McAllen Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Talon Shumway poised to give Cougar offense a liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... class and was rated the No. 1 receiving prospect from the state that year. He then served a two-year LDS mission to McAllen, Texas, before trying to regain and even improve upon his great form in high school. He underwent surgery upon returning home ...

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  2. Andrew Hollinger: High expectations and encouragement boost student writing skillsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... Outstanding Teaching Award. Hollinger, one of four UTRGV faculty members to earn this year's ROTA award, is a McAllen native entering his 10th year of teaching - four at the high school level, and five at UTRGV and legacy institution UTPA. The ...

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  3. Potentially losing $100K annually, Alton joins lawsuit SB 1004 lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Progress Times

    Citing an imminent loss of substantial revenues, Alton is now the third city in the Rio Grande Valley to sue the state of Texas over a senate bill that prohibits cities from charging telecommunications companies for putting transmitters in public rights-of-way. During an Aug. 8 meeting, city commissioners unanimously voted to join the cities of McAllen and Pharr in suing the state over passage of Senate Bill 1004 to stop it from going into effect Sept.

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  4. Investigation continues after nearly 20 migrants found in trailerRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... 10 people died in the back of a hot truck with little ventilation in San Antonio. (Delcia Lopez/The Monitor via AP) McALLEN - No one has been charged a day after nearly 20 migrants were discovered inside a trailer in Edinburg, according to officials ...

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  5. IDEA students return to classesRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... United States. This year IDEA opened five new campuses: IDEARio GrandeCity and IDEA Tres Lagos in Rio GrandeCity and McAllen, and IDEA Brackenridge, IDEA Ewing Halsell, and IDEA Harvey E. Najim in San Antonio. Collectively, these schools will serve ...

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  6. Valley educators move up the ladder at Teach for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    ... success of the region, and she will be the one to step up as executive director while Garcia moves on. Gonzalez, of McAllen, worked in education for 18 years, holding a variety of positions from teacher to assistant principal and principal in the ...

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  7. Records: Former La Joya Police Chief worked with drug traffickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    ... crime at the La Joya police station September 3, 2014 in La Joya. photo by joel martinez/jmartinez@themonitor.com McALLEN - A former La Joya Police Chief faces federal drug charges after a more than yearlong investigation revealed he was allegedly ...

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  8. Better higher education opportunities can improve advancement in the ValleyRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... areas (MSA) by the Educational Policy Institute ranked the Brownsville-Harlingen MSA at 149th in the nation. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission came in last, at 150. Our two MSAs ranked lowest in percentage of adults aged 25 or older holding a high school ...

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  9. Local environmentalists battle two fronts as border wall construction moves aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    A woman passes over a levee Wednesday July 19, 2017 at Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge in Alamo. photo by Nathan McALLEN - With the wheels already in motion for the construction of a border wall on a local wildlife refuge and in other areas, local environmentalists are positioning themselves for a fierce battle with the federal government.

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  10. Pharr joins McAllen in lawsuit against state over SB 1004Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Nearly a month after McAllen voted to sue the state over Senate Bill 1004, Pharr voted Monday to do the same. SB 1004 says cities cannot charge telecommunications companies for putting transmitters in public right-of-way.

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  11. Edinburg woman gets probation in human smuggling caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | The Countywide

    ... said. Stories given by Wong and Rivas conflicted, with one saying Rivas was asked to give Martin a ride from McAllen to Houston and the other saying Wong came to Rivas' home and asked her to accompany him to Houston. Flanigan ordered that Rivas, who ...

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  12. Contrasting HubbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Daily Political

    ... manufacturers (OEMs), distributors and end users. It operates distribution facilities in Plainfield, Indiana; McAllen, Texas; LaVergne, Tennessee, and Florence, Kentucky. Receive News & Ratings for Hubbell Incorporated Daily - Enter your email ...

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  13. Series talk focuses on simplicity with a natural healerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Danielle Lopez talks about curandarismo at Hinovations Art Gallery as part of Chingona Fest: Women's Empowerment Festival Aug. 6, 2017 in McAllen, Texas. MCALLEN - In an intimate setting at Hinovations Art Gallery sat five women on a Sunday afternoon listening to this week's speaker, Danielle Lopez, a local curandera/natural healer as part of the Chingona Fest, an educational "Platica" Series.

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  14. Cities divided on SB 4Read the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... "Senate Bill 4 does not change how most law enforcement agencies in Texas already work," wrote Gov. Greg Abbott, McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez and Hidalgo County Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra in a joint May 23 Monitor editorial. But despite ...

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  15. Police connect with community at - Viva McAllen Streets'Read the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    Residents from across the Rio Grande Valley turned out in high numbers Saturday to honor local law enforcement and "support the blue" at the "Viva McAllen Street" event. McAllen Crime Stoppers, a nonprofit organization built on a solid partnership between law enforcement, the media, and a team of volunteers working together to help solve crime sponsored the event at the McAllenConvention Center.

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  16. Tandy Leather Factory's (TLF) CEO Shannon Greene on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... growth strategy. We opened three new stores this quarter: in Allen, Texas, opened in April; Miami, Florida and McAllen, Texas, both opening in May. We are excited about each of these locations since we already have a strong and established customer ...

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  17. Congressmen oppose wildlife refuge as site for border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... letter are Joaquin Castro, of San Antonio; Henry Cuellar, of Laredo; Lloyd Doggett, of Austin; Vicente Gonzalez, of McAllen; Beto O'Rourke, of El Paso; and Filemon Vela, of Brownsville. It's unclear how quickly construction could begin if the Senate ...

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  18. Health conference touches on access to health care in the ValleyRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... the law. As part of the Problem Solvers Caucus, a bipartisan group of congressmen, U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, sent a proposal to the White House with a plan to fix problems with Obamacare. The Problem Solvers Caucus, which is comprised ...

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  19. Some cities divided on SB 4Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... "Senate Bill 4 does not change how most law enforcement agencies in Texas already work," wrote Gov. Greg Abbott, McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez and Hidalgo County Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra in a joint May 23 Monitor editorial. But despite ...

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  20. Congressmen oppose Texas wildlife refuge as border wall siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... congressmen are Joaquin Castro of San Antonio, Henry Cuellar of Laredo, Lloyd Doggett of Austin, Vicente Gonzalez of McAllen, Beto O'Rourke of El Paso, and Filemon Vela of Brownsville. If you have feedback about KXAN, we'd love to hear it. If you ...

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