Childress Bobcats

Bobcats, Cyclones and Skyrockets get back in pads

By Bev Odom/The Red River Sun— WELLINGTON — Area schools in Class 1A through Class 4A, which includes Childress, Memphis and Wellington, will begin football practice starting Aug. 3, according to a ruling recently released by the University Scholastic League (UIL). The ruling allows schools in more rural areas to begin on time with their…

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CISD plans to start school on Aug. 13

By Whitney Wyatt/The Red River Sun— CHILDRESS – Childress ISD plans to start school on Aug. 13. “We are working on a plan, but we are not ready to release it to the public at this time because it changes almost every day,” CISD Superintendent Carl Taylor said. “I can tell you that we plan…

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Childress Zephyrs win Wichita Falls tournament

By Scott Mills/The Red River Sun— CHILDRESS – The Childress Zephyrs climbed out of the elimination bracket with a 1-run win over the Wichita Falls Young Guns to capture the championship of the Wichita Falls 12 and under baseball tournament held July 11-12. On the first day of the tournament, the team split its two…

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Childress Ag Corner

By Childress FFA member Ty Davidson Special to The Sun— CHILDRESS – Receiving the Long Star Degree is an amazing honor. To me, it is a recognition of the hard work and dedication that I have put into the FFA, and the reward is the degree itself. It is an honor and a privilege to…

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