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Posts from ‘July, 2012’

Warning about shampoo

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Daily Bible Verse

Blessed is the man you discipline, O LORD, the man you teach from your law. Psalm 94:12 (Read all of Psalm 94) New International Version

Valley Wide 7-31-12 Un-Official Run Off Election Results

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Hidalgo County 7-31-12 Un-Official Run Off Election Results

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Cameron County 7-31-12 Un-Official Run Off Election Results

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CBP Officers at the Rio Grande City Port of Entry Arrest a Dallas Man with $275K Worth of Drugs

RIO GRANDE CITY, TEXAS— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Rio Grande City Port of Entry arrested a man from Dallas, Texas who was allegedly attempting to smuggle cocaine, methamphetamine, and heroin with an estimated combined street value of $275,000.

The Brownsville Police Department “29th Annual National Night Out”

National Night Out is designed to: (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs; (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police community partnerships; (4) Send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.

Brownsville police department news brief 7-31-12

Brownsville man arrested and charged for reproducing un-authorized temporary auto license plates.

Is Antonio Villaraigosa poised to be America’s first Latino president?

LOS ANGELES—When Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa gavels the 2012 Democratic National Convention into session in Charlotte, N.C., this September, his role as prominent cheerleader for President Barack Obama will be clear.

Brownsville second kidnapping and murder suspect arrested in Laredo

Abraham Parra, the second suspect arrested in Laredo.  More detailsm as they become abailable.

DPS DWI Enforcement Gets Drunk Drivers Off Roads During July 4th Holiday

AUSTIN – Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,200 DWI arrests during a nine-day special enforcement period, including the July 4th holiday. The targeted DWI enforcement took place from June 30 – July 8 and included additional patrol hours funded by a Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) grant.

The ATT Internet Server is down

They say it may take 24-48 hours to restore it.  In the mean time, I can’t send or receive e-mails.  Please bear with us till the service is restored.

Harlingen police department news briefs 7-31-12

2 men arrested and charged for possession of marihuana, evading arrest and detention, municipal court warrants and for a traffic violation; An 18 year old man was arrested and charged for the theft of power tools and electronic devices which were pawned; A 23 year old woman was arrested and charged for assaulting another woman and pending municipal court arrest warrants.

One arrest in the recent Brownsville kidnapping and murder

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Rio Grande Valley Breastfeeding Coalition Sponsors Free Health Fair

In recognition of August, World Breastfeeding Month, the Rio Grande Valley Breastfeeding Coalition is hosting a free community health fair on Saturday August 4, 2012 from 9:00am – noon at Knapp Medical Center Conference Center in Weslaco, Texas. Door Prizes, Raffles, Health screenings, Children’s art center, and so much more will be provided.


McAllen, TX— Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo) announced that the Department of Education has awarded McAllen ISD’s Department of Physical Education and Health Instruction Services a $715,495 grant under the Carol M. White Physical Education Program. The grant is expected to stand for a total of 3 years and total $2,146,485.

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