December 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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SANTA CLAUS MADE A SURPRISE VISIT ON SATURDAY TO CARDENAS FORD, near Lyford and Raymondville on the southbound frontage road of I69E/Expressway 77. More...

News

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THE RAYMONDVILLE LIONS CLUB held their regular meeting recently and discussed their upcoming spaghetti dinner fundraiser. They also introduced and welcomed their guest speaker, Lizzie Urbina of CASA, to their meeting. More...

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WILLACY COUNTY JUDGE AURELIO “KETER” GUERRAAND COUNTY COMMISSIONERS presented a plaque to Sheriff Larry Spence for his 42 years of service to the Sheriff’s office and to Willacy County at the County Christmas Dinner/Dance and Awards More...

Cops For Tots Toy Giveaway

The Raymondville Police Department Annual Cops For Tots toy giveaway will take place on Friday, December 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Community Room located at 523 W. Hidalgo Ave.  Registration will continue through Thursday, Dec. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

Evolution of the telephone

When I was a kid, the telephone was important stuff. Like most families, we had one phone number. Can you imagine an entire family sharing one phone number? Yet we lived through it.  When the phone rang, it was a mystery. No one had caller ID. More...

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THE LYFORD WOMEN’S CLUB held their December meeting at Bethel Lutheran Church in Lyford. Hostesses were Otelia Jurcak, Wanda Greenhill, Wenda Kolterman and Delia Romo. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

DECEMBER 17 - Theft, over $100, under $750, 300 blk W. Durham.  Arrested: Santiago McIntosh, arrested: Anika Orimar Mendez, evading arrest/detention, 500 blk W. Harris.  Incident, 500 blk W. Hidalgo.  Incident, 500 blk W. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

DECEMBER 14 - Criminal mischief, E. 3rd St., Sebastian.  DECEMBER 15 - Civil matter, Bus. More...

Eight arrested for Nov. 3 Lyford cemetery “party”

Eight arrests have been made in connection with a Nov. 3 incident at a Lyford cemetery, Lyford Police Chief Andy Maldonado said Thursday.  More...

New subdivision approved for Lyford, doctor clinic and new homes planned

Lyford officials on Monday approved measures to create a two-lot subdivision for construction of a doctor’s clinic and sites for 10 singlefamily houses.  More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Love has the power to change the world

I was reading an e-mail sent out by the National Day of Prayer and I thought I'd share some if it with you this week. Here we are only a week away from the holiday we celebrate as Christmas. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Make it home for the holidays

Editor,   Commercials, movies, TV shows and Christmas cards paint the idea of Christmas as this joyous time with carols, stockings above the fireplace and the overwhelming happiness of being with family and friends. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Futures Trade in tight range throughout week

December 14, 2018   More...

PCCA applauds passage of the 2018 Farm Bill

LUBBOCK - Plains Cotton Cooperative Association today applauded the final passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. More...

Obituaries

JOSE SERAPIO GARZA

RAYMONDVILLE -Jose Serapio Garza, 94, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at his residence in Raymondville, TX. He was born on December 12, 1924 in Mission, TX to Pablo and Concepcion (Medina) Garza.  More...

BELINDA GOMEZ

RAYMONDVILLE, TX - Belinda Gomez, 39, of Raymondville, TX, entered into rest Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in Valley Baptist Medical Center of Harlingen, Texas. More...

Legals

SPECIAL PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

Smith Family Medicine would like to inform all its patients that effective January 01, 2019, we have chosen to no longer participate and/or accept the BlueCross BlueShield Medicare Advantage Plan. More...

LEGAL NOTICE

Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Mixed Beverage Permit and Mixed Beverage Late Hours by Marianna Serna DBA Tilt’D Bier, to be located at 13716 2nd St., Sebastian, TX 78494, Willacy, Texas.   More...

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