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  • Big renovations planned for Denver City High School

    Big renovations planned for Denver City High School

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 7:18 PM EDT2017-08-09 23:18:16 GMT
    Plans for the new Denver City High School (source: KCBD video)Plans for the new Denver City High School (source: KCBD video)

    This time next year, high schoolers in Denver City will walk into a brand new, state of the art building.

    This time next year, high schoolers in Denver City will walk into a brand new, state of the art building.

  • Live with Denver City Athletics Volleyball Coach/new AD

    Live with Denver City Athletics Volleyball Coach/new AD

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 11:30 PM EDT2017-08-10 03:30:56 GMT
    Chief Bridgforth (Source: KCBD Video)Chief Bridgforth (Source: KCBD Video)

    Denver City has a new Athletic Director overseeing all of the Mustang and Fillies sports programs. Pete spoke with Chief Bridgforth live on our Community Coverage Tour.

    Denver City has a new Athletic Director overseeing all of the Mustang and Fillies sports programs. Pete spoke with Chief Bridgforth live on our Community Coverage Tour.

  • World War II veterans share friendship of a lifetime in Denver City

    World War II veterans share friendship of a lifetime in Denver City

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-08-10 03:25:15 GMT
    Giles Lee and Lt. Warren "Paul" New (Source: KCBD Video)Giles Lee and Lt. Warren "Paul" New (Source: KCBD Video)

    Karin went to Shinnery Oaks looking for a story. She left with an image she will never forget. With matching caps and matching wheelchairs side by side, this forever friendship formed, 72 years after service to the flag.

    Karin went to Shinnery Oaks looking for a story. She left with an image she will never forget. With matching caps and matching wheelchairs side by side, this forever friendship formed, 72 years after service to the flag.

  • Pigskin Preview: Denver City Mustangs

    Pigskin Preview: Denver City Mustangs

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 7:25 PM EDT2017-08-09 23:25:54 GMT
    Pete live with Mustangs Coach Daniel Fontenot (Source: KCBD Video)Pete live with Mustangs Coach Daniel Fontenot (Source: KCBD Video)

    The Denver City Mustangs look to improve on a 4-7 playoff season from a year ago.

    The Denver City Mustangs look to improve on a 4-7 playoff season from a year ago.

  • Denver City Memorial honors all natives killed in action

    Denver City Memorial honors all natives killed in action

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:58:26 GMT
    Denver City Memorial (Source: KCBD)Denver City Memorial (Source: KCBD)

    Originally established in the late 1960’s, a memorial in Denver City honors those who have given their lives for our country. 

    Originally established in the late 1960’s, a memorial in Denver City honors those who have given their lives for our country. 

  • Denver City hosts tamale festival

    Denver City hosts tamale festival

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:56:13 GMT

    Denver City is spicing things up this year with their first ever tamale festival. The festival will take place December 1st and 2nd and will include different activities each day.

    Denver City is spicing things up this year with their first ever tamale festival. The festival will take place December 1st and 2nd and will include different activities each day.

  • Denver City's economy continues to grow despite oil slump

    Denver City's economy continues to grow despite oil slump

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:55:23 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Denver City relies heavily on oil but despite the slump the city says they are plugging ahead and making progress. 

    Denver City relies heavily on oil but despite the slump the city says they are plugging ahead and making progress. 

  • Denver City Museum holds small town's history

    Denver City Museum holds small town's history

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:53 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:53:50 GMT
    Denver City Museum (Source: KCBD)Denver City Museum (Source: KCBD)

    Located in the Center of Denver City, a tiny museum holds the small town's history. Started by a group of ladies in the 1970's, the museum was originally housed in one room of the elementary school, but through hard work and determination was eventually able to open in an entire wing of the school. 

    Located in the Center of Denver City, a tiny museum holds the small town's history. Started by a group of ladies in the 1970's, the museum was originally housed in one room of the elementary school, but through hard work and determination was eventually able to open in an entire wing of the school. 

  • Denver City economic boom

    Denver City economic boom

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:51 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:51:41 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Denver City relies heavily on oil, but despite the ebbs and flows of the business, the city says they are plugging ahead and making progress. 

    Denver City relies heavily on oil, but despite the ebbs and flows of the business, the city says they are plugging ahead and making progress. 

  • Denver City, TX history and economic drivers

    Denver City, TX history and economic drivers

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-08-09 16:47:03 GMT
    Denver City, Texas (Source: KCBD)Denver City, Texas (Source: KCBD)

    Denver City was the last town in Texas established solely on the discovery of oil, and it is also the third stop in the 2017 Live Community Coverage Tour. 

    Denver City was the last town in Texas established solely on the discovery of oil, and it is also the third stop in the 2017 Live Community Coverage Tour. 

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