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County approves $3,000 trip to Alabama conference

Willacy County will join a partnership with Cameron County to participate in the “Strengthening Coastal Counties Resilience Challenge” conference at Fairhope, Ala. (Baldwin County) Oct. 15-17, county commissioners agreed on Friday.  More...

News

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, September 10, 6:30 p.m. in the Old Gym, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.  New members are welcome.   More...

Photo

HORSES GRAZE ON LABOR DAY in a pasture near San Perlita. Intermittent rain showers were a cool break in what otherwise would be another 100-degree day. (Photo by Allen Essex) More...

Photos

PABLO TREVINO, FRONT, AND HIS DAD, JUAN GALVAN, both from Lyford, enjoy fishing on Monday, Labor Day, on the old pier at Fred Stone County Park at Port Mansfield. More...

County Lifestyles

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Rebeles was a longtime resident of Willacy County who loved children, farm life, and lending a helping hand to others,  More...

SLICES OF LIFE

Heroes amongst us

You might find them wearing jeans and a sweatshirt. They can be dressed in Sunday’s best. Others are outfitted in a baseball cap and sports jersey. They may be in pajamas or in shorts and a wide-brimmed hat to ward off the sun. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

SEPTEMBER 3- Arrested: Gabriel Cruz, criminal mischief > = $100 < $750 x2, 400 blk E. Exchange.  Supplement report, 400 blk E. Exchange.  Minor accident, 1000 blk E. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

AUGUST 29 - Incident report (animal call), Wood Ave., Raymondville.  Incident report (past welfare concern), FM 3168, Raymondville.  Criminal mischief, E. More...

District Clerk Report

TD Bank USA, N.A. vs Cynthia A. More...

Legals

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: U.S. BANK TRUST, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR THE LSF9 MASTER PARTICIPATION TRUST V. NORA MCKINNEY, THE UNKNOWN HEIRS AT LAW OF DAVID MCKINNEY, DECEASED, AND THE UNKNOWN HEIRS AT LAW OF MARY MCKINNEY, DECEASED   CAUSE NO. More...

Eight-liner owners continue legal battle with Willacy County

Willacy County filed a motion late Friday to move two lawsuits by 8-liner gaming hall operators into federal court. More...

Willacy County Navigation District planning Sept. 12 meeting at Port Mansfield

Dredging and other topics to be discussed with public during morning session at the Willacy County Coastal Land Resource Center.  A public meeting to outline plans for changes at Port Mansfield will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. More...

Raymondville city budget hinges on employee group health insurance price

Finalizing the Raymondville city budget has been delayed while a consultant continues to negotiate with three companies that submitted bids for employee group health insurance, City Manager Eleazar “Yogi” Garcia told city commissioners Tu More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Thirty days hath September!

It seems like it was just a few weeks ago we were singing," See you In September," and just like snapping your fingers, September is here. It's a good month that starts out with a holiday, but eventually you have to go back to work. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Reader praises students and staff

Dear Editor,   *Disclaimer: I have been a teacher/coach at Myra Green Middle School since 2001. I also attended MGMS as a wide-eyed student in the early 1990’s. To say I have a biased opinion would be a vast understatement.  More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Little change in market activity, futures remain in same range

August 31, 2018   More...

Small indoor greenhouses let apartment dwellers grow veggies

In a story Aug. 7 about indoor greenhouses, The Associated Press misspelled Scotts Miracle-Gro and its AeroGarden product. More...

Farmers urged to add rollover protection bars to tractors

OMAHA, Neb. More...

Obituaries

MARJORIE MARIE LEMMONS

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Marjorie Marie Lemmons was born to Chester A and Eula White on January 4, 1926 in Kingston, Oklahoma. The family moved to Texas in 1928 and to the San Perlita area in 1939.  She was married to Charles W. More...

JOSE MANUEL DELGADO

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Jose Manuel Delgado, Jr., 44 of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Thursday, August 23, 2018 in Austin, Texas.  He was born on August 24, 1973 in Raymondville, son of Jose Manuel Delgado, Sr. More...

AUSTIN RAY DURIVAGE

HARLINGEN, TX -Austin Ray Durivage, 22 of Harlingen, TX, entered into rest Monday, September 3, 2018 in Valley Baptist Medical Center.  He was born Friday, March 1, 1996 in Spooner, WI, son of Michael Ray Durivage and Leslie Thurston.  More...

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