Details for The Canyon News

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5381000010


Marker Number 10
Atlas Number 5381000010
Marker Title The Canyon News
Index Entry Canyon News
Address 414 15th St.
City Canyon
County Randall
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 232587
UTM Northing 3874654
Subject Codes newspapers
Marker Year 1968
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark No
Marker Location On Canyon News Building, 414 15th Street, Canyon
Private Property No
Marker Condition In Situ
Marker Size 18" x 28"
Marker Text First city newspaper, the"Echo," was printed 1889. The "Stayer" (1896), later renamed "Randall County News," was predecessor of the "News." Clyde W. Warwick, editor 45 years, 1910-1955. Won awards for outstanding weekly 1942, 1950. Special Edition (1949) was rated nation's best. Troy Martin became editor 1960. (1968)

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