News

AMLO Mexican president to visit Ojinaga on Friday

MARFA - The new mayor and council members are finally all in place, and together they brought fresh energy and new proposals to Tuesday’s city council meeting.

MARFA – For years, people asked Daniel and Jessie Browning where would they open another location of their coffee shops and laundromats. Would it be Terlingua, Van Horn or maybe Presidio?

Sports & Education

Kacy Flores with her mom and school board member Lori Flores

Valedictorian Georgina Brugette

Yessenia Duran

Salutatorian Kendra Serrano

Jacy Holguin

MARFA - This week, and for the seventh year in a row, Marfa Live Arts is participating in Marfa ISD’s Camp Summer Shake-Up.

ALPINE - Sul Ross State Univ. has been selected to receive a small grant from the U.S. Department of State for their 2019 Capacity Building Program for U.S. Study Abroad.

Opinions

Dear editor, On behalf of Project Graduation 2019, we would like to give thanks to all those who made it possible. The 2019 Marfa High School All Night Lock-In was a huge success.

Our South and West Texas communities are bearing the brunt of the immigration crisis.

Warnings abound concerning the danger of saying “never again.” Most of us are guilty of making false promises on topics such as New Year’s resolutions, diets and exercise.

Obituaries

Services for Polly Carley will be at 5:30pm today, Thursday, June 13 at the First Christian Church in Marfa.

Mrs. Carley, formerly of Marfa, passed away January 18, 2019.

Marjorie Glen Hughes slipped from this life quietly and in her sleep at her home in Marfa on June 11, 2019 in the early morning hours.

Services for Daniella Nicole Leyva, 14, will be held at 2pm Wednesday, June 19 at St.

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