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Daily Bible Verse

If there is a poor man among your brothers in any of the towns of the land that the LORD your God is giving you, do not be hardhearted or tightfisted toward your poor brother.

THUNDER USE STRONG PITCHING PERFORMANCE

Fort Worth, Texas — The McAllen Thunder (12-22) beat the Fort Worth Cats (17-16) 2-1 on Thursday at La Grave Field behind Roberto Rodriguez, who went 2-3.

ROADRUNNERS WIN THIRD STRAIGHT

EDINBURG, Texas— The Edinburg Roadrunners won their third game in a row after defeating the Abilene Prairie Dogs 6-2 behind eight strong innings from Miguel Martinez Thursday night at Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

South Texas winery beating the odds

MISSION – Dreams of a successful winery in the Lower Rio Grande Valley have turned to nightmares for countless of would-be vinters in the last 100 years, thanks to aggressive plant diseases that routinely wiped out entire vineyards.

CONGRESSMAN RUBÉN HINOJOSA JOINS DEMOCRATIC WALK OUT IN A SHOW OF SUPPORT FOR U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER

Statement from Congressman Hinojosa on Democratic Walkout to oppose contempt charges against U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder:

STATEMENT FROM CONGRESSMAN RUBÉN HINOJOSA ON THE SUPREME COURT UPHOLDING THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

Washington—Today, Following the Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act, Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX-15) issued the following statement:

Harlingen police department news briefs 6-28-12

A man and a woman arrested and charged for public intoxication, evading arrest and detention, interference with the public duties of a police officer, resisting arrest, search and transportation; A 31 year old man arrested and charged for criminal trespass at a Stripes Convenience Store. Click the web site links below to view the Harlingen police department reports.

DPS Increasing DWI Patrols for July 4th Holiday

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a nine-day period that includes July 4th. From June 30 – July 8, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent.

CONGRESSMAN CUELLAR RESPONDS TO HEALTH CARE RULING

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court decision upholding the health care law:

U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett Statement on Supreme Court Decision Upholding Affordable Care Act

Washington— U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett, a senior member of the Ways and Means Committee, today made the following statement on the Supreme Court decision upholding the Affordable Care Act:

RGV DME Owner and Others Indicted on Multiple Health Care Crimes

McALLEN, Texas – The owner of a now defunct McAllen area durable medical equipment (DME) business, his wife and two former employees have been charged in a 22-count indictment for their alleged roles in a scheme to defraud Medicare and Medicaid through fraudulent billings, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced today.

Brownsville police department news brief 6-28-12

A 45 year old man arrested for sexual Assault of a child, indecency with a child by sexual contact, and continuous sexual assault of a child under the age of 14.

4 AM and an eight liner is still open

I just received call from an irate a La Feria resident complaining about an open 8 liner next to his home. He said he had all called all the authorities including the Cameron County Sheriff’s office and one is showing up to investigate the complaint.

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