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Three Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders Captured

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that three fugitives on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list were captured recently. Paul Ray Bass, 53, was arrested on Jan. 23 in Houston; Derrick Kyle Garton, 29, was apprehended on Jan. 23 in New Boston, Texas; and Charles Leon Carr, 57, was deported from Mexico on Jan. 22.

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Brownsville Man Ordered to Prison in Money Laundering Conspiracy

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Oscar J. Aguilar, 38, a Mexican citizen legally residing in Brownsville, has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for conspiring to commit international money laundering, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Janice Ayala, special agent in charge of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in San Antonio. Aguilar pleaded guilty May 16, 2014.

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Daily Bible Verse

Better a patient man than a warrior, a man who controls his temper than one who takes a city. Proverbs 16:32 (Read all of Proverbs 16) New International Version

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Illegal Alien Sentenced for Firearms Offense

McALLEN, Texas – Emilio Padilla, 24, of Taumalipas, Mexico, two counts of being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. A federal jury sitting in McAllen convicted Padilla on Oct. 24, 2014, following a two-day trial and less than an hour of deliberation.

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Rep. Henry Cuellar Works to Save Taxpayer Money, Eliminate Government Waste

WASHINGTON – In FY2015, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) is continuing his record of saving taxpayer money and eliminating government waste by targeting improper payments to deceased individuals.

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Local Tax Preparer Charged with False Tax Return Preparation

HOUSTON – A Houston federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging Doyle J. Blevins Jr., of Willis, with 27 counts of preparing false client tax returns, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Lucy Cruz, special agent in charge of Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation.

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Houston Man Convicted of Using Counterfeit Cards in Nearly 400 Transactions at Sam’s Club

HOUSTON – Guang Fa Lin, 47, has entered a guilty plea to one count of using counterfeit access devices, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson. Lin resided in Houston but has no legal status in the U.S.

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Daily Bible Verse

If anyone says, “I love God,” yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen. 1 John 4:20 (Read all of 1 John 4) New International Version

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Daily Bible Verse

Then John gave this testimony: “I saw the Spirit come down from heaven as a dove and remain on him. I would not have known him, except that the one who sent me to baptize with water told me, ‘The man on whom you see the Spirit come down and remain is he who will [...]

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Daily Bible Verse

What causes fights and quarrels among you? Don’t they come from your desires that battle within you? You want something but don’t get it. You kill and covet, but you cannot have what you want. You quarrel and fight. You do not have, because you do not ask God. When you ask, you do not [...]

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Mystery Babylon VIII

As John continues to write about the judgment of the great whore he notices that the woman is sitting upon a scarlet colored beast.

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Weekly Wisdoms

We want to be spiritually grown, but we don’t like growing because growing hurts.

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CBP Officers at South Texas Ports Facilitate Significant Amounts of Passenger, Commercial Traffic, Trade Imports in FY 2014

SOUTH TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at eight South Texas ports of entry upheld CBP’s border security mission while facilitating significant volumes of passenger, commercial traffic and trade imports during Fiscal Year 2014. Fiscal Year 2014 began October 1, 2013 and ended Sept. 30, 2014.

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Man Sentenced for Preparing False Income Tax Return

HOUSTON – Income tax return preparer Simon Makangula has been ordered to prison for willfully aiding and assisting in the preparation of a false income tax return for a client, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Lucy Cruz, special agent in charge of Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI). Makangula pleaded guilty Oct. 15, 2014.

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UT Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine Receives $2.88 Million Grant from United Health Foundation to Help Build Healthier Communities in the Rio Grande Valley

EDINBURG, Texas (Jan. 22, 2015) – The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine have been awarded a $2,880,342 grant over three years by United Health Foundation to help support the Colonia Integrated Care Program: VIDAS (Valley Interprofessional Development And Services). The initiative aims to unite the region by building an integrated, interprofessional collaborative that will create a sustainable model for health care delivery to the most vulnerable members of the community.

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Daily Bible Verse

But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, whom he poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Savior, so that, [...]

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