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Brownsville native makes career in corrections field

To get to his office, one must go through layers of chain link fence topped with razor wire, through steel doors, past metal detectors and armed guards.  Warden Frank Luna has only been working at his new job for about a month, but he has a frie More...

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RAYMONDVILLE VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS rush to put out a grass fire near homes on North 11th Street accidentally caused when welding work was being done on a bulldozer near an area with dry brush. More...

Lyford and Lasara graduation ceremonies a turning point for teenagers as they face the adult world

CLASS OF 2018

Lyford’s high school graduation took place Friday at Bulldog Stadium. More...

Valedictorian Kirsten Kinney plans veterinary career, Cavazos wants mechanical engineering

Valedictorian Kirsten Kinney has a definite plan for her life. More...

County Lifestyles

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ZEKE CAVAZOS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP was awarded to Tristan Noah Gonzales of Lasara ISD. More...

SLICES OF LIFE

Winding down at the end of the season

It’s a wrap. Another school year complete - in the books. TGIF: Thank Goodness It’s Finished. Because I am tired. It happens every year.  Let’s face it, being a parent can be taxing. More...

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2017-2018 MOST IMPROVED - Shown, from left to right, are, Orlando Chavarria, Most Improved 2017-2018; Frank L. Garcia, ROAA and RECHS Principal. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JUNE 4 - Attempted suicide, 100 blk S. 1st.  Attempted suicide, 100 blk S. 1st.  Arrested: Janial Nicole Sauceda, possession of marijuana, under 2 oz., 700 blk E. Charles.  Duty on striking unattended vehicle, 900 blk E. More...

W.C. Sheriff ’s Blotter

MAY 30 - Civil matter, W. 2nd St., Sebastian.  MAY 31- Execution of warrant/ prohibited substance in a correctional facility, arrested: Martin Gerardo Mendoza, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  More...

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LASARA HONOR GRADUATES from the Class of 2018 are ready to face the future. More...

Willacy residents get prepared for hurricane season

At 10 a.m. today (Wednesday), City of Raymondville, Willacy County and National Weather Service officials will hold a hurricane awareness town hall meeting at the L.E. Franks Tourist Center at 501 S. Seventh St., next to the Willacy County Museum. More...

RHS valedictorian, salutatorian are focused women headed for architecture, teaching

Raymondville Valedictorian Lillian Giraud, 18, plans to study architecture and architectural engineering at the University of Texas-Austin.  More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Violent crime continues to grow in America

While we have just finished a Capital Murder case and are awaiting a jury’s decision on the penalty, we look at the national figures and were told that violent crime is on the rise across America. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Market volatility continues

June 1, 2018   More...

Solar energy farms gaining traction in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. More...

Saltwater Weekly Fishing Report

CORPUS CHRISTI   Trout are fair to good on the edge of the spoils on Gulps and live shrimp. Redfish are good in the potholes on shrimp. Trout are good in the surf when the wind allows.  PORT MANSFIELD   More...

Obituaries

GEORGE RODRIGUZ, JR.

RAYMONDVILLE - George Rodriguez, Jr., 45, entered into eternal rest on Sunday May 27, 2018 at his residence in Raymondville. He was born on March 19, 1973 in Raymondville to George and Olga (Contreras) Rodriguez, Sr.  More...

SINTHIA RUIZ ALFARO

RAYMONDVILLE, TEXAS - Sinthia Ruiz Alfaro, 43, of Raymondville, Texas entered into rest on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at home.  She was born on November 29, 1974 in Mexico, daughter of Dario and Espiridiona Rodriguez Ruiz.  She is preceded in dea More...

SALVADOR M. DELGADO

LYFORD - Salvador M. Delgado, 75, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at his residence in Lyford. He was born on November 29, 1942 in Mexico to Arnulfo U. and Salustria (Mendoza) Delgado.  More...

Legals

RHS ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB NOTICE OF MEETING AND NEWS

THE RAYMONDVILLE ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB WILL HOLD A MEETING ON MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018, AT 6:30 P.M., IN THE RHS GYM (OLD), ONE BEARKAT BOULEVARD, RAYMONDVILLE, TEXAS. NEW MEMBERS ARE WELCOME.   More...

CITATION BY PUBLICATION CAUSE NO. 2018-CV-0181-A

IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS

THE STATE OF TEXAS MAURICIO MARTINEZ AND MARGARITA MARTINEZ V. More...

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