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Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Sheriff’s Willie arrest not his only claim to fame

When country music icon Willie Nelson got arrested for marijuana possession in far West Texas last week, he wasn’t the only Texas legend who figured in the story. Paunchy, Stetson-wearing Hudspeth County Sheriff Arvin West, who put Willie in the local pokey, is a reigning symbol of the years-long fight over border security and immigration in Texas....

Friday, September 18th, 2009

The Weekend: Music, art, the river

Music, art, the river, the soccer team and pirates all be wantin' yer attention this weekend mateys! Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis (above) will play the opening ceremony for the Seton Hospital in Kyle on Sunday.

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