FORT DAVIS - The Jeff Davis County Library continues to pack each month’s calendar with events, classes and hobbie clubs for area residents to take advantage of. In preparation for the holidays, the Library has rolled out a Holiday 101 Series with a number of classes aimed at teach all ages…
Every year around December is the season of the cedar’s (Juniperus ashei) mating ritual. When it comes to allergies, female cedars are the ones with the cones and the berries and are minor players. It’s the males that produce all the pollen to fertilize the females. It begins with the appearance…
Volleyball sendoff today at 1:15 pm FORT DAVIS - Fort Davis Independent School District officials have canceled all classes tomorrow for the Indians advancement to the Region 1 Tournament in San Angelo. There will be send off for the Indians this afternoon at 1:15 pm through downtown Fort Davis…
CRANE and WOLFFORTH - With a pair of teams between the Fort Davis Indians and the Region 1 Tournament in San Angelo, the Indian volleyball met the challenge and dispatched the pair to earn a trip to the regional tournament. The first team that would need to go en route to regionals would be…
It’s almost that time . . . FORT DAVIS - Plans are under way for the 39th Annual Saint Joseph Catholic Church Arts and Crafts Fair. This year’s event, held at the Saint Joseph Parish hall at 800 North Street, has been planned for November 29 and 30. There will be tons of handcrafted and unique…
28 county employees now to receive paychecks via direct deposit FORT DAVIS – Despite the icy roads, Judge Kerith Sproul-Hurley and the four Commissioners sat behind their custom nameplates on-time this week for November’s meeting of the Jeff Davis County Commissioners. The Jeff Davis County…
FORT DAVIS - With the colder weather setting in, a steaming plate of enchiladas may just hit the spot. Enter the Fort Davis Lions Club , as the group will host its annual Enchilada Supper tomorrow from 4:30 to 7 pm, in the Fellowship Hall at the Fort Davis United Methodist Church located across…
FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Indian football season came to a close here last week with a win against Marfa, 50-0. With the win, the Indians finished the year 6-4 and third place in district. The Indians spent most of the night on the ground, racking up 336 yards of rushing offense. Oscar Morales…
ALAMO CENOTAPH PART OF CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION In a solemn ceremony on Nov. 13, 1940, the Alamo Cenotaph was formally dedicated as a symbolic final resting place for those immortal martyrs denied a decent burial 104 years earlier. As part of the Texas Centennial celebration, a hundred thousand…
Working Class Media Do we need a working-class media? That was the gist of an article I read recently. The author claimed, and I agree, that most of what we call media (radio, tv, magazines, newspapers) is written by and aimed at a “suburban gentry” audience, maybe even a gated-community gentry.…
Editor: Nearly three women are killed every day by their domestic partners in this country. In regards to the recent Sullivan mistrial, I am alarmed by the lack of forensic evidence given in testimony. Though I could not sit and listen to the trial and I know the newspapers could not print all…
CRANE and WOLFFORTH - With a pair of teams between the Fort Davis Indians and the Region 1…
It’s almost that time . . . FORT DAVIS - Plans are under way for the 39th Annual Saint Joseph…
28 county employees now to receive paychecks via direct deposit FORT DAVIS – Despite the icy…
FORT DAVIS - The Jeff Davis County Library continues to pack each month’s calendar with events, classes and hobbie clubs for area residents to take advantage of. In preparation for the holidays, the Library has rolled out a Holiday 101 Series with a number of classes aimed at teach all ages anything from baking to safety during the holidays. Next Friday at noon, the Library will host the Pie Crust Demo during the Holidays 101 series. Those attending will be able to learn how to make a flaky, ender pie crust by hand. On November 25, the…
ALAMO CENOTAPH PART OF CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION In a solemn ceremony on Nov. 13, 1940, the Alamo Cenotaph was formally dedicated as a symbolic final resting…
Volleyball sendoff today at 1:15 pm FORT DAVIS - Fort Davis Independent School District officials have canceled all classes tomorrow for the Indians…
ALPINE - Historians, archaeologists and other Big Bend region enthusiasts will be on hand for the 26th Annual Conference of the Center for Big Bend Studies (…
FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Indian football season came to a close here last week with a win against Marfa, 50-0. With the win, the Indians finished the year…
FORT DAVIS - With the colder weather setting in, a steaming plate of enchiladas may just hit the spot. Enter the Fort Davis Lions Club , as the group will…
CRANE - After a playoff warm-up game against Sonora this past weekend, the Fort Davis Indian volleyball team will begin their path to the state tournament with…
Editor: Nearly three women are killed every day by their domestic partners in this country. In regards to the recent Sullivan mistrial, I am alarmed by the…
Working Class Media Do we need a working-class media? That was the gist of an article I read recently. The author claimed, and I agree, that most of what we…
Every year around December is the season of the cedar’s (Juniperus ashei) mating ritual. When it comes to allergies, female cedars are the ones with the cones…