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Mission City Council to discuss attorney’s resignation, replacement

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Big 7 Wrestling: State Championships Recap

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Despite the La Joya Coyotes aggressive defense, the Mission Eagle came out on top with the win. Final score Mission 4, La Joya 1. Photo by: Mario Magallon

A Tuesday Night Doubleheader

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Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks celebrate the win during last Tuesday's playoff match against Weslaco East Wildcats.  Progress Times photo by Joe Vela.

Big 7 Boys Basketball: Bi-district round recap

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Peñitas flower shop owner faces second arrest

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McAllen ISD board approves schoolyard forests agreement with city, Quinta

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Sen. Juan ‘Chuy’ Hinojosa and Pct. 3 Commissioner Everardo ‘Ever’ Villarreal (center) stand with Hidalgo County representatives, Alton city mayor and commission, and construction staff on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Photo by Maria Ruiz/Progress Times.

Pct. 3, Hidalgo County break ground on Juan ‘Chuy’ Hinojosa community complex

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McAllen school board approves calendar after criticism

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Aaron Villarreal tends to the outdoor VMHS garden on Wednesday, February 14, 2024. Photo by Maria Ruiz/Progress Times.

VMHS senior grows 2-foot broccoli plant

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Alton PD joins local Texas Anti-Gang Center program

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City of Mission liquidity concerns persisted through 2023

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Facing $20 million cumulative deficit, McAllen ISD begins budget work

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Edinburg and McAllen unify with Hike & Bike Trail

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Mission orders May charter election

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Big 7 Boys Basketball: Playoff Preview

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Winners Win

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The Lady Eagles faced strong half court pressure during the game vs the Lady Greyhounds; #5, Bella Rivera, had a difficult time finding someone to pass to.  Progress Times photo by Mario Magallon

Big 7 girls’ basketball playoffs underway

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Jose Yebra, Rowe Basketball Coach. Photo courtesy via Facebook.

McAllen ISD: Yebra removed as coach, Rowe must forfeit basketball games

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Sullivan City picks new city secretary

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Edinburg spotlights local veteran and Black History proclamations, reviews 2022 annual audit

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Big 7 Wrestling: State Championships Recap

February 22, 2024

Rattlers show out in Houston The 23-24 high school wrestling season ended last week in Houston, Texas, as thousands of fans packed the Berry Center in Cypress to watch hundreds of the state’s premiere 5A and 6A wrestlers compete at the UIL State Championships. Seven Big 7 wrestlers from Sharyland High School, La Joya High…

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A Tuesday Night Doubleheader

February 22, 2024

Eagles and Coyotes go head-to-head La Joya Pack Stadium hosted a District 31-6A soccer doubleheader matchup between the Mission Eagles and the La Joya Coyotes. The Lady Eagles and the Lady Coyotes started it all off that night. The Lady Coyotes went into this game on a three game win streak. They got off to…

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Big 7 Boys Basketball: Bi-district round recap

February 22, 2024

Underdog Diamondbacks advance The Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks remain as the lone Big 7 survivor after the bi-district round of the 2024 UIL Boys State Basketball Playoffs. The La Joya Palmview Lobos, La Joya Coyotes, and Mission Eagles have all been eliminated. As a result, the Diamondbacks have advance to the Area round, where they will…

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Mission City Council to discuss attorney’s resignation, replacement

February 23, 2024

The Mission City Council may accept its city attorney’s resignation Monday and discuss appointing someone to replace him with. Mission hired Victor Flores as city attorney in January of 2023 after the resignation of Gus Martinez. Flores said Friday evening that he and Mayor Norie Gonzalez Garza had talked the previous afternoon about his resignation,…

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Peñitas flower shop owner faces second arrest

February 22, 2024

A Peñitas flower shop owner faces a state felony charge after being arrested again for theft. Rosa Barrera, owner of Rossy Floreria, had a victim come forward not too long after her December arrest, where she stole $58,323.32 from a customer. The Peñitas Police Department arrested the former floral shop owner on February 1, 2024,…

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McAllen ISD board approves schoolyard forests agreement with city, Quinta

February 22, 2024

After some pointed questions for Quinta Mazatlan Executive Director Colleen Hook, the McAllen Independent School District Board of Trustees approved Monday an interlocal agreement with the city and Quinta that could pave the way for $2.7 million worth of trees coming the district’s way. That money would come from a Texas A&M Forest Service grant…

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