Monthly Archive

Lady Cats fall to Osceola

By STACY RICE, M.E.
Tied. Bottom of the first. 5-5. This is how the Drexel Lady Cats entered into the second inning when they hosted the Osceola Indians for a night at the local ball field last Tuesday. It looked promising.
Drexel scored again in the 2nd to take a single-point lead, but the Lady Indians retaliated by holding the local girls scoreless in the third and bringing two of their own across the plate.

Bobcats host two, lose one

By STACY RICE, M.E.
The local baseball team started off on the right foot last Tuesday when they hosted the Osceola Indians. However, their 3-0 lead well into the 3rd inning was cut short when the Indians put four up and continued to dominate to the finish. The Drexel boys couldn’t protect the plate and fell to the travelers, 14-8.

Water Improvement Project well underway

The water system improvement project is now well underway. The project consists of five separate contracts, which began in February of 2010: one, for the transmission main, one for the tower, two for distribution lines, and one for operating equipment.

Local historian speaks on Drexel history at DCBC

By DAVE ALBURTY, Secretary
The Drexel Community Betterment Corporation met last Tuesday, April 27, at 5:30 p.m., for the regular monthly meeting.
Snacks for the meeting were sponsored and prepared by Jim and Carol Welborn and Welborn’s Thriftway. Those present were Sue Bush-Wishon, Patty Dreher, Marc Finke, Rob Swearingen, Lila Jones, Mark and Virginia Alley, Jim and Carol Welborn, Stacy Rice, Doc and Rose Marsh, Carol Pranulis, Herby Thomas, Lynette Harris, Aubry Deal, Gene and Dixie Allen, and Dave Alburty.