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How to read barcodes

ALWAYS READ THE LABELS ON THE FOODS YOU BUY–NO MATTER WHAT THE FRONT OF THE BOX OR PACKAGE SAYS, TURN IT OVER AND READ THE BACK—CAREFULLY!

Daily Bible Verse

My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, LORD, I will seek. Psalm 27:8 (Read all of Psalm 27) New International Version

SMITH FANS SEVEN IN WIN OVER CATS

EDINBURG, Texas—Matison Smith allowed two runs in seven innings and struck out seven to lead the Edinburg Roadrunners past the Ft. Worth Cats 6-3 Monday night at Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

THUNDER BLANKED BY WINGS

Harlingen, Texas — Coleman Stephens kept the McAllen Thunder (20-37) off the board during his 6 2/3 innings of work and the Rio Grande Valley White Wings (32-24) beat the McAllen Thunder, 5-0.

CONGRESSMAN RUBÉN HINOJOSA ANNOUNCES GRANT AWARDED TO UTPA FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE RESEARCH PROGRAM

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX-15) announced the National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $171,710 to the University of Texas-Pan American (UTPA) for its computer science program. The grant is to be used to research new techniques for designing algorithms for hard combinatorial problems. An algorithm is commonly known as a set of rules that precisely defines a sequence of operations.

Breaking News: An elderly couple found dead in Harlingen off of Rangerville Road

Reliable sources tell me it may be a murder suicide.

CONGRESSMAN RUBÉN HINOJOSA ANNOUNCES 2 FEDERAL GRANTS FOR OVER $3 MILLION FOR 2 LA FERIA EMERGENCY SHELTERS

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX-15) announced today that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded two grants totaling $3,150,000 for two separate safe/community centers to be built in two different locations in the City of La Feria.

63 year old former Portland, Oregon man surrenders to Brownsville police for 2 old homicides in Oregon

Portland Police Bureau Cold Case Homicide Unit detectives traveled to Brownsville, Texas over the weekend to arrest 63-year-old Jeffrey Paul Cutlip in connection with a 1975 and a 1977 homicide in Portland, Oregon. Cutlip called Brownsville Police to admit to his involvement in the murders.

DPS Hero Remembered in El Paso

AUSTIN – The Trooper Javier Arana Jr. Memorial Monument was dedicated today in El Paso in honor of the fallen trooper, who was killed in a traffic collision March 24. Trooper Arana’s family, Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) leadership, fellow troopers, Texas State Senator Jose Rodriguez, and members of the community gathered for the ceremony marking the monument dedication.

San Benito police department news briefs 7-23-12

A 48 year old San Antonio man arrested and charged for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon; An 18 year old man arrested and charged for resisting arrest, theft and public intoxication; A 48 year old woman arrested and charged for theft/shoplifting at Walmart; 2 men, 1 from Brownsville and 1 from Mexico were arrested and charged for driving while intoxicated; A 48 year old man arrested and charged for aggravated robbery at the HEB.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers Seize $336,000 in Cocaine at Brownsville Port of Entry

Brownsville, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Gateway International Bridge on Saturday discovered alleged cocaine valued at approximately $336,000 concealed within a Chevrolet Caviler.

14 illegal immigrants dead, 9 injured in a 1 truck accident near Goliad

The humans overloaded truck ran off the road and crashed into 2 large trees.

CUELLAR SECURES BORDER SECURITY LANGUAGE IN DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE APPROPRIATIONS BILL

Washington, DC—Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX) has secured language in H.R. 5856, The Department of Defense Appropriations Act of Fiscal Year 2013, which passed the House of Representatives on Thursday evening on a bipartisan vote of 326 to 90. The language Cuellar authored promotes continued security along the southwest border by supporting the Department of Defense’s efforts to share resources with other federal agencies.

Senator Lucio: Get Ready for the Colonia Summit!

Senator Lucio is pleased to announce the first ever Valley Colonia Summit will take place on Friday, the 27th of July, at the Texas State Technical College, Harlingen Cultural Arts Center from 10:00 am – 2:00pm.

15,000 + – votes projected for the Cameron County July 31, 2012 Run Off Election

Elections administrator Roger Ortiz said voting was very steady this morning.  Ortiz projected about 50% of the May 29, 2012 primary results.  5,496 Republicans voted in May.  24,751 Democrats voted in may.  30,247 total Republican/Democrat votes in May.  We will be posting the daily results here.  Stay tuned.

Harlingen police department news briefs 7-23-12

A 32 year old man arrested and charged for failure to identify and pending arrest warrants; a 19 year old man arrested and charged for felony assault/family violence, household member impede breath or circulation against his 17 year old girl friend; A 20 year old man was arrested and charged for evading arrest/detention after running away fro police and climbing on a residence roof in an attempt to escape capture; A 29 year old man arrested and charged for the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle; A 21 year old man arrested and charged for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he stabbed his brother.

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