Alpine Mayor Ramos By John Waters [This article originally appeared in the September 2018 print edition of the Big Bend Gazette.] On July 23, Alpine Mayor Andres “Andy” Ramos was charged by Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson with the crime of “Obscene Display or Distribution” of pornography. The charge stems […]
Month: September 2018
The annual WestFest Cabrito cook-off will be held in Marathon September 28 and 29 click here for details.
By Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune Democrat Gallego has conceded to Flores in the race to replace convicted former state Sen. Carlos Uresti, D-San Antonio, in a Democratic-leaning district. Flores will become the first Hispanic Republican to serve in the state Senate. Texas Senate candidate Pete Flores applauds early returns that […]
With 100% of precincts reporting, Republican Pete Flores has defeated Democrat Pete Gallego by 52.99% of votes to 47.00%. Election results from the Texas Secretary of State Elections Division show Flores received 23,576 votes and Gallego received 20,911 votes. According to the San Antonio Express-News, it is the first time in […]