Jean Carolyn Hite

Jean Carolyn Hite, 87 of Vernon, Texas died on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, in Vernon, Texas. Services were held Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Western Trail Cowboy Church with Kyle Gosline and Rev. Ron Fox officiating. Interment was held at Wilbarger Memorial Park under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home. Jean was…

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William Stephen (Steve) Solesbee

William Stephen (Steve) Solesbee, age 69 of Dallas, Texas, passed away on Friday afternoon, July 26, 2019.Cremation rites were accorded and a burial service will be held on Sept. 16, 2019 at 1 p.m. in the Wilbarger Memorial Gardens, Vernon, Texas.Steve graduated from the International School, Manila, Philippines and attended Hardin Simmons University, Abilene, Texas.Steve…

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Carol Phillips

Carol Phillips, 81 of Odell passed from this life on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. Carol was born Thursday, Feb. 10, 1938, to E.L. and Lula Karr Duke in Pampa, Texas. Carol married Ray Phillips in Frederick, Okla. on June 23, 1978. She attended and was a member of Odell Baptist Church. Carol was preceded in…

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Jean Hite

Jean Hite, of Vernon, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, in Vernon Texas. Services are pending with Sullivan Funeral Home  

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Georgia Vanek Miller

Georgia Vanek Miller, 82, of Vernon, Texas, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Wichita Falls, Texas. Funeral services were held Tuesday Sept. 10, 2019 at 10 a.m.  at the Holy Family Catholic Church with Father Phil Petta officiating. Burial was at Eastview Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

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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…

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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…

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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.  

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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…

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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.…

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