Sights of Ft. Stockton

Annie Riggs Museum Annie Riggs lead a colorful life and bore 10 children to two husbands.  She was born November 24, 1856 near Las Cruces, NM to George & Mary Frazier.  After the Civil War the family moved to Ft. Stockton. In 1877, Annie married James Johnson, who became the first Sheriff of Pecos County;Continue reading “Sights of Ft. Stockton”

Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area

Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area Last night we visited the Old Tunnel WMA to watch the Mexican Free-tailed Bats emerge from the old abandoned Railroad tunnel. It houses a seasonal colony of approximately 1 to 3 million Bats. Everything that you have heard about Bats is not true, however they are wild mammals, and doContinue reading “Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area”