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Updates

Water committee set to inform voters

September 5, 2014

In efforts to educate the public prior to the upcoming election, a group of Hereford citizens met on Thursday at Parson’s to discuss ways get correct information to voters and dispel misinformation that has circulated about the potential purchase of water rights.

Approximately 45 city officials, business owners, and concerned residents were on hand to get the facts about the water rights located on 11,000 acres of the family-owned Grotegut farms.

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HHS to administer PSAT

September 5, 2014

Hereford High School will be administering the PSAT on Oct. 15 at 8 a.m. in the high school old gym.

The test is optional but it is an important step along the path of college readiness, according to Kami Pack, HHS Assessment Coordinator. There is a fee of $15.

Juniors have priority access and can get registered from Sept. 8-25. Sophomore registration begins Sept.…

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HHS teacher to perform in opera

September 3, 2014

Sheila Barton is a Spanish teacher at Hereford High School by day, but at night, she is rehearsing and preparing to deliver her first ever performance alongside the Amarillo Opera.
Barton will be singing only in the chorus while playing one of the townspeople in a two-part feature with the Amarillo Opera on Oct. 4 and 5 titled “Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci” at the Globe News Center in Amarillo.…

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Sports Updates

Whitefaces handed 27-point defeat

Whitefaces handed 27-point defeat

September 19, 2014


The Hereford Whitefaces went into their non-district match-up in Big Spring with a lot of momentum, but the Steers flat out proved they were a better team.

Big Spring ended up blowing out the Herd, 41-14.…

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Lady Whitefaces sweep San Jacinto in three consecutive sets

Lady Whitefaces sweep San Jacinto in three consecutive sets

September 18, 2014

The Hereford Lady Whitefaces got some momentum back on their side on Tuesday, as they traveled to Amarillo and swept San Jacinto in their volleyball match in three sets, 25-15, 26-24, 25-13.…

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Hereford tennis whips Caprock

Hereford tennis whips Caprock

September 18, 2014

The 2014 fall District 3-5A season did not start out very well against Randall and No. 10-ranked Canyon for the Hereford Whitefaces and Lady Whitefaces, but things have drastically changed over their last two duals.

The Herd and Lady Herd drubbed Dumas on Saturday, 16-3, before defeating Caprock on Tuesday, 13-6, to improve their district record to 2-2.…

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Herd run over Pampa, 35-7

Herd run over Pampa, 35-7

September 12, 2014

It did not take very long to figure out what the Hereford Whitefaces’ game plan was during their first meeting against the Pampa Harvesters since 2009 on Friday night at Whiteface Field.

The Herd wanted to be physical and they wanted to chew up yards and control the ballgame, and they certainly did that en route to a 35-7 victory over the green and gold.…

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News

Trujillo to head MJROTC program

Trujillo to head MJROTC program

September 20, 2014


Master Sergeant Lawrence Trujillo

By Lynda Work, BRAND Editor
The Hereford High School MJROTC program is back in motion with a new leader at the helm.

Master Sergeant Lawrence Trujillo will be leading the 67 cadets currently signed up for the program, bringing with him seven years of MJROTC experience from schools in Shiprock, N.M. and most recently Midway High School in Waco.…

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September Grand Jury indictments

September 20, 2014

Deaf Smith County Grand Jury indictments for September:

George Contreras, Jr., felony evading with prior conviction;

Jose Manuel Galvan, felony driving while intoxicated;

Sequell Balderaz, felony driving while intoxicated;

Devan Dewayne Harris, possession of controlled substance/O/4 grams and U/200 grams;

Antonio Ortiz, Jr., possession of controlled substance U/1 gram;

Joe Tan Castillo, tampering with with physical evidence;…

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Hereford Writer’s Group seeks local talent

September 20, 2014

By Lynda Work, BRAND Editor
The Hereford Writer’s Group is hoping to expand their reach to people who are interested in writing or becoming writers in Hereford

One of the organizers of the writing group, Terri Negrete, said the goal is to foster and promote writing in Hereford and the Texas Panhandle because the region has a wonderfully diverse group of local writer’s in nearly every community,…

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