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Man, woman charged with multiple offenses after wild Saturday incident

A Sebastian couple were arrested Saturday after a car chase involving a domestic dispute that ended with charges of child abandonment/ endangerment.  Arrested were Ruben Barrios and Gina Calvo.  Calvo had reportedly left Sebastian with a ba More...

News

Pickup driver who slams into woman’s car charged with drug offenses

A Raymondville woman’s car was struck by a northbound pickup truck Sunday at the intersection of South Seventh Street (Business 77) and FM 3168 near the Casa Blanca Restaurant.  Sharon Solis had just left her nearby home, crossed the railr More...

Raymondville prepares to open pool

It’s hot as a chili pepper in Raymondville and city officials are preparing for a Tuesday opening of the city swimming pool.  More...

Legion squad to honor veterans

An honor guard from American Legion Post 390, Raymondville, will give a 21-gun salute and play TAPS at four cemeteries in Willacy County Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day.  More...

County Lifestyles

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AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 37 MCALLEN sponsored a Girls’ State Bluebonnet Tea on April 15. More...

SLICES OF LIFE

Outworking worry

I worry. We all do. We all have things to fret about and fixate on. Real and leg itimate things that could and may go wrong that will mess other things up big time. More...

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LYFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS Ella Elaine Wetegrove and Iliana Marina Garza were recognized for having Perfect Attendance from Pre-K through 5th grade. More...

Crime & Courts

District Clerk Report

Angel Moreno vs Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MAY 21 - Theft property, over $2,500, under $30,000, 300 blk W. Yturria.  Attempted burglary/habitation, 400 blk W. Sonora.  Arrested: Caleb Elijah Quintela, possession of marijuana, under 2 oz., 77 SB S. More...

W.C. Sheriff ’s Blotter

MAY 16 - Incident report (verbal disturbance), S. Bus. 77, Raymondville.  Criminal mischief, N. Bus. 77, Raymondville.  Incident report (damage to vehicle), Industrial Dr., Raymondville.  MAY 17- Assault by contact, U.S. More...

Legals

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS

AGAINST THE ESTATE OF PAUL E. WHITWORTH, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Paul E. Whitworth, Deceased, were issued on May 18, 2018, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. 2018-PRB-0015, to Mark Robert Whitworth. More...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of FRED KLOSTERMANN, also known as FRED KLOSTERMANN JR., also known as FRED JUNIOR KLOSTERMANN, Deceased, were issued on May 18, 2018, under Docket Number 2018- PRB-0011, pendin More...

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NEARLY 150 ILLEGAL ALIENS were discovered during a DPS traffic violation stop Tuesday night on I69E near the Raymondville/Port Mansfield exit. More...

Cordova, Garza, De Luna prevail in Willacy Demo runoff election

Adolfo Cordova won the runoff election for the Democratic Party nomination for 197th state District Court judge seat by a wide margin Tuesday.  In Willacy County, Cordova received 942, or 69.93 percent of votes cast. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Thanking others for their service

With the Memorial Day weekend fast approaching us, we automatically start thinking about those that have served in our nations' Armed Forces during the history of our great nation. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Reader remembers Mr. Whitworth

Editor:   I will miss Mr. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Futures rise, December hits new high

May 18, 2018  Futures Rise, December Hits New High   More...

Proposed amendments could sink farm bill, hurt agriculture

Farm and ranch families, now is the time to talk to your congressman.  Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) and the American Farm Bureau Federation ( AFBF) are calling on those involved in agriculture to do what they can to ensure no amendments are added to 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.  PORT MANSFIELD   More...

Obituaries

THOMAS MICHAEL EHLINGER (COL. RET)

Thomas Michael Ehlinger (Col. Ret), 70, of Houston passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Tom was bom October 19, 1947 in San Antonio, Texas to Herman Joseph and Vlasta (Pat) Orsak Ehlinger.  More...

MARIA ELENA RODRIGUEZ

RAYMONDVILLE, TX -Maria Elena Rodriguez, 74, of Raymondville, Texas, entered into rest Monday, May 21, 2018 surrounded by her family at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen, Texas.  She was born on May 29,1943 in Houston, Texas, daughter o More...

Card of Thanks

Natalia Perez

Jan. 23, 1950 - May 7, 2018  Our heartfelt thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbors who extended comforting sympathy and help in our recent sorrow. More...

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