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.
Van Horn and surrounding areas now have their own mobile pet groomer, Desert Dogs. Lora (Lupa) and husband Tracy Jernigan moved to Van Horn last year after he accepted a job at American Talc as quality control manager.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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