WEATHER: (September 11, 2021) SATURDAY – High yesterday afternoon was 101° at 5:00; this morning’s low was 60° at 6:00. KPANcast: Sunny and very hot.
LOCAL: The Hereford VFW Post is holding a memorial ceremony today in remembrance of the 20th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks on the United States. The ceremony will begin at 11:00 this morning at the flag pole at the VFW Post……The Hereford Whitefaces lost a tough matchup to Wichita Falls Hirschi at Whiteface Field last night, 30-7. The 2-1 Whitefaces will now host Lubbock Estacado next Friday with a 7:00 kickoff at Whiteface Stadium……The Lady Whiteface volleyball team is playing at Amarillo High today at 12:00……A Hereford ISD school bus was involved in an accident yesterday afternoon. The bus and a pickup collided at CR 12 and Progressive. Both drivers were transported to HRMC with non-life-threatening injuries. No students were on board at the time……Funeral services for Janie Mendez-Caldera, age 41, are this morning at 11:00 at San Jose Catholic Church. Janie was a former Hereford resident who died Tuesday in Amarillo……Graveside services for Victoria Schmucker, age 77, will be Tuesday at 1:00 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Cemetery. Mrs. Schmucker was a lifelong Hereford resident and HHS graduate. She died Thursday……The “You Do Matter Suicide Awareness” car and bike show is happening at Dameron Park today. The show will be from 10:00-6:00 today with a free hamburger luncheon and a guest speaker discussing suicide awareness, prevention and how to cope with a loss from suicide……Record high temps expected across the area again today. Elevated fire weather conditions also expected from stronger southwest winds and low relative humidity values.