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News

Off-duty Houston officer shoots combative hospital patient

HOUSTON (AP) - A combative patient at St. Joseph Medical Center was shot and critically wounded Thursday during a fight with two off-duty police officers who were hurt while struggling to subdue him, a hospital official said. More...

Texas troopers part of border-to-border safety initiative

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas troopers are part of a border-toborder highway safety initiative targeting Interstate 35 to promote safe driving. The Texas Department of Safety effort runs through Sunday. More...

County struggles to make ends meet after revenue losses

Although the county loss of $2.4 million in revenues from the prison shutdown is not going to be replaced any time soon, bringing the new budget to workable figures is not as painful as previously thought. More...

County Lifestyles

Lyford Women’s Club

2015-2016 promises to be a fun and informative year for the Lyford Women’s Club. Hostesses for the May 14, 2015 luncheon held at Tucker’s Restaurant were B.J. Williams and Delia Romo. More...

SLICES OF LIFE

A letter to me 20 years ago

We all change a little each day. Our experiences mold us. Iím not the same person I was 20 years ago. Hardly and I’m not just referring to my pants size. More...

Crime & Courts

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

AUGUST 27- Reckless driving, W. 6th St., La Sara. Public intoxication, arrested: Jose Antonio Tindall, Lopez Rd., Raymondville. AUGUST 28 - Execution of warrant/theft. Arrested: Noe Gonzales, Willacy County Sheriff’s Dept. Jail. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

AUGUST 31 - Harassment, 300 blk E. Kimball. Harassment, 200 blk S. 9th. Arrested: Alicia Lopez, execution of warrant, harassment by phone, 300 blk E. Kimball. Processing evidence, 100 blk N. 7th. Incident, information report, 1000 blk W. Hidalgo. More...

Legals

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF LYFORD 2015-2016 PROPOSED BUDGET More...

NOTICE

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

The following is the caption of Ordinance No. 1195, passed, approved and adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the City of Raymondville, Texas at their regular meeting held on August 25, 2015. ORDINANCE NO. 1195 More...

PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE

TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) More...

Dove season begins this Weekend

The 2015-16 hunting season gets under way this weekend with dove hunting. And just as it happens more often than not, the heavy rains come down as people get ready to go to area grain fields, country brush or to public lands if available. More...

DOVES and WHITE-TAILED DEER

DOVES and WHITE-TAILED DEER should be plentiful to harvest this season. |align=left|width=250|height=102|link=node] More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Good people need to stand with the law

The past few weeks have been hectic with budget workshops and other things that always seem to need our attention all at the same time. More...

Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association August 28, 2015

Commodity prices and equity market values plummeted this week on growing concerns about China's economy. Starting last Friday, Aug. More...

TDA Market Recap, Aug. 31, 2015

AUSTIN - (Aug. 31, 2015) For the week ending Aug. 29, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices $3 to $15 lower per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were fully steady. More...

Grace Heritage Ranch -The Two Woodcutters

There comes a point where you need to sit down and evaluate your strategies. To keep plowing away at your tasks may seem productive, but it can also wear you out. This week, let’s look at the story of The Two Woodcutters. More...

Obituaries

MARGARITO P. TREVINO

SEBASTIAN- Margarito P. Trevino, 89, entered eternal rest on Sunday, August 30, 2015 at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen, TX. He was born on January 26, 1926 to Jose and Victoria (Perez) Trevino in Sebastian, Texas. More...

In Loving Memory

Rodrigo Joseph Alejandro Garza “Baby Rigo”

January 3, 2013 - Sept. 5, 2014 More...

In Loving Memory of

Juan M. Garza

January 1, 1956 - Sept. 4, 2014 1ST YEAR ANNIVERSARY More...

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