March 6, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Raymondville public water system getting a big boost in quality

Reverse osmosis equipment is now being installed at the Raymondville water treatment plant. More...

News

Guillen works to implement all-in-one ID

GUILLEN WORKS TO AUSTIN - State Rep. More...

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LYFORD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS Emmanuel Cepeda and Gabriel Chavez advanced to compete at the Region 5 Division 3 Regional Powerlifting meet in Bishop on Friday, March 7.   More...

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WILLACY COUNTY RESERVE DEPUTY CONSTABLE MARCELINO FLORES shown with Constable Jose Salazar. Flores recently took the reserve deputy position. He and other reserve deputies work 16 hours a month on a volunteer basis. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE

The perfect spouse

After spending the last three decades with my husband, I’ve learned marriage isn’t what I Jill Pertler thought it would be. In some ways it is harder. In myriad ways it exceeds my expectations. More...

A pasta dish that’ll have your family asking for seconds

There is something magical about this recipe, which coaxes the ultimate flavor out of just a few humble supermarket ingredients, turning them into a rich-tasting and well-balanced pasta dish that will have your family reaching for seconds.  More...

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LYFORD HIGH SCHOOL student Benilde Adriano and Lyford Middle School student Ella Wetegrove received the Daughters of American Revolution Good Citizens Award in February at Marine Military Academy.   More...

Legals

LEGAL NOTICE

Application has been made with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for a Wine and Beer Retailer’s Permit/Retail Dealer’s On-Premise Late Hours, by Juan Salazar, Jr. dba VFW Post 6719, to be located at 484 S. More...

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

THE STATE OF TEXAS: ITIO; Baby Girl Moreno

CAUSE # 2019-CV-0062-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY TEXAS  To: Unknown Father and all whom it may concern, respondents   More...

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF ELFRIEDE HULL, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Elfriede Hull, Deceased, were issued on February 11, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. 2018-PRB-0025, to George W. More...

Raymondville teacher arrested, fired for patting student on back, behind; incident reported to TEA

A teacher at the Raymondville Options Academic Academy was arrested and lost his job after pleading guilty to patting an 18-year-old student on the back and on his butt, school district officials said.  More...

Former Willacy commissioner Fred Serrato still awaiting grand jury arraignment

Former Willacy County commissioner Fred Serrato’s Jan. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

A way to support to support law enforcement

I want to address those this week that I believe are law abiding citizens who have worked hard for what they have. I also believe you are tired of people who turn to crime as an easy way to make a living, with little responsibility to society. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Discussing to end teen dating violence

Dear Editor,   With National Teen Dating Violence Awareness month coming to a close it is important that we reiterate some important information to our teenagers in regards to relationships. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Futures fall but rebound, trading volume light

March 1, 2019   More...

Legislature to debate industrial hemp, guns in the Capitol

PIERRE, S. D. More...

Saltwater Weekly Fishing Report

CORPUS CHRISTI Trout are fair to good on the edge of the spoils on Gulps and live shrimp. Black drum and redfish are fair to good in the Packery Channel on crabs. More...

Obituaries

MANUEL P. RIVERA

RAYMONDVILLE - Manuel P. Rivera, 76, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. He was born on September 27, 1942 in Harlingen, Texas to Vicente Rivera and Manuela Palacios Rivera.  More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

MARCH 4- Possession of drug paraphernalia, 500 blk N. 7th.  Recovered property, 200 blk N. Exp. 77.  MARCH 3 - Accident (minor), 200 blk N. Exp. 77.  Duty on striking unattended vehicle, 700 blk E. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

FEBRUARY 27 - Animal call, Bus. More...

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