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MyHarlingenNews.com does have followers in near and far places

See the message to MyHarlingenNews.com below. Hello Mr. Tony Chapa, My name is Matilda Padilla, I am the daughter of the man that Mr. Jorge Norvaez Murdered. He is scheduled to return to Edinburg very soon, having received an unacceptably light sentence for this murder. 10 years probation for murder.

Daily Bible Verse

“Ah, Sovereign LORD, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and outstretched arm. Nothing is too hard for you.” Jeremiah 32:17 (Read all of Jeremiah 32) New International Version

FLORES LEADS ROADRUNNERS TO COMEBACK VICTORY

EDINBURG, Texas—Osiel Flores went 3-for-4 with four RBI leading the Edinburg Roadrunners to a 6-5 come from behind victory over the McAllen Thunder Thursday night at Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

I knew it was going to happen sooner or later

That the Harlingen police were going to kill or injure some one with their taser guns.
A 16 year old was hospitalized after getting tasered by the Harlingen police.

STOLEN CREDIT CARD CASE

Weslaco police need help identifying a man and woman who used a stolen debit card at Academy Sports in Weslaco and other businesses. The case involves multiple law enforcement agencies who are looking for the couple.

Agents Seize More than 9,000 Pounds of Marijuana in 4 Days

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector have confiscated more than $7.3 million worth of marijuana since Sunday.

Harlingen police department news briefs 8-23-12

5 men were arrested for disorderly conduct at the Copz Lounge after a fight over a pool game; A 27 year old man was arrested for mischief after breaking 4 windows in a friends trailer home and for several pending municipal court arrest warrants.

TSTC, COMPANIES RECEIVE JOB TRAINING FUNDS

Almost 300 employees at four companies will receive job training services through Texas State Technical College (TSTC) Harlingen thanks to a $389,173 grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).

Hidalgo County: Penitas man kidnapped from tire shop by three unknown men

On Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at approximately 3:27p.m, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to N. of 3 mile line on Tom Gill Rd to the JR Tire Shop in Penitas, Texas. Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office Deputies made contact with Juan Cantu Sr. who stated that his son was just kidnapped by three armed men driving a light blue ford explorer.

San Benito man, a convicted felon arrested for possession of an AK-47 assault weapon and a hand gun

On Wednesday August 22, 2012, at 9:55 pm, A San Benito Police Officer observed a black Ford pickup truck speeding by FM 509, and proceeded to conduct a traffic stop on the black pickup by the intersection of FM 509 and US Business 77.

Most Wanted Sex Offender Captured in Nevada

AUSTIN – Sean Michael Smith, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after his capture in Washoe County, Nevada. Smith was wanted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in Denton County and was added to the Most Wanted list in July 2011. He was convicted of Indecency with a Child related to an attack involving a 14-year-old girl in Denton County in 1999.

20 year old Brownsville man in custody for old intoxicated assault and intoxicated manslaughter charges

Francisco Perez turned himself into authorities this morning at approximately 05:30am. He had two outstanding warrants, Intox assault w/veh and Intox manslaughter.

Brownsville police department news briefs 8-23-12

40 year old man arrested for attempted aggravated bank robbery after leaving his driver’s license at the scene; A 31 one year old man arrested for 5 counts of credit card abuse at Target, Burlington Coat Factory and Office Depot.

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