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News

Southwest Airlines completes test flight to Hawaii

DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines has completed a test flight from Oakland, California, to Honolulu to demonstrate to federal aviation officials that it should be authorized to begin scheduled flights from the U.S. mainland to Hawaii.  More...

Texas father sues son's classmates for alleged cyberbullying

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A San Antonio man is suing his son's classmates and their parents, accusing the students of starting online rumors that the teenager was planning a school shooting.  More...

Woman gets 30 years in prison in Texas dismemberment killing

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for severing the limbs of a family member who was beaten with baseball bats and suffocated after she lured him to a San Antonio home.   More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

When life gives you fabric softener

It was a go to the store for laundry detergent come home with fabric softener kind of day. And it happened to me. Of course it did. But hey, everyone has bad days. Not a one of us has a corner on that market. More...

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, February 18, 6:30 p.m. in the New Gym, Room 102G, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.   More...

Photo

THE RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB held their regular meeting recently and awarded perfect attendance pins to two of their members. Guy Fambrough was recognized for his 57 years of perfect attendance. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

FEBRUARY 11 - Execution of bond surrender, 300 blk S. 1st.  Burglary of habitation, 500 blk W. Wood.  Theft, over $100, under $750, 700 blk N. Monterrey.  FEBRUARY 10 - Accident (minor), 600 blk W. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

FEBRUARY 5 - Harassment by phone, Wood Ave., Raymondville.  Animal call, Reyes Rd., Raymondville.  Execution of warrant/capias; probation violation, motion to revoke, possess marijuana, arrested: Aaron Baily Sandoval, W.C. Sheriff Dept. More...

Legals

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF CHARLES DAVIS HULL, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Charles Davis Hull, Deceased, were issued on February 11, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. More...

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF FRANCISCA T. GARCIA, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Francisca T. Garcia, Deceased, were issued on February 11, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. 2018-PRB-0023, to Carolina G. More...

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: ITIO; Julian Pedro Bonilla, Jr. and Angel Amador Bonilla, Children  CAUSE # 2018-CV-0516-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY TEXAS  To: Pedro Bonilla and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

Appointment of engineer to PM utility board to be questioned at today’s meeting

Appointment of a new member to the Port Mansfield Utility District will be challenged today during a Willacy County Navigation District meeting.  More...

Raymondville candidate has cleared part of her traffic ticket backlog, more charges pending

A candidate for a Raymondville City Commission seat has cleared some of the outstanding traffic charges on her record but, according to Texas Department of Public Safety records, still has 20 charges or unpaid fines that could stand in the way of her More...

Raymondville city officials annex Las Majadas Ranch

Raymondville city officials gave the final approval Tuesday for annexation of the 501.42-acre Las Majadas Ranch property, located just east of the city.  Owner Joe Wetegrove and his business associates explained the uses of the property:  - More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Thursday is Valentine's Day

For those who are not aware of it, this Thursday is Valentine's Day. So if you read this in the paper, your time is about running out to get your beloved something. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Prices decline as week progresses, trading volumes increase

February 8, 2019   The futures market started the week off by continuing last Friday’s decline. More...

Saltwater Weekly Fishing Report

CORPUS CHRISTI   Trout are fair to good on the edge of the spoils on Gulps and live shrimp. Black drum are good in the Humble Channel on crabs and table shrimp.  PORT MANSFIELD   More...

Obituaries

MABEL LOUISE “MAE” MILTON MEDLIN

Mabel Louise “Mae” Milton Medlin, 82, of Boerne passed away January 29, 2019. The family received guests for a time of visitation from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 1, 2019 at Holt & Holt Funeral Home in Boerne. More...

JUAN R. BARRIENTEZ, JR.

RAYMONDVILLE, TEXAS - Juan R. Barrientez, Jr., 90, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Retama Manor in Raymondville, TX. More...

PEDRO AGUIRRE ALVAREZ

SEBASTIAN, TEXAS -Pedro Aguirre Alvarez, age 74, went home to the Lord on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 8:40 in the morning surrounded by his family on his Ranch in Sebastian, Texas. He was born September 9, 1944 to Martin Y. and Maria A. Alvarez. More...

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