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THECB and TWC launch Career Readiness Handbook


 Today the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Texas Workforce Commission launched the Career Readiness handbook that is designed to help students in higher education identify and communicate their marketable skills as they prepare for the workforce after graduation. 

What Extreme Weather Are You at Risk For?


A change in the weather can happen any time of the year and in all parts of the country. Some places have a risk of wildfires while other areas are exposed to hurricanes and flooding. Knowing what to do before, during and after any extreme weather event can help you and your family stay safe.

Stuff The Bus 2018


The South Texas Rural Health Service is having their Stuff The Bus annual school supply drive on August 11, 2018, at the Maverick County Lake.  (continued...)

Hurd on the Hill


Encouraging a TX-23 Summer Reading Surge

When I was in grade school, at least one teacher always had a sign in the classroom that said “reading is fundamental.” This is as true now as it was then. Learning how to read is a fundamental skill that can determine the course of one’s life. But you don’t have to take my word for it – the statistics speak for themselves. (continued...)

Passport Fair 2018


Eagle Pass, TX 78852 — No matter how far away a traveler’s destination is, the Post Office is the most convenient place to apply for a passport to get started on the journey. To help travelers with their applications, the Eagle Pass Post Office located at 410 S. Bibb St is hosting a Passport Fair, Saturday, May 26th, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  Appointments are not necessary

May Celebrates National Public Works Week


Public Works Department will be honored at the proclamation ceremony on Monday, May 21, at 8:00 a.m. at Lorilee Drive (near roadwork site).

Mr. Amigo 2016 Will Be Speaking At Victorian House

Pedro Vargas

The City of Eagle Pass will be hosting an event at the Victorian House next Wednesday, May 23. Motivational speaker Pedro Vargas, who was also Mr. Amigo in 2016, will be attending.

Eagle Pass HS Student Wins TX-23 Art Competition

“Beyond the Riverside” by Keanna Saucedo

 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Eagle Pass High School Senior Keanna Saucedo was named the winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for the 23rd District of Texas. ...