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Thu
08
Oct

Valentine's reunion starts at 8, Saturday

VALENTINE - The annual Valentine High School Ex-Students Reunion will be Oct. 10 starting at 8 am and going until midnight. The parade will be at 10 am with awards for the top three places, followed by the coronation and crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.
 

 

Wed
30
Sep

Father of the atomic bomb is the focus of prize winning play coming to Sul Ross

BIG BEND – Austin resident Carson Kreitzer's "The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer," winner of the Rosenthal New Play Prize, the American Theatre Critics' Steinberg Citation, and the Stavis Award, is coming to Sul Ross State University.
 
 
 
Wed
30
Sep

Miriam McCoy

Miriam McCoy of San Marcos and Jeff Davis County, seated, was the honored guest when Sul Ross State University and the Museum of the Big Bend recognized Mrs. McCoy and her late husband, Emmitt, for their contributions to the museum and the university. With her are museum Director Liz Jackson, left, and SRSU President and Mrs. William Kibler.
 
 
 
Thu
24
Sep

Jack and Elizabeth Longbotham celebrate 60 years of marriage

BROWN COUNTY - Dr. Jack Longbotham and Elizabeth Prude Longbotham celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary earlier this month. The Longbothams were married at Prude Ranch in a garden wedding with Bishop Paul E. Martin, uncle of the bride, officiating. The reception followed in the ranch house dining room for the crowd of many friends and relatives.

 

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Thu
24
Sep

Opening

A packed house joined the Fort Davis Chamber of Commerce and the Ortega family celebrate the grand opening of Fort Davis Drug Store and Old Texan Inn last week in Fort Davis. The new owners took over in July and are open and ready for business.

 

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Thu
17
Sep

Library friends offer Shakespeare party Sunday in the garden

FORT DAVIS – Get ready for some fun this Sunday At 4 p.m.everyone is invited to the eighth annual Midsummer Night's Dream Garden Party hosted by the Friends of the Jeff Davis County Library.

 

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Thu
10
Sep

Austin pianist opens fall concert series

BIG BEND - Austin pianist Joseph Stern Kingma will perform at 6 p.m. Sep. 11 as part of the Big Bend Chamber Music Association's fall concert series at St. James Episcopal Church, Alpine. An incorrect date was previously announced.
Kingma, who received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Rice University, is currently a doctoral student at the University of Texas at Austin where he is studying with Anton Nel.
 
Thu
10
Sep

Visit Judd's home 10 to 4 on Sep. 20

MARFA - The Judd Foundation invites everyone in the area to visit Judd's ranch house, Casa Perez on Sep. 20 from 10am - 4pm Free food and drink with music by Primo Carrasco are planned. At 1pm, hear Dr. Jeffrey Shepherd of UTEP on the history of the region.
 

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Thu
03
Sep

Margaret King

Myra Mead, presents a plaque to Margaret King of St. Gall Mercantile in down town Fort Davis. The newly renovated business received the 2015 Beautification Award presented by the Fort Davis Chamber of Commerce for businesses.
 

 

Thu
03
Sep

School numbers show an upward trend all across the Big Bend

School numbers in Jeff Davis County and around most of the Big Bend are showing a reversal in recent trends - enrollments are up almost everywhere. Usually, because of the Labor Day weekend, it's hard to know just how many more students will wander in, even though classes have been going for two weeks.
 

 

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