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Credit Union to serve Lyford, and rural areas of county

Lyford residents no longer have to go out of town for their banking needs as a financial center has opened its doors to take care of that.  Rio Grande Valley Credit Union, a Harlingen-based business, started serving the area last month and held More...

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BRENDA GUERRERO AND SHERIFF LARRY SPENCE were inducted into the 2016 RGV Walk of Fame at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, TX recently. More...

Operator of Texas superhighway files for bankruptcy

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) The company that built and manages America's fastest superhighway filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection from its creditors Wednesday.  More...

Ocelot delights crowd at Reber library

A wild cat gets out of a cage and jumps onto a table in the meeting room of the Reber Memorial Library.  But the feline wasn’t about to leap toward any of the people sitting across the table.  It was there to be admired as it’s More...

Farm & Ranch

TDA Market Recap, March 7, 2016

AUSTIN - (March 7, 2016) For the week ending March 4, 2016, Texas feeder cattle auction reported prices steady to $8 higher with one instance of $1 to $6 lower. Texas Weekly Direct reported prices steady to $4 higher. More...

COWPOKES

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COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Market Continues Downward Spiral

March 4, 2016   Just like last week, May and December cotton futures settled lower four consecutive days in the marketing week ended March 3. More...

Obituaries

WILLIAM MAURICE MALLET, JR.

RAYMONDVILLE, TEXAS - U. S. Naval Veteran William Maurice Mallet Jr. was born April 29, 1959 at Mercy Hospital in Brownsville, TX to US Federal Magistrate William M. Mallet and Mary Bertha Garcia Mallet. More...

OSCAR RICARDO GOMEZ

ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND/ RAYMONDVILLE- Oscar Ricardo Gomez passed away on February 26, 2016 after a brief illness. Oscar was born in Raymondville on August 8, 1932. He joined the U.S. Air Force at a young age and retired as Master Sergeant. More...

EULALIA USCANGA ORDONEZ

MATAMOROS, TAMPS.- Eulalia Uscanga (Doña Lala), 81 años, fallecio Febrero 27, 2016. Nacio Cd. Lerdo de Tejada Veracru Febrero 10 de 1935.  More...

Holiday Inn Express seeks EDC loan to pay workers

The Holiday Inn Express set to open this spring or summer is seeking economic incentives to operate the first year.  MG Group, the investing company with the venture, is requesting funding for jobs credit with the Economic Development Corp. More...

Sonora Street home consumed by fire

It if wasn’t for bad luck, she would have no luck at all.  Such was the case for Raymondville resident Luz Hernandez who early Friday morning saw the old family house consumed by a fire and the smaller one where she lived damaged by the bl More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Are we not hearing or do we just not listen?

Several years ago I had a friend who moved from one location in town to another, but the location he moved to was near a railroad track. More...

Sheriff warns against illegal dumping

Every so often it seems either people forget or just get lazy and start throwing their trash out the window. More...

Political Cartoon

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Letters

SEEDS FROM THE SOWER

A patient once cried, "I have no faith in doctors!"  " That's all right, ma'am," said the physician, "my dog has no faith in the vet, but I take him and he gets cured." Faith is a vital force for our salvation. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

Daylight saving - nighttime snoozing

Spring forward; fall back. Twice each year we reset the clocks. In the fall, I relish the extra hour of sleep I think I get because 6:00 a.m. is re- ally 7:00 a.m. ‘ or it feels that way for a couple days at least.  More...

50th Wedding Anniversary

Tony and Frances Castillo celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on February 6, 2016 with a mass officiated by Father Eusebio Martinez at Our Lady of Guadalupe. He also blessed the couple during the mass. More...

57th Wedding Anniversary

March 10, 1959 - March 10, 2016   Mr. and Mrs. Juan Guerrero of Raymondville will celebrate their 57th wedding anniversary with their family. More...

Crime & Courts

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

MARCH 2- Execution of warrant, indecency with a child, arrested: Abram Villarreal, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept.  Assault, FM 2099, Raymondville.  Abandon vehicle impounded, 5 mi. N. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MARCH 6 - Criminal mischief, under $100, 300 blk E. Kimball.  Arrested: Gustavo Olivarez, local warrants, 200 blk S. 7th.  Welfare concern, 300 blk Van Eaton.  MARCH 5 - Arrested: Veronica Olivarez, execution of warrants, 300 blk S. More...

Legals

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

TCDP# 713391 SEWER SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS CLOSE OUT PUBLIC HEARING  The City of Raymondville will hold a close out public hearing on March 14, 2016 at 5:15 P.M. More...

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

GRANT ADMINISTRATION/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES PUBLIC NOTICE TDA# 7215411   More...

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

ENGINEERING/ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES TDA#7215411 PUBLIC NOTICE   More...

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