Tag Archives: Tom Beard

Rancher’s Assault Case Resolved With Lesser Charge, Probation

A Brewster County rancher who was facing possible jail time for allegedly assaulting a sheriff’s deputy has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, a move that settles the case without a jury trial. The assault allegation stemmed from an incident at … Continue reading

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Pumpco Denied Water Permit for Pipeline Staging Site

On Tuesday, the Brewster County Groundwater Conservation District denied a water well permit application filed by Pumpco, Inc. – the contractor preparing to build the Trans-Pecos Pipeline. The company’s been clearing a site in Alpine that will be used to stage … Continue reading

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Board Member of Brewster County Groundwater District Arrested on Trespassing Charge

This is a developing story. We will update this post with information as we receive it. Brewster County rancher and board member of the Brewster County Groundwater Conservation District Tom Beard was arrested Thursday afternoon on a charge of criminal trespass at … Continue reading

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