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December, 2016


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A piece of history
Lamesa insurance agent Paul Wade holds a copy of the Dawson County Courier published on Dec. 8, 1941 – the day after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor thrust the United States into war. Wade said the four-page newspaper, which remains in good condition, was among others which his parents had saved and placed in a trunk for safekeeping. He plans to give the newspaper to the Dal-Paso Museum


  • Carlota Ybarra Salazar
    Wednesday, December 07, 2016 2:42 PM
    Funeral services for Carlota Ybarra Salazar, known as “Coy” by her family and friends, age 75, of Lamesa will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Lighthouse Community Center. Burial will follow to Lamesa Memorial Park.
  • Tuesday, December 06, 2016 5:08 PM
    Roy D. Cooper passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 in Lamesa at the age of 84.
  • Brian Smith
    Monday, December 05, 2016 4:34 PM
    Brian Douglas Smith passed away December 4, 2016 in Brownfield.
  • Elish Leary
    Friday, December 02, 2016 9:47 AM
        Funeral services for Elish Leary, age 91, of Lamesa, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at the Lighthouse Community Center with Rev. Eugene Gentry officiating.
  • Felipe Ramirez
    Friday, December 02, 2016 9:46 AM
        Funeral services for Felipe Ramirez, age 73, of Lamesa, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 5, 2016 at the Primera Baptist Church with Pastor Larry Gamez officiating.