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Don’t be Kanye, West Texas

Kanye West believes that everyone knows who he is. The self-absorbed rapper even goes as far as to consider himself a god … more

About an obituary

Dear Editor, About the obituary for Ila North, which ran in the March 1 Pioneer newspaper, the people or person who copied the words from the writing for the obituary which I submitted to be … more

The Beautiful Side: Annual Trash-Off

I know it is still February, but spring is certainly in the air in west Texas. The days are getting longer. We are less than three weeks away from Daylight Savings Time, which means more time to … more

After the stings comes the honey

People say that your whole life can change in an instant, and when it does, they tell you the mourning process won’t happen overnight ... more

The AT&T predicament isn’t just for the youngin’s

I’ve fallen out of love with many things in Texas, including the heat, the cold, country music, central air, and AT&T ... more

"Rusted and weathered" with a heart of gold

Her voice cracked as she began to speak, so I knew it was going to be bad news. Saturday, Dec. 30, at 12:28 a.m. I got a phone call from my little sister Ashley that changed how the rest of my life … more

We are the loneliest sweet potatoes

I watched a video earlier this week on Facebook of a woman named Sabrina Benaim reciting her poem, entitled “The Loneliest Sweet Potato” from her book Depression and Other Magic Tricks ... more

Start your new year off right with the Grinch

Another Christmas has come and gone, and we are all feeling the excitement that comes with a new year ... more

Too-busy beavers bite off more than they can chew

The United States of America is the only nation that has a national monument called Mount Rushmore... more

Milk and sugar make you wealthy

I feel like I've been traveling at the speed of light this year. Especially with all the holidays creeping into the stores earlier than usual ... more

High-speed broadband at a stand-still

Big Bend Telephone Company’s installation of new fiber optic cable for high-speed broadband in Fort Stockton has been delayed about a year. That delay is because of a "back up" in Texas-New Mexico … more

Letter to the Editor: School buses

To Editor, Fort Stockton Pioneer: This letter is in reference to the Nov. 24, 2017 news story concerning the FSISD School Board meeting. The story reads that the three six-year-old Motor Coach … more

A good citizen

Dear Editor, Let me tell you about an outstanding lady of our community.... First off I know I have too many dogs; I did not ask for them, I did not want them, but somehow I got/inherited … more

Pioneer under fire: Slammed in Monahans paper

I’ve never written an opinion column in my life, but last Thursday, I read a villainous article slandering The Fort Stockton Pioneer ... more
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