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American, pilots reach deal to avoid canceling flights

NEW YORK (AP) American Airlines reached an agreement Friday with its pilots' union to avoid having to cancel thousands of flights during the Christmas holiday season because of a glitch with the pilots' schedules.  More...

RHS Athletic Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Raymondville Athletic Booster Club meeting on Monday, December 11, 6:30 p.m. in the Old Gym, One Bearkat Blvd., Raymondville, TX.   More...

San Antonio road rage chase ends with deputy shooting driver

SAN ANTONIO (AP) A 17-year-old driver has been shot by a Bexar County sheriff's deputy after authorities say he tried to run deputies over and led them on a chase before he crashed.  More...

Lasara School News

Around the Campus Elementary   The week of December 4th - 8th Lasara ISD is celebrating Bully Free / Kindness week with various dress up days as well as a poster contest. More...

Raymondville 2017 Christmas Parade

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Saltwater Weekly Fishing Report

CORPUS CHRISTI   Redfish are good in the Humble Channel on crabs and table shrimp. Trout are fair on the edge of the flats on live shrimp and DOA Shrimp. More...

DNA sketch leads to suspect confession in Texas slaying

DALLAS (AP) After her oldest daughter was killed in May 2016, Michelle McDaniel and the rest of her family isolated themselves in their small Texas town out of fear that the unknown killer could be standing in line with them at the grocery store or p More...

Homeless man credited with saving 2 kids from Las Vegas fire

LAS VEGAS (AP) Las Vegas firefighters are calling a homeless man a hero for saving two small children from a fire.  Fire officials say a 3-yearold girl and a 10-month-old boy were trapped in a burning apartment Friday morning.  More...

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CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL AND PARADE GOERS were treated to many activities during the day and were entertained by Conjunto Imprezzion after the parade concluded. More...

Familiar ring: Cowboys visit Giants as interim coach debuts

FRISCO, Texas (AP) Jason Garrett dislikes comparisons, so the Dallas coach had no interest in recalling the motivation for his Cowboys when he debuted with a win at the New York Giants six days after the firing of Wade Phillips in 2010.  More...

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LASARA ISD TEACHERS AND PRINCIPALS are participating in Leadership Lasara, a yearlong academy that will provide educational experiences that will guide and prosper individuals in future leadership po More...

RHS Class of 1950’s donates to Lions Club and Historical Museum

RHS grads of the 1950’s began bienniel reunions about 25 years ago, a fun idea, enjoyed by many. However, Father Time has worked to decrease the ability to many to continue to attend. More...

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'Where's Waldo?' among list of banned books in Texas prisons

DALLAS ( AP) The children's book `` Where's Waldo? More...

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ROBERT M. HERRERA, Lyford High School 2016 graduate, has earned an Athletic Track/ Cross Country Scholarship at Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Waxahachie, Texas. More...

San Perlita School News

The high school boys returned from the Thanksgiving break to host two athletic Raymondville squads last Monday. The JV Bearkats won comfortably in the opener, 44-13. In the varsity contest, both teams came out firing. More...

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A BARBECUE CONTEST to help support the Raymondville Police Department’s annual Cops For Tots The Los Mawakatones Cooking Team takes a break Saturday at the Cops For Tots barbecue cook-off in th More...

2017 Christmas Tree Lighting

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Dave Matthews to perform at hurricane relief concert in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) Dave Matthews and Trey Anastasio Band will perform at a concert in January to benefit hurricane relief efforts in United States and the British Virgin Islands.  Aaron Neville and Hurray for the Riff Raff will also perform at Radio More...

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THE LYFORD CHRISTMAS PARADE was held Saturday at 6 p.m. The Lyford High School Marching performed for the community after the parade. More...

Comfort dogs help after South Texas church shootings

ALEDO, Texas (AP) - He's got to be the most popular guy at school. More...

Israel on track to be most self-sufficient country

In less than a century, the State of Israel has evolved into one of the most self-contained countries in the world, providing for its citizens’ needs in almost every way with necessities like water, food, energy, education and security. More...

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SAN PERLITA’S BRYAN HERRERA puts up a three-point shot against Raymondville. More...

New land-use rules clear path for Bruce Willis’ airport

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) Central Idaho officials have changed land-use rules, clearing the way for actor Bruce Willis to finishing building a private airport.  The Idaho Mountain Express reports Camas County commissioners unanimously approved an amen More...

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