The Hill, located in the West Texas desert, stirs visitors to confront what they cannot comprehend.
Articles by Sterry Butcher
Oct 16, 2019 — By Sterry Butcher
Not many people will drive the mail to places the U.S. Postal Service won’t. Seventy-one-year-old Gilbert Lujan is one of them.
Sep 18, 2019 — By Sterry Butcher
Small-town papers often serve as bearers of civic pride. But the former owners of Marfa’s Big Bend Sentinel and Presidio’s International learned long ago that writing the news meant looking out for their neighbors.
Apr 24, 2019 — By Sterry Butcher
Healing a spooked horse takes time, patience, and skill. And maybe a little help from beyond.
Jan 3, 2019 — By Sterry Butcher
A segregated school for Mexican American children until 1965, the building now serves as a community center and celebration of Hispanic life.
Jan 23, 2018 — By Sterry Butcher
The West Texan has sold more art than Picasso.