United Fund kicks off 2020 campaign for 8 agencies

Joyce Ashley Vernon Record Wilbarger United Fund held its kickoff at 12 noon, Wednesday, Aug. 7, at The Loft, 1423 Main Street, as the campaign got underway for 2020 to provide needed funding for eight local non-profit agencies in Wilbarger County. United Fund captains and organization representatives were on hand for the event with Mayor…

Read More

SLB 2019 roars into history

Joyce Ashley Vernon Record The 30th edition of Summer’s Last Blast rolled through Vernon over the weekend with classic cars and vintage vehicles, car shows, concerts, Extreme bike air show, Burnout, food booths, vendors and lots of spectators on hand as the event concluded Saturday night with the much-anticipated Nostalgic Cruise Over 800 cruisers took…

Read More

Dallas Texas McCarty

Dallas Texas McCarty, 71 of Vernon, Texas, died on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, in Vernon, Texas. Services were held Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ron Fox officiating. Interment was at Eastview cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.  

Read More

Vernon season tickets on sale Monday

Ticket sales director, Claudette Owen, has announced that season tickets for the Vernon Lion 2019 Football Season will go on sale, Monday, August 19, 2019. Purchasers will be able to start buying their season tickets starting at 8am in the Vernon ISD Administration Center, 1713 Wilbarger Street. First time purchasers may buy season tickets during…

Read More

Texas Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is reminding hunters and anglers that all current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except the year-to-date fishing license) expire the end of August, and new licenses for 2019-20 go on sale Thursday, Aug. 15. Outdoor enthusiasts in Texas purchase more than 2.4 million hunting and fishing licenses annually.…

Read More

Randall Lee Willingham

Randall Lee Willingham, 53 of Vernon Texas passed away on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019 in Vernon, Texas. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Calvary Baptist Church. Randy was born Monday, Nov. 29, 1965 in Conroe, Texas. He was the son of…

Read More

Wayne Carrell Johnston

Wayne Carrell Johnston, 76 of Vernon, Texas died on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in Vernon, Texas. Graveside service were held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Eastview Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home. Officiating was the Rev. Paul Neuberger.      

Read More

Riley Bailey Inglish

Riley Bailey “RB” Inglish, 87, of Vernon, died on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 in Vernon, Texas. Services were held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating was the Rev. Paul Neuberger and the Rev. Jim Antwine. Interment was at Wilbarger Memorial Park under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

Read More

Dionicio Ramirez

Dionicio “El Borrado” Ramirez, 90 of Vernon, Texas, died on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, in Vernon, Texas. Mass Service will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Church with Father Phil  Petta officiating. Interment will be held at Eastview Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.    

Read More

Martha Frances Reed Quiett

Martha Frances Reed Quiett, age 83, passed to her heavenly home on Monday, July 29, 2019. Graveside services will be at Wilbarger Memorial Park on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 10 a.m.. under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 30, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Sullivan Funeral…

Read More