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Gaming business shuts down after only one week

Last week, Van Horn Game Room suddenly shut down its operations after only one week in business. The business had set up shop at 1810 W. Broadway, the former Dairy Queen. According to Mayor Glenn Humphries, the business violated state and local gambling…
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Run for the Wall riders stop in Van Horn

Run for the Wall riders made a pit stop in Van Horn last Friday on their way to Washington, D.C. to visit the Vietnam Memorial Wall. The cyclists ate at Eagle Cafeteria and later interacted with the students. Photo by Lupa Jernigan
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Lady Eagles bring home two 3rd place awards at state track meet

From Left: Cassandra Castro, Renee Rivera, Karina Ramirez, Crystal Valdez. RESULTS: 4x100m. Relay-Crystal Valdez, Renee Rivera, Cassandra Castro, Karina Ramirez won the bronze medal. 100m -- Renee Rivera won the bronze medal. 4x200m -- Relay-Crystal…
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Sheriff's Blotter May 21, 2015

5/13/15, Albert Medina, 31, El Paso. Protective order violation. Remains in custody as of press time. 5/15/15, Albert Peña, Jr., 22, San Antonio. Out of county warrant. Released on bond. 5/19/15, Clarence Lewis Hurst, Jr., 44. Public intoxication. Remains…
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Run for the Wall riders will be here on Friday, May 15

On Friday, May 15, Van Horn will be hosting lunch for the Honor Bound Motor Cycle Mission "RUN FOR THE WALL" being held at the Eagle school cafeteria. There will be approximately 400 bikers rolling into Van Horn between noon and 1 p.m.
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School, city elections yield mixed results

Town of Van Horn and CCAISD held elections last Saturday, producing a mixed bag of results. Two new aldermen were elected, Lyndon McDonald and Ryan Martinez, who will replace Pam Young and Marcial Gonzales. Nuny Morriss won re-election. In the bid for…
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FOR SALE: FRESH PRODUCE

Produce vendor Francisco Carrasco from El Paso sets up shop at El Mercado on Wednesday. Here is he shown with customer Blanca Segura.
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Hospital and Clinic recognize staff during celebration week

Employees at Culberson Hospital and Van Horn Rural Health Clinic are being recognized with overlapping celebrations of National Nurses Week, May 6 - May 12, and National Hospital Week, May 10 - May 16. According to the American Nursing Association, this…
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Sheriff's Blotter May 14, 2015

4/24/15, Francisco Garcia, 25, El Paso. Out of county warrant. Released on bond. 4/28/15, Christina Lynn Mediano, 44, Wichita, KS. Driving with invalid license. Released. 4/29/15, Dean Allan Cloud, 45, Chandler, AZ. Disorderly conduct. Released on citation.
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There's no 'there' there to the Jack Dorris saga

After weeks of various individuals pressuring the Advocate to print a story about candidate Jack Dorris for CCAISD school board, the Advocate has received all the documents necessary to piece the story together. It all began with an arrest that took…
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