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After a long and exhausting struggle with bibliomania, Lonnie Glasscock III passed away on Aug. 15, 2017. He was born in San Antonio, Texas, on... [Read More]
Jimmy F. Conners, 78, of El Paso, Texas, passed away Aug. 3, 2017. He was a wonderful father, brother, grandfather, and friend, and will be... [Read More]
The Marathon cross country team is ready for the 2017 season with new Athletics Director Lowell Bishop and help from last year's head coach Katie... [Read More]
The Alpine Boxing Club has been on the move this summer.  Coach Frank Guerrero has taken the team to competitions all over the state and... [Read More]
The 2017 Big Bend Ranch Rodeo is now in the record books, and the Thompson Ranch from Munday finished as rodeo champion. Besides cash and... [Read More]
Former Chamber of Commerce Executive Director and former City Secretary Kalea Cotton was indicted Aug. 10 on two counts of theft. [Read More]
Since spring, Bee Wranch Bee Products and Removal Services has removed around 35 bee hives from water meters, homes and barns. Of those, only two... [Read More]
Russ Quiett comes from a long line of antique collectors. He works with his mom, Suze, at the Cheshire Cat in Alpine, and she grew... [Read More]
Alpine City Council looked different at its regular meeting Aug. 15, with the absence of City Manager Erik Zimmer, and with former Council, Ward 2,... [Read More]
George H. Nelson, Sr., died peacefully on Aug. 13, 2017, in Aransas Pass, Texas, at the age of 88. [Read More]
Ben DeWitt passed away Aug. 9, 2017, in Pueblo, Colorado, losing his final, well-fought battle to Agent Orange exposure during his two combat tours in... [Read More]
Around 150 people turned out on Aug. 7 when U.S. Rep. (Dist. 23) Will Hurd spoke at Sul Ross State University on his third annual... [Read More]
Bloys Campmeeting was established in 1890 and meets each August for worship and fellowship on the outskirts of Fort Davis. Founded by Presbyterian minister Rev.... [Read More]
There are currently 42 members in the Sul Ross State University Rodeo Club - 22 competing members and 20 non-competing members. Whether an active rodeo... [Read More]
Cowboy of the Week JJ Graham is an all-around player, taking positions behind the plate, on the mound, and at third base. He attended Wesleyan... [Read More]
On Aug. 5, the Alpine o6 Cowboys hosted the Roswell Invaders in game three of the Pecos league semi-finals in the Mountain division. The Invaders... [Read More]
Sul Ross Ultimate is a collegiate sport team at Sul Ross State University whose purpose is to represent the school in intercollegiate Ultimate play, hoping... [Read More]
Frances Mae Mingus Sears, 103, passed away Aug. 4, 2017, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater, Texas. A graveside service will be held at... [Read More]
Serving the Big Bend and Davis Mountains Country since 1891... [Read More]
Alpine Cowboy of the Week, Cameron John Carney, was born Aug. 2, 1993, in Niagara Falls, New York. His high school baseball career there included such... [Read More]
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