News

MARFA – Early voting will be held from October 22nd to November 2nd in the Shorthorn Gymnasium at 402 W. Columbia St. from 8am to 5pm each week day.

ALPINE - Fifteen Sul Ross State University student scholars will present their research at the 11th annual McNair-Tafoya Symposium on Wednesday, October 24 from 3-5pm.

MARFA – Ballroom Marfa invites the community for a full moon activation of the stone circle by Haroon Mirza on Wednesday, October 24.

Sports & Education

MARFA - Marfa ISD teachers, administrators, and staff recently attended a two-hour training on preparing and responding to an active shooter event or other attack, according to a Marfa Police Depar

MARFA - The new school year is underway and Read Marfa will start again at Marfa Elementary School on October 22.

Opinions

By LONN TAYLOR

Dear editor, I don’t know what the answer is but it ain’t a wall.

Joe Cole Fort Worth

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Far West Texas U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, on the importance of observing Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15:

Obituaries

A memorial Mass for Manuel Cortez Jimenez and Mary J. Jimenez will be celebrated at 1pm on Saturday, October 20 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shafter.

Elizabeth Ingels Rhodes of Alpine died on October 13 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, Texas.

A memorial Mass for Manuel Cortez Jimenez and Mary J. Jimenez will be celebrated at 1pm on Sunday, October 21 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shafter.