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News

The Cameron BBQ Shootout and Funfest that was scheduled for this weekend has been postponed due to heavy rain and the flooding last week.

Cameron voters sent incumbents back to represent them on the City Council and Cameron ISD Board of Trustees during Saturday’s election.

Election Day is May 4 for Cameron ISD Board of Trustees. Voting will be at Cameron ISD, 303 East 12th Street in Cameron from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sports

Davion Bynaum usually doesn’t get off to a fast start when he runs the 100-meter dash. He relies on his superior speed to propel him past runners throughout the race.

Several Yoe High athletes are headed to the State Meet on May 10 in Austin.

The Yoe baseball team suffered a tough loss in the playoffs last night.

Opinion

Gun safety is an important topic to many citizens. 

Where not everyone agrees that guns should be owned, others embrace the fact that it is our Second Amendment right and collect them. 

Shortly after taking office I had an idea to have a first ever county-wide “moot court” competition with all five schools in the county competing.

On Monday, April 1, I had the pleasure of meeting with Mr. Robert Allen, President & CEO of the Texas Economic Development Corporation; Mr.

Thorndale

Thorndale’s Landry Laywell will make a run at defending her state tennis title, as she won the Class 2A Region IV girls single championship last week.

The Thorndale ISD School Board met on April 15 and had a lot of great news about students.

They board recognized several student groups for accomplishments during the meeting.

Precinct 4 Commissioner Jeff Muegge and his staff have been working to replace the bridge on County Road 304 at Cottonwood Creek. The bridge washed out in December 2018.

Obituaries

Maria Rosa de Santiago, 91, of Cameron and formerly of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, died Friday, May 17, 2019, at her home following a long illness.

Billy Gene Whitaker, 87, of Cameron died Saturday, May 18, 2019, in a Cameron nursing facility.

Augusta Lorene “Gussie” Oslick, 91, of San Gabriel, entered into her eternal rest in the early morning hours of May 12, 2019, at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas.

The Cameron Herald

The Cameron Herald
P.O. Box 1230
Cameron, Texas 76520

Phone: 254-697-6671
Fax: 254-697-4902