The Holliday Eagle Band finished second out of 19 bands in the UIL 3A area competition in Midlothian Thursday, Dec. 3. The ranking would have advanced them to the state competition if it was an advancement year. File photo
Holliday Elementary School took first place in its Academic UIL District Meet, competing against City View and Nocona. The Eagles won with 887 points, over 500 points better than runner-up City View (371 points) and 600 points better than Nocona (223 points).
The Salvation Army is a massive international organization, yet in Archer City there is a small but mighty branch making a difference in the lives of its residents. The mission of the Salvation Army is “to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination,” and the local board is committed to doing just that.
A new pet-friendly business has opened its door in Archer County as Le Chateau Pet Resort debuts its second Texas location. “We started in 2009, we opened our pet resort in Amarillo, and we have had some wonderful years of success,” CEO Dawn Hallgren said.