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Happy Birthday United States Coast Guard August 4, 1790

The U. S. Coast Guard is simultaneously and at all times a military force and federal law enforcement agency dedicated to safety, security, and stewardship missions. We save lives. We protect the environment. We defend the homeland. We enforce Federal laws on the high seas, the nation’s coastal waters and its inland waterways. We are unique in the Nation and the world.

The Church of Thyatira VII

One of the main truths that is taught in Scripture is the fact that Jesus is Jehovah God of the Old Testament, as we have so many times seen before. This phrase here offers further confirmation of Christ’s deity because this is said of the God of the Old Testament.

Weekly Wisdoms

Use your words as building blocks not battering rams.

Daily Bible Verse

God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him. In this way, love is made complete among us so that we will have confidence on the day of judgment, because in this world we are like him. 1 John 4:16b-17 (Read all of 1 John 4) New International Version

WINGS WIN IT LATE

Harlingen, Texas — The Rio Grande Valley White Wings scored five runs in the eighth inning to defeat the McAllen Thunder by a score of 11-5 on Friday night at Harlingen Field.

PITCHING LEADS ROADRUNNERS PAST COLTS

SAN ANGELO, Texas—The Edinburg Roadrunners held on for a 2-1 win over the San Angelo Colts Friday night at Foster Field behind a strong pitching performance from Matison Smith.

Texas Authorized to Activate Public Safety Broadband Network

AUSTIN – The State of Texas this week received authorization by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to begin operating a broadband network that will ultimately enhance public safety communications across the state by providing more data and access to communication resources to first responders than is currently available. The order released by the FCC enables Texas to begin deploying and operating public safety LTE (“4G” cellular technology) networks immediately, which will become part of the nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network, called FirstNet.

MyHarlingenNews.com top 10 stories in July

These are the most read stories out of about 360 stories posted monthly.

Harlingen police department news briefs 7-3-12

A 26 year old Brownsville man was arrested and charged for failure to identify/fugitive after trying to break into some cars at Chili’s restaurant; A 20 year old woman was arrested and charged for evading arrest, detention, failure to identify and pending municipal court arrest warrants; A 17 year old man was arrested and charged for possession of marihuana.

An 18 year old Hidalgo teen still missing after swimming in a canal

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Texas has a bushel of farmers markets

COLLEGE STATION –Texas AgriLife Extension Service helped folks all over the state learn how to grow vegetables for sale in local farmers markets. National Farmers Market Week is begins Aug. 5.

San Benito police department news brief 7-3-12

The San Benito police department needs the public’s help in locating the driver of a serious hit and run accident.

Murder and suicide ruled in Rio Hondo area couple’s death

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Laredo Kids Attend Drug Education for Youth (DEFY) Camp

LAREDO, Texas – Forty-one Laredo kids recently returned from their week-long Drug Education for Youth (DEFY) summer camp, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. DEFY is a preventive program originated by the Department of Defense as a means to increase community participation and commitment to youth. DEFY works with 9-12 year-olds and helps develop character, leadership and confidence to engage in positive healthy lifestyles as drug-free citizens.

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