MARFA – Artist and printmaker Malinda Beeman will offer a six-week entry level class in block printing at the Marfa Studio of Arts Gallery, 106 San Antonio Street, on Saturdays from 1-4pm from Janu

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MARFA – Three Marfa residents told school board members they want to serve on the board of trustees.

ALPINE - Sul Ross State University’s Museum of the Big Bend will present The Upshaws of County Line: An American Family beginning Friday, January 18.

Sports & Education

FAR WEST TEXAS – Rio Grande Electric Cooperative is calling for applications to its scholarship program. A total $33,000 will be awarded in the form of 22 $1,500 scholarships.

PRESIDIO, BREWSTER, JEFF DAVIS counties -Sul Ross State University undergraduate students who graduated from high school or were home-schooled in Brewster, Jeff Davis and Presidio counties are enco

PRESIDIO, MIDLAND, DALLAS - Jackie Spencer is making a name for herself in the Dallas-Fort Worth area as an up-and-coming makeup artist, according to the Midland Reporter Telegram.


Dear editor: Gentlepeople, The sage tells us that those who have the gold make the rules. And Republicans and the Head Rich Pig in Charge certainly know this rule.

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Here in South and West Texas, border security is not an abstract issue.

Dear editor, I am taking the liberty to relay comments made by members of the Ex-Marfa Shorthorns of El Paso and Friends during the Appreciation Luncheon held on December 19, 2018 at the Lunch Box


Funeral services for Corina “Jera” Peña Brito, 45, of Redford will be at 11am Friday, January 18 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Redford with Fr. Mike Alcuino officiating.

Pablo Luis Alvarado III, 62, passed away on December 22, 2018 in Dallas.

Phillip Anthony Buren, 59, of Alpine, died Sunday, December 23, 2018.

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