EL PASO – The Border Network for Human Rights will gather at 8am (mountain time) on Saturday, May 25, at the corner of Edgemere and Hawkins, and march on the Border Patrol Headquarters/ICE Detentio

AUSTIN – To recognize the service and sacrifice made by Texas law enforcement personnel, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is offering the first-ever “Free Fishing for Law Enforcement

Gina Ortiz Jones, the Democrat who narrowly lost last year to U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, is running again.

Sports & Education

State Track & Field Meet

EL PASO – May 10, 2019 – El Paso Locomotive FC announces the Affiliate Club Program that aims to build relationships with local youth soccer clubs.

MARFA - Due to the success of our track and field athletes this spring, we have created a youth track club in Marfa, said Marfa track coach Craig Jex Hawker.

ALPINE - Three-time graduate Eddie Sandoval, who has combined a lengthy career in education with his work as a Native American preservationist, will deliver the commencement address at Sul Ross Sta


Dear editor, The Native Plant Society’s Spring Plant Sale was a tremendous success.

When, in a free society, the press is criticized for negativity, that almost always means it has dared to question the policies of the party in power.

high desert sketches



Elida Alvarez Garcia, 55, of Presidio, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 in Odessa, Texas.

Maria Margarita “Mage” Lafarelle Moreno, lifelong resident of Alpine, Texas, departed her mortal life to begin her endeavor with the Lord as an intercessor for her family on May 11, 2019 in Alpine.

Linda Ruth Roark, 68, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019, at a Dallas, Texas, hospital. A memorial service will be held at 3pm Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Greenwood Chapel, Live Oak Room.

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