WEATHER: (February 7, 2024) WEDNESDAY – High yesterday was 61° at 4:00; this morning’s low was 42° at 7:00. KPANcast: Mostly cloudy and windy with a 30% chance of rain.
LOCAL: The Hereford Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors will meet for an 11-item agenda at 4:30 today in regular session at the Hereford Civic Center. They’ll hear proposals from Rusty Pit BBQ and Ink Spot Printing as well as continued discussion on a request for $750,000 from Hereford Bar & Grill. The Board will also look to finalize details on an incentive package for Next Hotel, LLC. The meeting is open to the public. ……The Lady Whitefaces basketball season came to an end last night in a 15-56 loss to Canyon. Pampa beat Dumas, 67-31, to take sole possession of 4th place in district and the final post-season berth. Hereford finished the district-campaign at 6-8…The Whitefaces fell to the Eagles, 28-47, to move back to .500 in district play at 6-6. Tyi Duque led Herd scorers with 10 pts. Hereford is on the road to Perryton on Friday……Funeral services for Margaret Zinser, age 99, are Friday morning at 10:30 at Mendez and Mullins Family Funeral Home Chapel. Margaret was remembered as a dedicated mother who taught her children many useful lifelong lessons. Viewing is tomorrow from 5:00-7:00 at Mendez and Mullins. She died on Saturday……Funeral services for Raymond Jenkins, age 77, are today at 2:00 at the First Presbyterian Church. Mr. Jenkins taught Orchestra at HISD for nearly 30 years and was a longtime DJ at KPAN. He died on Friday……The filing window is open through February 16th for interested individuals in Districts 2, 5 and 6 for the HISD Board of Trustees. Arturo Rangel, Maureen Self and Brandy Murillo have filed for re-election……KPAN salutes Amanda Barrett as the Good Neighbor of the Day……Let the pros at Charlie Kerr Realtor MOVE you – 806-364-2045.