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Well, we are just a few short weeks out from the 2020 General Election and things are really going kinda crazy. But I don’t want to talk about the election, I’d rather talk about “censorship”. Yep, that’s right censorship!

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News Briefs

Early voting - continues through Oct. 30

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James Edward Chidester

James Edward Chidester, 78, of Lubbock, entered Heaven’s gates on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in Lubbock. James was born on February 20, 1942 in Lubbock, Texas to William Hamrick and Dorothy Pulliam Hamrick.

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Lady Cubs win sixth straight district game

After defeating Denver City in four sets (17-25, 25-19, 25-22, 25-22) at home and then sweeping Dimmitt (25-8, 25-9, 25-8) on the road the Brownfield volleyball hosted Lamesa looking to keep pace with Denver City and hold onto the top spot in Region 1 District 3A. The Lady Cubs swept the Lady Tornadoes 25-11, 25-16, and 25- 21 Tuesday night to improve to 20-2 overall and 8-1 in district play, and continued to stay even with Denver City after it defeated Dimmitt in three sets.

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Wildcats looking for a fourth consecutive win

The Wellman-Union Wildcats have now won three consecutive games and are 2-0 in district play after their overtime win of 44-42 over Whiteface on Friday night.

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Cubs host Mustangs with playoff hopes alive

Following a disappointing 30-13 loss to Slaton, the Brownfield football team will look to bounce back when it hosts Denver City Friday night at Cubs Stadium at 7 p.m. The Cubs (1- 6,1-2) are currently still fighting for a spot in the playoffs and a victory over rival Mustangs (4-4,2-1) would clinch a postseason spot.

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Virginia Johnson

Denver City, Texas - Funeral services for Virginia Johnson (90) will be held 10:00 A.M. Thursday, October 22, 2020 at the First Baptist Church in Denver City under the direction of Ratliff Funeral Home of Denver City. Officiating will be Kyle Streun. Interment in Denver City Memorial Park. Virginia Johnson, our beloved mother and MIMI passed away on October 18, 2020. She was born on October 28, 1929 in Terry County to Beatrice and Loyd Chambliss, a farming family who lived in Brownfield, Texas. Virginia was married to Carl Johnson, her sweetheart of 65 years, who is deceased. Virginia and Carl had one son Dwayne Johnson and wife Wanda from Andrews, Texas. Virginia had two granddaughters Misty Johnson from Irving, Texas and Kristy & husband Jason Crutcher from Andrews, Texas. Two great-grand daughters, Kason and Kynlee Crutcher, whom both adored their grandparent’s. Virginia had one sister Margaret Moore from Seminole, Texas, and one brother living, Lewis and his wife Jeanette Chambliss from Denver City, Texas. Two deceased brothers, L.G. Chambliss and J.C. Chambliss and many nieces and nephews. Virginia was very involved in the community; she worked for the telephone company and Shell Oil Company. She was a member of First Baptist Church where she was in the choir, and a Sunday School Director. Virginia was a pink lady at the hospital in Denver City for several years. She loved hosting family gatherings and had friends over for parties as she loved to cook. She was cared for the last few years at Shinnery Oaks and Hospice of Andrews.

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