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The Earth Rocks!!! again

The Earth Rocks!!! again

December 10th, 2010

FORT DAVIS – On October 14, the Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute hosted its 5th annual Earth Rocks!!!.

The Earth Rocks!!! is a program the CDRI holds each year in October in honor of National Earth Science Week, an annual event sponsored by the American Geological Society to encourage people everywhere to explore the natural world and …

Presidio ISD hopes to support Family Crisis Center

Presidio ISD hopes to support  Family Crisis Center

December 10th, 2010

Arian Velazquez-Ornelas, standing, presents information about the Family Crisis Center at Tuesday’s meeting of the PISD Board of Trustees. Seated from left to right: Superintendent Dennis McEntire, Board President Carlos Nieto, and board members Carmen Elguezabal, Ethel Barriga, and Aureliano Ramirez. Also present, but not pictured: board member Abelardo Franco. …

An overview of the school tax proposal

December 10th, 2010

By STERRY BUTCHER

MARFA – Voters on Saturday will decide whether to raise taxes to cover a deficit school district budget. The portion of maintenance and operation tax is proposed to increase from $1.04 to $1.17 per $100 valuation. The school’s debt service tax would stay the same, at 35 cents. The new rate combined with …

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