Local man pleads guilty on two felony counts A Moore County man, Michael Lee Thomas, has plead guilty on two felony counts — Count I being a first degree felony for misapplication of fiduciary property and Count II being a state jail felony for theft. Read more about the case, including the punishment agreed to for both counts, in the Dec. 12 print edition on Page 1. News-Press welcomes new staff member
Moore County News-Press Publisher Wanda Brooks is proud to announce the addition of Tammi Ledford to the staff. Ledford brings many years of newspaper experience to the position. She has worked in a variety of positions and has been in and out of the newspaper business since 1997. Her experience includes work in sales, composition, layout, the business office and editorial.
Read more about Tammi in the Dec. 12 print edition. Student Crime Stoppers wants to close cold cases Although many crimes are solved through Student Crime Stoppers, there are some crimes that have yet to be solved. Help Student Crime Stoppers by learning about current cold cases and sharing information you might have. Read about the 2013 cold cases in the Dec. 8 print edition. Are you prepared to weather the storm? According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, (FEMA), disasters can happen at anytime and anywhere without warning. Citizens need to know how to be prepared in any given emergency. This can be life-saving knowledge. BBB offers Black Friday, Cyber Monday tips This holiday season be prepared as you shop for bargains. BBB offers tips on planning your Black Friday shopping trip; staying safe as you shop online and understanding re-stocking fees. Traffic stop results in trafficking charges A traffic stop on Nov. 11 by Moore County Sheriff's Department resulted in the driver being arrested on federal human smuggling/trafficking charges.
Read more in the Nov. 21 print edition. A note to our readers and advertisers Due to an equipment/service upgrade, the News-Press may be without telephone and/or Internet (including e-mail) service for a portion of the day on Wednesday, Nov. 13. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. ...And they're off
Demonette volleyball is pictured above Tuesday afternoon as they were given a send-off on their way to the regional quarterfinals at Caprock against the Randall Lady Raiders.