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Travelers Stranded in West Texas Back on the Road

Update Saturday January 3: Just about all of the more than 200 travelers stranded at community shelters in Balmorhea over the past couple of days have now gotten back on the road. Adriana Contreras, a volunteer at the Balmorhea Community Center where … Continue reading

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Red Cross Shelter at Pecos High School Closes Today

Update 9:30 AM Thursday: The Red Cross will close its shelter at the Pecos High School today at 1 PM, with all nearby residents now able to return to their homes or to stay with friends or family. Only four nearby oilfield workers … Continue reading

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Pecos Residents Bracing for More Flooding on the Pecos River

Some already-flooded parts of West Texas near the New Mexico state line are bracing for more flooding in the coming days. The town of Pecos has been among the areas hardest-hit by recent flooding on the Pecos River. The river has risen … Continue reading

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