Swisher County Newswire

Swisher County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Swisher County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 43 in Swisher County, TX

  1. Joan Payne HamblenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... are by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon. Joan Payne Hamblen was born April 14, 1938, in the Ralph Switch/Swisher County community to Travis W. Payne III and Roma Sprawls Payne. She graduated from Canyon High School and married the love of her ...

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  2. Joan Payne HamblenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Amarillo.com

    ... are by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon. Joan Payne Hamblen was born April 14, 1938, in the Ralph Switch/Swisher County community to Travis W. Payne III and Roma Sprawls Payne. She graduated from Canyon High School and married the love of her ...

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  3. Sugarcane aphids are back in Central Texas and the High PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Southwest Farm Press

    Pictured are about 180 sugarcane aphids on a sorghum leaf, well above the 50-aphid trigger-to-treat number experts advise. They're back.

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  4. Amarillo man indicted on charges linked to March child shootingRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... as taken to a local hospital for treatment of his gunshot wound, police said. Rosales-Pantoja was arrested by Swisher County sheriff's deputies about 5:45 a.m. in Tulia. He was treated for a gunshot wound to the arm, police said.

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  5. Weather brings new wheat worry for farmersRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Now, thanks to heavier-than-normal humidity, you won't have to travel as far to see its trademark orange-dotted pattern. Swisher County agriculture agent John Villalba still feels a pinch of annoyed surprise when he examines a leaf infected with the troublesome fungus.

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  6. Stripe rust: Weather brings new wheat worry for South Plains farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Striped patterns of orange dots on a Swisher County winter wheat leaf indicate the plant is infected with stripe rust. Striped patterns of orange dots on a Swisher County winter wheat leaf indicate the plant is infected with stripe rust.

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  7. Insurance claims second choice to last-minute plantingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... cotton-planting deadlines, while others are exploring options with insurance claims or alternative crops. Swisher County on Sunday faced one of the South Plains' first cotton-planting deadlines. What wet fields were unable to see before that, ...

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  8. Swisher County Memorial Hospital CEO Arrested for Assault, Pleaded Not GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    The Swisher County Memorial Hospital CEO is out on bail after being arrested for assault and battery, and assault by dangerous weapon in Brewster, Massachusetts. 40-year-old Ryan Barnard was arrested in after reportedly assaulting, and throwing a person out of a moving vehicle by their hair.

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  9. Wet fields vs. planting deadlines create cotton concernRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Wet fields and cool soil temperatures have delayed a planting season that would be bustling at this point if not for recent downpours. "A year ago to this day, Swisher County cotton acreage was maybe 95 percent planted.

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  10. Flood water receding after 5-plus inches of rain dumps on northern South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... warning is in effect until 2:45 p.m. for Floyd, Hale, northwestern Motley, southern Briscoe and southeastern Swisher County. The weak disturbance is moving across the South Plains, and winds are moving developing storms to the Northeast at 25 miles ...

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  11. I-27 closed, flood warning active as 5-plus inches of rain dumps on northern South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... warning is in effect until 2:45 p.m. for Floyd, Hale, northwestern Motley, southern Briscoe and southeastern Swisher County. The weak disturbance is moving across the South Plains, and winds are moving developing storms to the Northeast at 25 miles ...

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  12. Belle of the ball was ready for her big nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... slur words. Her hands started lightly shaking. That began a long series of visits to first a diagnostician in Swisher County, then to doctors in Canyon, Amarillo and Lubbock; to a child neurologist at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth. All the ...

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  13. Beilue: Belle of the ball ready for her big nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... slur words. Her hands started lightly shaking. That began a long series of visits to first a diagnostician in Swisher County, then to doctors in Canyon, Amarillo and Lubbock; to a child neurologist at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth. All the ...

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  14. Crop without a plow: Farmer doesn't miss tillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Barry Evans examines the organic matter that helps the soil on his crop fields near the Hale-Swisher County line. Evans uses the debris as an alternative to tillage.

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  15. Crop without a plow: Farmer doesn't miss tillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Barry Evans examines the organic matter that helps the soil on his crop fields near the Hale-Swisher County line. Evans uses the debris as an alternative to tillage.

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  16. Farm briefs: Scientists dispute feedlots' dust reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... of the discussion, you probably think the wind won't blow tomorrow. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Swisher County Ag Committee and Swisher County Noxious Weed District will host the event that will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Swisher County Show ...

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  17. Crime roundup: 4 shot in separate incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... to a hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound to the arm after being arrested, with plans to book him into Swisher County jail after medical clearance. Police are also searching for a man who they said stole his victim's pants and wallet before ...

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  18. Planting season to start with good soil, tough marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Swisher County field awaits a spring planting. Soil moisture could help bring an attractive crop, but low prices have farmers worried.

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  19. One killed, two injured in rollover near TuliaRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... reck. Ashley Musquiz, 29, of Amarillo, was taken to Northwest Texas Hospital. A 4-year-old child was taken to Swisher County Memorial Hospital in Tulia. Both were listed in stable condition, the DPS said.

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  20. 7 Year-Old Shot in AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    Amarillo Police received information that Rosales-Pantoja may be in the Tulia area, and relayed that information to law enforcement. At about 5:45 AM, Swisher County Sheriff's Office contacted Amarillo Police reporting that they had detained Rosales-Pantoja.

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