WEATHER: (September 10, 2021) FRIDAY – High yesterday afternoon was 96° at 5:00; this morning’s low was 64° at 6:00. KPANcast: Sunny and very hot with a near record high.
LOCAL: The 2-0 Hereford Whitefaces will host a 0-2 Wichita Falls Hirschi squad at Whiteface Stadium tonight. Kickoff is set for 7:00 with pre-game beginning at 6:15 with the West Texas Countdown. KPAN AM-FM will have live coverage of tonight’s matchup and the action will be streamed worldwide at kpanradio.com……The HHS Tennis team defeated Pampa 17-2 yesterday in district play. They’ll host Canyon on Tuesday at the HHS tennis complex……Funeral services for Janie Mendez-Caldera, age 41, are tomorrow at 11:00 at San Jose Catholic Church. Janie was a long-time Hereford resident and 1998 HHS Graduate. A visitation is today from 10:00-8:00 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home. Janie died Tuesday in Amarillo……Funeral services are pending at Parkside Chapel Funeral Directors for Victoria Schmucker, age 77, a lifelong Hereford resident who died yesterday……The Texas Department of State Health Services reported 23,700 confirmed COVID-19 cases yesterday along with 408 fatalities. Amarillo officials reported 248 new cases and 193 recoveries yesterday. They also reported 22 area deaths over the past week from the coronavirus……The Junior Class Supper is at the HJH cafeteria prior to tonight’s football game with a Frito Pie plate on the menu. That will be from 5:00-7:00 and is $7. ……KPAN salutes Aaron Mendoza as the Good Neighbor of the day……Ag Electric can custom-design a Valley center-pivot system for your field.
KPAN PUN: It’s so hot granny broke wind just to have a little breeze.