KDDD News 7-16-21 Texas Tech Alumni

A reminder that this weekend, is the The D’Town BBQ Cook-Off, cancelled in 2020 because of COVID, return to McDade Park in expanded form with the addition of live music, food trucks, and beer vendors.

The cook-off will be an International Barbecue Cooks Association (IBCA) sanctioned event and a state championship provided a minimum of 25 teams sign up to compete. As of last week, the Dumas Moore County Chamber of Commerce had nine teams registered.


The Moore County Journal reports that the Moore County Chapter of the Texas Tech Alumni Association will resume the annual Moore County Rally. This year’s fund-raising event will take place on Thursday, July 29, at the Hoppy Place in the rear of the Toppled Turtle Brewing Company, at 102 E 7th Street in Downtown Dumas.

This year’s rally will begin at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails, and at 6:00 a light dinner.