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Submitted During the early morning hours of Wednesday, July 30th, 2014, investigators from the Alice Police Department, Texas Department of Public Safety, and members of the Jim Wells County SWAT Team executed a search warrant at the residence of Juan "Jay" Gonzales, in the 2000 block of Joslin St. Gonzales was arrested on a warrant for Deadly ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Commissioners convened Friday for special meeting
Anthony Ruiz News The Jim Wells County Commissioners' Court convened for nearly two hours during a special meeting Friday morning to tackle a lengthy agenda that included several action items and presentations.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Keep it clean
After 25 years with the Alice Independent School District, JWC Custodial Supervisor Ruben Cadena, along with three others from the school district, joined Jim Wells County to handle janitorial duties at the courthouse and other county offices.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
JWC considers water district for RA
City Councilman Raul Chapa, Raul Gonzalez with Community Resource Group, Alice Mayor Larry Martinez, USDA Assistant Area Director Lisa Kelley, and Commissioner Pct.
The Texas Water Development Board Today Approved Financial Assistance ...
Texas Water Development Board Approves $423,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Alice to Address aging Infrastructure The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board today approved by resolution a loan in the amount of $423,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the City of ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Fiesta en la cocina
Andres Gonzalez grinds whole kernels of dried corn to create masa for use in making tortillas during last week's Kids in the Kitchen held at the county fairgrounds.
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A McAllen man was arrested by a Jim Wells County Sheriff deputy for possession of marijuana Friday evening after more than 200 pounds of marijuana were found in the trunk of his vehicle following a search conducted during a traffic stop.
Pre-bid meeting held for airport parking renovations re-bid
Anthony Ruiz News Several contractors attended a pre-bid meeting Tuesday, July 8, to discuss renovations for the Alice International Airport parking lot.
Donations sought for Back-to-School Bash
Anthony Ruiz News With the summer nearly half over, the Jim Wells County Juvenile Probation Department is preparing for its ninth annual Back-to-School Bash, set for Aug. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m., and is requesting monetary and school supply donations from area individuals, businesses and organizations for the event.
What should they know?
The phrase, "What did they know and when did they know it" seems quite appropriate to recent topics and involving our city and county, especially.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Wilson County News
Vesicular Stomatitis detected in Texas cattle
Post a comment Vesicular Stomatitis has been detected in two head of cattle in South Texas, 5.7 miles southwest of Mathis .
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Texas Officials Report Additional Equine VS Cases
Wonderful companion horse. Bey is gentle and kind. She is a wonderful riding horse, but has some lameness issues.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
County vector control opens new storage
JWC Safety and Inspection Department employees Carlos Sanchez, Israel Lopez and Florentino Rivera stand outside the new vector control building located at the county fairgrounds.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Mathis PD makes three arrests
If you are driving without a valid drivers license, Police Chief Gerald Arismendez has a warning for you, "Stop, or we will catch you."
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Southwest Farm Press
Concerns mounting over growing VS cases in Texas horses
The Texas Animal Health Commission has confirmed two head of cattle in Jim Wells County near Mathis are infected with VS.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Law enforcement execute narcotics search warrant
The Alice Police Department with the help of the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department SWAT team executed a narcotics search warrant early Tuesday morning in the 900 block of N. Aransas Street.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
4-H'ers reflect on past year in outstanding award interviews
Elise Hesseltine answers questions about her main 4-H project during Wednesday's interviews for this year's outstanding 4-H member awards.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
4-Hers compete well at Horse Show
The Jim Wells County 4-H had an impressive showing at the 2014 District 12 4-H Horse Show held at the Richard M. Borchard Fairgrounds in Robstown on June 20. The District 12 4-H Horse Show is an annual summer event that provides 4-H horse project members the opportunity to exhibit their projects as well as their own horsemanship skills.
Good Eats at B&G Club
Alina Flores, 11, gets a spoonful of sliced strawberries to add to her fruit parfait during Tuesday's cooking class at the Boys & Girls Club of Alice.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Judge asks commissioners to reconsider software
County commissioners initially approved a software license agreement with American Cadastre LLC, or AMCAD, in February for $324,000 after a committee comprised of county officials reviewed the service and negotiated a contract.