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City seeks USDA money to finance start-up businesses

More new business will soon be able to apply for loans under a program aimed at stimulating the local economy. More...

News

Federal appeals court changes Texas voter ID law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that Texas' strict voter ID law violates the Voting Rights Act and ordered changes before the November election. More...

FIVE PEOPLE

FIVE PEOPLE, including two children, were transported Monday to hospitals in Harlingen following a two-vehicle accident that happened at about 12:15 p.m. More...

EMS golf fund raising is Sunday

The year’s only event held to raise funds for the Willacy County Emergency Medical Services will take place this coming Sunday. Now in its eighth year, the golf tournament carries a prize of $20,000 for a hole-in-one shot in Hole No. 4. More...

Farm & Ranch

Game Warden Field Notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. July 4th Weekend Keeps Wardens Busy More...

COWPOKES

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COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Sellers regain some control of the Cotton Market

July 22, 2016 More...

Crime & Courts

District Clerk Report

Willacy County and City of Raymondville vs Efrain C. Cadena, et al - tax suits. Willacy County, et al vs Juan P. Ahumada, et al - tax suits. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s BLOTTER

JULY 20- Vehicle impounded, U.S. 77 and FM 1762, Raymondville. Harassment, 200 blk W. Broadway Ave., Sebastian. Incident report (fraudulent use), Seminole St., San Perlita. JULY 22- Incident report (illegal aliens), Humphrey Rd. More...

Legals

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE NOTICE TO BIDDERS

The City of Raymondville, Texas will receive bids for the construction for The City of Raymondville Lift Station Scada Improvements Project until 4:00 PM, on August 23, 2016, at the City of Raymondville City Hall located at 142 South 7th Street, Raym More...

Construction

Advertisement and invitation for Bids

The City of San Perlita will receive bids for street reconstruction project until 11:00 am on Friday, August 12, 2016 at Fulcrum CS. 207 W. Magnolia. La Feria. Texas 78589 of where bids are to be delivered. More...

CITY OF RAYMONDVILLE NOTICE TO BIDDERS

TDA# 72I5411 More...

Port Mansfield fishing tournament is this weekend - hot time expected

The 2016 Port Mansfield Fishing Tournament gets under way this weekend. More...

Courthouse $402,970 grant to fight mold

The century old Willacy County Courthouse has received an emergency matching grant for $402,970, it was announced recently. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

138th Annual Sheriff’s Training Conference

It doesn't seem like a year already, but here it is the middle of July and time to go to our annual training conference to get those needed training hours and do some networking with other Sheriffs and other law enforcement officers and agencies. More...

Letters

Casita Los Olmos says condos will be affordable for local residents

Editor, I am the Manager, leasing out the condos under construction, Casitas Los Olmos that you published a story about. More...

Reader asks voters to consider Republican ticket for president

Dear Editor, More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

MOTB - the quest for the dress

We are entering the wedding stage of life - better put, re-entering. More...

Photos

THE UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF RAYMONDVILLE held a special Law Enforcement Appreciation service on Sunday, July 24. More...

Obituaries

ANNE LOUISE CHRISTIAN

Anne Louise Conn was born in Houston, TX on August 24th, 1934 to Cornelia and Herbert. She moved on from this life in the early hours of July 25th 2016; Anne has battled with Alzheimer’s for over a decade and, sadly, succumbed to the disease. More...

FRANCYS REBECCA HOLLOWAY

RAYMONDVILLE- Francys Rebecca Holloway passed away on July 11, 2016. She was born on May 26, 1943 in Raymondville, Texas. Fran returned to Raymondville several years ago. More...

ERNEST W. HILDEBRANDT

Ernest W. Hildebrandt went to live with Jesus on July 17, 2016. He was born in Spring, TX on July 1, 1925 to Theodore and Hulda Hildebrandt. Ernest was a man of strong faith, believing in the power and strength of Jesus Christ’s love. More...

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