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PBTISD puts out name surveys for new elementary schools

PECOS, Texas — Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD has released two separate surveys for naming its new elementary schools. Construction has begun on both buildings that were part of the May 2021 Bond. The district wanted the community, parents, staff and students to give their input on the names for these schools.
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Pigskin Preview: Wink Wildcats

The Legacy Rebels are pursuing their 5th straight district title. Highly touted junior quarterback Marcos Davila will look to lead a new cast of characters on offense. CBS7 Morning Weather Wed. 8/10/22 - clipped version. Updated: 19 hours ago. Recording of the CBS7 Early Morning Newscasts. Catfish & Company closes.
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Perennial power tested by Prowlers in season opener

Body Fort Stockton was able to accomplish what 40 of Wink’s 47 opponents could not a season ago – take a set from the defending Class 2A state semifinalists. The Prowlers began their volleyball season at home on Aug. 9 against the Wildcats, who entered the match ranked fourth in 2A according to the Texas Girls Coaches Association preseason poll that was released a week ago.

Pecos Cantaloupe Festival Returns and West Texans Are Obsessed

The Pecos Cantaloupe Festival returned this past weekend to Pecos, and anyone who has grown up in West Texas knows this is the best time of the year. According to NewsWest 9, Keep Pecos Beautiful celebrated the return of the festival this past weekend. "The cantaloupe festival started in the...

Top 25 Restaurants In West Texas According To Yelp

Sometimes you get tired of the same old same old and by that, I mean your cooking in your kitchen at the casa. Am I right? I am the chef in my household, and I use that term lightly, especially during the summer, a girl gets tired of cooking. I want to eat out every now and then but then that gets old too sometimes. We're never happy. lol.

Monahans Sandhills 7-4-2022

A lot of people are looking for some fun things to do this summer… and one place will let you go sliding down some sand. Meteorologist Ryan DePhillips takes us to The Monahans Sandhills State Park. Welcome to “The Sahara of The Southwest,” otherwise known as The Monahans Sandhills...

Barstow resident claims $1M Powerball Prize

Winning ticket purchased in Pecos PECOS, Texas (KMID/KPEJ) – A Barstow resident claimed a Powerball® prize worth $1 million for the drawing on June 15. The ticket was purchased at Uncle’s 170200, located at 201 E. 3rd St., in Pecos. The winner, whose second-tier winning Quick Pick ticket matched all five of the white ball […]

Powerball jackpot climbs to $279 million for Saturday, June 18 drawing; Texas ticket wins $1M

The Powerball jackpot will rise to an estimated $279 million for Saturday night's drawing after no matched all six numbers Wednesday, according to the Powerball website.  While no one hit the jackpot, one ticket sold in Texas matched all five white balls to win $1 million. That ticket was sold at Uncle's convenience store on East Third in Pecos, Texas, according to the state's lottery website. ...

What Makes Pecos Cantaloupes So Good, and Where to Get Them in Midland/Odessa

Summer is approaching and summer means that Pecos cantaloupes will be readily available soon. But what makes them so good, and where can you find them. According to Texas Co-op Power, the reason the cantaloupes are so good is because of the combination of potassium, magnesium, and calcium salts in the soil that give the cantaloupes their sweetness and makes them the most delicious melons in the world.