VALENTINE - With love in the air, as is usual on Valentine’s Day, the 8th Annual Valentine’s in Valentine planned on the ‘same day, every year,’ February 14 at the Old Mercan- tile Store on the north side of the railroad tracks in Valentine. The annual event, who’s dontations are given to the city…
FORT DAVIS - Back for the 21st year, the annual Fort Davis Mile-High Wildfire Academy sponsored by the Texas A&M Forrest Service and hosted by the Fort Davis Volunteer Fire Department will begin February 20 and run through February 23. The event providing training to volunteer and agency…
FORT DAVIS - The Food Pantry of Jeff Davis County will have a truck delivery this today at 9 am and needs your help. Volunteers will unload the truck and stock the shelves. Deliveries for the Food Pantry have been on Fridays, but those involved with the group say now deliveries will be on Friday,…
FORT DAVIS - A pair of Fort Davis students recently received word that their submissions to the Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Youth Contest had placed in the contest. Neveah Sanchez and Kylee Mc- New both had placing poems in the contest, with Sanchez placing second in Level 3 of the contest, with “My…
FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Independent School District Board of Trustees met recently with a number of items in discussion, ranging from state accreditation, property value studies for 2019 from the state Comptroller’s office and a number of other issues. The Board heard that FISD recently…
Valentine’s Day, bah humbug! Who invented such a painful day and how did we let it get so out of hand? I dearly love some of our local florists and merchants who sell jewelry, cards, candy, and the thousands of other pink and red, white lace, chocolate, sparkly and bowed stuff . . . but . . .…
As the sun rose over San Antonio on Feb. 18, 1861, scores of secessionists surrounded the United States arsenal that was housed in the most famous structure in all of Texas. The commander of the Department of Texas was ready and willing to oblige his friends, but the Texans were in too much of an…
FORT DAVIS - Due to inclement weather, a blood drive that was planned for February 6 was was cancelled by coordinators The bloos drive has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 26 from 9 am to 2 pm at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Fort Davis. Those wishing to donate are register…
FORT DAVIS - With the hopes that the weather will agreeable on Saturday, February 15, everyone and anyone is invited and urged to come help Keep Fort Davis Beautiful! Fort Davis residents will be out in force to pitch in to pick up trash along roadsides from 8:30 am to 11:30am. Supplies will be…
The battleship USS Texas was launched May 18, 1912 and commissioned on March 12, 1914. Just after her commission she saw action in Mexican waters and the North Sea during World War One. During World War Two she escorted convoys across the Atlantic and was active in battles in North Africa and…
Editor: To the Editor, thank you for being balanced in what you publish and how you present it. I have renewed my subscription so I can keep up with your slice of heaven. I’d like to say thank you to Todd Jagger for saying what I have been thinking for some years. His perspective hits closer to…
FORT DAVIS - Back for the 21st year, the annual Fort Davis Mile-High Wildfire Academy sponsored by…
FORT DAVIS - A pair of Fort Davis students recently received word that their submissions to the…
FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Independent School District Board of Trustees met recently with a…
VALENTINE - With love in the air, as is usual on Valentine’s Day, the 8th Annual Valentine’s in Valentine planned on the ‘same day, every year,’ February 14 at the Old Mercan- tile Store on the north side of the railroad tracks in Valentine. The annual event, who’s dontations are given to the city of Valentine and Valentine Independent School District, is planned this year from 4pm to 10 pm. In previous years, musical acts such as Gary P Nunn, Joe Ely, Jerry Jeff Walker, Little Joe y La Familia and local boy turned Texas favorite Doug…
FORT DAVIS - Due to inclement weather, a blood drive that was planned for February 6 was was cancelled by coordinators The bloos drive has been rescheduled…
FORT DAVIS - The Food Pantry of Jeff Davis County will have a truck delivery this today at 9 am and needs your help. Volunteers will unload the truck and…
VALENTINE - The Valentine School Library shelves are stocked with lots of new books and community members are invited to volunteer for Read Valentine, a new…
FORT DAVIS - The junior high district tournament was held last Saturday in Fort Davis for the second year in a row with games at both the high school and…
SIERRA BLANCA - With the Fort Davis varsity boys entering the night tied for second place in the district with Sierra Blanca, a win over the Vaqueros would…
SIERRA BLANCA - The Fort Davis junior varisty was in action last Friday in their final action of the 2020 season, suffering their second loss of the year…
Editor: To the Editor, thank you for being balanced in what you publish and how you present it. I have renewed my subscription so I can keep up with your…
The battleship USS Texas was launched May 18, 1912 and commissioned on March 12, 1914. Just after her commission she saw action in Mexican waters and the North…
FORT DAVIS - With the hopes that the weather will agreeable on Saturday, February 15, everyone and anyone is invited and urged to come help Keep Fort Davis…