Month: August 2017

'Boquillas & Beyond' Benefit hosted by New Beginnings Church of the Big Bend / Mexico Missions
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New Beginnings Church of the Big Bend / Mexico Missions Presents a Benefit for ‘Boquillas and Beyond’

New Beginnings Church of the Big Bend / Mexico Missions will be holding a fundraiser to raise funds for on-going mission projects in the villages of Boquillas, Los Nurious, Jaboncillos and La Union in Mexico. These villages are located in the Mexican state of Coahuila, across the Rio Grande River […]

Big Bend News Border Wall

Here’s a better vision for the US-Mexico border: Make the Rio Grande grand again

August 22, 2017 10.00pm EDT By, Gabriel Diaz Montemayor Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, University of Texas at Austin Disclosure statement Gabriel Diaz Montemayor does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no […]

Primary race to challenge U.S Rep. Will Hurd draws two more Democrats
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Primary race to challenge U.S Rep. Will Hurd draws two more Democrats

Two more prominent Democrats are joining the race to challenge U.S Rep. Will Hurd, whose sprawling 23rd Congressional district runs across much of the Texas border. BY PATRICK SVITEK Texas Tribune. August 20, 2017   U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, speaks at the Border Unity Rally on March 25, 2017. Marjorie Kamys Cotera for […]