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Texas cop suspended after suspect kills self in squad car

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) A Texas police officer has been suspended for 20 days without pay after an internal investigation of a handcuffed suspect who killed himself in the back of the officer's patrol car.  Officer Iven Wall was suspended for violati More...

State police kill man who fired at them on I-25

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) New Mexico State Police say an officer fatally shot a 36-year-old man early on Monday morning after a long standoff.  Police say they were called to a small market in Pecos, New Mexico, around 8:30 p.m. More...

Raymondville Cowboy

TOVIO “TOBY” ESCOBAR and his horse were seen trotting west on Hwy. 186 early Monday morning. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Export Sales report pushes market

July 7, 2017   More...

Obituaries

MARIA CASTILLO OROZCO

RAYMONDVILLE, TX Maria Castillo Orozco, 83 of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Monday, July 10, 2017 at her residence. She was born on January 8, 1934, in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, daughter of Leonardo and Apolinaria (Leos) Castillo. More...

In Loving Memory of

Maria O. Cruz

Our heartfelt thanks to all relatives and friends who extended comforting sympathy and help in our recent sorrow, for the floral offerings and prayers, we are deeply grateful.  More...

Card of Thanks

Jose Joel Rodriguez

To those who expressed their sympathy in so many beautiful and practical ways during our recent bereavement, we extend our heartfelt thanks.   More...

Legals

Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State

Certificate of Assumed Name Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 333  The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. More...

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: IN THE INTEREST OF Janelle Pena, Kendra Pena and Aaliyah Pena  Cause No. 2017-CV-0354-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. 2017-CV-0528-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS  TO: Unknown Father and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

Local residents face felony charges of sexual offenses with minor girl

A pair of Raymondville residents face charges related to sexual assault of a 15-yearold illegal alien allegedly coerced into sex acts while fearing she would be turned over to immigration authorities.  More...

Port Mansfield Fishing Tournament fast approaching

Planning for the 43rd annual Port Mansfield Fishing Tournament, to be held July 27- 30 is going full throttle, organizers from the Port Mansfield Chamber of Commerce said.  More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

I never thought I'd see the day!

The title for this week's column is from conversations I've been in of late, and when we start talking about the state of the world, and our country in particular.  More...

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County Lifestyles

Club or pole? Fishing, or golf?

Summer brings out two vastly diverse species of sports persons wielding sticks, and I’m not referring to hockey and lacrosse. I’m talking about fishing poles and golf clubs.  More...

RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB

RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB held their regular meeting Tuesday and discussed their upcoming fundraiser. They also inducted new member Robert R. Flores into the club. More...

GOVERNOR GREG ABBOTT

GOVERNOR GREG ABBOTT urged all of Texas to stand with law enforcement on the one-year anniversary of the deadly attack on Dallas police officers. More...

Crime & Courts

Raymondville Police Blotter

JULY 9- Theft, under $100, 200 blk E. Sauz.  Theft, under $100, 500 blk E. Hidalgo.  Assault by threat, 200 blk E. Hidalgo.  Arrested: Donald Frank Moreno, evading arrest/detention, 500 blk E. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

JULY 5- Duty on striking unattended vehicle, S. Exp. 77, Sebastian.  Execution of warrant/assault causing bodily injury/arrested: Armando Alfredo Hurst, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  JULY 6 - Theft, W. More...

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