FAR WEST TEXAS - The Ursus americanus, or Black Bear, was once referred to as an “elusive and occasional wanderer” throughout the Davis Mountain Resort (DMR) area, until recent and more frequent si

ALPINE - Sul Ross State University received full reaffirmation of accreditation Tuesday, Dec. 11 from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

PRESIDIO - Association of Texas Small School Bands Region 6 band auditions took place Saturday Dec. 8th in Greenwood. The competition was intense, but our students performed admirably.

Sports & Education

PRESIDIO, ROUND ROCK – The two Presidio High School student athletes who participated in the state cross country meet in Round Rock on Saturday placed in the top 20 of 150 runners who competed in e

ALPINE - The Presidio Blue Devils teams competed at the district XC meet on Saturday, October 13th at Alpine.


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Mark Twain said, “Travel is fatal to prejudice,” but he might have added, expatriation creates new prejudices.


Ruben T. Muñiz, age 60, passed from this life at Medical Center Hospital on Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Odessa.

Victor Manuel Olivas, age 81, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018 in Odessa.

Elva Cortez Renteria, 74, a lifelong resident of Presidio, entered eternal life on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, with her family by her side.

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