February 21, 2018 RSS feed / News

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THE RAYMONDVILLE ALUMNI BASEBALL TEAM lost 18-0 to the current RHS Varsity team on Friday night. Shown, standing, from left to right are, B.J. Cavazos, Danny Conde, J.J. More...

W.C. Little League Meeting

There will be a W.C.L.L. meeting on Wednesday, February 21, 6:00 p.m. at the Smiley Face Park.  Registration at the park will also be held on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m., Thursday and Friday and last day will be Saturday, Feb. 24, from 10 a.m. More...

TFB members appointed to Cotton Board

Several Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) members will serve on the Cotton Board in various capacities, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  More...

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THE RAYMONDVILLE BEARKAT POWERLIFTING TEAMS visited Brownsville Rivera on Saturday to compete in the first annual Rivera Raiders Classic. Both the men and women’s teams placed 4th. More...

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A LARGE GROUP OF RAYMONDVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MEMBERS AND FRIENDS of Elma Chavez show their support of her new boutique, Bootique Baskets & Gifts, in the building where the Boot Co. More...

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THE MGMS UIL ACADEMIC TEAM recently competed in their district meet. Raymondville placed second overall. Shown are team members with over 40 trophies and ribbons won. More...

LONG AGO

LONG AGO - Willacy County Laborers. More...

The honeymooners: Couple wed 69 years ago returns to hotel

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) After a lifetime together, an east Alabama couple is returning to the hotel where they spent their honeymoon to celebrate their 69th anniversary.  More...

San Perlita School News

ROUND CAMPUS   SPISD Health Services Department held a Blood Drive in conjunction with United Blood Services last week. The blood donated by staff, students and community members will save an estimated 40 lives.  More...

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing U.S. waters

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Thursday afternoon.  More...

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MAYAALEXIS COY, a senior at Raymondville Early College High School and member of the Lower Valley Cotillion Club attended the Annual Presentation Ball at South Padre Island on February 3. More...

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, February 26, 6:30 p.m. in the Old Gym, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.   More...

Farmers continue food conversations at Mother Earth fair

When it comes to food, there's plenty of fights. From farming practices to the crops grown, consumers have questions. More...

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MTC’S WILLACY COUNTY REGIONAL DETENTION FACILITY 2017 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR - David Toscano. More...

Five Lyford candidates for city commission

Five Lyford residents have filed as candidates in the May 5 election for four vacant seats on the Lyford City Commission, City Secretary Lydia Moreno said.  Four of the candidates are incumbent commissioners: Tony Chavez, Albert Cavazos, Rick Sa More...

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HEALTHY SOUTH TEXAS - The team Bobcats (6th graders) won the 2017 Grand Champion for Walk Across Texas with 7,216 miles. Shown is MGMS principal Jose Valdez with some of the 6th grade students. More...

Austin Habitat for Humanity builds energy - efficient homes

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) East Austin natives Steve and Elida Quiroz can't wait to host larger family gatherings in a home with enough room for many place settings, on a street with enough parking for everyone.  More...

Medical examiner taps DNA science to find missing persons

NEW YORK (AP) For families who have searched years for missing loved ones, donating a sample of their DNA is often a last, desperate act to confirm their worst fears.  New York City's medical examiner is leading a nationwide effort to collect ge More...

Lasara School News

AROUND LION PRIDE COUNTRY:   The next PTO meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 22nd at 5:30 pm. Our 3rd grade students will be performing.  More...

Pence visits Texas, tours U.S.-Mexico border

HIDALGO, Texas (AP) Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Texas for fundraising and a tour of the U.S.-Mexican border as lawmakers debate immigration proposals.  Pence on Friday flew to McAllen to tour the border in the Rio Grande Valley. More...

Man charged with selling stolen cattle in Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. More...

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