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Conservative speaker says American Dream is still alive

Controversial author and filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza captured the attention of a conservative audience Saturday at Marine Military Academy in Harlingen.  His program is called “What’s So Great About America.”  More...

News

Dallas reveals details of proposal for Amazon headquarters

DALLAS (AP) - Dallas has revealed details of its bid to land Amazon's second headquarters after the online shopping giant chose New York and Arlington, Virginia, as the joint winners.  More...

58 years later, Historic National study returns to Raymondville to follow up with original participants

WASHINGTON D.C. - In 1960, the students of Raymondville High School in Raymondville became part of a landmark study called Project Talent. More...

WWII pilot reunited with vintage plane in Texarkana

TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) - Former U.S. Army Air Force Capt. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Lack of demand sends market lower

November 16, 2018   More...

Saltwater Weekly Fishing Report

CORPUS CHRISTI   Redfish are good in the Humble Channel on crabs and table shrimp. Trout are fair to good on the edge of the channel on live shrimp and DOA Shrimp. More...

USDA agency plans crop production survey

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A U.S. More...

Obituaries

ADALBERTO “BETO” CHAVEZ

SEBASTIAN, TEXAS - Adalberto “Beto” Chavez, 72, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 18, 2018 at his residence in Sebastian, Texas. He was born on April 16, 1946 in Lasara, Texas to Alejandro and Ester (Salinas) Chavez.  More...

CECILE ELIZABETH STEWART

CORPUS CHRISTI - Cecile Elizabeth Stewart went home to be with the Lord and Savior on November 14, 2018.  Cecile was born August 6, 1921 in Lyford, Texas to Thomas King and Mary Alice Keene. Her grandparents, the H. H. More...

Card of Thanks Jose De La Rosa Garcia

Our heartfelt thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbors who extended comforting sympathy and help in our recent sorrow. More...

Emergency center executive meets with EDC

Members of the Raymondville Economic Development Corp. met with a representative of a company planning to open an emergency room facility soon in Raymondville near Interstate 69 (Expressway 77). More...

New port commissioners’ terms to start December 1

New Willacy County Navigation District board members were sworn in Wednesday by County Judge Aurelio “Keter” Guerra.  They were quickly immersed in issues such as road paving and plans by the Army Corps of Engineers for dredging the More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Thank You Lord, for your blessings on me

It's time for my annual Thanksgiving Holiday column and the title above comes from a song YouTube can go on YouTube and listen to if you haven't heard it. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

A cultural shock in Spain

Dear Editor,   John Powell said, “ Blessed is he who has learned to laugh at himself, for he shall never cease to be entertained.”  More...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Safeguarding medication during the holidays

Editor,   More...

County Lifestyles

6th Wedding Anniversary

Congratulations to our parents, Juan Antonio, Jr. and Katherine Coy, as you celebrate your 6th Wedding Anniversary on November 22. May God bless you with many more.  Love, Yvonne, Brintton and Frensheska   More...

SLICES OF LIFE

What’s in a smile?

It depends on whom you ask. As for Mona Lisa and the reason behind her mysterious smile, we’ll never know.  But there is one thing I do know about smiles; they wield power - in a good way. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

NOVEMBER 19 - Theft of service, under $100, 300 blk S. 1st.  Accident, 500 blk W. Durham.  Injury to a child, 400 blk W. Yturria.  Recovered property, 400 blk N. 6th.  Burglary of a habitation, intent/ felony, 300 blk W. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

NOVEMBER 13 - Disturbance, Jones St., Lyford.  Harassment by phone, West Avenue, Sebastian.  Execution of warrant/fail to appear, injury to a child or elderly, arrested: Samuel Villarreal, Glen Lofton Road, Lyford.  More...

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