Tag Archives: Cibolo Creek

Pronouncing a Supreme Court Justice Dead in West Texas

The Big Bend region of West Texas is known for its enormous ranches and large, sparsely populated counties. And this can be a problem when people need county services, especially emergency services. And it doesn’t matter if you’re an ordinary … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies Near Marfa, Texas

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died Saturday on an exclusive ranch near Marfa, Texas, popular among hunters. At a film screening that night in Marfa, Jeannette Duer, a local judge laments Scalia’s death, “A great conservative justice. We’re sorry to hear … Continue reading

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Labor Day in Far West Texas: Barbecue & Politics

Cibolo Creek Ranch was first established in 1857. It’s now an historic resort located between the cities of Marfa and Presidio, along Highway 67. The old forts there were meticulously restored by John Poindexter, a Houston businessman, who purchased it in … Continue reading

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