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Tuesday, July 01, 2014 5:14 PM
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for an 11-day period that includes the July 4th holiday. From June 27 – July 7, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent.
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 2:18 PM
    One of the great things about Spring is the chance to see what great students and faculty BISD has. Contests abound. One of the contests that was recently completed had BHS once again coming out on top. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 2:15 PM
    The BHS production of “We All Fall Down” once again took high honors. The cast performed the play at Area competition on Tuesday and advanced to the Regional Competition to be held in Clyde on Friday, April 24. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 2:13 PM
    To a couple of 35 year old “kids,” the late ‘70s were pivotal years. Looking back, “we seemed so young,” stated Barbara Wheatley as she looked through archived issues of the Brownfield News. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:54 PM
    Terry County 4-H competed in the District 2 4-H Rifle Contest in Levelland on April 11, 2015.  4-H members included Calob Skains, Ethan Long, Bryden Smith and Wes Woodard.

  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:49 PM
    It has always been the dream of Billy Collum to pursue his passion of racing at the highest levels of professional motorcycle drag racing. The Texas racer will have his opportunity when he competes in The Star Racing Riders Challenge April 15-16 at the Auto Plus Raceway in Gainesville, Florida. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:44 PM
    I am Tatum Henson Schilling. I graduated from Brownfield High School as a proud member of the class of ‘96. While we had our “moments” as we were growing up, our class stands as one of the best classes ever. My opinion, of course! 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:42 PM
    On the first day of the District Track Meet, the Brownfield Cubs and Lady Cubs have already advanced several athletes to the Area contest to be held in Denver City Friday, April 17. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:40 PM
    The Lady Cubs golf team had a great outing at the Yoakum County Golf Course, easily taking the Distrct Crown. 
  • Friday, April 17, 2015 1:34 PM
    From the Archives...

    (This is the second in a series of articles taken from the archives of the Brownfield News. This story is from January 15, 1978 during a time when farming was in a crisis state.) 
  • Wednesday, February 18, 2015 9:58 AM
    Let me start by saying that growing up in Brownfield was an absolute privilege.  I am proud of the “small farming community” in which I was raised, and regardless of where my current address is at any given time, Brownfield will always be “home.” 
  • Monday, February 16, 2015 9:51 AM
     Statistics indicate that foodborne illness continues to be a health issue in the United States.  Each year, 1 in 4 Americans will become sick, 1 in 1,000 will become hospitalized, and 5,000 will die due to a foodborne illness. 

  • Monday, February 16, 2015 9:48 AM
    When long-time Brownfield resident, Betty Hamilton’s mother, Bobbie Cook DuBose was growing up with her family in the Johnson community, there wasn’t much to do. 
  • Monday, February 16, 2015 9:41 AM
    The New Home Leopards and Lady Leopards came to Wellman on Tuesday and brought every tool they had in their arsenal.

    The girls’ game was first. In the first quarter, New Home only held a two point lead and it looked like it might be a ball game, but W-U was only able to muster two points in the second quarter and went into half-time losing 19-7. 
  • Cub Baseballers Get New Scoreboard
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 3:16 PM
    When BHS Cub baseball season gets into full swing, there will be a new and welcome sight in left field.