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  1. On display: Sue TarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Valley Morning Star

    ... of Spring" art contest exhibition featuring adults and high school students from Harlingen, Raymondville, San Benito, Lyford and Rio Hondo WHEN: Show opens tomorrow night, Friday, Feb. 24, and will run through March 24. Friday's opening coincides ...

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  2. Preparing for the future: District provides ag facility for FFA studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Valley Morning Star

    Many members of the community joined the Lyford CISD administration and students for a ribbon-cutting ceremony introducing the district's agriculture facility for the district's FFA students.

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  3. New Flood Maps Become Final in Willacy County, TexasRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    New flood maps become effective in Willacy County on April 5, 2017. The maps include the cities of Lyford, Raymondville and San Perlita, and unincorporated areas of Willacy County.

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  4. South Texas church stands long after settlement fadedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... the congregation. In 1926, the settlers made plans to build their church a couple of miles east of Stockholm, in Lyford, then a railroad stop that served as the area's business hub. The settlers hoped the sale of their cotton crop would fund ...

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  5. Historic South Texas church founded by Swedes 100 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... the congregation. In 1926, the settlers made plans to build their church a couple of miles east of Stockholm, in Lyford, then a railroad stop that served as the area's business hub. The settlers hoped the sale of their cotton crop would fund ...

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  6. Harlingen gains: September sales tax numbers softRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... strength. In Willacy County, Raymondville showed a strong bounce for the month with a 9.67 percent increase, while Lyford showed a gain of 3.05 percent over the same period last year. In Hidalgo County, McAllen showed a drop of 2.65 percent, ...

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  7. Historic church celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... the congregation. In 1926, the settlers made plans to build their church a couple of miles east of Stockholm, in Lyford, then a railroad stop that served as the area's business hub. The settlers hoped the sale of their cotton crop would fund ...

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  8. Teen in jail after stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    A 17-year-old Raymondville man was being held on $150,000 bail in the Willacy County Jail in connection with a stabbing that put a 15-year-old Lyford boy in the hospital. On Wednesday, Judge Armin Martinez arraigned Juan Mendez on five counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon stemming from the Oct. 27 stabbing, Sheriff Larry Spence said.

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  9. Lyford stabbing: Teen in jail following Oct. 27 stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    A 17-year-old Raymondville male was being held on $150,000 bail in the Willacy County Jail in connection with a stabbing that put a 15-year-old Lyford boy in the hospital.

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  10. Cardinals, Greyhounds face off with plenty hanging in the balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... seed in the playoffs since they defeated the Tarps 21-7 on Oct. 7 at Port Isabel. In District 16-3A Division I, the Lyford Bulldogs (6-3, 3-1) can clinch a share of the conference crown with a win at San Diego (2-7, 1-3). The Dogs put themselves in ...

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  11. Willacy eight-liners - popping up like ping-pong balls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... raided two game rooms late last year before two others closed following a tough amendment to a city ordinance. In Lyford, the city issued permits to Yolanda Tamez to open Horseshoe Entertainment at 9701 U.S. 77, City Secretary Lydia Moreno said. ...

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  12. 17th annual Willacy County festival focuses on nature, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... day also will take visitors to Hilltop Gardens, a botanical garden rising like an oasis from swaths of farmland in Lyford. Founded in 1939, Hilltop Gardens was one of the first commercial aloe farms in the United States and the first to use aloe ...

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  13. Wild in Willacy festival focuses on nature, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... day also will take visitors to HilltopGardens, a botanical garden rising like an oasis from swaths of farmland in Lyford. Tropical trees, shrubs and vines decorate three gardens next to an historic 500-acre aloe farm. On Oct. 24, a tour will take ...

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  14. Lyford's Bulldog paws are set for makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    Last night, Lyford city commissioners were expected to approve the district's request to temporarily close Bulldog Avenue from Simon Gomez Avenue to Business 77 to allow the district to freshen up the paw prints.

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  15. Lyford's new park to feature lighted softball field, boardwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    The first phase of Central Park's design will cost the city $19,000, the engineering firm of Guzman & MuA oz stated in a document released yesterday.

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  16. Lyford cruises to Willacy County Cotton Bowl winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... back to the late 1930s faced off on Friday in the Willacy County Cotton Bowl and the contest didn't disappoint. The Lyford fans, anyway. The Bulldogs rallied from a 7-point deficit to score 49 unanswered points and rout Raymondville 49-7 in front of ...

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  17. Bobcats, Bloodhounds renew old rivalry tonight in VMS GOTWBy Roy HessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... The Bloodhounds are opening the season with three straight road games. They previously won at Grulla (64-35) and Lyford (30-7). "The play off the offensive and defensive lines is going to be the difference (in determining who wins Friday)," ...

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  18. Willacy Co. Windmill Industry GrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | KRGV

    "I kind of look at them like a landmark. Especially at night, because where we live there's no light, in Lyford.

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  19. Local After School Program awarded Cycle 9 GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... outside of the regular school day. Pictured is the San Benito CISD Afterschool Program, in partnership with Lyford CISD, Cycle 9 grant, Cycle 8 grant, and Project Learning Sites staff. The San Benito CISD After School Program, in partnership with ...

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  20. Lyford CISD sends 10 to New York tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... our kids to get out and see what life is like in other places and what these universities offer," said Kristin Brown, Lyford school district curriculum and instruction director. "I was interested in going to Columbia but now that I have visited ...

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