Duval County Newswire

Duval County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Duval County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 54 in Duval County, TX

  1. South-Texas 10 mins ago 6:19 p.m.Alice man found shot to death on ranch in Duval CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | KIII

    ... of Alice was found shot in the back of the head around 11 a.m. on the small ranch owned by his family. The Duval County Sheriff's Office along with authorites out of Jim Wells County and the Texas Rangers said there were no weapons found at the ...

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  2. Florida jail deputy accused of sexually assaulting girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Valley Morning Star

    ... are also investigating Dixon and additional charges could be filed on allegations of incidents that happened in Duval County. Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we'll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More>> Every Sudoku has a ...

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  3. Duval County drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | KIII

    A 55-year old man is behind bars after law officers found him with some black tar heroin. The bust was made after a search warrant was carried out a home along the 100 block of North Trevino in San Diego.

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  4. Duval County drug raid results in the arrest of one man Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | KIII

    ... block of North Trevino in San Diego. Officers with the Central South Texas Criminal Investigation Unit and the Duval County Sheriff's Office busted in and found about 24 grams fo the heroin. One man, 55-year old Luis Daniel Hinojosa was arrested and ...

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  5. Starr County approves agreement for public defender programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... have high poverty rates and a very limited tax base, so we have struggled to meet indigent defense needs," Duval County Judge Ricardo Carrillo stated in the news release. "This support is essential and will allow us to meet our constitutional ...

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  6. Help Load Supplies on the School Bus at Duval Public LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | The Herald Democrat

    The Duval County libraries will each have a supply box that need to be filled with school supplies to help get the Duval County youngsters back to school.

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  7. Fatal rollover in Duval CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | KIII

    Department of Public Safety troopers are looking into a fatal rollover accident that happened around 4 p.m. Sunday in Duval County, about six miles west of San Diego on Highway 44.

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  8. South-Texas 20 mins ago 6:11 p.m.Fatal rollover crash in Duval CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | KIII

    Department of Public Safety troopers are looking into a fatal rollover accident that happened around 4 p.m. Sunday in Duval County, about six miles west of San Diego on Highway 44. Troopers said the driver of a Chevy Tahoe with seven other people inside lost control of the vehicle and flipped over. A passenger in the SUV, 27-year-old Irasema Salazar-Hernandez was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  9. Florida saw more than 400 reported cases of human trafficking in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... which tracks reports of human trafficking statewide, received 73 reports of suspected human trafficking in Duval County in 2015. Of those, 19 cases were verified. Since the implementation of Safe Harbor laws, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has ...

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  10. One Killed in Single-Vehicle Accident in Duval CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | KIII

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a single-vehicle accident that claimed the life of one man just after 10 a.m. Tuesday on State Highway 359, about seven and a half miles north of Benavides.

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  11. South-Texas 37 mins ago 5:20 p.m.One Killed in Single-Car Accident in Duval CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | KIII

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a single-vehicle accident that claimed the life of one man just after 10 a.m. Tuesday on State Highway 359, about seven and a half miles north of Benavides. Officials said a 2016 Ford F-350 occupied just by a driver collided with the improved shoulder of the highway for an unknown reason and struck a bridge guardrail before rolling off the roadway.

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  12. 2 Arrests Made in Duval County Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | KIII

    Early Friday morning, agents with the Central South Texas Criminal Investigation Unit, along with the assistance of the Duval County Sheriff's Office and the Alice Police Dept. conducted a search warrant at 300 block of Nickerson within San Diego city limits.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... there rejected the idea, after residents raised concerns during a public hearing. Local activists are pushing Duval County to hold a similar meeting. "It's a chance to have the community's voices heard; to really provide them the information that we ...

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  14. Texas county to submit proposal for new immigrant centerRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Washington Times

    Officials in a South Texas county say they plan to submit a proposal to Immigration and Customs Enforcement to turn a shuttered nursing home into a new immigrant family detention center. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports Duval County officials plan to partner with Serco Inc. to operate the facility in San Diego, located about 130 miles south of San Antonio.

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  15. Diocese of Corpus Christi raises objections to immigration detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... 200 jobs and bring in an estimated $100,000 dollars in revenue each year to the county. On Monday, leaders in Duval County held a meeting Monday to discuss the proposal. According to the diocese, that meeting was held without required notification ...

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  16. Duval County backing proposed immigration centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... families near San Diego. County officials shot it down after a much opposition from residents. Now, leaders in Duval County are hoping to start the process over. "I found out, that the fact that even if it was in Jim Wells County and not in Duval ...

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  17. Duval County backing proposed immigration centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    The Cut It Up Barber Shop and Salon, located in the 4900 block of Holly Road, is offering free haircuts for all police officers in the area. A Corpus Christi barber has gone a cut above the rest when it comes to saying thanks to area law enforcement.

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  18. Charter school test scores show many scored below Duval district schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... are doing great things on behalf of children, but when you aggregate the performance of charter schools [in Duval County] we are challenged." Vitti said 64 percent of Duval's elementary schools and 68 percent of its middle schools scored higher on ...

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  19. County halts proposed third federal family detention center in TexasRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... l-based tax base. The project was expected to provide about 200 jobs at the proposed site astride the Jim Wells-Duval county line in San Diego, 125 miles south of San Antonio.

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  20. County halts proposed South Texas family detention centerRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... l-based tax base. The project was expected to provide about 200 jobs at the proposed site astride the Jim Wells-Duval county line in San Diego, 125 miles south of San Antonio.

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