AUSTIN, PRESIDIO COUNTY - Texas Secretary of State David Whitley this week convened the first Border Trade Advisory Committee (BTAC) meeting of 2019, bringing together stakeholders from throughout

AUSTIN – Motorists should always slow down or move over when they see emergency vehicles with their lights activated on the roadside, but especially during the Memorial Day weekend.

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.


hurd on the hill

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

food on the table or fi ll their prescription.”

the idle american

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.


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


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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