November 17, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

City employees public lewdness case goes to D.A.

Two city employees have been accused of public lewdness after they were found in a compromising position on the vacant second floor of city hall Oct. 29. More...

News

Seeds From the Sower

Ray Valine of California lost his job. it made so many wrinkles on his head that he had to screw his hat off.   Then he thought of a novel way to support his family. He turned his head into a billboard. More...

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LYFORD WOMEN’S CLUB VISITS SOUTH PADRE ISLAND BIRDING CENTER - Members of the Lyford Women’s Club planned their November meeting around a visit to the South Padre Island Birding Center on More...

2010 Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting coming Dec. 3

The Raymondville Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its Annual Christmas Parade on Friday, December 3rd, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. The theme for the parade this year is Charles Dickens‚ A Christmas Carol.   More...

County Lifestyles

Day By Day

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HOLE IN ONE - Armando Correa, Sr. (holding flag) made his first hole in one on Hole #9 at the Raymondville Municipal Golf Course on Monday, November 8. More...

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RUBEN TORRES of Sebastian played this season for the Santa Rosa Warriors (youth football league), ages 8 and 9. More...

Feast of Sharing coming Thurs., at O. L. G.

Once again the annual Feast of Sharing will be held on Thurs., November 18 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.   The event made possible by H-E-B Food Stores will be held at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Hall on North 3rd St., in Raymondville.   More...

County gives $5,000 to Amigos del Valle

County commissioners have donated money to Amigos del Valle for years and in 2009 they donated $3,000 to the organization that provides food and housing to the elderly. More...

Federal appeals court rules against Espinosa in lawsuit filed against Barnhart & Zamora

It appears that the long running Soap Opera involving former county judge Eliseo “Cheyo” Barnhart and the woman who chased him out of office has come to an end.   More...

Letters

‘Kat fan unhappy with way playoff ticket are sold

I am a season ticket holder who is disappointed by the way the Athletic Department at the Raymondville High School has been selling football playoff tickets these past two weeks. More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association November 11, 2010

Cotton futures prices on the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) continued to record new highs this week due to continued supply concerns underscored by the latest USDA crop estimates. Downward revisions to both its U.S. More...

Farm subsidies’ staying power

WASHINGTON (AP) - Many Republicans who swept rural Democrats from office are now confronting the reality of a promise to reduce spending: Should it cover the farm subsidies that have brought money and jobs to their districts - and directly benefited More...

Willacy County FSA asks producers to vote in county committee election

Anastacio Cavazos, Jr., Executive Director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Willacy County today announced that the county committee elections are in progress. More...

Obituaries

BENITA TREVINO VUITTONET

Benita Trevino Vuittonet of Lasara, Texas passed away peacefully at her home with her family beside her, November 13, 2010. Benita was born on November 10, 1920 in Lyford, Texas to Dolores and Trudencio Trevino. More...

CATHERINE “MARTINE” “BAIRD” QUINN

BAY CITY, TX - Catherine “Martine” “Baird” Quinn, 84, went to be with her Lord Saturday, November 13, 2010 in Bay City, TX. More...

CLIFFORD L. SMITH

SEBASTIAN - Clifford L. Smith, 70, passed away on November 16, 2010 at his residence. Arrangements are under the direction of Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home.   † † †   46-1TNC   More...

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