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News

Walton selling cutting horses from Texas ranch

MILLSAP, Texas (AP) - Billionaire Alice Walton plans to sell all of the cutting horses from her North Texas ranch as she gets out of the breeding business. Western Bloodstock Ltd. More...

Exercise good for brain, even those with Alzheimer's

WASHINGTON (AP) - Exercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also offer some help once memory starts to slide and even improve life for people with Alzheimer's. More...

2015 RAYMONDVILLE BEARKAT MARCHING BAND

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County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

Tenderhearted tough guys - and Chippy

I was all set to write this weekís column about an incident that happened yesterday when I was cleaning lettuce from the garden and came across a lovely green caterpillar. More...

Fischnar-Brown

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Fischnar of San Antonio are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Misti Ann, to Mark Alan Brown Jr., son of Mark and Bonnie Brown of Raymondville. More...

Obituaries

HERBERT EUGENE KELTON

LYFORD, TX - Herbert Eugene Kelton, 81 of Lyford, TX, entered into the house of the Lord on Monday, July 27, 2015 at Valley Baptist Medical Center. More...

In Loving Memory Happy 7th Birthday to My Sweet Angel in Heaven

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Andrew Jacob Mendoza

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City abandons alley to clear way for new CVS Pharmacy

Raymondville city officials on Tuesday ratified approvals from the Planning and Zoning Commission for the subdivision plat for a new CVS Pharmacy to be built on the site of the present Ken's Furniture Store at 123 E. Hldalgo Ave. More...

Supt. Pineda’s job not in jeopardy with 2 years remaining on his contract

Raymondville schools Superintendent Johnny Pineda responded Tuesday to reports that he has received an unfavorable job performance rating from the school board and that he was denied a contract extension and raise. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Conference Update and More

The 1371 Annual Training Conference for the Sheriffs Association of Texas is now in the history books. All in all it was a very good conference, well attended by not only Sheriffs, but deputies, other law enforcement as well. More...

Letters

“It’s not too late to improve your health,” reader says

Editor, Hi, my name is John Molina. I am from Lyford, TX born in Raymondville, TX. I am 34- years- old. I thought I’d share something with you. More...

Farm & Ranch

Local officials hear of plans to widen county drainage ditch at cost of $340 million

Efforts to alleviate flooding in Willacy and Hidalgo Counties through a 15-year, $340 million, plan to widen and deepen the Raymondville Main Drain ditch were outlined Tuesday by an engineering company official. More...

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association July 24, 2015

Cotton futures at the Intercon- tinental Exchange (ICE) in New York ended a three-session losing streak Wednesday, although prices remained within their long standing trading range and without any material follow through. More...

COWPOKES

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Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JULY 23 - Assault causing bodily injury, DV, 100 blk N. 6th. Criminal mischief, over $50, under $500, 300 blk E. Main. Theft, over $50, under $500, 400 blk W. Hidalgo. Theft, over $50, under $500, 14000 blk FM 490. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

JULY 22 - Civil matter, Goyo Garcia Rd., Raymondville. Theft, Main St., Sebastian. Criminal mischief, FM 1762 and Frontage Rd., Raymondville. JULY 23 - Incident (information), Sea Spray Dr., Port Mansfield. More...

Legals

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE NOTICE TO BIDDERS

PURCHASE OF GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE

The City of Raymondville will be accepting competitive sealed proposals for the purchase of group health insurance for the period of October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016. More...

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