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Top Stories This Week - October 23, 2014

Comanche City Council removes Municipal Court Judge and suspends Chief of Police

In a special session on Monday night, the Comanche City Council terminated Municipal Court Judge Bonnie Huett and placed City Police Chief Bruce Bradshaw on probation for a period of six months, as well as two-week suspension without pay.

JV MAIDENS WIN DISTRICT CROSS COUNTRY TITLE: The CHS junior varsity Maidens won the team title at Monday’s district cross country meet in Brady. Pictured are, back, from left, Rachel Ripley, Madeline Hufstutler, Molly Stephens, Madison Hagood, Madison Gore, Jordan Baehler, Ashston Newton; front, from left, Brooke Vestal, Rebecca Crosson, Carlie Mazurek, Alexia Martinez, and Landry Grimshaw.

Early voting now underway, turnout good

Early voting for the November 4, 2014 General and Special Election got underway Monday, October 20 and will run through October Friday, October 31 in the Comanche County Courthouse basement – Room B 102. You may vote from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Courthouse from October 20 and October 27.
Early voting will also be conducted at the De Leon City Hall on October 28 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Trick or Treat Saturday

By Christine Tandy Perkins, Executive Director, Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture
The Historic Downtown and Around Trick Or Treat will be held on Saturday, October 25 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. It is sponsored by the Comanche Chamber of Commerce.

Bull Ridin’, November 8, in Comanche

Comanche County Cowboy Church (4C) is hosting a Fall Classic 50-Head Bull Ridin’, set for Saturday, November 8 at the Comanche Rodeo Arena, located on U.S. Hwy 377 West.
Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. and the bull riding will start at 6:00 p.m. Other events include bull fighter competition, 5-bull team challenge, and mini-bull riding.

Fall Rabies Clinic set for Saturday

The annual Fall Rabies Clinic is set for this Saturday, October 25 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Comanche Community Center pavilion.
Three-year rabies vaccines will be available for $9.00.
Other vaccines available for discounted prices.

Hansmire, wins World AAU title, sets four world records

Kailee Hnsmire, a CHS senior, won a World AAU Championship title in Las Vegas on Friday.
Hansmire was competing in the 18-10 age division in the 105-pound class. She was competing against 35 lifters throughout the world.

Emergency exercises this Saturday at Middle School

Comanche ISD and Comanche County Emergency Management are sponsoring a full-scale emergency exercise on October 25, 2014, beginning at 8:00 am in the Comanche Middle School parking lot.
This exercise will provide participants with an opportunity to assess capabilities, plans, policies, and procedures. It will focus on decision-making, coordination, and integration with other organizations during a simulated fire, active shooter, bus accident, and rescue event.

Comanche National Bank employees during their Friday 125th Anniversary celebration.

Youth-Only season to open Saturday

By Mike Alexander
The special Youth-Only Season for deer, turkey, and duck will be on Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26, 2014. All laws and limits of the General Season apply. Only kids 16 years old or younger may hunt. They need the $7.00 hunting license, but do not need any stamps. A parent or adult may accompany the youth, but cannot hunt.

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