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DPS Increases Traffic Enforcement During Holidays

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase patrols for an eight- day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From Dec. 24-27 and Dec. 31 - Jan.  More...

MARISSA LYNN DAVILA

  MARISSA LYNN DAVILA received her Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, from UTRGV on Saturday, December 19, 2015, she will continue to pursue her Master’s in Environmental Science. More...

Workforce Solutions releases November Labor Market Report Two RGV cities remained below the National Unemployment Rate

MCALLEN, TX -Two of our larger Rio Grande Valley (RGV) cities remained below the national unemployment rate this month. Edinburg edged out McAllen in November, with the lowest unemployment rate in the RGV at 4.8%. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE A mom’s talents run deep

My talents never cease to amaze me. Multi- talents, actually; I am multi-talented and living in a household where my elaborate skills are ac- knowledged and revered. More...

THE LYPHORD WOMEN'S CLUB

THE LYFORD WOMEN’S CLUB visited and strolled through Dean Porter Park’s Holiday Village in Brownsville. More...

Obituaries

BEBE CISNEROS TERRELL

Bebe Cisneros Terrell, 81, died naturally Sunday, December 13, 2015 in the home of her daughter, Benita Terrell in Albuquerque, NM.  Bebe was born in Raymondville, Texas to Manual Cisneros and Benita Garza Cisneros and was the youngest of four g More...

JOSEFINA CANTU GONZALES

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Josefina Cantu Gonzales, 66 of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at home.  She was born on March 28, 1949 in Raymondville, TX, daughter of Julian and Natalia (Renteria) Cantu.  She is preceded More...

ANITA M. SIFUENTEZ

SEBASTIAN, TX- Anita M. Sifuentez, 85, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, December 19, 2015. She was born on September 6, 1930 to Gerardo Mascorro and Guadalupe Sanchez in San Benito, TX.  More...

Horse-vehicle accident leaves man in critical condition

A horse and vehicle accident sent a man to the hospital in critical condition.  The accident happened about 4: 30 a. m. Tuesday near an intersection at Spence Road and FM 1761. More...

Lyford 8-liner casinos busted during lawmen joint operations

Just when Lyford officials were saying their city was coming alive with the return of the eightliners, a joint operation of law enforcement agencies shut down the coin-operated businesses.  The little Las Vegaslooking Business 77 strip created b More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

The Christmas Tree, Another Christmas Tradition

Christmas among other things is a day of tradition and legend. Almost every household goes through the same routine each and every Christmas, even sometimes going above and beyond our normal activities. More...

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Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association December 18, 2015

Weak Demand, Stronger Dollar Pressure Cotton Prices   More...

AgriLife prepares to help growers meet new safety standards

WESLACO - To help producers and others meet the requirements of the newly implemented federal food safety laws, Texas A&M AgriLife is gearing up to begin training sessions, experts said.  More...

Grace Heritage Ranch Wool Break!

Something’s up. The sheep and goats have been in the big barn for about five weeks in an attempt to keep them out of all the water in the flooded pasture. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

DECEMBER 16- Disorderly conduct by fighting, 800 blk S. Washington.  Disorderly conduct, 800 blk S. Washington.  Theft, under $100, 500 blk N. 3rd.  Burglary of vehicle, 300 blk W. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

DECEMBER 16- Execution of warrant/evading arrest. Arrested: Joel Galvan, Willacy County Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  Identity theft, Mulberry Rd., Sebastian.  Execution of warrant/burglary of a habitation. More...

Legals

WILLACY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

NOTICE OF FUTURE EMPLOYMENT

The Willacy County Sheriff's Office is accepting application for future openings in the following positions. More...

Notice

Lyford CISD Food Service Roxanne Morales, Director P.O. Drawer 220 Lyford, Texas 78569-0220 Phone: (956) 347-3907   More...

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Raymondville Chamber of Commerce 700 FM 3168 Raymondville, Texas 78580

The Raymondville Chamber of Commerce will receive bids for Raymondville Chamber of Commerce Renovations until 10:00 a.m. on January 11, 2016, at the Rural Technical Center located at 700 FM 3168, Raymon  More...

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