Thursday Sep 11
Federal officials propose Texas immigration lockup
Federal authorities want to build a South Texas immigration lockup for families amid the surge of youngsters pouring across the U.S.-Mexico border. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokeswoman Adelina Pruneda says the center would be in Dilley, 70 miles southwest of San Antonio.
San Antonio's Koontz McCombs thrust in the middle of immigration debate, report says
The Obama administration is planning to build a 2,400-bed family detention center in the South Texas town of Dilley to handle the flood of immigrants coming across the border from Central America, according to a new report in the Texas Observer.
Blanco County News
Visitation will be held at the First Baptist Church of Dilley on Thursday, July 24th between 4:00PM and 8:00PM.
Fmr. ETX hospital chain owner on trial for Medicare fraud
The former owner of a chain of hospitals in Texas, including three hospitals in East Texas, is on trial in Tyler for defrauding Medicare.
East Texas Review
UTT Patriot Talon names new editor in chief
Nizia Alam of Tyler, a junior mass communication major at The University of Texas at Tyler, has been named editor in chief of the Patriot Talon, Kevin Dilley, Talon adviser, announced.