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ALPINE – This year’s top award from the Alpine Chamber of Commerce goes Alpine pediatrician Dr.

ALPINE - You and your family are invited to join the Food Pantry of Alpine event, Run With the Wind on Saturday morning, March 30.

Sports & Education

MARFA - The Lady Horns golf team recently snagged a first-place finish at the Fort Davis Tournament with Samantha Jimenez leading the way for Marfa with a team best performance.

MARFA, ALPINE - Marfa’s track teams will be in action this week with high school boys and girls competing in Alpine Saturday morning, beginning at 10am.

MARFA - The Lady Horns softball team picked up their first district win of the season with a 5-4 seven-inning nail-biter Tuesday night against Van Horn at Marfa’s Coffield Park.

Opinions

Dear editor,

There is little doubt that if the proposed C3 festival really happens, it will change the vibe of this small town, and not necessarily in good ways.

the rambling boy

Dear editor, Ah, my Democrat Party presidential candidates: We have a gringo who wants to be a Mexican, and a gringa who wants to be an Indian.

Obituaries

Pedro “Pete” Quintana Cortez, 88, of Marfa, left us on March 7, 2019.

Lorenzo Julio Gonzalez 58 of Burleso, Texas and formerly of Pecos passed away on March 17, 2019 in West Virginia.

Elva Magallanez Alanis, 84, of Odessa and formerly of Presidio and Marfa, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Medical Center Hospital after a bout with cancer.

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