details above.

Town Talk

Mercedes Williams and the other marvelous ladies of the Catholic Church are putting their cooking skills to work. Enchiladas, tacos, beans, rice, chips (donated by Leal’s), salsa, and homemade desserts! All to benefit the building fund for Parmer Paws. Come support us and enjoy a meal that you don’t have to cook! Takeouts available. Adults will be $12, kids 8 and under will be $6. Jr. High/Elementary Cafeteria on Sunday, May 19 staring at 11:00 a.m. (more...)


Thank You

We would like to thank you, the people of Friona and surrounding communities, for your support of our family during the past few months. Your words, donations, and prayers have kept our family strong. The outpouring of love has been awesome and we wanted you to know how much we truly appreciate your generosity.

With love, The Freddie Walker Family