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By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

Dalhart Independent School District has announced their new hires, resignations and retirees. There have been 27 currently district employees who have submitted their resignations, and the school board has approved 11 new hires thus far for the next school year.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

Local residents have seen an exceptionally wet spring so far due to high levels of rainfall. According to the National Weather Service in Amarillo, since January 1, Dalhart has received more than six inches of rain as of Friday. The normal average for the Dalhart area is 4.6 inches.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

A Dallam County Grand Jury handed down multiple indictments Thursday morning, May 21. According to District Attorney David Green’s office, eight individuals were charged.

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By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

Approximately 150 students will receive their high school diplomas in graduation ceremonies to be held across Dallam and Hartley Counties later this week. While the majority of those students will receive their diplomas after four years of a traditional high school experience, 17 of those students are graduating high school after completing Dalhart’s alternative high school program, XIT Secondary School.

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Memorial Day celebrations are set for Monday morning in Dalhart. The annual celebration will be held at 10 a.m. in the gazebo at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Dalhart Mayor Phillap Hass will open the ceremony. Wayne Porter will provide the message, Chad Trusler will play the bagpipes, and Russell Routon will provide the music.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

This is the typical time of year for students who placed at the regional level of UIL academic events to be packing up and heading to state competition.

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By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

The Texline Independent School District recently appointed Jody Johnson as the new superintendent for the district.

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Nixie Sanderson/The Dalhart Texan

The third grade students at Dalhart Elementary took their classmates on a trip around the world
Wednesday for International Day.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015 is the deadline to submit applications for seven scholarships administered by the American Jersey Cattle Association, Reynoldsburg, Ohio.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

Dalhart High School students received recognition Thursday evening at the annual awards ceremony. The following students received awards...

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

As residents in Dalhart and surrounding communities prepare for summer and warmer temperatures, it’s imperative that parents and guardians of small children be reminded of the dangers of leaving children in hot vehicles.

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Three hour meeting begins at 6:45 a.m.

By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

The DISD Board met Monday morning, May 18, for three hours before going into executive session at 9:45 a.m.

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Submitted by PAULA NUSZ
Legacy Assisted Living

Legacy Assisted Living hosted a Mother’s Day Tea on Friday, May 8, 2015. Fifty persons (residents and guests) gathered to celebrate all mothers.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 149 into law Monday, May 11, effective immediately. The bill, which mandates that any student who has failed the End Of Course (EOC) assessment graduation requirements for no more than two courses may receive a Texas high school diploma if the student has qualified to graduate by means of an individual graduation committee (IGC).

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By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

Both the Dallam and Hartley County Commissioners Courts met Monday morning, May 11.

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Thomas gives emotional farewell as city’s mayor

By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

Former City of Dalhart Mayor Kurtis Thomas delivered an emotional farewell Tuesday evening before stepping down and installing the new mayor.

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By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

A Dumas man was killed in a singlevehicle accident east of Hartley Thursday.

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By IVY HOLLINGSWORTH
THE DALHART TEXAN

Floyd Adams, known to most in Dalhart as “Pops,” was recently diagnosed with stage four terminal kidney cancer following a brief illness. Adams’ first priority is and has always been his family, and he is beloved in the community for his extreme generosity to anyone in need.

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By ZELDA BETH LANG
THE DALHART TEXAN

There was a low voter turnout in the Saturday, May 9, Dalhart city election. The total number of voters was 160, with 63 early voters and 97 on Saturday.

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By NIXIE SANDERSON
THE DALHART TEXAN

Students at St. Anthony’s Catholic School are learning about more than just geography with their latest class project. In addition to learning about life on the other side of the world, the students collected cans and turned them in for a monetary donation for a Burmese refugee family.