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Fire destroys abandoned hotel Saturday night

A two story abandoned hotel was destroyed Saturday on North U.S. 77 Expressway at about 9:30 p.m. More...

WILLACY COUNTY GIRL SCOUTS

from left to right, Coaches Ramiro Ramirez, Dan Garcia, R.B. Gonzales and Joe Hernandez. Second row, Dylan Ramirez, Gabriel Garza, Christian Castro, Darren Ramirez, Derick Ramirez and Mateo Flores. More...

News

Jury convicts defendant of felony D.W.I.

The Willacy County and District Attorney’s Office announces that on September 30, 2010, Roberto Gonzalez, 57, of Raymondville, TX, was found guilty by a Willacy County jury in the 197th District Court. More...

Report shows fewer New Mexico students smoke and drink

FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) - It’s sinking in among New Mexico youth that smoking and drinking is a bad thing. The numbers show a decrease among middle and high school students. More...

Bulldogs to meet Orange Grove in first dist. game

Lyford High School’s undefeated varsity football team took advantage of their open date last week and worked on their A-BC’s on the field and in the classroom.   More...

County Lifestyles

Regional Leaders to Discuss 1-69 Development

AUSTIN - Regional leaders are set to meet Friday, October 8 as part of a longterm public involvement effort, providing guidance and local perspective to develop 1-69.   More...

Seeds From The Sower

When I first came to Georgia, I saw a man plowing a field with a mule. "May I try it?" I asked.   "Yes, sir," he answered. "But be careful."   When I was finished with the row I looked back. More...

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Crime & Courts

Lyford Police Blotter

Chief Paul Campbell and Officer Jesse Castaneda offer the following tips: Keep garage doors and storage rooms locked. Report suspicious activity to police. More...

District Clerk’s Report

Suits filed:   The State of Texas vs 2004 BMW 745LI, Florida LOP: PB3- 83T, VIN #WBAGN63414 DS46830 - seizure and intended forfeiture. More...

W.C Sheriff's Dept Report

SEPTEMBER 29 - Theft of a motor vehicle, Mexico. Execution of warrant/aggravated assault and assault causing bodily injury, Lori Lee Salinas. More...

ZION TAKES 2ND PLACE

from left to right, Coaches Ramiro Ramirez, Dan Garcia, R.B. Gonzales and Joe Hernandez. Second row, Dylan Ramirez, Gabriel Garza, Christian Castro, Darren Ramirez, Derick Ramirez and Mateo Flores. More...

Superstar UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie visits Raymondville

Legendary retired Brazilian professional mixed martial artist, Royce Gracie made an appearance Tuesday to conduct a Self-Defense seminar at Villacana Fitness Center in Raymondville. More...

City utility rates & permit fees going up to offset sales tax revenue losses

Raymondville City Commissioners voted last week to increase water and sewer rates and also fees charged for special city permits. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Five R’s to live by

If we want to be successful, and if we want to live good, productive lives, then we need to put into use the five R’s. More...

Farm & Ranch

Making a difference for life through 4-H

For more than 103 years, the 4- H Program of Texas has been engaging youth in activities that help develop skills for a lifetime. These skills range from communication to community service and from goal setting to leader- ship. More...

Stillman 4-H elects offices

Howdy everyone!!!! Stillman 4-H has officially kicked off their 2010-2011 year by electing our new officers. More...

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association September 30, 2010

After spending half of July,   More...

Obituaries

ADAN GARZA, JR.

RAYMONDVILLE - Adan Garza, Jr., 52, passed away Thursday, September 30, 2010 at his residence in Raymondville. Adan was born August 1, 1958 in Raymondville, Texas to Adan Sr. and Rosa   More...

RAUL S. CORONADO

RAYMONDVILLE - Raul S. Coronado, 60, passed away at Valley Baptist Medical Center Friday, October 1, 2010. He was born in Raymondville to Irineo and Socorro (Salazar) Coronado.   More...

Card of Thanks for Flora Garcia

Our heartfelt thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbors who extended comforting sympathy and help in our recent sorrow. For the beautiful service, floral offerings, food, prayers and other kindnesses, we are deeply grateful. More...

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