WEATHER: (June 16, 2022) THURSDAY – High yesterday afternoon was 101° at
5:00; this morning’s low was 71° at 6:00. KPANcast: Sunny and hot with
breezy south winds.
LOCAL: The Deaf Smith County Grand Jury met yesterday and indicted 12
persons to stand trial on felony charges. Charges ranged in nature from
DWI with elevated offenses of 3rd or more time and with a child
passenger to felony possession of a firearm and possession of controlled
substances……Thousands of head of cattle died from extreme heat and no
wind relief in western Kansas yesterday. Approximately 7,000 cows were
victims of the extreme conditions……Funeral services for Lupe Castillo,
age 70, are tomorrow at 2:00 at San Jose Catholic Church. Rosary is
today at 6:00 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home. Lupe was a
longtime Hereford resident and worked at Cargill for many years. He died
last Wednesday in Amarillo……Funeral services for Rosalinda “Rosa”
Aranda, age 69, are Saturday at 10:00 at San Jose Catholic Church.
Viewing is tomorrow from 4:00-8:00 at Mendez and Mullins. Rosa was a
lifelong Hereford resident. She died on Monday in Amarillo……Funeral
services for Ronnie Mankin, age 77, are Monday at 2:00 at the First
Baptist Church in Amarillo. Ronnie was a former longtime Hereford
resident and State Farm Insurance agent. He died last Wednesday……KPAN
salute Phillip Kahlich as the Good Neighbor of the day……We have roots
where others have branches – First National Bank.
KPAN PUN: Never give your uncle an anteater.