Big Lake will be rocking Saturday, July 2nd with the 2nd Annual Santa Rita Star Spangled Celebration.   The event, presented by the Big Lake Chamber of Commerce, will be headlined by Texas Country superstar The Josh Abbott Band.   “We decided this... more
Sam and Sarah Long have a passion for two things.    The first... Teaching.   The second... Travel.   "I guess it all falls on me," Sam said. "We have a desire to travel. See the world. We both love teaching, so I started thinking of a way to merge... more
Pioneer Natural Resources donated a 2011 Ford F-150 pickup to the Boy Scouts of America Texas Southwest Council Tuesday.   Local scouts Gunnar Stroud, Gavin Yocham, Tyler Glass, Juan Carlos Gamez and Mason Glass were on hand to accept the donation... more
Fire crews worked quickly Monday night to douse a fire in the kitchen area of Reagan County high School. The call was received at 9:32 p.m. after the fire alarm system sent out an alert that the sprinkler system was engaged in the kitchen area. A... more
Reagan County Middle School's Millionaire Club is made up of students who have read one million words and more this school year. The group includes: Esme Delacruz, AJ Alonsa, Rey Portales, Isaac Bonilla, Dylan Dodd, Kateri Masters, Logan Knight,... more
Big Lake Bank is the Big Lake Chamber of Commerce May Spotlight Business of the Month.    The bank first opened its doors in 1986 and currently has six employees. Those employees include: Roger Kalina - Bank President, Amy Rockwell, Karla Eggar,... more

Roger Lamar Goertz

Roger Lamar Goertz, of San Angelo, passed away June 17, 2016 at Shannon Hospital.  Roger was born to Albert Friezon Goertz and Dorothy Nell Martin on April 24, 1938 in Freer, Texas.


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