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Dior designer debuts Paris couture as Dunst talks girl power

PARIS (AP) A labyrinth and a scented secret garden led to Christian Dior's enchanted collection Monday the hugely anticipated couture debut from new designer Maria Grazia Chiuri.  The collection in Paris' Musee Rodin kicked off Paris' week of sp More...

Spokesman says Trump seeks 20 percent tax on Mexican imports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) President Donald Trump called on fellow Republicans to help him enact ``great and lasting change'' during a party retreat Thursday but offered few details. More...

Sharpen your Spikes!

2017 Alumni baseball game is on Saturday, Feb. 11, 6:00 p.m. Be there at 2:00 p.m. for warm-ups, 4:00 p.m. homerun derby.  For info call Tom Cantu at (956) 245-9058. Be there or be square.   More...

Obituaries

JUAN GONZALES, SR.

RAYMONDVILLE - Juan Gonzales, Sr., 87, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Retama Manor Nursing Home in Raymondville, TX. He was born on June 25, 1929 in Punta del Monte, TX to Guadalupe and Sofia (Garcia) Gonzales.  More...

MARIA ESTEFANA L. RODRIGUEZ

LYFORD- Maria Estefana L. Rodriguez, 80, entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 30, 2017 at Retama Manor Nursing Center in Raymondville, TX. She was born on March 5, 1936 in Yorktown, TX to Nicolas and Hortencia (Estrada) Lerma.  More...

WILFORD “WILL” DEAN BULLOCK

Wilford “Will” Dean Bullock, age 82 was born in Wellington, Texas and died January 24, 2017 in Taylor, Texas.  More...

8-liners damage business Famsa district mgr. says

Cracking down on the eightliner industry as other counties have done takes time and man power, people familiar with how they operate said.  Brooks and Cameron counties have won a war against casino-styled parlors, while here in Willacy County th More...

Interim RISD Supt. begins work today

Dr. Douglas E. Moore is the new interim superintendent with the Raymondville school district.  Born in Orange, he retired to Florida and was named recently by the district board of trustees and is to report to work today, Wednesday, Feb. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Legislators, Neighborhood Watch, Livestock Show and WWE

I was glad to see this past week finally come to an end. It seems ever since the first of the year we have been extremely busy, but this past week besides our regular duties we had some extra activities that kept us busy. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Export sales surge, Cotton Futures gain ground

January 26, 2017   More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

The Table

The Table has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. When I was a child, it was my fortress; I crawled under it, learning every crack and crevice from the underside. It seemed massive from my little girl perspective. Larger than life. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JANUARY 30 - Arrested: Johnathan Briseno, possession of marijuana, 300 blk S. 10th.  Letter of trespass notice issued, 300 blk S. 10th.  Arrested: Steven James Sanchez, possession of marijuana, under 2 oz. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

JANUARY 25- Civil matter, Old Ham St., La Sara.  JANUARY 26 - Criminal mischief, E. Broadway Ave., Lyford.  Assault by threat, FM 506, Sebastian.  Assault by threat, family violence, Bus. 77, Raymondville.  More...

Legals

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF DOROTHY MAY RALSTON, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Dorothy May Ralston, Deceased, were issued on January 13, 2017, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. 2016- PRB-0028, to Charles Thomas Ralston. More...

LEGAL NOTICE

Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Wine and Beer Retailer’s Permit by Rodolfo Mireles dba Mireles Tavern, to be located at 11584 Marina Road, Raymondville, TX 78580, Willacy County, Texas. More...

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE TIRE COLLECTION EVENT AND CLEANUP OF ABANDONED TIRE SITES

The City of Raymondville will be having a tire collection event on February 11, and February 18, 2017. More...

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