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News

Homeland Security studies use-of-force against rock throwers at border

WASHINGTON (AP) New Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is reviewing the department's use of force policies, a Homeland Security official said Friday.  The official said Johnson has been reviewing the rules about when border agents can use t More...

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. outpoints Vera

SAN ANTONIO ( AP) Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. More...

TPWD Proposing Seatrout Bag Limit Change

AUSTIN - The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing fishing regulation changes that will affect both salt and freshwater anglers.  More...

County Lifestyles

THE MUSEUM OF SOUTH TEXAS HISTORY

  THE MUSEUM OF SOUTH TEXAS HISTORY invites the community to join in honoring its 2014 Heritage Associate FRIENDS at Los Novillos Ranch at 6:30 p.m. on March 22. More...

Alcohol awareness project planned at RHS

C. A. S. A coalition would like to invite the media to help bring out the dangers of drinking and driving in our communities before Spring Break. More...

BEARKAT STUDENT OF THE WEEK

BEARKAT STUDENT OF THE WEEK- Logan C. Duran is currently a junior student belonging to the class of 2015. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MARCH 3- Lost property, 400 blk W. Yturria.  Incident: dog bite, 700 blk S. 10th.  Section, 1000 blk E. Hidalgo.  Burglary of vehicle, 700 blk S. More...

WILLACY COUNTY SHERIFF’S BLOTTER

FEBRUARY 26 - Animal call (dogs), CR 310 and FM 2629, Sebastian.  Civil matter, FM 2629 and CR 2629, Sebastian.  Assault, FM 2845, Sebastian.  Civil matter, Goyo Garcia Rd., Raymondville.  Illegal dumping, CR 200 and Goyo Garcia R More...

Salas sentenced to 5-years in prison for home burglary

The Willacy County and District Attorney’s Office announced today that Jonathan Stephen Salas, 21, of Raymondville, TX, was found guilty and sentenced to 5 years in prison for burglary of a habitation with intent to commit an assault and engagi More...

Most incumbents win but 2 runoffs expected

Terry Flores re-elected County Clerk Ruben Cavazos to remain County Treasurer Pct. 2 Commissioner Noe Loya in runoff with San Perlita Mayor Pct. 4 Commissioner Dora Perez to meet Eddy Gonzales in runoff More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Judging Our Worth

The speaker started off his talk by holding up a $20 bill. "Who would like the $20 bill?" he asked.  Hands started going up throughout the room. More...

Letters

America has turned her back on God, reader warns

By watching the daily news one can clearly see that America is getting farther away from God and still headed straight towards God's judgment and ultimate destruction. Too many in America have said "there is no God."  More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association February 27, 2014

The cotton market went on a roller coaster ride this week, at times surprising and confounding some analysts. More...

Obituaries

DONALD EUGENE HANNA

Donald Eugene Hanna, 72, of Fort Worth died on February 22, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.  A memorial celebrating the life of Don was held at Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., followed by More...

MIGUEL HUITRON

LASARA, TX - Miguel Huitron, 65, entered into eternal rest Monday, March 3, 2014 at Valley Baptist Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Ignacio and Josefina Huitron, and a sister, Maria Isabel More...

GREGORIA C. BUSTOS

RAYMONDVILLE - Gregoria C. More...

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