July 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Owners of Willacy 8-liners lose appeals

The appeal process for companies denied a Willacy County permit for 8-liner gaming halls is continuing.  The Sheriff’s Department released on Monday a list of those whose appeals were rejected.  More...

RAYMONDVILLE YOUTH

RAYMONDVILLE YOUTH enjoy a break from 99-degree summer heat at the city pool. More...

News

Crime of the Week

On July 11, Willacy County Sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary in Sebastian Texas located at 13343 West 6th Street. More...

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, July 23, 6:30 p.m. in the Old Gym, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.  New members are welcome.   More...

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A RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY was celebrated at the Community Safe Room at the Willacy County Housing Authority’s Labor Camp housing project south of Raymondville. More...

County Lifestyles

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FOOD BANK OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Ninos Head Start staff from Raymondville along with Lyford City Commissioner Albert Cavazos loaded free food into cars lined up in front of Lyford City Hall on Thu More...

SLICES OF LIFE

Walk. Climb. Move!

Look around; they’re everywhere. Not smartphones, but they frequently work in partnership, like Fred and Wilma but in a less cave person style. More...

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Mayor Carolyn Goodman cited some of his contributions to the city during the event. More...

Crime & Courts

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

JULY 11 - Possession of marijuana, arrested: Christopher Cipriano Lugo, Bus. 77 and FM 490, Lyford.  Execution of warrant/theft x4, arrested: Alejandro Rodriguez, W.C. Sheriff’s Dept. Jail.  Welfare concern, Hwy. More...

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

JULY 16 - Accident (minor), 400 blk E. Petra.  JULY 15 - Accident, 1000 blk E. Hidalgo.  Accident (minor), 400 blk W. Wood.  Missing person, 700 blk E. More...

Raymondville mayor hospitalized

Raymondville Mayor Gilbert Gonzales was resting in a recovery room Tuesday at Harlingen Medical Center after suffering a mild heart attack late Friday, his wife Rosie Gonzales said.  More...

Job shuffling at RISD; scoreboard details revealed

Raymondville schools Police Chief Oscar Gutierrez has two more hats to wear. More...

Local engineer hopes to represent Willacy

Engineer George Lazaro was nominated Thursday by Willacy County commissioners to Rio Grande Regional Water Planning Group.  More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Signs of the times?

Do you pay any attention to the signs you see as you go through your daily activities, or as you travel around the country? Some signs have the right wordage, but they are just put together in the wrong order.  More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Bullish reports send futures higher

July 13, 2018   What a wild week for the markets! More...

More game fencing needed for cattle fever ticks

To continue the fight against cattle fever ticks and the disease they carry, the U.S. 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 guts on the outgoing tide on Gulps and live shrimp.  PORT MANSFIELD   More...

Obituaries

DOMINGO ZARATE CAPETILLO

Domingo Zarate Capetillo 69, went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 16, 2018. Domingo was born to Ejinio and Fameliza Capetillo on January 16, 1949 in Raymondville, Texas. More...

AUSTOLIA M. MENDOZA

LYFORD - Austolia M. Mendoza, 82, entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 16, 2018 at her residence. She was born on October 9, 1935 in Lasara, TX to Eluterio and Josefa (Garza) Martinez.  More...

Card of Thanks

Aurelio R. Guerra

10/14/1924 - 07/04/2018   Our hearts are full of gratitude when we say many thanks to family members, friends, co-workers, and neighbors for all acts of kindness and prayers; food, flowers, donations, visits, sympathy cards, and kind words spoke More...

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