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Thu
15
Oct

Huge rains

by John Avant

Huge rains, hail and lightning roared through the Davis Mountains last week dumping up to seven inches in places. No one was injured in this Limpia Creek incident. The creeks ran all through the mountains.

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Thu
08
Oct

Bunches of Volkswagens headed to mountains for Oct. 23-25 rally

FORT DAVIS - Somewhere between 30 and 50 Volkswagens will be in Fort Davis Oct. 23-25 for the Davis Mountains Volkswagen Rally. Members of the West Texas Wagens will begin arriving Friday, Oct. 23, attending a star party at McDonald Observatory that night.
 

 

Thu
08
Oct

High School

Fort Davis High School senior Cali Porter, escorted by her dad, Jim Porter, was crowned Homecoming Queen Friday during festivities here.
 

 

Thu
08
Oct

Timmons case dismissed

JEFF DAVIS COUNTY - In a bizarre ending Monday to a four-and a half-years-old theft case, charges were dismissed against the defendant, who was allowed to pay the state $26,090 for the item he was charged with stealing. The defendant, former coach and teacher Tony Timmons, then donated that item - a generator and trailer - to the Grand Companions Humane Society of Jeff Davis County.
 

 

Thu
08
Oct

Rain

Waves of rain, hail and thunderstorms descended on the mountains this week. John Avant got this shot of one big cloud rolling in Tuesday. More rains are expected through Friday.
 

 

Wed
30
Sep

Guthrie, Martini in top ten at Monahans cross country

MONAHANS - The Fort Davis Indians had four runners place at the big cross country meet last weekend in Monahans. Among the schools competing ere Kermit, Fort Stockton, Pecos and the host Monahans. All are much bigger schools than Fort Dvis.

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Wed
30
Sep

Parade begins at 7 tonight, then bonfire

FORT DAVIS - The Fort Davis Homecoming Parade will be at 7 pm, today beginning at St. Joseph's Catholic Church and ending at the Jeff Davis County Park. The homecoming bonfire will follow.

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Wed
30
Sep

The annual Mountain

by Max Kandler
 
The annual Mountain Man Rendezvous was well attended again in Jeff Davis County last weekend. It was again at the Evans Ranch outside Fort Davis towards Alpine.

 

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Wed
30
Sep

Plea deal being sought, but for now trial is still on Monday for Timmons

JEFF DAVIS COUNTY - Behind the scenes wheeling and dealing by lawyers for former Fort Davis coach and teacher Tony Timmons were still ongoing at presstime this week.

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Wed
30
Sep

2015 Fort Davis High School Homecoming

AIMARA FIERRO is the daughter of Carolina Fierro and Jesus Fierro. She is a senior. She is captain of the varsity cheer squad and has played tennis.

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