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Sports schedule, Oct. 17 - Oct. 24

Thursday, Oct. 17 Dublin JV Gold Football, vs. Stephenville, 5 p.m. Dublin JH Football, At Rio Vista, 5 p.m. Dublin JV Green Football, At Rio Vista, 6:30 p.m. Lingleville JH Football, vs. Three Way, 6 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 18 Dublin Varsity Football, vs. Rio Vista, 7 p.m. ...

2019-10-17 20:04 open_in_new
Probation issued in Dublin death

On Oct. 1, a jury of eight women and four men recommended probation for Raul Jimenez, 23, for leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in the death of Dubliner Isabel Macias.

The jury reportedly deliberated for a little more than five hours before returning with a sentence of ten ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
CBS to feature Hogan Museum

A film crew recently shot footage in the Ben Hogan Museum of Dublin for a CBS Sports Spectacular on the “Ten Greatest Golf Comebacks.”

The program airs on CBS at 5 p.m. local time, this Sunday, Oct. 20.

“We count down the 10 mostremarkable,breathtaking and career defining ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
Dublin host to Halloween hay

A total of 54 hay bales have emerged around Dublin and decorations have begun as part of a fundraiser benefitting the Dublin Public Library while getting everyone into the fall and Halloween spirit.

Participating businesses and residents have pledged to get their bales decorated by Oct. ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
The marvels of stick technology

“Speak softly but carry a big stick.”

This iconic line by President Theodore Roosevelt is deemed by history scholars to mean that people should avoid aggression but be ready to use force if needed.

I find it is also useful advice for photographers.

I’ll admit that I was ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
Mary Vera

Mary Vera, 75, of De Leon, passed from this life into the arms of her Lord and Savior Sunday, October 13, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 11, 1944, in San Antonio, Texas to Manuel and Basilia (Betsy) Luna. Mary was united in marriage to Frank Vera on April 15, 1961, in ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
ImoJean Carroll

Mary ImoJean Carroll, 93, passed away on October 8, 2019 in Stephenville, Texas. She was born May 27, 1926 in Purves, Texas to her parents John Smelley and Maude (Jones) Smelley. She was a homemaker who had worked cleaning the Carlton Baptist Church and worked at the Glen Rose nuclear power ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
George Martin

George Donald Martin, 88, passed away on October 10, 2019 in Stephenville, Texas. He was born December 9, 1930 in Dublin, Texas to his parents George Johnson Martin and Jessie Pearl (Harmon) Martin. He married Betty (Hopson) May 7, 1979. He worked in the trucking industry, Safety Management for ...

2019-10-17 19:01 open_in_new
Petitions seeking alcohol election

Approximately 110 Dublin residents have signed a petition being circulated for a vote to allow the sale of alcohol and mixed beverages within the city limits.

The petition was filed by Jesica and Dillon Richey through Blackjack East LLC, but Dublin entrepreneur Mark Ellis said there are ...

2019-10-11 18:04 open_in_new
Cards building best season since 2013

The Lingleville Cardinals won their third straight game and went 4-2 for the season after a 61-35 victory over the Walnut Springs Hornets at home Friday night.

This is the first time that the Card have won more than three games since their 2013 season.

“Workhorse Felipe Flores kept ...

2019-10-11 17:01 open_in_new
Sports schedules

Thursday, Oct. 10

Dublin JH Football, vs. Tolar, 4:30 p.m. Dublin JH Volleyball, vs. Comanche, 5 p.m. Dublin JV Gold Football, At Stephenville, 5 p.m. Dublin JV Green Football, vs. Tolar, 7 p.m. Lingleville JH Football, vs. Rochelle, 6 p.m. Lingleville JV Football, At Gorman, 7 ...

2019-10-10 18:58 open_in_new
Lions start district in Tolar

The Dublin Lions are 4-1 as they head into District play Friday night when they take on the Rattlers in Tolar at 7 p.m.

“We’re 0-0 and they’re 0-0 [in district],” said Dublin ISD Athletic Director Bob Cervetto. “Everybody’s wanting to get a leg up on district.”

Cervetto ...

2019-10-10 18:58 open_in_new
David Mote

David Mote was born August 22, 1969 in Fort Worth, Texas to his parents George Mote and his mother Sandra (Nalda) Mote. 

His occupation was working as an BNSF railroad engineer.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Sandra Mote, in April of 2017.

He is survived by his father, ...

2019-10-03 17:56 open_in_new
Howard Cagle Jr.

Howard Britton Cagle Jr., 73, peacefully passed from this life in the evening hours of Monday, September 23, 2019, surrounded by family. 

He was born on September 9, 1946 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi to Howard Britton Sr. & Mary Jewel (Purcell) Cagle. Mr. Cagle was a veteran of the ...

2019-10-03 16:52 open_in_new
Sergio Deleon

Sergio Deleon, 42, was born November 12, 1976 in Mexico to his parents Jose Deleon and Guadalupe Deleon. He passed away on September 27th, 2019 in Dublin. Sergio attended St. Mary’s Catholic Church. He worked for truck accessory installer in Stephenville, Texas.

Preceded in death by his ...

2019-10-03 16:52 open_in_new
Gerry Kendall

Gerry Kendall, 50, was born Feb. 19, 1969 in Korat, Thailand to his parents Oscar Kendall and mother Chird Kendall. He died on Sept. 27, 2019.

He married Jill (Thackerson) Kendall and raised 4 children together. He graduated from Tarleton with his bachelors. Gerry was a member of the ...

2019-10-03 16:52 open_in_new
Sports Calendar, Sept. 26 - Oct. 3

Thursday, Sept. 26

Friday, Sept. 27

Saturday, Sept. 28

Monday, Sept.  30

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Wednesday, Oct. 2

Thursday, Oct. 3

*District **Homecoming ***Senior Night

2019-09-26 18:58 open_in_new
Lions leash Bulldogs

Dublin Lions Head Coach Bob Cervetto said that Friday’s 21-12 victory against the Bangs Bulldogs started out in a frenzy.

“We came out strong and started fast,” he said.

When Hagen Huffman made a strong run in the beginning of the game, he reportedly went to Cervetto to boast ...

2019-09-26 18:58 open_in_new
Ladies best Bangs in 3

The Lady Lions stomped the Bangs Lady Bulldogs in a three- set victory at home Saturday morning.

The win ended with the home team scoring 25-21 in set 1 and 25-8 in set 2 and set 3. 

Camry porter had 19 digs, five assists and four aces.

Bailey Noel scored 10 kills, four aces ...

2019-09-26 18:58 open_in_new
Gonzales retires as SRO

Friday marked the third retirement for Dublin Police officer Bob Gonzales and although he hadn’t planned to return to law enforcement when he joined Dublin PD four years ago, he feels fortunate that he did.

“It’s been an interesting journey,” he said.

Gonzales’ thirty ...

2019-09-26 17:55 open_in_new
Earl Flory

Earl Dean Flory, age 83, of Temple passed peacefully from this life during the afternoon hours of Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at his home in the company of his family. Born in Indian Oaks, Texas on the 19th day of November 1935 he was the son of W.T. and Hattie (Frazier) Flory.

Earl ...

2019-09-26 17:55 open_in_new