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After recent spike, COVID-19 numbers decline in Pecos County

The active number COVID-19 cases are back on the decline in Pecos County after a two-week surge that saw active case numbers rise from six people to 46 between Sept. 22 to Oct. 6. There are 31 …

Fort Stockton city cleanup dates set

The Fort Stockton city cleanup days were decided at Tuesday’s regular city council meeting. The dates will be from Oct. 19 to Nov. 6 for residents. Citizens were asked by Public Works …

Q&A: Eddie Morales Jr., Democratic Party candidate, Texas House of Representatives District 74

Texas House of Representatives District 74 Democratic Candidate Eddie Morales Jr. answered five questions from the Pioneer regarding the upcoming election. Here’s his responses to those five …

Q&A: Ruben Falcon, Republican Party candidate, Texas House of Representatives District 74

If elected, what will your COVID-19 response look like? With 20 years of elected or appointed public service, I am a local control hawk! I believe that the government closest to the people …

Midland College, FSHS grad enjoys career with City of Fort Stockton

Most 33-year-olds can’t say they’ve had the same employer for 15 years; however, Crystal Lopez certainly can.  She has worked for the City of Fort Stockton since she was 17 and a …

COVID-19 active cases continue to spike

Over the past two weeks the number of active COVID-19 cases has risen in Pecos County, growing from six people on Sept. 22 to 46 people as of Tuesday, Oct. 6. The number of active cases has more than …
Opinion

MONDAY FUNNY: Steve Burnett's Cartoon

Each Monday, The Pioneer posts a cartoon from Steve Burnett. A different Burnett cartoon appears each Thursday in The Pioneer's print and e-editions. 

LETTER: Fort Stockton Leadership Class of 2020-2021

My leadership Fort Stockton experience was one filled with memories that will last a lifetime. As a resident of Fort Stockton for the last five years and the spouse of a past participant I have heard …

Monday with Burnett

Editorial Cartoonist Steve Burnett's work is featured on The Pioneer's web site each Monday. A different Burnett cartoon appears each Thursday in The Pioneer's print and e-edition.  His work …

MONDAY FUNNY: Steve Burnett's Cartoon

Each Monday, The Pioneer posts a cartoon from Steve Burnett. A different Burnett cartoon appears each Thursday in The Pioneer's print and e-editions. 

Monday's Funny: Steve Burnett Cartoon

Each Monday, The Pioneer posts a cartoon from Steve Burnett. A different Burnett cartoon appears each Thursday in The Pioneer's print and e-editions. 

MONDAY FUNNY: Steve Burnett Cartoon

The Pioneer features two different Steve Burnett cartoons each week, one on Monday online, and another in the Thursday print edition.   

MONDAY'S FUNNY: Steve Burnett's Cartoon

The Pioneer features two different Steve Burnett cartoons each week, one on Monday online, and another in the Thursday print edition.   
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