Marking Three Months Since Zuzu Verk Disappeared

  ALPINE (Ben Caxton) — North Texas college student Zuzu Verk vanished three months ago and has not been heard from since, and her mother is speaking out. Verk’s mother, Lori Verk, moved to Alpine shortly after the disappearance and said in a recent statement that her daughter deserves “dignity,…





Another Weekend, Another Arrest

Right: Jakki Hagans is arrested last week. Left: More arrested Saturday. Photo credits: Presidio County Sheriff’s Office and Greg Harman in the Huffington Post.   ELEPHANT ROCK, PRESIDIO COUNTY (Ben Caxton) — Presido County Sheriffs again arrested three protesters near Elephant Rock on Saturday who had chained themselves to heavy…






CCAISD Asbestos Removal Project Gets Underway

CCAISD begins asbestos removal from high school building. Photo Credit: Lisa Morton, Van Horn Advocate   VAN HORN (Ben Caxton) – Crews are removing asbestos from the Culberson County-Allamore Independent School District high school and gymnasium. The removal work is expected to be completed in the next 30 days.  A…