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Gray passes torch to Williams

During the Middle Pecos Groundwater Conservation District (MPGCD) regular meeting Tuesday, Oct. 17, the board approved the employment of Morgan Williams as new Field Technician. For six years, the … more

Pecos County Receives $500,000 Donation from Trans-Pecos Pipeline

Funds Will Go toward Local Community and Civic CentersPecos County today announced that it has received a $500,000 donation from Trans-Pecos Pipeline LLC. The Pecos County commissioners voted to … more

Tour the Hovey School at Fort Days

The white clapboard school was erected 100 years ago in a pasture far, far away. Well, only 40 miles away. But in 1916, by horse or wagon it was a trip. Hovey, TX was located by the tracks of the … more

Children’s Theatre receives grants

Fort Stockton Community Theatre says a big thank you to Independent Agent Phil Chamberlain for being a positive force for change in Fort Stockton.  Chamberlain enabled the theatre to receive an … more

Fort Days salutes 150th of the 9th Calvary

The Historic Fort Stockton annual Living History Day will be held this Saturday, Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Fort grounds. This year marks the 150th of the 9th Calvary where they were first … more

Town & Country treating guests like family

 The Town & Country motel at 1505 W. Dickinson Blvd. has been a popular stop for travelers for over a decade, and is now bringing two brand new rooms to its property. “It’s an ever-advancing … more

Need help? Mexican consulate makes its first stop in FS

The Mexican Consulate has scheduled their first ever visit to Fort Stockton on Oct. 21, where they will hold a workshop for any citizen who needs help with certificates, IDs, and a number of other … more

MPGCD debates Cockrell presentation

The Middle Pecos Groundwater Conservation District (MPGCD) Board met in regular session on Tuesday, Oct. 17. During the meeting, Cockrell Investment Partners, L.P. gave an in-depth presentation, … more

Commissioners raise the roof in Iraan

The Pecos County Commissioners’ Court met in regular session on Tuesday, Oct. 10, where they heard regular reports.Pecos County Memorial Hospital requested more of their Capital Funds to replace a … more

The Shake Shop - more than just smoothies and juices

The Shake Shop at 710 W. Dickinson was opened Thursday, June 1, 2017 and was introduced to Fort Stockton by owners Andy and Belinda Rivera. Since opening, the business has doubled its menu and … more

Stop, Drop - Fire prevention is on a Roll!

The second week of October has brought about Fire Prevention Week here in Fort Stockton. The Fort Stockton Fire Department and the Texas A&M Forest Service paid visits to the local daycares and … more

Fort Stockton loves Tejano: Hundreds attend Fall Festival

They say “third time's a charm”, which became true for the third annual Fort Stockton Fall Festival this past weekend. The event had its largest turnout as hundreds gathered at the Pecos County … more

FSPD to ride off into the sunset in new vehicle

The Fort Stockton City Council met in regular session on Tuesday, Oct. 10, where they heard presentations, requests, and a statistical report from the police department.Municipal Services Manager … more

MPGCD denied WaterBridge records

During the regular City Council meeting on Tuesday, City Water Attorney Mark Harral presented an update on activities at Blue Ridge Farms.Harral stated that a fence was needed to block off the … more

Middle School appeals TEA rating for 2017

Fort Stockton Middle School is in the process of appealing their TEA accountability rating, according to information given at FSISD’s last board meeting on Monday, Sept. 25.FSMS’s accountability … more

Fall Fest brings a carnival to the Coliseum

 Fall is finally here, and the best way to celebrate the season is at the annual Fort Stockton Fall Festival. The Chamber of Commerce's third annual Fall Fest kicks off this Friday, Oct. 6 through … more

Historic boards unite to save garden

Director of the Fort Stockton Historic Society (FSHS) Melba Montoya teamed up with member of the Pecos County Historical Commission (PCHC) Ross Harper to tackle the “Native Garden”, which is … more

Cliff’s Food Wagon stops in Stockton

West Texas is a long way from The State Fair of Texas, but that doesn't prevent fried foods from pleasing crowds here in Pecos County. Local church Torre Fuerte booked the Cliff’s Food Wagon of … more

Cricket Wireless selling affordable phones and more

The silence in Fort Stockton has been broken by the sound of Crickets. Not the chirping insects, but the many Cricket Wireless cell phones that stay ringing around the clock. The new Cricket Wireless … more

Spreading awareness for a silent crime

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Veronica Lopez of the Fort Stockton Safe House has been tasked with the organization of the Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil to be held tonight, … more
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