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  1. BHS grad in Sundance winner 'Western'Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... roots weren't in Bandera," he said. "My roots were here." "Here" for Wall is the South Texas brush country around Eagle Pass where he is a fifth generation cattle rancher, trying to survive on a border undergoing a lot of changes in the last few ...

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  2. Eight More Sentenced In Texas County Corruption ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Ex-Maverick County Commissioner Eliaz Maldonado was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison and ordered to repay $173,000. Three ex-county workers and four Eagle Pass businessmen were also sentenced in Del Rio, for terms up to 10 years.

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  3. Eight More Sentenced In Maverick County Government Employee Bribery SchemeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Family Badge

    In Del Rio today, one former Maverick County commissioner, three former Maverick County employees and four Eagle Pass businessmen were sentenced for their roles in a bribery, kickback and bid-rigging scheme that caused Maverick County to lose more than $1.3 million announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs, San Antonio Division. "The corruption in the cases sentenced this week works like a cancer on the body politic, eating away public confidence in local government.

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  4. Enjoy nacho flavor in soupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    According to a little online research, nachos were first served by Ignacio "Nacho" Anaya, a maitre d' in Negras, a small Mexican town just across the border from Eagle Pass, Texas.

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  5. 8 more sentenced in Maverick County public corruption probeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... pleaded guilty to receiving a bribe in a construction bidding scam since 2010. Three ex-county workers and four Eagle Pass businessman were also sentenced in Del Rio, for terms up to 10 years. All pleaded guilty to theft or bribery counts. At least ...

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  6. Elisa (Lisa) StaggsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Star Press

    She died of pulmonary fibrosis. Born in Eagle Pass, Texas, March 9, 1932 to Esequiel Alvarado and Rosa Alvarado.

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  7. Film Society and MoMA Programmers Talk New Directors/New Films Lineup imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Film Comment

    ... Japan in a while." One of the American titles, Bill and Turner Ross's documentary Western spotlights border towns Eagle Pass, Texas, and Piedras Negras, Mexico. For generations all that distinguished the two cities was the Rio Grande, which flowed ...

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  8. Former County Commissioners, County Employee, Contractors Sentenced In SchemesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Family Badge

    ... for issuance by the Maverick County auditor's office; Marcelo Alvarez, a 56-year-old surveyor and consultant from Eagle Pass, to 112 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release and ordered to pay a maximum $1,022,303.94 ...

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  9. Ted Marinos, longtime Costa Mesa business owner, dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Wave

    ... us what was most important: family, honesty, integrity, a sense of service." Marinos was born Nov. 27, 1923, in Eagle Pass, Texas, the youngest of six children in a Greek family living just north of the Mexican border. At age 17, Marinos enlisted, ...

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  10. More Maverick County officials arrested by FBI in bribery investigationRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | MySanAntonio.com

    Maverick County Commissioner Jose Luis Rosales of Precinct 3 at a Commissioners meeting at the County Courthouse in Eagle Pass, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. Rudy Heredia, Commissioner of Precinct 2, and several county employees have been indicted for misuse of grant funds, among other charges.

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  11. Former Maverick County justice of peace charged with briberyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | KRGV

    The FBI on Friday arrested 56-year-old former Maverick County Justice of the Peace Cesar Iracheta of Eagle Pass.

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  12. Former Maverick County justice of peace charged with briberyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The FBI on Friday arrested 56-year-old former Maverick County Justice of the Peace Cesar Iracheta of Eagle Pass.

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  13. Former Texas JP Charged With BriberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    The FBI Friday arrested a former Maverick County justice of the peace who's charged with accepting bribes to secure construction contracts was. Cesar Iracheta, 56, of Eagle Pass, faces two counts of paying bribes as part of an indictment returned Wednesday in cases during 2010 and 2011.

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  14. Norma "Jean" Koenig MorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    ... before she lost him early last year. As a young family they lived in various places including Gonzales, Bay City, Eagle Pass, San Antonio, and Houston. Jean was fortunate enough to be a stay-at-home Mom for the first 20 years of their marriage, ...

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  15. Marcia C. Smith: They've got old fashioned passion, and a lifetime of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Orange County Register

    ... years, share a kiss over a milkshake as Ruby's Diner server Lace Lehman looks on. They married on Dec. 2, 1944 in Eagle Pass, Texas. Heather Allsopp and Brent Popadych, who are getting married today, are shown with a 1946 Packard outside Original ...

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  16. West girls to face Laredo Cigarroa 2 hours ago Victoria West's Class...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... 29-5A. The Lady Titans will await the winner of Friday night's playoff between Laredo Martin and Medina Valley in Eagle Pass to determine the fourth seed in District 29-5A.

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  17. Straus says constitutional carry lacks support, calls activist 'wild man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Chron

    ... Capitol. Then, a confrontation between members of the group Open Carry Tarrant County and Rep. Poncho NevA rez, D-Eagle Pass, in his office was videotaped and posted online. The latest salvo came last week in the shape of a video diatribe posted to ...

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  18. The Brief: Feb. 11, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Texas Tribune

    ... Nunzio Previtera , Republican candidate for the vacant House District 123 seat . - State Rep. Poncho Nevrez , D-Eagle Pass, dismissing talk from colleague Jonathan Stickland , R-Bedford, that his open carry legislation was referred to the House ...

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  19. Mustangs & Panthers Remain PerfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... in the Longhorns gym. Both teams have a match up with Del Rio remaining while United will draw LBJ and South gets Eagle Pass. The Rams are sitting in third with Alexander one game back of them with those two also meeting on the final night of the ...

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  20. Toros and Bulldogs Lead Laredo DistrictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... to play but the order of those teams is still up in the air. For Alexander the task is simple, beat a winless Eagle Pass team tomorrow and they are at worst co-district champions and the number one seed into the postseason. The United South girls ...

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