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Daily Bible Verse

The Lord says: “These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is made up only of rules taught by men. Therefore once more I will astound these people with wonder upon wonder; the wisdom of the wise [...]

Reminder: Reward Increased to $13,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding the public that the reward for John Arthur Volker, 50, has increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August. The Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive is wanted for probation violation. All tips are guaranteed to be anonymous.

Reminder: Reward Increased to $13,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding the public that the reward for John Arthur Volker, 50, has increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August. The Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive is wanted for probation violation. All tips are guaranteed to be anonymous.

Joint Customs and Border Protection Explorer PostAcademy Held in Brownsville for Third Time

Brownsville, Texas – The Brownsville Port of Entry and the FortBrown and Brownsville Border Patrol Stations hosted a two-week academy for 38 new Explorer cadets. This was the third time in as many years that a joint federal Explorer academy training has been held in Brownsville, Texas. The training was conducted as a joint operation between CBP Field Operations and Border Patrol. The cadets were trained in numerous law enforcement scenarios that are based on actual training received by CBP officers and agents. There were physical training requirements such as a 1.5-mile run that had to be completed within 15 minutes, push-ups and sit-ups all designed to test the cadets’ physical endurance and abilities.

Daily Bible Verse

Against all hope, Abraham in hope believed and so became the father of many nations, just as it had been said to him, “So shall your offspring be.” Without weakening in his faith, he faced the fact that his body was as good as dead — since he was about a hundred years old — [...]

HARLINGEN PLANS TO SEEK DEVELOPER FOR HISTORIC BAXTER BUILDING

City of Harlingen officials will soon issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) to redevelop the historic Baxter Building in Downtown Harlingen.

Hostage Taking Sends Four Mexican Nationals to Prison

McALLEN, Texas – Four Mexican nationals, who kidnapped a group of foreign nationals who had been smuggled into the U.S. by another smuggling group, have been sentenced to lengthy federal prison terms, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson. Andres Perez-Moshan, 37, Humberto Alvarez-Cheo, 25, Roberto Salinas-Martinez, 29, and Euclides Moreno-Dominguez, 34, of Mexico and themselves illegally in the U.S., pleaded guilty to one count of hostage taking on Feb. 18, 2011, before Chief U.S. District Judge Ricardo H. Hinojosa.

The “COOL ARROW” of the Week AWARD

The prestigious award this week goes to: The number five unscrupulous Harlingen cop Michael Carrillo.
These unscrupulous cops are issuing 40,000+ annual citations and warnings. “Soley” to choose their days off on the weekends. Congratulations Michael!!!

Daily Bible Verse

“And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by men. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward in full. But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to [...]

Daily Bible Verse

Peacemakers who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness. James 3:18 (Read all of James 3) New International Version

HARLINGEN ADDS INCENTIVES FOR SPACEX

New jobs reserved for Harlingen residents will open with the development of a rocket launch site in CameronCounty based upon an incentive package agreement between the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation and Space Exploration Technologies Inc.

The Seven Angels VI

In our last article we dealt with the holiness of God due to what Revelation 15:4 says. We also saw that a believe who has a right perspective as to God’s holiness will also have a true perspective as to how he himself should live, and that because God has called His people to a life of holiness, as it is taught throughout the whole Bible. But not having a right perspective of God’s holiness will cause the supposed believer to look much like the world and be disobedient to God’s Word.

Weekly Wisdoms

Frustrated? It may be because you’re trying to make something happen that only God can make happen.

Daily Bible Verse

Now Daniel so distinguished himself among the administrators and the satraps by his exceptional qualities that the king planned to set him over the whole kingdom. At this, the administrators and the satraps tried to find grounds for charges against Daniel in his conduct of government affairs, but they were unable to do so. They [...]

JURY FINDS FORMER HARLINGEN POLICE OFFICER GUILTY OF SEXUAL ASSAULT, SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS PROBATION

A jury found former Harlingen police officer Elias Cardona Thursday guilty of a 2013 sexual assault and today sentenced him to eight years probation. Cardona, 35, was off duty when he was arrested on South Padre Island during Spring Break in March 2013. Cardona will serve 180 days in jail as a condition of probation. He was ordered to pay a $10,000 fine and restitution to the victim.

Proposed Cameron County Hospital District Will Raise Property Taxes

The big picture is the medical district which will be on the Cameron County Agenda next week. If people don’t show up in force to oppose it, they will pass this initiative and we will all get the big sausage. We have to fight the tax increase and kill it next week. We do not have medical hospitals, clinics or as many of the medical staff that McAllen has or Edinburg. We can not afford a tax increase of this magnitude end of story anywhere in Cameron County.

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