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Raising fire awareness
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The Dumas Fire Department is going around to all Moore County elementary schools teaching kids about fire safety. This year's clown show relays the message of "Hear the Beep Where You Sleep". The show will be at Green Acres at 8:30 a.m. and Sunset at 1 p.m. on Oct. 7. They will also be in Cactus at 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 9 which includes Sunray Elementary students as well. Anyone is welcome to attend one of their shows.

DPD searching for missing teen
Courtesy Dumas PD
Dumas Police Department (DPD) continues to search for a missing teenager. According to information released Tuesday morning, law enforcement is searching for 16-year-old Tyler Whitman, who has been missing since June 17 of this year.

DHS campus, student recognized
The Demons received multiple recognitions this week. Click the link above to read more.

Drasher running for a cause
Meredith Laurent/News-Press

Master Sgt. Troy Drasher made his way through Dumas on Sept. 29. He is running to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project. Read more about his journey in the Oct. 1 print edition of the Moore County News-Press.

County recognizes long-time employee
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County Commissioner recognize John Johnson for his 36 years of service to Moore County. In the picture above from left to right are: County Commissioner Miton Pax, Moore County Judge Rowdy Rhoades, John Johnson, Road and Bridge supervisor Wes McDougal, County Commissioner Daniel Garcia and County Commissioner Lynn Cartrite.

Fatal accident update
Early Friday morning the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) respond to a major crash that resulted in the death of one person and injured another. Full accident information was not available at press time for our print edition. Click the link above for an update from DPS.

County approves additional tax collections for MCHD
Moore County Tax Office will soon begin collecting Moore County Hospital District (MCHD) taxes for Sherman County. County commissioners on Monday approved amending the agreement between the county and MCHD to allow for the collections.

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