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PAINTER

PAINTER Darrell Troppy, left, gives Carol Baker some ideas on using the brush as a form of art during a two-day workshop held last week at the Willacy County Arts League. More...

SOME OF THE BORDER SHERIFFS AND STAFF

  SOME OF THE BORDER SHERIFFS AND STAFF that met with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick at the State Capitol last Tuesday afternoon. More...

EMS needed in Port Mansfield?

Having year-round Emergency Medical Services in Port Mansfield is under consideration and was discussed during a meeting this morning of the navigation district board.  Port commissioners, police and other officials believe there is a need for s More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

The purge

My husband and I recently took on the task of refinishing the wood floors in three rooms that constitute our downstairs living areas - family room, dining room and miscellaneous room. (We’re not sure what to call it. More...

RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB

RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB held their regular meeting Tuesday and their guest speaker was Ashley Garcia, owner of Walk By Faith Christian Bookstore. The new bookstore is located at 345 W. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

APRIL 10- Terroristic threat, 700 blk S. 3rd.  Welfare concern, 100 blk E. Raymond.  Welfare concern, 100 blk E. Raymond.  Criminal trespass issued, 400 blk W. Hidalgo.  Burglary of building, 900 blk S. More...

W.C. Sheriff ’s BLOTTER

APRIL 5- Public intoxication, arrested: Reynaldo Briones Gonzalez, SB Frontage and Conley Rd., Raymondville.  Burglary of a building, Pennington Rd., San Perlita.  Execution of warrant/aggravated sexual assault/indecency with a child, arres More...

Local man killed in head-on collision

A 24- year- old Raymondville man died Saturday following a headon collision.  John Anthony Cruz died after a three-vehicle crash occurred at about 3:49 p.m. More...

City Easter egg hunt and movie will be Thursday at Veterans’ Park

An Easter egg hunt will be this held Thursday at Veteran’s Park in Raymondville.  Every one is welcome to attend the event that will feature a number of activities for people of different ages.  Area children are encouraged to bring a More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Easter-what meaning does it have for you?

To some this week known as Holy Week, will have certain meaning, others will think of it as just Easter. Some will think that it's one of the two times they go to church each year. More...

Editorial Opinion:

Questions for our Sheriff from a tax payer

Next time you see Sheriff Larry Spence, ask him this question. “Sheriff, when are you going to do something about illegal gambling in Willacy County?”  It may take you a while to catch up with our Sheriff, however. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Futures continue to lose ground

April 6, 2017   More...

Obituaries

PAMELA BUSSE

LYFORD- A daughter, given by the Lord to Eugene and Millie Jetton, was born in Raymondville, Texas on March 29, 1954 and died at her home in Lyford, Texas, Friday, April 7, 2017, following a two year battle with Inflammatory Breast Cancer. More...

JOHN ANTHONY CRUZ

RAYMONDVILLE - John Anthony Cruz, 24, of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in Harlingen, Texas.  He was born on May 22, 1992 in Naples Florida, son of Pablo Cruz, Jr. More...

In Loving Memory of Henry De La Paz, Sr.

5/28/1940 - 4/14/2015   More...

Legals

NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION (AVISO DE ELECCION GENERAL)

To the Registered Voters of the City of Raymondviile, Texas: (A los votantes registrados del Ciudad de Raymondviile, Texas:) Notice is hereby given that the polling places listed below will be opened from 7:00 a.m. More...

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