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News

DPS seeks leads in 1984 murder of Corpus Christi girl

AUSTIN - The Texas De-  partment of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1984 murder of Helen Kilgore, 13, and a reward up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsib More...

Kevlar tents at MTC-owned prison complex coming down

The set of 10 Kevlar tents at the prison complex the Management Training Corp. More...

Photo

Lawrence Braswell, SWCD Board Director made the presentation. More...

Obituaries

CHARLES P. KRUPALA

LYFORD- Charles Paul Krupala, 88, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 27, 2017 in Harlingen, TX. He was born on December 20, 1928 in Sealy, TX as a paternal twin to John and Matilda (Konarik) Krupala.  More...

NORA CONDE VILLALOBOS

RAYMONDVILLE - Nora Conde Villalobos entered our Lord’s house on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  She was born on August 27, 1967 in Raymondville, TX, daughter of the late Otilio Conde and Natalia (Rodriguez) Conde.  More...

PAULINO GARCIA, SR.

SEBASTIAN- Paulino Garcia, Sr., “El Maestro,” 88, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Retama Manor Nursing Center in Raymondville. More...

Legals

PUBLIC NOTICE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT

Willacy County invites all citizens to a public hearing at 5:05 p.m. on June 7, 2017, at the County Judge’s Office (Commissioners Courtroom), 576 W. More...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of GILBERTO LOZANO, Deceased, were issued on May 19, 2017, under Docket Number No. More...

Willacy County Emergency Services District Request for Proposal for Legal Services

Due Date and Time: June 15, 2017 at 5 p.m. Inquiries and Proposals Should Be Directed To:  Elena Vasquez - Executive Director 458 W. Hidalgo Ave., Raymondville, Texas 78580  Ph: (956) 699-3536 or wcesd458@hotmail.com   More...

Lyford house burns down early Friday

A house in Lyford burned down and a woman watching over the property managed to get out as the blazing flames consumed the building.  The fire started after 3:30 a.m. More...

Boyfriend charged with murder of Villalobos

A Mexican citizen who has been living in this country for more than 20 years has been charged with the murder of a 49 year old Raymondville woman.  Juan Manuel Tobias Jr., 35, stood last Wednesday before Municipal Court Judge Felicita Gutierrez More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

“Dieting, is the triumph of mind over platter”

We just came off of one of those 3- day weekends the government gives us occasionally. More...

Letters

Books donated to Reber Memorial Library

Dear Editor,   - Great Beers (450 of the best beers around the world) - adults only.  - A Chronology of Aviation (The Ultimate History of a century of powered flight)  - Be a Good in the World (365 days of good deeds, inspired ideas of More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Futures Market quieter but loses ground

May 25, 2017   More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

Pulling weeds

I pull the dandelions out of the garden, without consciousness or appreciation of their sunny yellow dispositions. They are weeds, after all. More...

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION was celebrated on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at St. Monica Catholic Church at St. Monica, TX. More...

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, June 5, 6:30 p.m. in the RHS Gym, Room 102-G, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.  Election of Officers for the upcoming year will be held at this meeting.   More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MAY 28- Assault causing bodily injury, FV, 300 blk W. Sauz.  Arrested: Randall Ray Grimaldo, execution of warrant x3, stalking, burglary of habitation, criminal mischief under $100, criminal mischief under $100, Bus. More...

Willacy County Sheriff’s Blotter

MAY 24 - Incident (impounded vehicle), FM 2629, Sebastian.  Disorderly conduct, N. Exp. 77, Sebastian.  Accident, Trojan Dr., San Perlita.  Execution of warrant/child support, arrested: Joe Martinez, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. More...

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