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Women's Support Group to meet at First Baptist Church

Women who are experiencing separation and divorce will have the opportunity to interact with others facing similar situations. More...

News

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RICHARD GARCIA RETIRES AFTER 40 YEARS AT VTX1 - Shown, from left to right, are Roy Sheneman - VTX1 Senior Human Resource Manager, Juanita Mendiola - VTX1 HR Specialist, Carmen Garcia, Richard Garcia More...

Community garden will grow fruit and vegetables for farmers’ market

RAYMONDVILLE - Dedication of a community garden project drew a large number of supporters recently at a site at 11th Street and Monroe Avenue.  More...

Dr. Rey creates line of medical products geared to Hispanic population

Reaching out to the Hispanic culture through a line of over-thecounter medicines is an idea that Dr. Roberto M. More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton MArket Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association June 13, 2014

This week's ride for the cotton market was a bumpy one due, in part, to the index fund roll period and the approaching expiration of July options, according to one analyst. More...

Obituaries

JOSEFINA SARAVIA ROMERO

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, salt of the earth, Josefina Saravia Romero entered into eternal glory on Monday June 16, 2014.  She was born on January 28, 1926 in Antigua, Guatemala, daughter of Eusebio Galindo More...

REYNALDO “TITO” GARCIA

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Reynaldo “Tito” Garcia, 51 of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Wednesday, June 11, 2014 in Valley Baptist Medical Center.  He was born on October 20, 1962 in Raymondville, TX, son of the late Guillermo S. More...

ESPIRIDIONA RODRIGUEZ RUIZ

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Our loving mother, Espiridiona Rodriguez Ruiz, born on February 3, 1938 in Cd. Ocampo Tamalulipas Mexico to Rafael and Elena Rodriguez, entered into eternal glory on June 11, 2014 at Valley Baptist Medical Center.  More...

Legals

NOTICE CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

WATER SYSTEM CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORT

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires all community water systems to deliver an annual Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) to all their water customers. More...

Summertime means welding time for four local teens

Instead of heading to the beach, vacationing with friends and relatives or doing nothing at all, four local teenagers are spending their summer learning a trade.  They hope this trade will help them get goodpaying jobs once they are out of high More...

Man busted after stealing Jeep Cherokee

A 20- year- old Raymondville man was arrested after he attempted to steal a vehicle parked on a street not far away from where he lives, police said.  Police arrested David Austin Sanchez, who lives in the 700 block of South Tenth Street.  More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

A Very Good Weekend

I don't know how your weekend was, but mine was very enjoyable. Last Saturday was Flag Day and you know how I am about flying our flag so it was nice to see the downtown area with all the flags flying. More...

County Engineer comments on article published in June 11, 2014 Chronicle/News

Editor, I did some work in 2010 (prior to being contracted as county engineer) at Golf Vue Park. The park had been spewing raw sewage into the roadside ditch for quite some time. More...

Political Cartoon

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Letters

What if we all decide not to work? Who will pay the taxes?, reader asks

Letter to the Editor; Your editorial opinion last week was right on. In my opinion the one thing that President Obama cannot blame President Bush for is the amount of the National debt it happened on Obama’s watch. We now owe trillions, More...

Reader asking for longer hunting season for white-wing doves

This is to ask all fellow white-wing dove hunters to request our representatives and senators in the federal and state governments (Rep. Terry Canales Dist.  More...

County Lifestyles

Slices of Life

A watched pot never boils, but an unwanted pot certainly does!

At our house, my husband browns the hamburger. I don't have the patience for it. I go in with the best of intentions. I place the ground beef in the pan, turn on the heat and grab my spatula. Then I get sidetracked. More...

REBER MEMORIAL LIBRARY STAFF MEMBERS

REBER MEMORIAL LIBRARY STAFF MEMBERS were thrilled to receive two new computers recently for public use donated by Valley Telephone Co. More...

HAPPY 3RD & 24TH BIRTHDAY!

Winter Rose & Michelle Rose
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Crime & Courts

Willacy County Sheriff’s Blotter

JUNE 11 - Civil matter, Bus. 77, Sebastian.  Accident (minor), U.S. 77 and Lily Rd., Lyford.  Execution of warrant, theft x4, arrested: Jose Angel Cantu, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JUNE 10- Assault by contact/ dating violence, 400 blk E. Petra.  Theft, over $50, under $500, 200 blk E. Main Street. Evading arrest/detention, evading arrest/ detention using vehicle.  Assault causing bodily injury, 300 blk W. More...

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