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CCAISD trustees approve budget, tax for 2015-16 school year

CCAISD trustees on Monday approved a balanced budget in the amount of $6,082,132 presented by Superintendent Dalia Benavides. Ms. Benavides told trustees that she had made some minor changes to the draft budget she had initially presented.
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50 Years Of True Love

In 1963, two beautiful people fell in love at a drive-in in Van Horn. It was love at first sight! Dolores and Luz Sanchez, better known as Lolo and Mech, were united in holy matrimony on August 26, 1965.
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A new era at Love's

Love's Travel Stops re-opened its doors after almost a year of being closed. The old building was razed to build a larger structure, that includes a separate Subway Sandwich Shop.
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Obituary - Feliciano "Chano" Carrillo

Feliciano "Chano" Carrillo, was born on May 26, 1971 to Manuel V. Carrillo and Antonia Sanchez Carrillo in Van Horn. He had a passion for football and sports. He was a graduate of Van Horn High School Class of 1990.
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Pool party, concert planned at Oasis RV Park Sept. 1

Many thanks to the residents of Van Horn who have put up with my big city attitude. I hope you will come to the concert and pool party that we are working diligently to have on Tuesday, Sept. 1 beginning at 7 p.m.
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Commissioners agree to release Badillo Construction bid

Commissioners on Monday voted to accept the request of Badillo Construction to rescind his bid and release his liability for the fire station project. Moises Badillo, owner of Badillo Construction, was awarded the initial contract in the amount of $33,700.
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e-Edition of VH Advocate

The e-Edition of the Advocate has been posted under View PDFs. This is for paying subscribers only. Content for the site will be uploaded today.
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Valdez missing persons case gets fresh look

Editor's Note: This is a fascinating, as well as tragic case involving many facets that are not discussed here. It's a real who-done-it. It's a mystery that deserves to be solved. While we may never know what happened to Hubert Valdez, the…
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Voelkel new administrator at Culberson Hospital

Jonathon Voelkel, MBA, has been named administrator of Culberson Hospital effective August 3, according to Mike Easley, vice president of hospital operations for Preferred. "Jonathan is a highly capable administrator who will continue to build on…
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