March 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Kelly Miller Circus coming to city next week

The Kelly Miller Bros. Circus is coming! The Kelly Miller Bros. Circus is coming! To Raymondville that is.  The 74-year-old circus will have two performances on Tuesday, March 13. The first performance will be at 6 p.m. More...

News

New Medicaid rules hurt small pharmacies

GIDDINGS, Texas (AP) - Pharmacist J.D. Fain loves small- town life and his apothecary shop just off the main highway. More...

9 guilty in scheme to get ransom for aliens

McALLEN, Texas (AP) - Nine people have pleaded guilty in connection with a scheme to hold 18 illegal aliens for ransom in a South Texas apartment.  More...

Lyford resident arrested for sexually assaulting a minor

A 24-year-old Lyford man was arrested on two counts of sexually assaulting a minor and he is facing another count of evading arrest after he tried to run away from police.  Rigo Puga, who lives on West Hidalgo Street, was arrested Friday at a fr More...

County Lifestyles

SPHS STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS

SPHS STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS making presentation to fellow students as part of the “Teens in the Driver’s Seat” teen driving safety program. More...

JAZMIN FLORES

JAZMIN FLORES, a 5th grade student at Lasara ISD, placed 1st on the 2012 Willacy Soil and Water Conservation District’s Poster Contest. More...

HECTOR RAMIREZ

HECTOR RAMIREZ was inducted into the Rio Grande Valley Walk of Fame during the 2012 BorderFest “Celebrating London England.” The Walk celebrates life, achievements and significant civic c More...

Legals

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: IN THE INTEREST OF Matthew Lee Cardenas  CAUSE # 2008-CV-0191-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY TEXAS  To: Michael Cardenas and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

OFFICER'S RETURN

Came to hand on the 1 day of March 2012 at 9:00 o’clock A.M. and executed this citation by delivering the same to Raymondville Chronicle, a newspaper published in the County of Willacy State of Texas, to be published one time. More...

City of Raymondville TCDP #711391

Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100-Year Floodplain

To: All interested Agencies, Groups and Individuals This is to give notice that the City Of Raymondville under Part 58 has conducted an evaluation as required by Executive Order 11988 and/or 11990, in accordance with HUD regulations at 24 CFR 55.20 S More...

$54,000 contract renewal with Austin consultant questioned

A $54,000 contract Willacy County entered with an Austin-based consultant was to expire in February, but the commissioners’ court will discuss renewing the deal for another year at a meeting this week.  More...

Jail population at Willacy Correctional Facility increases

Though not up to full capacity, the number of inmates at the Willacy Correctional Facility has increased dramatically compared to four months ago.  More...

Deadline to file for office in May 29 primary is Friday

A new deadline to run for office in the May 29 Democratic and Republican primaries will expire at 6 p.m. More...

Willacy County goes to Guillen of Rio Grande City’s District 31

State Rep. J.M. More...

Editorial & Columns

Have A Nice Day

Has anyone ever told you to, "Have a Nice Day?" People do that all the time to me and sometimes I don't like to hear it because that puts all the pressure on me. Then I have to follow through and try to "have a nice day. More...

Farm & Ranch

MOSTHistory’s Heritage Ranch Gala on March 24

EDINBURG, TX - The Board of Trustees of the Museum of South Texas History will be co- hosting the annual Heritage Ranch Gala on March 24 with Calvin and Marge Bentsen, owners of the historic La Coma Ranch. More...

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association March 1, 2012

Cotton futures prices on the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) worked to the downside again Thursday after sharp losses in the previous session. More...

TDA Market Recap March 5, 2012

AUSTIN - For the week ending March 3, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions covered by USDA Market News were mostly steady to $2 higher per hundredweight (cwt), with a few to $2 lower and some to $5 higher. More...

Obituaries

ALFONSO RODRIGUEZ, III

RAYMONDVILLE - Alfonso Rodriguez, III, 53, entered peacefully into eternal rest on February 29, 2012 at his residence in Raymondville. Alfonso was born February 19, 1959 in Raymondville, TX to Alfonso and Francisca Rodriguez. More...

ELVIRA URIBE CHAVEZ

RAYMONDVILLE/ROUND ROCK - Elvira Uribe Chavez, 82, was welcomed home by the Lord after a short illness on Thursday, March 1, 2012 in Round Rock, TX. Elvira (Vera) was born May 17, 1929 in Raymondville, TX to Manuel and Sofia F. Uribe. More...

BRIDGET CAVAZOS

MCALLEN, TX. - An extraordinary gift from Northern Ireland to all who would meet her. Born Feb. 17, 1947 in Derry City Northern Ireland, Co. Londonderry to Daniel Columba McCool and Rose Ann “Roisin” McFrederick. More...

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