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Local officials discuss Ebola response and preparedness

City, school and county governmental entities on Tuesday gathered at Van Horn Convention Center to learn how Culberson County will handle a potential Ebola crisis. Over the last few weeks, the deadly virus that has killed thousands in West Africa has…
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Broken water main a pain!

Many residents on Tuesday woke up without any water because of this primary water main leak on city property adjacent to the Love's Truck Stop on East Broadway. The break in the water line happened shortly after 8 a.m., and city crews were quickly…
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Sheriff's Blotter

10/27/14 Roy Dale Clark, 35, Van Horn, arrested for driving while license invalid. Remains in custody as of press time. 10/10/14 Jessie Urias, 28, Van Horn, arrested for public intoxication. Released on bond. 10/20/14, Billy K. Willis, 58, Van Horn,…
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Up in smoke!

Van Horn offers a distinct advantage to celebrity watchers, being the best (and only) gas stop for miles in either direction along I- 10, providing sanctuary for the good, the bad, and some say the crazy. But that theory nearly went up in smoke Saturday…
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Chili Harvest in Lobo Valley

Local farmer Gary Jackson harvested 200 acres of red chili peppers during the past two weeks that were planted at Lobo in March. The chili product was shipped directly to processing plants in Las Cruces and Artesia to be made into paprika spice.
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Rainbow over Van Horn

This full-arc rainbow was shot on Monday evening around 6 p.m. For a short while, a double rainbow formed on top of the main rainbow.
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