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LYFORD CISD TOP TEN PERCENT

LYFORD CISD TOP TEN PERCENT - 1-10, Valedictorian Corey Pohlmeyer, Salutatorian Justin Rocha, Lino Guajardo, Edgar Guzman, Kassandra Hinojosa, Daniel Montes, Micaela De La Rosa, Sabrina Piper, Henry More...

News

Census: Texas has 3 of 5 fast-growing cities

HOUSTON ( AP) - Oil equals boom - especially in population right now. And Texas, in the midst of a significant energy rush, is seeing its towns and cities burst at the seams.  More...

John T. Hubert honored by Texas Bar

Mr. John T. Hubert with Kleberg and Kenedy County District Attorney’s Office has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. More...

WORKERS CONTINUE DEMOLITION WORK TUESDAY

  WORKERS CONTINUE DEMOLITION WORK TUESDAY at industrial buildings near the railroad tracks in Raymondville in preparation for converting the structures for use as a cold storage unit and packing shed. More...

County Lifestyles

Goodrich-Wallen

Katherine E. Goodrich and James T. Wallen, III of Kyle, TX are engaged and plan to marry on August 3, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. More...

LAURA JESSMIN RIOS DE RODRIGUEZ

  LAURA JESSMIN RIOS DE RODRIGUEZ, daughter of Adolfo Jr. and Maricela Rios of Lasara, graduated from Texas A&M University - Kingsville with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering on May 9, 2014. More...

ON MARCH 10, 2014 PETE ROSE MEETS RAYMONDVILLE SENSATION TOM CANTU

  ON MARCH 10, 2014 PETE ROSE MEETS RAYMONDVILLE SENSATION TOM CANTU in Las Vegas, NV after a long day of Rose’s autograph session. The all-time Hit King of Major League baseball got to meet our Tom Cantu. More...

Crime & Courts

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

MAY 29 - Civil matter, FM 2845, Sebastian.  Possession of marijuana, arrested: Pedro Garcia, 5th and Hidalgo, Raymondville.  MAY 30- Accident, FM 490 and Bus. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MAY 30- Civil dispute, 3rd and Yturria.  Interference w/child custody, 300 blk Van Eaton.  Civil dispute, 800 blk E. McCharen.  Found property, 500 blk of W. More...

254 Willacy high school seniors to graduate this week

Members of the Class of 2014 will celebrate a new beginning this week at Willacy County's four high schools.  Raymondville High School will award diplomas to 102 graduates at 7 p.m. More...

Public hearing to discuss $170,000 payment for former mayor’s 6th st. renovation project

To be held on Monday at 5 p.m.

RAYMONDVILLE - Public comment on a proposed use of $170,000 in sales tax proceeds to renovate dilapidated industrial buildings will be heard Monday.  The company is also relying on the city to obtain a $400,000 state grant to help them build wha More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Graduation Thoughts

The thoughts of many students will be turning to summer vacations this week as parents will inwardly groan. At the same time teachers and school administrators will be breathing a sigh of temporary relief. More...

Farm & Ranch

FARMERS SHOULD SPRAY SORGHUM CROPS

South Texas sugarcane aphid moving to other crops

WESLACO - Scientists at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Weslaco say sugarcane aphids appear to be moving from grain sorghum to corn and sugarcane crops.  Until now, sugarcane aphids had only been seen in high numbers More...

USDA awarding $6 million to prepare farmers for new farm bill programs

PROGRAMS NOW SET TO HELP EDUCATE FARMERS

WASHINGTON - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. More...

Obituaries

MARIA A. CANTU

LYFORD- Maria A. Cantu, 82, entered into eternal glory on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at her residence. She was born on June 12, 1931 in Tepetongo, Zacatecas, Mexico to Juan Acevedo and Maria Alvarado Banuelos.  More...

DONALD W. KEENER

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Donald W. Keener, Jr. 51, of Harlingen entered into rest Wednesday, May 28, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald W. Keener, Sr. and mother-in-law, Ester Gonzales.  More...

Card of Thanks

Evelyn Longoria Conley

The family of the late Evelyn Longoria Conley wish to express their deep appreciation to those who have offered such kindness, support and messages of sympathy and comfort in our bereavement. More...

Legals

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: June 3, 2014 CONTACT: Catalina Ozuna, Executive Director COREDC PHONE: 956-689-1862   More...

Review Your Property Taxes

Appraisal Notices for the 2014 Calendar Year   More...

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