Southland District Preview: Jayton Jaybirds

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch In Week 7, the Southland Eagles will head to Jayton to take on the Jayton Jaybirds in the battle of the birds. Last season, the Eagles had to cut their season short due to injuries that prevented Southland from fielding a team. With a team made up…

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Borden County District Preview: Meadow Broncos

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch The district opener for the Borden County Coyotes pits the Coyotes and the Meadow Broncos in Week 8. Dating back to 2004, the Coyotes lead the series against the Broncos 5-2, winning five straight meetings since the 2010 season. Last season’s matchup was the first meeting for…

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Marthana Cearley Hudson

Marthana Cearley Hudson was called home by our Lord and Savior on Saturday, July 17, 2021 in Pflugerville, Texas. She was 81 years old. Marthana was born August 18, 1939 in Slaton, Texas to John Franklin Cearley and Bonnie Allphin. She was married to Loy McCoy “Coy” Hudson on August 6, 1960 in Pecos, Texas.…

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City approves changes to ordinance regarding carports

City Council approved the proposed changes to city ordinances after a public hearing was held on Tuesday, July 13 during the regular scheduled meeting.  No public comments were voiced during the hearing regarding carports and accessory buildings under Section §14.02.472 labeled Yard Limitations. The change will allow property owners to place a carport 19.5 feet…

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Sales tax allocations for City show positive retail gains

The city of Post’s July sales tax rebate is 26 percent above the same period last year according to figures released by the Texas Comptroller office. July’s allocation represents May retail sales of $76,084. June’s rebate showed similarly favorable trend that might be tied to stimulus checks. As the economy recovers from COVID, it is…

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2021 Borden County Football Schedule, Preview

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch The Borden County Coyotes football schedule was released for the upcoming 2021 season. The Coyotes are coming off of a 11-3 season and a State Semifinal appearance in 2020, an accomplishment that hadn’t been made since the 2017 season where the Coyotes won the Class 1A Division…

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Coaches that make a difference: Trey Richey

By Brennan Riker Special to The Post Dispatch Trey Richey is the head football and track coach at Borden County High School. Richey is also an assistant for the basketball, baseball, and golf teams. Richey grew up in Jayton, Texas, where he graduated from high school. He then went to college at Texas Tech University…

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