Lipan 4-H ready for first meeting of new school year

The first 4-H meeting of the new school year is set for Thursday, Sept. 5, 6:30 p.m. at the Lipan Community Center. Students in the third grade and older are welcome to attend.

Last year’s members will be required to re-enroll for the new 4-H year. For more information about enrolling, go to Bring a friend to the meeting!

The Lipan Indian Booster Club will have their first meeting of the year on Tuesday, Sept. 3, at 6 p.m. at the Sylvia Wilson Baccus Library. The booster club works hard each year running the concession stand at basketball games. They also raise funds to purchase items needed by our students. Come out and support them.


Save the dates for these important events happening in October. On Saturday, Oct. 19, the Lipan Volunteer Fire Department hosts the Kickapoo Festival and Car Show. There will be arts and crafts booths, family fun, and a fish fry. More information to come!

On Tuesday, Oct. 29, the Booster Club will host “Meet the Indians” night at the gym. Hot dogs will be served from 5:45 until 6:45 p.m. The program will begin at 7 p.m.


Greg and Brenda Brown would like to thank everyone for your concern and prayers during Greg’s illness. He is doing well and has gone back to work.


Congratulations Shandi and Jacob Westbrook of Lipan on the birth of their first child. Mason James Westbrook was born on Aug. 16. Mason weighed in at 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was a little over 18 inches long. He is named after two of his grandpas.

Proud grandparents are Jamie and Chris Nelson, Kay Wilson, and Terry Westbrook. His great-grandmother is Rosetta Baker of Lipan.


Sincere sympathy to the family of Clyde M. Cauley, age 98, who passed away in Granbury on Aug. 18. He was one of the two oldest living graduates of Lipan High School. The lone surviving member of his 1934 graduating class is Melba Ator Sansing.


Belated birthday wishes go out to Sharon Ballenger, Aug. 19, and Ashlyn Tarpley, Aug. 25.

Pat O’Bannon was treated to a special birthday breakfast by her friends, Cindy Miller and Brenda Brown on her birthday, Aug. 22. Then, she was taken to Garcia’s for lunch by her granddaughter Emily O’Bannon and her boyfriend, Steven.

This week, Robert Wagnon will have a birthday on Wednesday, Sept. 4. Mike Stowe and his niece Brenda Brown share a birthday on Thursday, Sept. 5.


Today, Aug. 31, is Mike and Joanna Stowe’s 39th wedding anniversary. Happy Anniversary!


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