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Garza County 4-H celebrate National 4-H Week

October 15, 2021

Staff Reports Garza County 4-H members gathered on Monday, October 4 for their annual awards and banquet/cookout to launch National 4-H Week.   National 4-H Week and the local banquet showcases the incredible experiences that 4-H offers young people and highlights the remarkable 4-H youth in our community who work each day to make a…

Antelopes lose to Sundown in another heartbreaker in defensive showdown

October 15, 2021

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch SUNDOWN-The Post Antelopes (1-5 Overall, 0-1 District) lost last Friday night to the Sundown Roughnecks (4-2 Overall, 1-0 District) in the district opener at Slaughter Field 7-0. The only score of the night came with 3 seconds left in the game, sealing the deal for the Roughnecks.…

Local student named Commended Student by National Merit Scholarship Program

October 8, 2021

SOUTHLAND – Principal Gregg Johnson of Southland ISD announced that Elizabeth Payton has been named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.  A Letter of Commendation from the school and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC®), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior. Elizabeth…

Volleyball Round-Up: Lady Lopes sweep Aspermont, ready for pivotal rematch with Plains in race for district championship

October 8, 2021

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch The race for the District 3-2A Championship is starting to tighten up for the top teams in the district, including the Post Lady Lopes (18-11 Overall, 7-1 District). The Lady Lopes’ 5-game win streak has them tied for first in the district alongside the defending district champion…

Coyotes game cancelled due to weather

October 8, 2021

Coyotes had an early lead in their game against Morgan at Strawn when lightning caused a delay and eventually caused the game to be cancelled after only nine minutes of play. Play has got to go to at least until the half for it declared to be declared a completed ball game Not getting the…

Texans urged to get their flu shots now

October 8, 2021

Flu season is approaching, and with COVID-19 still spreading in the state, DSHS is urging Texans to protect themselves by getting the flu vaccine as soon as possible. Brandy Fannon, Administrator at the Garza County Health Care Clinic said, “The clinic now has flu vaccines.  We also have the high dose vaccine for those 65…

Homecoming court crowned at half-time

October 1, 2021

PHS 2021 Homecoming Court from left, Football Sweetheart Meagan Blair, Homecoming Queen Briley Miller, nominees Macee Rathbun and Mia Martinez, and Band Sweetheart Kristin Tidwell.

Antelopes hold off rival Slaton with goal line stand on final play of game, beat Tigers for first win of the season 25-19

October 1, 2021

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch POST-In dramatic fashion, the Post Bold Gold Antelopes (1-4) outlasted their rival the Slaton Tigers (1-4) in the 88th ‘War on 84’ to give the Bold Gold their first victory of the 2021 season, snapping a four-game losing streak. The Homecoming win gave the Antelopes their third…

Shotguns for Scholarship

October 1, 2021

Lynn/Garza County Farm Bureau hosted “Shotguns for Scholarships” event on Saturday at the Palmer Gun Club.  Registration began at 9 am for the 5-Stand Flurry competition.   Lynn and Garza County Judges accepted a challenge to determine best shot during the event.  Garza County Judge Lee Norman and Lynn County Judge Mike Braddock are shown shaking…

The Post Rotary Club hosted their annual Homecoming Luncheon fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 24.

October 1, 2021

The Post Rotary Club hosted their annual Homecoming Luncheon fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 24.  Rotary members set up, cooked, and served hamburgers, chips, and drinks for donations.  Rotarians raise $1,825 to help fund scholarships for local graduating seniors.  The fundraiser will also provide a scholarship for a sophomore or junior to attend the Rotary Youth…

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