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We needed the Hispanic Vote, but the Harlingen Hispanic Voters sold the farm

In district 3 Lorenzo Hernandez, Jr, was defeated by 1,867 votes for Mike Mezmar to 1,142. The Hispanic voters in District 3 failed us royally. The little giant however got more votes than the other candidates; Chino Sanchez, Jerry Prepejchal, Victor Leal and Joey Trevino.

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Brownsville Police Department News Brief 11-7-12

A 33 year man was stabbed several times including a punctured lung.

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WILL THE CITY COMMISSION HIRE A TRANSLATOR FOR CHINO?

Word on the west side is that Chino doesn’t speak English, or knows how to read it. We’re being serious and from the looks of it Chino won’t be a factor since he can’t carry on a conversation in English…unless the translator helps him.

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THE NATION PROGRESSES…HARLINGEN REGRESSES

Last nite’s election returns mean Harlingen is moving backwards again. With a victory by Leal, which is expected, Mezmar and Chino…Harlingen’s commission is a joke. The only decent commissioner is Leftwich and he can’t do things alone.

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Daily Bible Verse

After this, the Moabites and Ammonites with some of the Meunites came to make war on Jehoshaphat. … Alarmed, Jehoshaphat resolved to inquire of the LORD, and he proclaimed a fast for all Judah. The people of Judah came together to seek help from the LORD; indeed, they came from every town in Judah to [...]

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City of Harlingen and Cameron County General Election Unofficial Results

The Cameron County Elections Administration office will be posting the results as they come in.

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Valley Wide General Election Unofficial Results

Click the web site link below to view the election results as they come in.

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You can view the Cameron County General Election Unofficial Results here

I will be posting the results as they come in.

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ON NOVEMBER 11, THE SMELL OF BAKED TURKEY, CORNBREAD DRESSING AND PUMPKIN PIE WILL WAFT THROUGH THE MCALLEN CONVENTION CENTER FOR THE 22ND ANNUAL H-E-B FEAST OF SHARING

The holidays are a special time for H-E-B. It’s a time to give thanks to its customers and a time to bring family, friends and neighbors together. On Sunday, 12,000 McAllen residents are expected to celebrate a beloved tradition at the McAllen Convention Center during the 22nd Annual H-E-B Feast of Sharing Dinner.

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COLD CASE UPDATE SUSPECT ARRAIGNMENT

On Sunday night, November 13, 1988, Evan Squires, age 70, and his wife, Wilda, age 65, were asleep in their mobile home in Magic Valley Trailer Park, when they were apparently awakened by a noise. They confronted intruders in their home and were both shot to death in cold blood. This case was the catalyst that led to concerned Weslaco businesspersons getting together to form the Weslaco Crime Stoppers non-profit organization in 1989. No arrests were ever made in the cold case, until now.

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Possession of 100% Pure Methamphetamine Leads to Life in Federal Prison

BROWNSVILLE, Texas– Rigoberto Munoz-Vargas, 38, has landed in federal prison for life following his convictions for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and being an alien in possession of a firearm, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. Munoz-Vargas pleaded guilty Jan. 31, 2012. ‪

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Harlingen Police Department News Briefs 11-6-12

2 men were charged for possession of marihuana and possession of a controlled substance; A 20 year old man was charged for evading arrest/detention and pending arrest warrants; A 20 year old woman was charged for driving while intoxicated, accident involving injury and accident involving damage; 2 men were charged for possession of marihuana, possession of a controlled substance and pending municipal court arrest warrants; A 17 year old man was charged for possession of marihuana; A 25 year old man was charged for failure to identify/fugitive and pending arrest warrants.

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UTPA celebrates 85 years of educational excellence

The University of Texas-Pan American celebrated its rise from a two-year college with less than 200 students to a premier University with an enrollment of more than 19,300 with events honoring past trustees and regents and the community Nov. 2-3.

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San Benito Police Department News Briefs 11-6-12

A 39 year old woman was charged for making a false report to a police officer after making an assault complaint against a 48 year old man, when in fact she had assaulted him; A 29 year old man was charged for assaulting his girl friend and multiple pending municipal court arrest warrants; A 52 year old man was charged for assaulting his 15 year old son.

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Border Patrol Agents save Lives of 14 People, Find 7 Deceased

EDINBURG, Texas – Although fall is bringing some relief from the brutal heat of south Texas, the number of illegal immigrants who need to be rescued or who succumb to the elements and die is on the rise.

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City of Harlingen and Cameron County November 6, 2012 General Election Polling Places

Today is election day. Be sure and get out and vote as early as possible. Do not wait till the last minute.

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