By Carolyn Anderson
Guilty is the verdict a jury handed down to a man accused of arson in Edwards County. The verdict for Rene Escalante came down late Wednesday evening. Escalante was on trial because
authorities felt evidence pointed to his setting fire to a structure attached to Carolyn Williams residence here in town.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 is the deadline for individuals to sign up for the annual Edwards County Chamber of Commerce Mr./Miss Edwards County Scholarship. This year’s contest has a few changes, including the winners’ obligations and the number of scholarship awards being made.
Rocksprings Boys Track Team won the Area Championship in Sonora Thursday April 10, 2014. The Angoras scored 140 team points and Menard scored 126 to be the runner up in the Area meet. The Angoras will be moving on to Regionals in Kingsville, Texas April 25-26. The following is the results from the Area meet.
Little dribblers basketball for the 1st and 2nd grade girls and 1st grade boys are (top row left-right) Ella Martin, Gaby Gallegos, Alektra Hernandez, Adriana Franco, Claire Burleson, Ava Grooms, Kenna VanWinkle, Allie Jo Scroggins, (bottom row left-right) Vicente Torres, Jr., Drew Chandler, Albert Nombrano, Braden Goodwin, Roy Estrada, Jared Garcia, Issiah Estrada and coaches were Garrett and Holly Grooms.
Kickapoo Cavern State Park had a marriage proposal on the cave tour on April 5th. Joshua Heebner proposed to his girlfriend and she said yes! Love, deep in the heart of Texas.