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Man dies in single-vehicle accident

James D. Sprayberry, 68, Brazelton, Ga., died at the scene of this accident at about 1:35 a.m. on Wednesday. He was driving westbound on I-10 near mile marker 143 (about two miles from Van Horn city limits) when he lost control of his Dodge Ram pickup,…
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Culberson Co. mineral values up 50% since 2012

Property values in Culberson County have slowly been rising for the last few years; however, the mineral valuations in the county have soared by almost 50 percent just between 2012 and 2014. The Culberson County Appraisal District manages the property…
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Look, Ma! No hands

These boys are enjoying another summer day at the City Swimming Pool. They have one more month to enjoy their free time before school begins on Aug. 25. Photo by Lisa Morton
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Sheriff's Blotter

07/18/14: ANTONIO R. SANTIAGO, 50, Van Horn, arrested of controlled substance. In custody. 07/19/14: MICHELLE LOPEZ, 42, Odessa, arrested for warrant from El Paso County. Released on bond. 07/19/14: JOEL AMERO SOTO, 25, Kansas, arrested for driving with…
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Simpsons celebrate 50th anniversary last Saturday

Larry and Dawn Simpson celebrated 50 years of marriage last Saturday evening with a celebration dinner and dance at the Van Horn Convention Center. Also, the Mitchell family held a family reunion with many guests arriving from out of town town destinations.
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Uranga finalizes leadership training

Culberson County-Allamoore ISD trustee Paul Uranga has earned the designation of Master Trustee upon completion of Leadership TASB, During the fifth session, June 26-28, school board members in the 2013–14 Leadership TASB class made presentations of…
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Sheriff's Blotter

07/11/14: HOPE NATERA, 36, El Paso, arrested for assaualt. Released on bond. 07/13/14: BRITTNEY CABEZUELA, 22, Van Horn, arrested for family violence. Released on bond. 07/14/14: DENNIS ALAN NEITIEL, 66, South Dakota, arrested for making terrorist threat…
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