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Dallas police arrest legislator on DWI charge

DALLAS (AP) A Texas legislator has been arrested in Dallas on a misdemeanor driving while intoxicated charge.  Records show 36-year-old Victoria Neave of Dallas was booked early Wednesday, jailed for several hours and then released on $500 bond. More...

Man sentenced for interfering with commercial flight crew

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) _ A man who disrupted an American Airlines flight from the Los Angeles area, forcing it to make an unscheduled landing in Lubbock, Texas, has been sentenced to 36 months in federal custody.  More...

Tip leads to felon’s arrest on Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender list

AUSTIN, Texas ( AP) A convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender list has been captured near Austin.  The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday announced the arrest of 54-yearold Kevin Travis Waddell of Lakeway. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE Three boys on the beach

They were splashing in the waist-high water of the lake. Boisterous and loud. Three boys on either side of about 10 years old - if my estimate was accurate. I sat on the dock, observing from a distance.  More...

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LYFORD UNITED METHODISTS PLAN VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL - Young people from Lyford United Methodist Church are looking forward to the 2017 Barnyard Roundup Vacation Bible School. More...

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JUDY M. KOCHERT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - Allegra I. Cantu received the Judy M. Kochert Memorial Scholarship given by the LHS Graduating Class of 1989 in the amount of $1,000. More...

Crime & Courts

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

JUNE 7 - Incident (dog bite), Conley Rd., Raymondville.  Execution of warrant/aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, arrested: Alberto Gonzalez, Jr., W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  JUNE 8 - Incident (information only), W. Hwy. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JUNE 12- Possible sexual assault, 300 blk S. 8th.  Attempted robbery, 200 blk N. 7th.  Burglary of vehicle, 1300 blk S. Buffalo Dr.  Lost property, 100 blk S. More...

FIREWORKS AT LYFORD CITY HALL

Lyford mayor says police chief spends too much time in Raymondville

It seems that Independence Day came a little earlier in Lyford as fireworks lit up inside City Hall on Monday night.  An executive meeting to discuss the job of the city’s top lawman was held during meeting and board action was to continue More...

City officials worry about loose dogs

Too may loose dogs and a few cats are roaming the streets of Raymondville and city officials hope a new ordinance limiting the number of house pets could that. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

National Flag Week-Flag Day June 14th

I've been what you might call a "flag waver" just about all my life. I am proud of my country and it was an honor to serve under our flag. I still walk outside my home each morning to raise my flag, salute it, and return inside. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Futures prices drift lower

June 9, 2017   More...

Quail Season: How to prepare and what to expect

Quail hunting is a popular pastime in South Texas and is important to the local economy so with quail season around the corner, it is on the minds of many. More...

Obituaries

ROBERTO G. SERNA

RAYMONDVILLE - Our beloved father, Roberto G. Serna, has gone to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on June 7, 2017. He was born and raised in Raymondville, Texas where he met and married the love of his life and wife of 50 years, Emma. More...

NORMA LINDA REYNA

RAYMONDVILLE- Norma Linda Reyna, 59, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Solara Hospital in Harlingen, TX. She was born on August 28, 1957 in Idaho to Santos and Juanita (Bustos) Reyna.  More...

PASCUAL NAVARRO

RAYMONDVILLE- Pascual Navarro, 91 of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Wednesday, June 7, 2017 in Valley Baptist Medical Center.  He was born on August 13, 1925 in Mexico, son of Jose Mariano Eduarte and Maria Pilar (Guzman) Navarro.  He More...

Legals

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

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

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: IN THE INTEREST OF Peyton Marie Cantu  Cause No. 2017-CV-0072-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS  TO: UNKNOWN FATHER, and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: IN THE INTEREST OF Jason Josiah Cruz  Cause No. 2016-CV-0528-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS  TO: UNKNOWN FATHER, and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

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