News

FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Lions Club will host their annual Valentine’s Day Bake Sale from 7-11am on Thursday, Feb. 14 in front of the Fort Davis Porter’s Thriftway.

PRESIDIO – Pharmacist Mario Juarez announced this week that his Presidio Pharmacy’s last day of operation will be Friday, February 22.

AUSTIN — Presidio County has earned a 2018 Zero Lost Time Safety Award from the Texas Association of Counties Risk Management Pool (TAC RMP) for its record of no lost workdays during the 2018 cover

Sports & Education

MARFA - Marfa Disc Golf Club presents the 2019 Ice Bowl Tournament at the Marfa Disc Golf Course located at 1st Street and N. Abbot Street.

MARFA - The Marfa Lady Shorthorns varsity basketball team took down the Sierra Blanca Vaqueras on the road Thursday night in Van Horn to secure the number one seed entering the state playoffs with

MARFA - Marfa’s boys’ varsity basketball team defeated Dell City at home on Tuesday evening but narrowly lost a 36-34 game to the Balmorhea Bears in the closing seconds on the game on Friday night.

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guest commentary

“Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness.” –Thomas Jefferson

Dear editor, I always enjoy your guest columnist offerings. Steve Lang’s words about mathematics caught my attention and really brought some chuckles.

Obituaries

Adalberto Calderon passed away January 28, 2019.

He was born July 17, 1932 to Tomasa and Margarito Calderon in Marathon. The family moved to Marfa in the 1930s.

Antonio “Tony” A. Covarrubias, 63, of Marfa passed away February 10, 2019 in El Paso after a brief illness.

Once upon a time there was a princess, Abigail Elizabeth Keller, a little girl with a big name, and her birth on July 25, 2007 was one of the happiest days of her parents’ lives.

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