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By Donnie A. Lucas

A total of 46 players showed up for the first day of summer football on Monday, including 12 seniors who are returning for a final season.

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By Donnie A. Lucas

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By Donnie A. Lucas

The Albany Little League Minors played all the way to the championship game last week in the district tournament, falling to Wylie 13-7 in the finale.

Opinion

I’ll Take the Oldies

I remember when my family bought their first TV (black and white of course). 

Please Don’t Climb!

As I looked across the street this morning, I saw a herd of boys headed to the practice field. Yes, it’s that time...football season.

School’s

Coming!

Lifestyle

Roosters on Vacation

My street, South 1st, which runs in front of Albany High School, is usually very quiet in the summer time. 

Well…not this past week.

It does seem like you see signs everywhere these days. A lot of these quotes are on T shirts. I have a Sign Wall in my den. Some of the signs are spiritual and some are just for fun.  

THAT QUESTION...

I know that all parents and grandparents have heard “that question” from your kids and grandkids a million times. I know I have. 

Community

By Lynsi Musselman

Shackelford County residents are reminded to pick up the August distribution of the commodity food program.

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By Lynsi Musselman

By Lynsi Musselman

The Albany Chamber of Commerce annual garage sale will take place on Saturday, Sept. 12.

Obituaries

Born April 6, 1952 in San Antonio, Texas to Jesse and Mary Cleveland, Jesse (Jay) Mack Cleveland passed away July 15, 2020 in Ponca City, Oklahoma with family by his side. 

Former Albany resident Eddie Neal Green died July 24, 2020 in Houston, Texas. 

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Martha Zenkner, age 79 of Springtown, formerly of Albany, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Her family will hold a memorial service at a later date.

Albany News

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