Jul 9, 2014
Small towns hosting big festivals this weekend
Held all day Saturday beginning at 2 p.m., Waylon Jennings Fest brings bands such as Cooder Graw, Johnny Lee, Dix Hat Band, Tommy Jennings, Jimmy Miles and the Southern Pride Band, Eric Strickland, Grupo Vida/Electric Cowboys, Creed Fisher, Chas Jr. and Sergio Martinez.
Whiteface young scientists compete in Washington, D.C.
Two groups of middle school students are in the nation's capital this week to compete in the final rounds of the eCYBERMISSION science contest.
High stakes: Game of chance will determine Cochran County commissioner after tie
Republican Margaret Allen received 75 votes in her bid for re-election. At the end of the runoff, challenger Bruce Heflin also had 75. "We were all just kind of shocked for a few minutes, then we started contacting the secretary of state to see what the procedures would be," elections administrator Cheryl Butler said.