U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, issued the following statement in response to a Palestinian terrorist attack, which resulted in the death of Ari Fuld, an American-Israeli:

PRESIDIO COUNTY – The Presidio County Appraisal District has mailed new property exemption forms to ensure that all Presidio County property owners take advantage of the exemptions.

Sports & Education

EL PASO – On Thursday, September 14, 2018 the Marfa high school art class went to the TransBorder Biennial at the El Paso Museum of Art (EPMA).

Robert “RJ” Myers is the 2018 TAAF Shot Put Champion for the 12-year-old age group.

ALPINE- Sul Ross State University’s Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences will present two lectures by graduate student Craig “Griz” Adams on Oct.


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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and his Democratic challenger, U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke of El Paso, have agreed to three debates before Election Day.

FORT DAVIS — Jeanine Bishop has been appointed as the party chairwoman for Jeff Davis County by Gilberto Hinojosa, Chair of the Texas Democratic Party.


Long-time Terlingua (and formerly Alpine) resident Bill Bourbon passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at his home.

Ismael “Mike” Juarez, 80, a resident of Marfa, entered his heavenly reward on Monday, September 10, 2018 at Big Bend Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loving and beloved family.

Charles W. Mertz, 82, of Richmond, passed away September 12, 2018.