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Local man faces seven sex charges related to children

A local man has been arrested by Raymondville police on seven warrants involving sexual exploitation of minors.   Nicholas Wayne Doss was charged with indecency with a child. More...

News

3.8 million Texans projected to have driven over holiday

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - AAA Texas has projected that 3.8 million Texans will have hit the roads over the Thanksgiving weekend, nearly 5 percent more than last year.  More...

PERLA M. FLORES

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Police: Mississippi woman kidnapped two girls from Texas home

DALLAS (AP) - A Mississippi woman was in custody Saturday a day after she traveled to Texas and abducted two girls from their home, authorities said.  Crystal Gaylene Edwards, 33, was being held in the Rankin County, Mississippi, jail on two cou More...

County Lifestyles

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She is also a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, a two-time Texas A&I Distinguished Alumni Recipient, a consistent Dean’s List/President’s list student, and will graduate this Spring 2019 from TAMUK a year early. More...

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The center is next to the museum on S. 7th St. The subject on the lecture is The Aesthetics of Development: Art, Culture and Social Transformation.  The lecture and question and answer session is free to the public.   More...

SLICES OF LIFE

Like Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Our appreciation of experiences and the world around us changes with time. The way I approach life differs now from when I was a teenager or newly-married twenty- something. The world has changed as well, and that makes for a double whammy.  More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

NOVEMBER 26 - Burglary of a habitation, 300 blk FM 3168.  Arrested: Johnny Daniel Garza, possession of marijuana, under 2 oz., 300 blk S. 1st.  Accident (minor), 900 blk S. Buffalo.  Disorderly conduct, 400 blk W. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

NOVEMBER 20 - Execution of warrant/delivery of dangerous drug - arrested: Rosa Maria Gonzalez-Saldivar, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  NOVEMBER 21 - Execution of warrant/assault (family violence), arrested: Joshua Arizmendi, W.C. More...

District Clerk Report

Citibank, N.A. More...

Frank Yturria, descendent of ranch founder Francisco Yturria, spent his life serving Texas and America

Frank Yturria, rancher, philanthropist and conservationist, whose holdings sprawl across Cameron, Willacy and Kenedy Counties, died Monday.  More...

Shot fired at deputy’s Raymondville home, RPD on case

Raymondville police are investigating a shot fired at the home of a Willacy County sheriff’s deputy on Rockey Avenue at 1:30 a.m. More...

#9 JAKE POSAS

#9 JAKE POSAS running up field on the Panthers, last Friday. The Bearkats came short 27-35. The Raymondville Bearkats are District & Bi-District Champions and Area Finalist. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

I try and start my days by asking the Lord to send me someone I can minister to, or be a blessing to in some way. Usually he does that and that's a blessing, but every once in a while, just to surprise me, He blesses me. More...

Farm & Ranch

The economy of soil testing

Logan Hawkes   Soil testing is a valuable tool in a grower’s toolbox. Whether self-testing or contracting it out, though an added production cost, not testing is like dropping money in a slot machine and hoping for the best.  More...

Students don't just learn farm-to-table, they practice it

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Farmers’ Market

There will be a farmers’ market on Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the USDA building parking lot, 255 FM RD 3168, Raymondville.   More...

Obituaries

JOHN R. COOK

John R. Cook, 86 of McCook Lake, SD, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. A memorial mass was held at 1:00 P.M. More...

ELFRIEDE HULL

PORT MANSFIELD, TX - Elfriede Hull, 79, of Port Mansfield, TX., entered into rest Friday, November 23, 2018 in Solara Hospital in Harlingen, Texas.  She was born on February 18, 1939 in the Czech Republic to her parents, Johan and Emily Heckel.& More...

MARIA “TERRY” TREVINO

LASARA - Maria “Terry” Trevino, 52, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 22, 2018 in Houston, TX. She was born on February 14, 1966 in Mercedes, TX to Jose and Jovita Lopez.  More...

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