KDDD News 6-15-21

Saturday night, social media was busy in Dumas. An apparent explosion was caught on video late Saturday night northwest of Dumas, Texas.

There are reports it may have been triggered by a lightning strike, as there were thunderstorms nearby.
An official cause has yet to be determined.


The parent company of Big Country will launch Stars Over Texas, a Texas Red Dirt country music video TV channel, on July 4th. Stars over Texas will be available on Roku, Amazon Fire and Apple TV.

This new channel is based in Dumas, and can be watched anywhere in America.


Tuesday the Dumas City Commission meets. On the agenda will be another update on the construction process at the Pheasant Hills Golf Club, with the restaurant remodel. Reports are that construction is behind schedule.

And the Downtown Dumas Association is asking for the closing of the 100 block of East 7th Street from Dumas to Bliss Avenues, and the 100 block of 8th Street, also from Dumas to Bliss.