Over $800,000 seized

Off I-20

32nd Judicial District Investigators have seized over $800,000, several vehicles and pounds of methamphetamines over the course of the last few weeks off I-20. Get the details in this week's Record.

50% AR goal completed

Pizza party time!

Colorado Elementary 1st graders reaching 50% of their Accelerated Reader goal celebrated with a pizza party with Mrs. Merrell's FCCLA class.

Wolves & Lady Wolves are in the playoffs!

Games coming up

The Lady Wolves will play Peaster at Cisco High School at 7:30 pm on Friday in the area round of the playoffs. The Wolves will take on Coleman in Merkel on Tuesday, February 21st at 6:00 pm for the bi-district title.

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  • Texas Game Warden Dillan Conley came to the weekly meeting of the Colorado City Lions Club, as he was the guest speaker. He reported to Lions about what it’s like to become a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Warden.Conley said that applicants need to be aware of certain requirements before applying. All applicants must be at least 21 years old, be a U.S. citizen with a bachelor’s degree. T...
  • Colorado High School’s FCCLA students attended the Region 2 FCCLA Conference in Waco last weekend. The theme of the conference was “Rise. Lead. Succeed.” Part of the conference is a contest, and several CHS students competed. The following students will advance to the state competition in Dallas on April 5th -9th.Caleb Chaney placed 1st in Leadership, and Esmeralda Carlos placed 1st in Teach and T...
  • CLYDE - As a general rule, coaches spent hours every season preaching the importance of effort and playing good defense. Looks like the Colorado City Lady Wolves have been listening … a lot.Colorado City certainly stepped up the effort – and because of that, turned in a smothering defensive performance – on Monday evening in their Region I-3A bi-district showdown with the Comanche Maidens. The Lad...
  • Last week, officials from the District Attorney’s office tried a State Jail Felony case, and David Kelsey was convicted of Possession of a Controlled Substance. By law, Kelsey was mandated to get probation.On Tuesday, February 7th, Kelsey went before a judge and jury to be tried for a possession charge. With the trial continuing into Wednesday, the jury found him guilty and sentencing was handed d...

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CISD makes UIL Lone Star Cup list

wolf head - jpegEach year, the University Interscholastic League (UIL) awards the UIL Lone Star cup to six high schools, and lists the top 20 schools in class. This year, Colorado High School was 12th out of 20 on the list.
The list is comprised and winners are chosen in the six UIL classifications, 1A through 6A, based on team performances in district and state championships. Performances in all UIL events, from football to One Act Play, garner points for each school, and the schools with the highest points are listed in the top 20.
“Being 12th on the list is definitely the highest that CHS has ever been,” CISD Superintendent Reggy Spencer said Tuesday.
The winning schools in each classification will receive the UIL Lone Star Cup trophy and a $1,000 scholarship, also presented by the UIL. The following is the list for Class 3A.
1. Brock - 82
2. Wall - 72
3. Shallowater - 62
4. Tuscola Jim Ned - 58
White Oak - 58
6. Denver City - 54
Sunnyvale - 54
West - 54
9. East Bernard - 50
Van Alstyne - 50
11. Blanco - 46
12. Colorado City - 44
Little River Academy - 44
14. Goliad - 42
Peaster - 42
16. Alpine - 40
17. Franklin - 38
Hallettsville - 38
Vanderbilt Industrial - 38
20. Aransas Pass - 36
Clyde - 36
Luling - 36
Odem - 36
San Antonio Cole - 36
Teague - 36

Mission C-City helps many

mission ccity mt zionMission C-City is underway, and the whole thing culminates on Thursday with a block party and Friday with a swimming party. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come out for some family fun and entertainment.
At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, everyone will gather on Walnut Street in front of the 3M Palace Theater for free food and games. Joyful Noise will provide live music at 7:30, and a free movie, The Princess Bride, will begin at 8 p.m.
There will be hotdogs, a football throw, bean bag toss, inflatables, a ping pong challenge, cold drinks, a ladder toss and cotton candy.
The block party is a family-friendly event sponsored by local churches. Everyone is welcome to bring lawn chairs or just sit on the curb.
Then on Friday, there will be a swimming party at the City Pool in Ruddick Park from 6 to 8 p.m. to end the week with a fun cool-off. Again, everyone is welcome.
Mission C-City is a local ministry by congregations of cooperating churches who seek to minister to local citizens by providing services, fun and sharing the gospel of Jesus with everyone in the community. Everyone who volunteered is greatly appreciated.

2014-15 Wolves Cheerleaders



The cheerleaders and mascot for CHS have been chosen for the 2014-2015 school year. The mascot is August Lane and the cheerleaders are Jayden Griffith, Taegen Harris, Baylie Lindsey, Cassie Sutton, Desiree Martinez, Tamren Pierce, Taylor Epperson and Kascey Miller. Photo courtesy of Valerie Epperson.

Local 4-Hers go to state roundup

2015 State Roundup

4-H STATE ROUNDUP—Mitchell County 4-H had three members compete in various contests at the 2015 Texas 4-H State Roundup in College Station last week. Pictured is Robert Ferguson CEA-ANR, Kyler Hardegree, invitational livestock judging; Kalynn Hardegree, fashion show and Rodeo Houston Scholarship recipient; Kynzie Hardegree, invitational archery and invitational livestock judging, and Audra Graves CEA-FCS. Photo Courtesy of Audra Graves.

Hutchinson students of week

sowStudents of the Week at Hutchinson Elementary are Clara Mahan, Chris Ortiz and Adam Castro.

Clara is a 3rd grader in Mrs. Quinn’s class. Her favorite subject is science. She says that she has two cats and two dogs. She says her favorite thing about Hutch is going to the library.

Chris is a 4th grader in Ms. Lindsey’s class. He says he likes to play football. His favorite subject is writing class. His favorite thing about Hutch is going to P.E.

Adam is a 5th grader in Mrs. Sparks’ class. His favorite subjects are math and science. He has a dog named Max, and likes to play baseball. His favorite thing about Hutchinson is fun Friday in P.E.


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