NIXON – “You’re never too old for a third time around, especially when you have a son like mine.” At least that’s what St. Paul resident Melvin Bartz’s philosophy is. The 92 1/2-year-old Sinton area native brought down a 11-point buck on the old home place outside of Nixon on Dec. 29, 2019.    

Mathis Mariachi had six student musicians try out for the Region Mariachi Wednesday, Dec. 18, with three of them earning a spot. Their concert will be held at San Diego High School on Jan. 24. Samuel Sliger on guitar ranked 15th out of 18, Marissa DelBosque on vihuela ranked 8th out of 15 an…