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Out of Town

The husband was watching TV as his wife was out cutting the grass during the hot summer. He finally worked up the energy to go out and ask his wife, “What’s for supper?” “WHAT?!? You sit in the air conditioning all day while I’m out
here working?!? I can’t believe you have the nerve to ask me about supper right now! Tell you what — imagine I’m out of town.

Daily Bible Verse

Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice. Proverbs 13:10 (Read all of Proverbs 13) New International Versio

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EDINBURG, Texas— Tim Battle delivered a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth to defeat the McAllen Thunder 4-3 Thursday night at Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

Drug Trafficker Gets More Than 15 Years for Driving Marijuana

McALLEN, Texas – Eusevio Mendoza, 28, of Brownsville, Texas, has been sentenced to more than 15 years in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute in excess of 100 kilograms of marijuana, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. Mendoza pleaded guilty to the charge July 1, 2011.


WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) and Congressman Michael McCaul (TX-10) have introduced HR 5964, the “Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2012.” HR 5964 will facilitate crucial updates at U.S. land border ports of industry by giving U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) the authority to enter into public-private partnerships with either local governments or private sector entities to fund the improvement of services and facilities at land-border ports of entry, with the goal of speeding up the flow of traffic at these ports. As federal resources continue to be constrained by difficult financial times, entering into these public-private partnerships will allow CBP to seek alternate sources of funding to ensure its essential needs are met.

DPS Employees Honored For Outstanding Efforts

Director Steven McCraw today presented a Life Saving Award and a Unit Citation to DPS employees. Driver License employee Carla Caldwell-Guidry was honored for potentially saving a baby’s life, and Panhandle area Highway Patrol troopers were recognized for excellence in drug and cash seizures.

Edinburg Woman Arrested for Arranging Sham Marriages

McALLEN, Texas – Santos Botello, 76, of Edinburg, Texas, has been charged with conspiracy to commit marriage fraud, U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today.

DPS Arrests Most Wanted Sex Offender in Tyler

AUSTIN – Sean Michael Price, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, has been captured by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) in Tyler. An investigation led DPS Criminal Investigations Division agents and Highway Patrol troopers to a Tyler residence where the suspect was arrested for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Probation Violation on Monday afternoon.

South Texas growers could use rain, but not too much

WESLACO – South Texas cotton and grain producers could have used some of the rain that was forecast for the area this week, but not too much of it, according to Texas AgriLife Extension Service personnel.


Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX-15) will proudly host a military medal presentation and ceremony for Mr. Fernando Resendez of McAllen, Texas on Friday, June 22, 2012 at 3:30-5:30 at the Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Veterans Facility, 301 E. Yuma Ave. in McAllen, Texas. Mr. Resendez will be presented with war medals he earned but had never received for his combat service in the U.S. Army in World War II from 1944-46.

Hidalgo County Sheriff’s office seeking information in Mission shooting death

On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at about 1:18 p.m., Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded South of 3 Mile line on Bentsen Palm Drive in Mission, Texas in reference to a man down later reclassified as a Murder.

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