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Fri
06
Jun

Martin Country graduated 60 seniors

Martin Country graduated 60 seniors last week with Stanton High School walking 48, shown here, and Grady High School handing out 12 diplomas.

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Fri
06
Jun

Autopsy report not back yet in death of gas company man

MARTIN COUNTY - A 47-year-old Midland man was pronounced dead Sunday night and an autopsy has been ordered to determine the cause of death. Johnny Plasentillo, a Marfa native living in Midland and working for West Texas Gas, was found at WTG’s compressor location on FM 3200.

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Fri
06
Jun

Hospital plans end of home health care later this month

MARTIN COUNTY - Changes are coming to the Martin County Hospital later this month when the home health program likely will be discontinued. The space in the hospital now occupied by the home health agency will be taken by a new doctor coming to Stanton, one who will be bringing a large number of patients with him.

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Fri
30
May

Martin County ceremonies Stanton will graduate 48 Friday; 12 walk Grady stage Saturday

A totalof 60 Martin County students are scheduled to receive their high school diplomas this weekend. At Stanton High School, 48  students comprise the Class of 2014, which will walk across the stage Friday evening at ceremonies scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.  
 
Fri
30
May

Memorial Day

Old Glory was placed all across this great nation on Monday as Americans far and wide paid respects on Memorial Day to veterans for their ultimate sacrifice 
 
Fri
30
May

Ryan Peterson

Ryan Peterson, of Stanton, blasts a ball to the outfield during the Yankees’ final game against the Red Sox in Martin County Little League baseball action. 
 
Thu
22
May

Looks like a pile of dirt . . .

Looks like a pile of dirt . . . and that’s just what it is, the dozer to the right pushing it around after ground was broken this week on the third hotel to go up on the interstate in Stanton in recent months. Just down from the first one, the Comfort Inn, the new hotel is a Super 8 Hotel just east of the USDA building. And one or two more may be in the works.
 
Thu
22
May

Cobblestone is the second of the new hotels

The Cobblestone is the second of the new hotels to go up in recent months in Stanton. It opened its doors last week and ground was broken on yet another hotel this week.
 
Thu
22
May

Investigation officially starts in school theft

MARTIN COUNTY - It was confirmed this week that a fullscale investigation is being carried out at Grady schools following allegations of theft of funds. Martin County Cheif Deputy Ernie Wakefield said this week that after meeting with administrators in Grady this week, the sheriff’s office has begun an investigation.
 
Thu
22
May

Ground broken on latest hotel on the interstate

STANTON - Ground was broken on the third new hotel to come to Stanton in recent years. An Odessa construction crew had enough break in the action, as one of the outfit’s employees said, to get over to Stanton and start on a new Super 8 Hotel. It was not immediately known how many rooms would be built for the new three-story hotel which is going in just east of the USDA building.
 

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