Andrew Xavier Madrid Memorial Scholarship, $1,000, Julio Baeza; $1,000, Kevin Pippen. Big Bend Sentinel, $500, Julio Baeza; $500, Huck Roch.

JUAREZ - Mexican special forces have captured the reputed leader of the New Juárez Drug Cartel, officials said Thursday evening, according to the El Paso Times.

Sports & Education

MARFA – Calling young artists! All pre-K through 8th grade students are invited to play with light, shadow, pigment and film during this year’s light and space-themed Summer Shake Up!

INDIANAPOLIS - Senior long jumper Jermaine Stevens, Jr., junior sprinter Byron Jones and the 4X100 relay team of Stevens, Jones, James Davis and Will Grear have qualified for this week’s NCAA Divis


Editor: Thanks to Texas Department of Transportation for their very organized public meeting in Alpine last week and for their friendly staff.

Texas Lietenant Governor Dan Patrick on what he percieves are catalysts for school shootings.


Dear Citizens of Marfa,


Services are pending for James E. A. “Jim” Glendinning, 80, of Alpine, who passed away at his residence on Monday, May 21, 2018.

A Celebration of Life for Harold David “Dave” Hedges will be at 2pm Saturday, May 26 at the McIvor Conservation Center on Davis Mountains Preserve near Fort Davis.

Our precious little angel Abel Hudsyn Perez passed away April 26, 2018 at the young age of 19 months.

He was born on September 20, 2016 to Hannah Batchelor and Abel Perez of Fort Worth.