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News

Texas unemployment dips to 6.1 percent in November

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The unemployment rate in Texas dipped to 6.1 percent in November, representing its lowest level in nearly five years, state labor officials said Friday.  More...

Texas issues new guidelines for treating flu

HOUSTON (AP) - Texas health officials have issued new guidelines for treating flu patients as the state deals with an increase in the illness in multiple areas.  The new guidelines come as officials in Houston say swine flu has been confirmed as More...

Gateway RV Park Entertainment

Gateway RV Park presents Auntie Kreamsaugen (Minnie Pearl) on Wednesday, January 8, at 7 p.m. $5.00 entry fee at the door.  For more information, please contact Betty at (319) 750-5220.   More...

County Lifestyles

MR. RODNEY

MR. RODNEY and several other members helping with Toys for Transit More...

AMANDA LEE TREVINO

AMANDA LEE TREVINO of Sebastian, TX graduated from the University of Texas Pan American on December 14, 2013. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

DECEMBER 26- Runaway returned home, 100 blk Alamo.  Accident, Monterrey & Canal.  Incident, 700 blk W. Hidalgo.  Accident, 100 blk S. 7th.  Theft of service, 500 blk W. Sonora.  Theft of service, 400 blk S. More...

2013 year in review

Another year comes to an end leaving behind some memorable events such as the closures of the eight-liner industry in Raymondville, the ouster of several board members with the local school district and the suspension of the Economic Development Dire More...

Death of 84-year-old woman ruled as natural causes

The death of a 84-year-old woman is being ruled as natural causes, according to a preliminary autopsy report, police said.  Herminia Fuentes, who lived at 365 W. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Time for those New Year resolutions

Here we are again at the end of another year and the beginning of a new one. They sure seem to go faster the older you get. All in all 2013 has been a good year for me. More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association December 26, 2013

Holiday influences appeared to direct the cotton market this week as Christmas Day fell on Wednesday. The week began with cotton futures at the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) under pressure throughout Monday’s session.  More...

Obituaries

DORA SALINAS

RAYMONDVILLE, TX- Dora Salinas, a mother and friend whose spirit now rests with Jesus, passed away December 22, 2013 at Harlingen Medical Center. She was born on December 1, 1928 in Raymondville, TX to Antonio and Clarita Salinas.  More...

MANUELA GARCIA

LYFORD, TX - Manuela Garcia, 90, beloved mother went to meet her Lord on Sunday, December 22, 2013 in Regent Care Center of San Marcos, TX  She was born in Mexico, daughter of Faustino and Paula (Murillo) Alvarez.  Manuela obtained her citi More...

HELEN S. LANDERS

HARLINGEN, TX - Helen S. More...

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