The Alpine City Council met in special session on Monday, February 12, to decide on the employment status of City Secretary, Cynthia Salas. The only item on the agenda was to discuss the “Status of City Secretary Cynthia Salas” and was held in a closed executive session. The council took […]
Candidate for Brewster County commissioner to be declared ineligible By John Waters Due to a 1991 federal felony conviction, Cynthia Salas, a candidate for Brewster County Commissioner Precinct 4, will be declared ineligible to run for that office, the Gazette learned from county Democratic Party Chair Mary Bell Lockhart. Salas, […]
Despite the federal government shutdown, Big Bend National Park remains open. Gazette Publisher John Waters is en-route to the park and will be reporting back soon on the situation there.
According to a statement from the Brewster County Sheriffs Office, “Brewster County Deputies and Marathon Volunteer Fire Fighters responded to a residential fire on South Avenue D, in Marathon, on Sunday night. Two occupants of the home were killed as a result of the blaze. The Alpine VFD, Ft Stockton […]