LMTonline.com / Mon, 13 Oct 2014 02:59:47 -0500
It’s been more than a year since water quality issues plagued the Rio Bravo and El Cenizo communities.
Driver injured in van fire
A UISD delivery van was engulfed in flames Friday afternoon after experiencing mechanical difficulties, leaving the driver with burns.
Two teen girls found in vehicle’s trunk
A woman was arrested Thursday evening following a traffic stop where two teenage girls were found in the trunk of her car, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Grandma claims items stolen
A man was arrested for allegedly stealing items from his grandmother’s house.
Police: Man threatens to kill his wife
A man who allegedly threatened to kill his wife was arrested.
Noon Optimist Club leadership change
By providing hope and a positive vision, an Optimist member hopes to bring out the best in children, according to the club’s mission.
Marching band contest set for Oct. 18
UISD and its Fine Arts Department will host the Music Region XIV UIL Marching Contest on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the United Independent School District Student Activity Complex.
Farmer’s market Oct. 18
Laredo Main Street - El Centro de Laredo Farmer’s Market is taking place Saturday, Oct. 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Edward Garza named engineer of the year
A local engineer has been bestowed with the Distinguished Engineer of the Year Award by the Texas Engineering Foundation.
The 2014 voter registration season marked a notable increase in Webb County.
A day-by-day battle
Aug. 5, 2013, marked the day Zapata County Sheriff’s Deputy Manuel Longoria and his wife Leslie Vela received a blessing from the sky, they said.
Shaping death penalty dialogue
A distinguished speaker featured Tuesday evening at TAMIU said no one should be in the business of deciding which one of our fellow citizens should die.
Cuellar talks about border issues
The Laredo Licensed U.S. Customs Brokers Association held the second part of their two-day 2014 Laredo International Trade Conference Friday at La Posada Hotel, and Congressman Henry Cuellar started the event with a keynote address.
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