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By Sam Waller

The Albany Lions and Lady Lions wrapped up another stellar year with a top-10 finish in the University Interscholastic League’s Lone Star Cup standings.

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By Sam Waller

Four Shackelford County 4-H members competed in the District 7 Horse Show last week at San Angelo, with two bringing home prizes.


By Sam Waller

Albany’s summer conditioning programs for boys and girls entered its second week with participation rates holding steady.


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 season.




Dear Editor:

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.


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By Sam Waller

The Albany Chamber of Commerce will honor two community members as Albany Stars on Thursday, March 3.

By Melinda L. Lucas


Rebecca Moon, age 67 of Albany, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2022. Graveside funeral services were held Wednesday, June 22 in the Coleman City Cemetery with Jim Bob Hundhausen officiating.

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Jackie Reuss, age 81 of Albany, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2022.

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Bobby E. Moore, age 93 of Moran, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 19, 2022.

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