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Early voting starts Monday, Willacy Navigation District candidates on ballot

Early voting begins Monday, Oct. 22, and continues through Friday, Nov. 2 in Willacy County.  There is only one early voting polling location, at the Reber Memorial Library, 193 N. More...

News

Neglected farm stand now a project for Southington students

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. More...

2 men banned from Texas gun range after selfie with firearm

HOUSTON ( AP) - Two men have been banned from a Houston gun range for life after one pointed an unloaded gun at the other while taking a picture.  More...

Photo

RYAN GUILLEN, TEXAS STATE REPRESENTATIVE and Place 4 Commissioner Edward Gonzales attended the Speak Up, Speak Out event at ROAA. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

Me first!

We all start out in life as self-centered beings. It’s a necessity to survival. Problem is, in our current culture we too often fail to grow out of this sense of entitlement. If we want it we should have it. We believe the world owes us. More...

Photos

LYFORD WOMEN’S CLUB met October 11, 2018 at the Bethel Lutheran Church and the hostesses were Dolores Strader, Bettie Hich, Erika Anderson and Martha Sorenson. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

OCTOBER 15 - Accident (minor), 200 blk W. Hidalgo.  Illegal dumping, 300 blk W. Yturria.  Found property, 1100 blk E. Hidalgo.  Unlawful disclosure promotion of intimate visual material, 900 blk W. Rocky.  More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

OCTOBER 10 - Criminal mischief, 400 blk W. More...

District Clerk Report

Morris Construction vs Cytex Construction, LLC, Jarrod Tuck and Nathan Braly Ind. and as agent Cytex Construction LLC and Melissa Braly and Staci Tuck - debt.  Morris Construction vs Cytex Construction, LLC, et al. More...

County’s share of asphalt millings being used on rural roads, officials say

A Raymondville rancher’s claim that asphalt “millings” given to Willacy County by the Texas Department of Transportation is being used on private property to pave parking lots, driveways and private roads is false, county officials More...

R&R Paving Co. gets first half of Raymondville street paving work

Raymondville city commissioners on Tuesday awarded a $1,410,160 contract for the first phase of the street paving contract to R&R Paving Co.  The first half of the contract includes repair of a particularly bad section of Fifth Street next t More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

It's the same old song, just a younger version

Do you ever get tired of certain things? I guess that question is pretty general, I think we all tire of certain things from time to time. It could be school, a job, a person perhaps, or maybe even a lifestyle. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Market attention focused on weather and WASDE

October 12, 2018   More...

Homeland Security issues another Texas border wall waiver

HOUSTON (AP) - The Department of Homeland Security has issued another waiver of environmental laws to build new border barriers in South Texas, this time for roughly 17 miles ( 27 kilometers) cutting through the National Butterfly Center and other se More...

Nation's largest egg producer buying Texas egg farm

JACKSON, Miss. More...

Obituaries

WALLACE J. RESA

RAYMONDVILLE - Wallace J. Resa, 91, of Raymondville, Texas passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2018. Wally was born October 11, 1926 in Hannibal, Missouri to Hazel (Fletcher) and Bennie Resa. More...

Card of Thanks

Francisca V. Cardenas

Our heartfelt thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbors who extended comforting sympathy and help in our recent sorrow. For the beautiful service, floral offerings, food, prayers and other kindnesses, we are deeply grateful.   More...

Legals

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of JOSE M. LEAL, Deceased, were issued on September 12, 2018, in Cause No. 2018-PRB- 0020,pending in the County Court at Law, Willacy County, Texas, to: ROEL DANIEL LEAL.  More...

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