Farwell burying centennial time capsule

By Leslie Radford: CNJ Staff writer FARWELL — A container the size of an oil barrel will harbor a time capsule to commemorate the community’s 100th anniversary. The time capsule will be buried in the city park July 30 during Border Town Days, an annual event hosted by Farwell and Texico. A 100th edition of […]

Nichols ready for state challenge


Farwell senior Tate Nichols works on his putting at Farwell Country Club in preparation for the Texas Class 1A state golf tournament in Austin. (CNJ correspondent: Jim Hogg) By Dave Wagner: CNJ staff writer Tate Nichols didn’t mind the lengthy wait between winning the Region I-1A golf tournament on April 26 and the two-day Class […]

Steers able to recover from early setback

By John Eisel The Farwell boys golf team’s hopes for the 2005 season appeared crippled before the season began. The Steers’ projected No. 2 golfer, Ty Gast, broke his collarbone skiing and would sit out the season. “Things were looking kind of bleak,” Farwell coach Tim Kasel said. “I knew Tate (Nichols) was going to […]