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Former first lady visits Marfa

Former first lady visits Marfa

September 22nd, 2011

By ALBERTO TOMAS HALPERN

MARFA – Marfa hosted a special guest over the weekend as Laura Bush, former First Lady of the United States and Texas, rolled through town to take in the sights.

Mrs. Bush was spotted having brunch with friends and Secret Service agents at Cochineal restaurant on Sunday.

Laura Bush

“It was pre-arranged,” …

Marfa records the state low Monday

September 12th, 2011

Marfa, Presidio County, Texas records the state low Monday, September 12, 2011. (Source: National Weather Service via Weather Underground dot com screen shot.

The Big Bend Ranch Longhorn Cattle Drive

August 27th, 2011

This three day event (Oct. 13-15) is an ideal opportunity to leave the modern life behind and become a West Texas longhorn wrangler.

The experience is guided and directed by Big Bend Ranch State Park wranglers, and you will be rounding up, driving, and working the park’s herd of longhorns right along with them.

So come join …

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