News

ALPINE – Texas Observer editor Forrest Wilder, rural reporter Christopher Collins, environmental reporter Naveena Sadasivam and author Seamus McGraw of “A Thirsty Land” will discuss Texas’ convolut

MARFA - The Blackwell School Alliance is asking the community to go through your closets, drawers, and boxes. Do you have any old photographs of the Blackwell School building?

MARFA -- Greasewood Gallery at the Hotel Paisano is hosting a new exhibit in conjunction with the 2018 Marfa Film Festival featuring a traveling exhibit of sculpture by Raul De Lara.

Sports & Education

(photo by REBA GRIGGS)

MARFA — More than 2,100 youth from across the state, attended Texas 4-H Roundup June 11-14, 2018, in Bryan-College Station.

MARFA, ALPINE - It is that time of year to sign-up for the Big Bend Youth Soccer Association’s September-October 2018 season.

ALPINE - Jordan D. Whitehead has been named new head women’s and men’s tennis coach at Sul Ross State University in an announcement Friday, June 29.

Opinions

Dear editor,

Summer is upon us, and many Texas families are taking advantage of the opportunity to get away. Well, not too far away.

To the editor: The Marfa Rotary Club thanks everyone who attended and/or contributed to the Golf Outing on June 30.

Obituaries

Alonzo G. Aguilar of Alpine, surrounded by his loving family, closed his eyes to his earthly home and was welcomed to his heavenly abode by his beloved Alicia. He was 72.

Kaleena “Krazy K” Nicole Ramos of Alpine entered eternal life and the hearts of her friends and family on Sunday, July 1, 2018 in Lubbock surrounded by her loving family. She was 30.

Grace Marilyn Shotwell of Alpine passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018 after a long illness.