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City wastewater may go green

During their meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14, the City Council heard a presentation from Wilburn Smith, a representative for Dale Shope Construction. Smith discussed a solar power project for the … more

Commissioners canvass Nov. 7 election

The Pecos County Commissioners’ Court met in regular session on Nov. 13. After a brief discussion, the commissioners approved the employment of part-time help for the Justice of the Peace in … more

City council introduces new warden

The Fort Stockton City Council held their regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14, where they were introduced to Joel Guana, the new Senior Warden of the Lynaugh Unit and Fort Stockton N-5 … more

Honoring a very special veteran

Donald Wayne Sloan Oct. 22, 1922 - Nov. 22, 2009 Donald Wayne Sloan served his country first in North Africa. It was later, when he was in the infantry in World War II, that he received the … more

PCMH providers now under one roof

Dr. Cecil George can now be found on Pecos County Memorial Hospital’s second floor. George and the Family Care Center have joined forces and homes this week as he and his staff have relocated to … more

MMEX refinery hits ground running

MMEX held the groundbreaking for its oil refinery on Friday, Nov. 17. A little before 3 p.m., citizens from all over Pecos County and investors from many different countries filled the parking lot … more

Spanish Trail Lodge re-established with pizzazz

The old Spanish Trail Lodge at 700 N. Alamo St. has been getting a facelift for over a year now, thanks to new owners Ele and Patty Hagelstein. According to Patty, the couple had been looking for property in the area before settling on the Spanish Trail Lodge... more

McDonald’s is back!

The longstanding McDonald’s at 1500 N. US Hwy 285 was closed and demolished late September 2017. In its place, a brand-new location was built closer to the Interstate and opened to the public Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 6 a.m. more

Possible homicide at All Inn

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 at approximately 6:49 a.m., the Fort Stockton Police Department was dispatched to a local motel in reference to an unattended death. more
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