WEATHER: (December 31, 2021) NEW YEAR’S EVE – High yesterday was 58° at 4:00; this morning’s low was 41° at 7:00. KPANcast: Mostly cloudy and breezy. Chance of precipitation today through Sunday morning.
LOCAL: L’Allegra Study Club’s “Project Christmas Card,” donated $70,000 to Hereford Regional Medical Center at a reception last night in Hereford. The funds will be used to purchase state-of-the-art air purification systems for HRMC and used to begin a family practice residency program with the Texas Tech University School of Medicine……Funeral services for Barnell Landers, age 89, are Tuesday at 11:00 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home. Barnell worked at Oglesby Equipment and Top of Texas Trucking in Hereford for many years. A viewing will be Monday from 1:00-5:00 at Mendez and Mullins. Mr. Landers died last Friday in Amarillo…… Funeral services for Catherine “Katie” Lupton, age 94, are Friday, January 7th, at 10:30 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. A viewing will be held Thursday from 1:30-8:00 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home. Mrs. Lupton was a longtime Hereford resident and homemaker. She died Wednesday in Hereford……Funeral services are pending for Cecilia Olguin, age 66. Mrs. Olguin died Tuesday in Lubbock……The chance of precipitation returns to the Panhandle today through the weekend. Snow is possible tomorrow in the Hereford area, with single digit temps and negative wind-chill readings overnight Saturday……KPAN salutes Melinda Pesina as the Good Neighbor of the Day……Ag Electric can custom-design a Valley center-pivot system for your field.
KPAN PUN: New Year? I just got used to this one!