News

PRESIDIO COUNTY – A 28-year-old man from Mexico escaped serious injury when the hay truck he was driving overturned Monday on U.S. 67 between Presidio and Marfa.

MARFA – Presidio County Veterans Service Officer Jaime Juarez invites everyone to come join in our Memorial Day program, beginning at 10am Monday, May 27, Memorial Day, at the USO building, to hono

PRESIDIO COUNTY - C3 Presents now has their work cut out for them if they decide to pursue their plans for a 6,500-person festival on private ranchland north of Marfa.

Sports & Education

FAR WEST TEXAS - Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas, is pleased to announce that the following area students have been named to the Dean’s List for the 2019 spring semester.

PRESIDIO - Two outstanding Presidio High School students were awarded cash scholarships for bringing local history to life.

Opinions

Dear editor, On Friday, May 10th, the Marfa ISD Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) hosted a Disney-themed luncheon to honor the entire MISD staff for Teacher Appreciation Week.

Border Network for Human Rights of El Paso Executive Director Fernando Garcia, upon learning that a sixth migrant child had died in federal custody:

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“South and West Texans shouldn’t have to decide whether to put

food on the table or fi ll their prescription.”

Obituaries

Marfa native Lupe Doporto Nuñez, 75, passed away peacefully at her residence in Odessa on May 18, 2019.

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Alta Bell Bilbo Kay, 96, of Alpine and Waco, passed so peacefully to her heavenly home with her children by her side, Wednesday, May 15, 2019, just two weeks short of her 97th birthday.

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

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