Artist Feature/Ce Ce Ochs

By: Sierra Dyson CeCe Ochs is a jewelry maker in comanche county, Texas. She grew up near Palo Duro Canyon outside of Amarillo. She loved spending time outdoors and looking at everything God has created. In fact, she was so inspired by the beauty of what she saw that she decided she wanted to be … Continue reading Artist Feature/Ce Ce Ochs

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The Peach and Melon Festival in De Leon, Texas

One of the oldest festivals in Texas.... By: Brandon Mangan For nearly one hundred years, the first week of August has meant the same thing in De Leon, Texas. For one, it means that thousands of pounds of watermelons are about to be devoured. Peaches too. There’s going to be a parade. Beauty pageants. Judging … Continue reading The Peach and Melon Festival in De Leon, Texas

More Comanche County History, Part 3

This article is continued from the previous article titled More Comanche County History, Part 2. We are picking up where we left off by visiting the community called Comyn.

More Comanche County History, Part 2

By: Brandon Mangan Last week, we shared an article titled "More Comanche County History, Part 1." This week, we are picking up where we left off with "More Comanche County History, Part 2." This article will begin with the Robert Thomas Hill Historical Marker: Robert Thomas Hill Historical Marker – 2019 Although briefly mentioned when … Continue reading More Comanche County History, Part 2

More Comanche County History Part 1

Here is more Comanche County History for your reading pleasure... By: Brandon Mangan Chief On Comanche Square 2019 Most who come upon it know that the name Comanche comes from the tribe of natives who once occupied the land, although few would be able to tell you just where the name Comanche comes from. In … Continue reading More Comanche County History Part 1

Comanche County Museum

This article was written by Sierra Dyson. Here is some information you will need for your next daytrip to Comanche County, TX. Be sure to plan to drive around and take a look at all the available Historical Markers. The Comanche County Museum is located at 402 Morman Road in Comanche, Texas. The museum’s start … Continue reading Comanche County Museum

Comanche County Outlaw

The 21st Birthday of John Wesley Hardin By: Brandon Mangan John Wesley Hardin, Abilene, Kansas - 1871 The day of May 26th, 1874 is a day of infamy in Comanche County. It didn’t start that way. The residents of Comanche awoke with a spirit of excitement – horse races were being held northeast of town … Continue reading Comanche County Outlaw

Proctor Lake, Gateway To Comanche County, Texas

By: Brandon Mangan  Proctor Lake in Comanche County, Texas has been a destination for fishing and recreation since it was created between the Sabana and Leon rivers in 1963. The Army Corps of Engineers maintains four parks on the lake – Copperas Creek, High Point, Promontory and Sowell Creek Park. Although High Point has … Continue reading Proctor Lake, Gateway To Comanche County, Texas