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  1. Task force to combat South Texas public corruptionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... public (will be) pleased that someone is finally doing something about it," said Stone, who leads the unit based in McAllen. Stone said each of the FBI's 56 field offices investigates public corruption, but an "inordinate amount" of such cases in ...

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  2. Texas Department of State Health Services, Appellant, v. Laura Gonzalez, Appellee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | FindLaw

    ... following. a On December 1, 2009, Gonzalez was involved in a four-car pile-up on the eastbound-side of Highway 83 in McAllen, Texas. a Gonzalez was traveling directly behind Odwin Pena, who "lost control of his vehicle and collided with the concrete ...

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  3. El Paso, a cultural mash-up of Texas and MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    ... pants designed to "lift your butt" and sprawling stores stuffed with cowboy boots. I spent seven years living in McAllen, Texas, and love the cultural mash-up that erupts where Mexico and Texas collide. It's sun-baked and blistered and a little worn ...

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  4. Texas' November jobless rate falls to 4.9 percentRead the original story

    Friday | KRGV

    ... in September and 5.3 percent in August. Midland had the lowest unemployment rate in November, at 2.3 percent. The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area had the highest, at 8.2 percent. Seven of 11 major industries added jobs in Texas over the month, ...

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  5. Texas aircraft helps CBP seize $12.5 million of cocaine in naval bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Texas man for allegedly trying to smuggle 15 pounds of heroin hidden in fire extinguishers. Juan Jesus Vasquez of McAllen was charged with possession with intent to distribute Schedule I heroin and was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on ...

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  6. Texasa November jobless rate falls to 4.9 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... processing, hosting and related services. Midland had the lowest unemployment rate in November, at 2.3 percent. The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area had the highest, at 8.2 percent.

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  7. Fitch Affirms Weslaco ISD, TX, ULTs at 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    ... credit consideration. Weslaco ISD is located in Hidalgo County near the U.S.-Mexico border and between the cities of McAllen and Harlingen. The city of Weslaco is the district's major commercial center and had an estimated 2013 population of 37,093. ...

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  8. Steel company announces 100,00-square-foot Mission plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Progress Times

    ... to create at least 25-40 jobs. Earlier this year, Mission Economic Development Corporation, through a referral from McAllen EDC, began communicating with Southwest Steel Coil Inc. The company, located in Santa Teresa, New Mexico, processes and ...

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  9. Texas adds 34,800 jobs in November, energy industry loses jobs for first time in a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dallas Morning News

    ... rate was 4.6 percent in November. The Midland area had the lowest November rate in the state at 2.3 percent. The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission area had the highest at 8.2 percent. Local numbers are not seasonally adjusted. "The Texas economy continued ...

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  10. The end of a Guerra; DA readies to leave officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Progress Times

    ... John Feit, has long been a suspect. Feit heard Garza's confession the last night she was seen alive. "In 2004, (McAllen Police Chief) Victor Rodriguez wanted to arrest the priest in Arizona, and I stopped him," Guerra said. "I knew the evidence he ...

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    Thursday | Monster.com

    ... ATE POSTIONS.eps Medical Paramedics Auto Supply Tech. Call Takers - Will Train Apply in person at: 1501 S. K Center, McAllen, Tx. or email application to: mgilbert@medcare-ems.com Call (956) 661-4100

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  12. Tri-County Communications receives great honorRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 18, 2014 - MCALLEN, Texas -- Tri-County Communications, a local leader of wireless communications equipment and solutions, today announced it has been designated a Motorola Service Elite Specialist by Motorola Solutions, a reflection of Tri-County communications ability to sell, design, deploy, support, and service the highest tiers of Motorola products and solutions as a direct representative. "Even though we sell superior wireless communications equipment, we understand that it requires periodic preventive maintenance and or repair," said Rick Surratt the Technical Operations Manager for Tri-County Communications.

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  13. There's A Favorite Shipping Store In Pharr, TX for Residents and BusinessesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PR Log

    When the rapid growth Pharr, TX has experienced recenty prompts folks to look for a shipping store in Pharr, TX, they've found the Handle With Care Packaging Store are the experts to call. PRLog - Dec. 18, 2014 - MCALLEN, Texas -- Pharr, TX -- Thursday, December 18th, 2014 -- When communities expand as Pharr has, the need for packing and shipping comes up often.

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  14. Colorado father, son sentenced for bringing drugs to LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Denver Post

    ... DiGiulio, the younger Salzano's attorney, added. Vincent Salzano told federal agents he had picked up the cocaine in McAllen, Texas, along the United States-Mexico border, reboarded the plane and was in the process of transporting the drugs to ...

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  15. Texas Photography is seeking individuals for school photographyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Monster.com

    ... lean criminal history record * Apply in person only on Dec. 22 & 23. rd, 2014!!!10:00 am - 3:30pm. 813 E. Esperanza, McAllen, Tx.

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  16. Father and son caught at Baton Rouge airport transporting 72 pounds of cocaine sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    ... Rouge Metropolitan Airport on their way to transport 30 packaged bundles (72 pounds) of cocaine to Atlanta from McAllen, Texas. The pair was convicted of possession with intent to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine. The elder Salzano was ...

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  17. Prison for Ex-Homeland Security official in TexasRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    An ex-Department of Homeland Security supervisor in South Texas must serve three years in prison for trying to cover up lapses in investigations and operations. Pedraza was special agent-in-charge of the Office of Inspector General's McAllen field office from 2009 to early 2012.

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  18. Ex-Homeland Security Investigator Draws 3 Years in Prison for Falsifying RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Government Executive

    The onetime head of the Homeland Security Department inspector general's team in Texas was sentenced to 37 months in prison on Monday for conspiring with other special agents to falsify records and hinder his office's criminal probes, the Justice Department announced. Former DHS IG Special-Agent-in-Charge Eugenio Pedraza, 50, of McAllen, Texas, was ordered to prison by U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen of the Southern District of Texas.

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  19. Quincy Bioscience Kicks Off the 2015 Better Memory TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... starting in Washington, D.C. See below for a detailed schedule: Jan. 20-21, Winter Texan Expo and Health Fair in McAllen, Texas from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. About Quincy Bioscience: Quincy Bioscience is a biotechnology company based in Madison, Wisconsin, ...

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  20. Courageous women honored at Scarritt Bennett dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | United Methodist Church

    Bishop Minerva Carcano helps conduct a strategy session on United Methodist response to the recent influx of immigrants from Central America at First United Methodist Church in McAllen, Texas. United Methodist Bishop Minerva Carcano received the Ann L. Reskovac Courage Award from Scarritt Bennett Center on Dec. 6 in recognition for her work as an immigration activist.

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