Friday Jul 25
US to evaluate Impala air bag performance
The U.S. government's highway safety agency has decided to seek further information from General Motors about air bag failures in some Chevrolet Impala full-size cars.
Friday Jul 25
Hospital district to be on November ballot
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Thu Jul 24, 2014
Ex-top staffer to South Texas sheriff gets prison
The former chief of staff to former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino has been sentenced to 11 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to failing to report a crime.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Suspect in Texas police shooting 'presumed dead'
Law enforcement officers secure a neighborhood during a standoff with a capitol murder in La Joya, Texas on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Around the area & state:
Two police officers in South Texas were shot Tuesday while serving a warrant and the suspected shooter was barricaded inside a house, authorities said.
2 South Texas police officers shot serving warrant
Two South Texas police officers have been shot and the shooting suspect is barricaded inside a house after the officers tried to serve a warrant.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Perry poised to send troops to Mexico border; sheriffs say they need deputies, not military
The governor's office confirmed this morning that Rick Perry will order 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas border to beef up patrols in South Texas.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Perry expected to call up National Guard to Rio Grande Valley
Hidalgo County Precinct 3 Constable Lazaro Gallardo, Jr., and a deputy talk with a 4-year-old boy and his 17-year-old uncle from Honduras who approached Gallardo in Anzaldulas Park after crossing the Rio Grande from Mexico in Mission.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Sheriff gets firsthand look at immigration crisis
Looking down from a plane over the river that divides the United States from Latin America, Sheriff Tom Hodgson spotted a raft attempting to reach the U.S. side.
County Health Department denies immigrants bringing many diseases
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Thu Jul 17, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Official: Fewer kids detained recently at border
Congresswoman Renee Ellmers looks at photos provided by Hidalgo County Judge Ramon Garcia about the recent influx of undocumented minors at the U.S.-Mexico border Thursday July 3, 2014.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Ex-sheriff to be sentenced for money laundering
Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino walks past members of the media with his attorney Robert Yzaguirre after leaving the McAllen Federal Court building, Monday, April 14, 2014, in McAllen, Texas.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
RGV judge charged in DWI case showed badge, asked officers to let her go
Former state district court judge Angus McGinty: A federal grand jury on June 19, 2014, indicted McGinty on 15 counts related to allegations of bribe-taking and misdeeds.
Feds to pay for $50 million resort for illegal alien teens
Do you wish you were able to afford to go to a resort with pool, sauna, tennis courts, exercise room, sauna, steam room, racketball courts, and all the trimmings? Too bad you aren't an illegal alien teenager, maybe a member of MS 13 .
Feds to Open $50 Million Resort for Illegal Children - Complete With Tennis Courts, Sauna & Pools
The Obama administration has awarded a $50 million contract to a charitable group to buy a Texas resort hotel and transform it in to a 600 bed facility for juvenile illegal aliens.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Sheriff travels to border region to assess immigration crisis
Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson is travelling to the U.S./Mexico border to assess the tide of unaccompanied youth flocking into the country from Central America.
Dead Immigrant Boy Found Floating in Rio Grande
Following on the heels of the Fox News report highlighted by The Gateway Pundit of unreported bodies of young illegal immigrant children being found on the Texas side of the banks of the Rio Grande comes a news report of the discovery of a Central American boy's body floating in the Rio Grande.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
An Interwoven Legacy The Guerra family cultivates new culture with deep roots
Most Texans with deep roots in the state treasure the contributions their ancestors made to its unique history.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
County seeks to eliminate concern over immigrant diseases
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Mayor Confident City Will Be Reimbursed for Relief Costs
Humanitarian relief efforts being provided to the some of the undocumented immigrants seeking aid here will cost local governments more than $1.1 million if the crisis continues through the end of the year, officials said on Thursday.