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Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 10:04am

The Columbus Cardinals' varsity basketball team had their closest contest of the season during their Tuesday, Dec. 6 competition against the Fayetteville Lions.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:00am

Columbus city leadership received updates on several Texas Department of Transportation projects.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:00am

COLUMBUS — A November school referendum and a high volume of holiday mail are delaying some deliveries of 2022 tax statements from the Colorado County Appraisal District, officials said.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:00am

200 YEARS OF HAPPY

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:00am

Eagle Lake Remembers

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:00am

Epic Ladies Night Out

Sports

The Columbus Cardinals' varsity basketball team had their closest contest of the season during their Tuesday, Dec. 6 competition against the Fayetteville Lions. Columbus had to face some adversity as they fell into a deficit in the second quarter and going down big in the third.

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

The final week of Football Fever, Week 14, was a good one. We had a tie for first place taking us to our tiebreaker game. Congratulations to Willie Glenn, Jr. of Columbus for taking first, and to Ryan Beane of Columbus for taking second place. Thank you to the advertising supporters and to all who participated in Football Fever this year. Stay tuned for a possible spring sports contest.

Viewpoints

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

I was born on December 31, 2005 in Lawton, Oklahoma but was primarily raised around extended family in Atlanta, Georgia before moving to Killeen, Texas.

TEXAS PRESS ASSOCIATION

Obituaries

Dec 7, 2022 - 00:00

Laura Hastedt was born Aug. 26, 1927. She went home to be with the Lord on Oct. 31, 2022, at age 95 surrounded by her beloved niece Carrie and great-niece Carissa. Laura was the youngest of nine children born to Kate and Harvey Whittenberg. She graduated from Paradise, Texas, High School in 1945, and then attended North Texas State University, receiving her bachelor’s degree. Then she attended Texas Women’s University, earning her master’s degree.

Ronald “Ronnie” Clifton Greak, 68, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, at his home in Eagle Lake, Texas.