WEATHER: (September 6, 2021) LABOR DAY- High yesterday was 85° at 4:00; this morning’s low was 64° at 7:00. KPANcast: Mostly sunny and very pleasant.
LOCAL: The Hereford ISD Board of Trustees meet in special session on Thursday for a 6-item agenda at the Administration Building. The meeting will start with a public hearing on the proposed tax rate for Amarillo College’s Hereford Branch for the upcoming fiscal year. The board will also designate funds for the purchase of two new buses for the district……The Lady Whiteface volleyball team won two matches over the weekend. The 27-2 Lady Whitefaces beat Levelland and Monahans in three sets each……Ogallala Commons and the High Plains Underground Water Conservation District are holding a Stewarding Our Aquifer Field Day at the FiberMax Center for Discovery on Wednesday in Lubbock. The program kicks off at 9:00 with registration and runs until 1:00. Registration is $20 and can be paid at the door. Contact Darryl Birkenfeld with questions at 806-945-2255……Texas Department of State Health Services reported 6,844 confirmed COVID-19 cases yesterday at 154 fatalities. They’re also reporting 13,732 hospitalizations state-wide due to the coronavirus. On July 6th, there were 1,804 Texans hospitalized……KPAN salutes Edward Dominguez as the Good Neighbor of the Day……Take charge of your cable TV – check all the options at WT Services.
KPAN PUN: Some people don’t like food going to waist.