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Some residents not following water restrictions

Some local residents are not following the water restrictions imposed by the city of Raymondville, city officials said.  But part of that might have to do with misinformation or because the restrictions are difficult to follow.  More...

News

Rep. Guillen seeks safer schools for children El Paso Rep. Gonzalez charged with drunk driving

PROPOSALS TOUGHEN PENALTIES AND EDUCATE HUNTERS

AUSTIN, Texas - “Our children deserve to thrive academically in an environment that is safe and free of harm.  More...

Willacy County sports roundup

SUPER SOPHOMORE  Viviana Flores, a sophomore at Raymondville High School placed third in her division at the Texas High School’s Women’s Power- Lifting Association state meet held at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi on Frid More...

VIVIANA FLORES

VIVIANA FLORES, a sophomore at Raymondville High School, came in third at the Texas High School’s Women’s Power-Lifting Association state meet held at the American Bank Center in Corpus C More...

County Lifestyles

Sweet 16 Celebration

Cynthia Lizette Arenas will celebrate her Sweet 16 birthday on Saturday, March 30, at El Toro Dance Hall. Reception/dance will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will continue until 1 a.m.  Cynthia is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Delicate, lemony cookie to set the mood for Easter

For most people, Easter means it's time for chocolate bunnies and colored eggs. And while those things are fine, for me this season is about all things lemon. I usually make lemon bars that are tart and refreshing, more lemon than egg.  More...

RAMON JUAREZ, III

RAMON JUAREZ, III, was invited to attend Football University in San Antonio March 15-17. His coaches and trainers were current and former NFL players including former NFL players Fred McCrary, Marc Logan and Billy “White Shoes” Johnson. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MARCH 18- Burglary of building, Gateway RV Park.  Burglary of vehicle, Gateway RV Park.  Incident: DOS, 700 blk E. Hidalgo.  Burglary of vehicle, 900 blk Ash Lane.  Theft, over $50, under $500, 500 blk E. More...

Willacy County Sheriff’s Blotter

MARCH 13 - Execution of warrant/ false report to a peace officer, arrested: Melba Lopez Garcia, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  MARCH 14 - Criminal trespass, arrested: Juan Gomez/Daniel Gomez, 100 blk S. Hwy. 77, 100 blk S. Hwy. More...

Homeless man found dead Monday on East Hidalgo Ave.

A homeless man seen regularly along East Hidalgo Avenue and Expressway77 was found dead early Monday morning, authorities said.  Police said there are no signs of foul-play, but an investigation is under way.  He was identified as Kent Karl More...

Power outages reported throughout the city early Tuesday

The lack of rain is not just impacting the farmland and those who get water from the city of Raymondville.  I t ’s also damaging power lines, transformers and substations.  And Tuesday’s morning fog aggravated the situation as c More...

Multiple vehicle crash sends five to hospital

Five people were  transported to the hospital Sunday, following a multiple - vehicle accident north of Lyford. The accident happened about 3 p. m. Sunday and delayed traffic for  about two hours. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Compassion means action, not just emotion

First of all, a little update to encourage you if you have children who are all tied up in the secular world and basically lost. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

A Letter to America

America is headed straight towards destruction.  And this destruction will come as a judgment from God.  This judgment can only be averted if we seek God and turn ourselves and our country around.  Responsibility for the ungodliness wh More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association March 14, 2013

The cotton market continued its remarkable run this week, leaving some analysts in awe of its “astounding performance.” A strong export sales report and trade short- covering Thursday pushed nearby futures contracts at the Intercontinenta More...

Obituaries

IN LOVING MEMORY

Teresa De la Rosa

May 3, 1924 - March 24, 2012 1st Year Anniversary “ A Letter From Heaven”   More...

In Loving Memory of

Teresa de la Rosa

5/3/1925 - 3/24/2012   More...

In Loving Memory of

Teresa de la Rosa

5/3/1925 - 3/24/2012   More...

Legals

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS:IN THE MATTEROF MARRIAGE GRACIELA CRUZANDROGELIO A. CRUZAND ITIO CHILDREN More...

INVITATION FOR BIDS

The City of San Perlita will receive bids for the sale of Surplus and Abandoned Land, including but not limited to undeveloped sites and rights-of-way until 1:00 p.m., April 02, 2013, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read More...

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