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Local Girls Take Part In Water Program

As the summer continues with hot and dry conditions in Terry County, one group is trying to make sure people know about the importance of water. Four years ago the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension and Texas 4-H began the Texas 4-H Water Ambassadors Program. This program is promoted through the Texas Alliance of Groundwater Districts (TAGD)in which the South Plains Underground Water Conservation District (SPUWCD) is a part of.

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News Briefs

ACES-Continuing to plan and prep for Harvest Festival and their queen candidate.

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I have such a love for music that I can’t just turn on one album at a time— I literally shuffle all my songs every day and listen to my collection like a radio station. The only difference between my shuffle playlist and a real radio station is that all my genres are mixed together! So one minute I might be listening to worship, the next minute Christmas, the next song upbeat hip-hop, followed by a hymn!

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Terrance “Terry” McClure

Terrance “Terry” McClure, aka T-Bird, 76, passed away July 12, 2020, with his family by his side in Wichita, Kansas. Terry was born March 29, 1944, in Wichita, to Richard and Ann (Robinson) McClure of Maize, Kansas. He graduated from Maize High School in 1962 and earned degrees in Biology and Physical Education at Friends University in 1967. Terry married Ingrid (Leo) McClure in 1967 and celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary this past June. Terry taught Physical Science at Homer Hanna High School in Brownsville, Texas for 25 years. He and Ingrid enjoyed retirement together for 22 years. Terry had a lifelong passion for hot rod cars, amateur radio, radiocontrolled models, and shooting sports. He greatly enjoyed spending time with his family and many friends. Terry was a member of the First Congregational Church of Maize, the Scandinavian Society of Wichita, and the National Rifle Association. Terry is lovingly remembered by his wife Ingrid of Maize, Kansas, son Erin (Nicolette) of Wichita, granddaughter Loralei, son Brian (Michelle) of Colwich, his brother, Eric (Vici) McClure of Brownsville, Texas, nephew Joshua McClure of Colwich, grandnephew Jack, nephew Gabriel McClure of Austin, Texas, grandnephew Asher, niece Caitlin McClure of San Antonio, Texas, and grandniece Mila. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the Ark Church, 5501 N Maize Rd, Maize, Kansas at 10 am. Family and friends are invited to a luncheon following the service at the Old Country Store at 5201 N Maize Rd. Masks are encouraged but not required and social distancing will be observed. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be given to the First Congregational Church Elevator Fund, PO Box 207, Maize, Kansas, 67101, a cause which was very important to Terry.

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Daniel Perez

Mr. Daniel Perez passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and children on Sunday July 19, 2020 at his residence in Lubbock. He was born on May 23, 1939 in Hearn, Tx to the late Jessie and Juanita Perez. Daniel attended school in Meadow, Tx. Daniel married the love of his life Lola Ritz on November 19, 1955 in Meadow. They were married 64 years. Over the years Daniel worked as a bluecollar worker and was a handy man of many trades. Daniel professed his faith in Christ and attended Calvary Baptist Church in Brownfield. Daniel loved his family dearly. He enjoyed spending time with family and his children. He enjoyed taking trips and was a giver. He would help anyone he could and never met a stranger. He is preceded in death by his parents Jessie and Juanita, brothers, David and Benny Perez. Daniel is survived by his lovely wife of 64 years and 8 months, 2 daughters; Janie Benton of Brownfield, Gloria Quintanilla (Rocky) of Wolfforth, 2 sons; Daniel Perez (Elisha), Johnny Joe Perez (Patty), 4 sisters; Sarah Cruz, Susan Robles (Roy), Patsy Ruiz, Mary Ruiz (Eusebio). He is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. A visitation will be held Wednesday July 22, 2020 4-8 p.m. in the chapel of Grace Funeral Care 1211 Lubbock Road Brownfield. Funeral service will be Thursday July 23, 2020 10 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church with Pastor Steve Carter officiating. He will be laid to rest in Meadow Cemetery.

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Jeremy Reyna

Jeremy Reyna, 32, beloved Son, Brother and Father, was called to his eternal resting place on Sunday, July 19, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 10 am on Friday, July 24, 2020, at Brownfield Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Brownfield Cemetery, Brownfield, TX. There will be two evenings of visitation from 5-6 pm followed by a prayer service from 6-7 pm on Wednesday evening and Thursday evening. Pastors Joe and Irene Martinez of Templo Ebenezer in Welch, TX will be officiating. Online condolences may be left for the family at www. Jeremy was born on June 3, 1988, in Levelland, TX, born to Daniel and Dora Campos. He grew up in Brownfield and graduated from BHS. He was known for his easy-going nature and friendly disposition. He smiled and laughed a lot and loved everyone. He loved music and cooking, and liked low-rider cars. He worked as a farmer and a correctional officer. Jeremy was sweet and kind and his family and friends will miss him very much! He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alfredo and Isabelle Gamez; an uncle, Alfredo Gamez, Jr.; and an aunt, Ester Alvarado. Jeremy is survived by his parents, Daniel and Dora Campos; a brother, James Reyna and wife, Elaine; a sister, Janet Reyna; 2 daughters, Monika and Mia Reyna; son, Jacob Reyna and step-son, Isaiah Kohler.

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BISD Calendar Changes Again Amid COVID

The Brownfield ISD School Board met in an early morning meeting on Monday, to discuss general business and look at some changes that are coming to the school district.

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