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Baeza has an amazing record-setting game against Eldorado

The Van Horn Eagles hosted the Eldorado Eagles for both teams' first district action of the year. The Eldorado Eagles toppled the home team by a score of 48-38. Down by 14 points early, the Eagles scored just before halftime and then took the opening…
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Lady Eagles Volleyball on cruise control

The Lady Eagles continue to cruise into the playoffs. They came out on fire Tuesday as they went up against the Da Vinci Lady Dragons. They devoured the Lady Dragons in three straight sets, 25-10, 25-10, 25-9. After Tuesday's win, the Lady Eagles…
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Sheriff trods along a bumpy road in stride

Editor's Note: This week, Sheriff Oscar Carrillo gave the Advocate an interview and a tour of the jail facilities. The crux of the discussion centered around grants and how grants have both helped and hindered the sheriff's office. Without injecting…
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Heritage Funeral Home officially open in VH

Billy Vallie Jr. and the staff of Heritage Funeral Home Van Horn held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday to commemorate the opening of the funeral home, formerly Carrillo Funeral Home. Staff members include Linda Hillin, Oscar Espinoza, Sr. and Matthew…
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Sheriff's Blotter

10/01/14 Christian Darrett, 17, Memphis, TN. Two charges of terroristic threats, criminal trespass. Remains in custody. 10/03/14 Dionicio Quintana, Jr., 41, Corpus Christi, TX. Public intoxication. Released after time served. 10/04/14 Emilio Jose Mendez,…
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Congressman Gallego mobile office hours

The Office of Congressman Pete Gallego will be holding mobile office hours in Van Horn on October 15, 2014 from 10 AM to 12 PM. Location: Culberson County Courthouse 300 La Caverna, Van Horn
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New entertainment for students after football games

On Friday, Oct. 3, the Mighty Eagle Band launched its newest and latest idea for entertainment after the Eagle football games. The band has decided to open a dance called the sock hop in which students in grades 8-12 can gather at the school cafeteria…
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