February 14, 2018 RSS feed / News

Another 8-liner inspection by state officials and W.C. deputies keeps pressure on maquinitas

On Thursday, Feb. More...

Raymondville Alumni Baseball

There will be a Raymondville Alumni Baseball game on Friday, Feb. 16, at 6 p.m.  For more information, please call Tom Cantu at (956) 245-9058.   More...

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LYFORD HIGH SCHOOL POWERLIFTING TEAM participated in the 2nd Annual Eagle Strong Invitational Powerlifting Meet. The Lyford High School boys powerlifting team placed second. More...

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ROBERT HERRERA, a collegiate runner at Southwestern Assemblies of God University, competed in the 47th Annual   More...

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TRUCK SLAMS INTO SMALL SUV between Lyford and Sebastian on Bus. 77 and FM 491 on Saturday afternoon. More...

Economic survey to be held Friday

Representatives of the Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council will introduce “RGV2020, a special-edition Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy” from 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday, Feb. 16, at the Reber Memorial Library, 190 N. More...

Former homeless veteran now manages shelter in West Texas

ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Chris Ryan Cooper led a whimsical and often dangerous life until deciding to turn things around.  More...

Rescued beluga whale to be moved to SeaWorld San Antonio

KENAI, Alaska (AP) Officials say a rescued Cook Inlet beluga whale soon will call SeaWorld San Antonio home.  More...

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MR. ZALLER’S 8TH GRADE MATH LAB completed a project where they created aliens using multiple shapes and calculated the surface area and volume for the shapes. More...

Dog listeners help kids with reading skills

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - It was 5 p.m. on a recent Wednesday at the Orchard Mesa library branch and Iris was lying down on the job.  To be fair, lying down is a big part of her job, and it was awfully cozy in her corner of the room.  More...

“OBSERVATIONS”

Amazing attractions

As I made mention in my last article, it is simply amazing what you find in a country such as India where the civilization goes way back. More...

Meat demand, production on the rise

The world is eating more meat. And American livestock producers are increasing their production to ensure families get just what they want. More...

Gateway RV Park Entertainment Schedule

DANCE SCHEDULE   February 24 - Saturday Night, The Castaways, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.  Public welcome. For more information, please contact (319) 750-5220. More...

WCLL Registration

Willacy County Little League registration will be held at the Smiley Face Park this Saturday, Feb. More...

Willacy commissioners extend building permit freeze

Willacy County commissioners have extended a moratorium on new building permits for commercial structures aimed at stopping the spread of 8-liner gaming parlors will continue until lawyers have crafted a strict new ordinance to regulate the maquinita More...

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RAYMONDVILLE BEARKATS VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM advanced to State Playoff. More...

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THE MGMS 7TH AND 8TH GRADE BASKETBALL TEAMS attended a game at Texas A&M University at Kingsville. More...

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THE MGMS 8TH GRADE BASKETBALL TEAM recently completed their season. More...

Prescription Drug Disposal Policy San Perlita ISD

Communities Against Substance (CASA) Coalition, a program of Behavioral Health Solutions of South Texas, in partnership with the San Perlita Independent School adopted a Medical Disposal Policy.  More...

Ex-Texas death row inmate now questions prosecutors

DALLAS (AP) A man who was exonerated after spending 12 years on Texas' death row questioned candidates running to become Dallas' top prosecutor on Saturday about how they would prevent wrongful convictions like his.  More...

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THE SAN PERLITA LADY TROJANS defeated Lasara 55-39 on Saturday to qualify for the final playoff spot out of District 32-AA. More...

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JANUARY 2018 ROAA PRINCIPAL’S AWARD recipient was Alisha Trevino shown with ROAA principal Frank L. Garcia. More...

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LONG AGO - Group of Lyford men. More...

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