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South Carolina company hopes to move operation to Raymondville with assistance of city’s EDC

Raymondville’s Economic Development Corp. More...

News

Kids and adults alike will delight in making 'zoodles'

A spiralizer turns carrots, beets, and squash into noodles (or ``zoodles'' when using zucchini). The steps below the recipe work with all these vegetables. For best results, use smaller zucchini, which have thinner skins and fewer seeds. More...

Undocumented alien sentenced for illegally re-entering the U.S....again

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - A 38-year-old undocumented alien from Mexico is headed to federal prison following his conviction of illegal re-entry into the country after a previous deportation, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. More...

Immigrant agents arrest 280 at Texas tech repair company

DALLAS (AP) - Immigration agents have arrested nearly 300 people at a North Texas technology company in what authorities say is one of the largest enforcement actions of its kind in a decade.  U.S. More...

County Lifestyles

SLICES OF LIFE Garbage day

It was in the wee morning hours; I was summoned from sleep by a grinding and screeching sort of noise that is universally recwould ognized as the sound of a garbage truck doing its business.  Panic set in. More...

Photo

ROAA’S FEBRUARY AND MARCH 2019 PRINCIPAL’S AWARD AND STUDENT OF THE MONTH AWARD RECIPIENTS- Shown, from left to right, February Principal’s Award recipient and February Student of the Month Christopher Alexander Gomez, ROAA Principa More...

GLO Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup

GLO Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup at Willacy County Laguna Point Park-Port Mansfield will be held Saturday, April 13.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. More...

Crime & Courts

RAYMONDVILLE POLICE BLOTTER

APRIL 8 - Accident - minor, 200 blk N. 5th.  Arrested: Rosa Maria Saldivar, criminal trespass, 400 blk W. Hidalgo.  Accident - minor, 200 blk S. More...

W.C. Sheriff’s Blotter

APRIL 3 - Driving while intoxicated/ possession of drug paraphenalia, arrested: Jose Luis Rodriguez, U.S. 77 N. More...

Longtime Lasara duster pilot dies in tragic crash

A veteran crop duster pilot was killed Tuesday morning when his airplane struck a high-tension power line near U.S. More...

One Lyford 8-liner to re-open, one request declined again; water system financing options discussed

Owners of two closeddown 8-liner arcades made new attempts Monday to get City of Lyford permission to re-open. More...

Editorial & Columns

Behind the Badge

Who is going to cry at your funeral/palm Sunday

The past month or so I have been involved with several Veteran's funerals. It's just something we try and do for all those that have served their Country well. You witness many kinds of reactions during these events. More...

Farm & Ranch

COTTON MARKET WEEKLY

Cotton Market rallies again this week

April 5, 2019   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 potholes on shrimp.  PORT MANSFIELD   Trout are good on topwaters around sand and grass while wading. More...

Obituaries

CURTIS (CURT) WHITE

RAYMONDVILLE/UVALDE - Curtis (Curt) White of Reagan Wells passed away on April 5, 2019 in Uvalde at the age of 95. More...

JOSEFA O. VILLARREAL

LASARA, TEXAS -Mrs. Josefa O. Villarreal, age 95, of Lasara, passed away Monday afternoon, April 8, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born January 10, 1924 in New Braunfels, a daughter of the late Jesus M. and Maria Ozuna.  More...

Card of Thanks

We, the family of Francisco Castillo

want to thank Our Lord, Jesus Christ for being with us during our loss. Our sincere thanks to our friends and relatives for their support, prayers, food and flowers. More...

Legals

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF NARCISA MALDONADO, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Narcisa Maldonado, Deceased, were issued on March 25, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. More...

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF ISAIS MALDONADO, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of Isais Maldonado, Deceased, were issued on March 25, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. More...

NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE OF SANJUANITA POHLMEYER, DECEASED

Notice is hereby given that original Letters Testamentary for the Estate of SanJuanita Pohlmeyer, Deceased, were issued on March 25, 2019, by the County Court of Willacy County, Texas, acting in Cause No. More...

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