News

ALPINE – The Alpine Humane Society Board of Directors is thrilled to announce the hiring of Jeanine Bishop as our new executive director.

REDFORD – It seems like a small glimmer of hope for those craving a macchiato or a flat white in the desert.

MARFA - It was the final city council meeting for Mayor Ann Marie Nafziger, and the evening reflected the new period of transition that the city has entered since Election Day earlier this month.

Sports & Education

ALPINE - Three-time graduate Eddie Sandoval, who has combined a lengthy career in education with his work as a Native American preservationist, will deliver the commencement address at Sul Ross Sta

PRESIDIO, AUSTIN – Here’s what four Presidio Lady Blue Devils track and field team members did at the state track meet in Austin on Friday: Daniela Soto Valenzuela won second place and the silver m

State Track & Field Meet

EL PASO – May 10, 2019 – El Paso Locomotive FC announces the Affiliate Club Program that aims to build relationships with local youth soccer clubs.

Opinions

high desert sketches

By GEORGE A. COVINGTON

Dear editor, The Native Plant Society’s Spring Plant Sale was a tremendous success.

When, in a free society, the press is criticized for negativity, that almost always means it has dared to question the policies of the party in power.

Obituaries

Elida Alvarez Garcia, 55, of Presidio, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 in Odessa, Texas.

Maria Margarita “Mage” Lafarelle Moreno, lifelong resident of Alpine, Texas, departed her mortal life to begin her endeavor with the Lord as an intercessor for her family on May 11, 2019 in Alpine.

Linda Ruth Roark, 68, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019, at a Dallas, Texas, hospital. A memorial service will be held at 3pm Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Greenwood Chapel, Live Oak Room.

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