WEATHER: (May 10, 2022) TUESDAY – High yesterday was 97° at 4:00; this morning’s low was 53° at 6:00. KPANcast: Hot and windy with a slight chance for severe weather late this afternoon. RED FLAG WARNING.
LOCAL: Nick Villalovos and Nickilah Whatley took the top honors at the 2022 Athletic Appreciation Day, both winning Athlete of the Year. The Booster Club presented the Fan of the Year Award to Pam and Sparky Stephens. Miranda Acosa, Lanae Blankenship and Noah Brown each received the Casey Smith Memorial Award. Camryn Blair, K’Linda Mason, Bryson Lopez and Hudson Wood were recognized with the Fighting Heart Award……The No. 1 nationally ranked WTAMU men’s track and field program won the Lone Star Conference Outdoor Championship, a repeat from last season. The WTAMU women’s program also defended their 1st place finish last season and won the LSC Outdoor Championship……Deaf Smith County Commissioners meet today at 9:00 for a 13-item agenda. They’ll discuss last week’s storm damage and hear a presentation on hail repairs among the items. That meeting is at the courthouse……Funeral services for Baldomero Guerrero, age 89, are tomorrow at 2:00 at San Jose Catholic Church. Viewing is today from 4:00-8:00 with a Rosary at 6:00 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home. Mr. Guerrero was a longtime Hereford resident and longtime employee at Holly Sugar. He died Friday in Hereford……We broke the record for May 7th set in 2000 of 97° with a 100° day on Saturday……KPAN salutes Gail Cash as the Good Neighbor of the Day……Make life great again with a newer nicer car from Whiteface Ford.
KPAN PUN: “The time is always right to do what is right.”