SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO – More than 900 Central American migrants have been detained by U.S.

PRESIDIO COUNTY - The Presidio County Jail hasn’t been accepting prisoners since September, but Jail Administrator Gracie Parras reported at the February 6 county commissioners’ court meeting that

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MARFA - Marfa Disc Golf Club presents the 2019 Ice Bowl Tournament at the Marfa Disc Golf Course located at 1st Street and N. Abbot Street.

MARFA - The Marfa Lady Shorthorns varsity basketball team took down the Sierra Blanca Vaqueras on the road Thursday night in Van Horn to secure the number one seed entering the state playoffs with

MARFA - Marfa’s boys’ varsity basketball team defeated Dell City at home on Tuesday evening but narrowly lost a 36-34 game to the Balmorhea Bears in the closing seconds on the game on Friday night.


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“Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness.” –Thomas Jefferson


Mark Andrew Sanders of Alpine, surrounded by his beloved family and friends, closed his eyes to his earthly home and opened them to glorious and joyful homecoming with his Mother and Step-Mother on

Celia P. Brito of Presidio passed in peace on Monday, February 11, 2019, at the age of 86 in Odessa.

Adalberto Calderon passed away January 28, 2019.

He was born July 17, 1932 to Tomasa and Margarito Calderon in Marathon. The family moved to Marfa in the 1930s.

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