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EAGLES MAKE VALIANT EFFORT IN INAUGURAL GAME AGAINST ALPINE

The Van Horn Eagles opened their new stadium with a valiant effort against the visiting Alpine Bucks last Friday night. The Eagles played outstanding ball the first half and much of the 3rd quarter before the depth of the Alpine Bucks grounded the Eagles.…
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No easy way out

The situation for residents living behind the Pilot Truck Stop has almost reached a boiling point. The subdivision in question is the old Van Horn Addition that has in some ways become an island with no easy way in or out. The primary means of access…
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Diocese of El Paso seminarian to spend pastoral year in VH

Father Saul Pacheco, parish administrator for Our Lady of Fatima Parish, has announced the arrival of seminarian, Cong Vo, 25, who will live in Van Horn for one year as part of his one-year pastoral studies. "It was a long journey from the time I…
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Sheriff's Blotter

9/02/14, Steven Justice, 51, Las Cruces, NM arrested for public intoxication. Paid fine. 9/07/14, Jesus Ramon Apodaca, 24, Van Horn. Arrrested for DWI, racing on highway, and reckless driving. Bonded. 9/09/14, Dionicio Quintana, 41, Corpus Christi. Arrested…
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Bird's eye View

CCAISD Superintendent Marc Puig on Tuesday gave the editor of the Advocate a tour of the the new stadium and track renovations. On a 100-degree day, construction crews were working at a frenzied pace to complete the facilities for the first home game…
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On the Trail With Beth Nobles

We want to wish Beth Nobles the best of luck as she prepares for her new job at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. She was asked to return to the University of Iowa Foundation to help oversee the construction of a new arts complex at the university…
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Eagles win season opener against Tornillo 21-7

The Van Horn Eagles opened the season in grand fashion last Friday night in Tornillo. The Eagles took the opening kickoff from Tornillo and began the season's first plays on offense.
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Eagle Band does ice bucket challenge

On Monday, Aug. 25, the Mighty Eagle Band was nominated by drum major Carlos Guerrero to do the recently trending Ice Bucket Challenge. The challenge consists of, as one might guess, a bucket full of ice and water and expects the participants to pour…
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