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City unveils new Fitness Court

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Mission Resource Center coming soon

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First U.S. monkeypox death, Hidalgo County cases increase

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Mission CISD still tracking COVID cases, taking precautions

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Uncertainty for Hall of Fame logo at Tom Landry stadium

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City Council Highlights — tax rate, food pantry, school security

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La Joya ISD teacher who left child in hot car charged with state jail felony

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McAllen businessman placed on probation after pleading guilty to transporting illegal alien

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Sullivan City plans to increase property tax rate

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La Joya ISD welcomes new school board trustee

By Dave Hendricks |
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Pharr EMS projected to lose nearly $6.9 million during first 12 months of operations

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Agua SUD cancels uncontested elections

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Tom Landry Stadium Lives Again

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For the first time in a decade, Republican mounts campaign for Texas House District 35

By Dave Hendricks |
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Pharr plans to shut down RGV Angel Flight in mid-September

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Agua SUD says La Joya businesswoman filed for the wrong seat on utility board

By Dave Hendricks |
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Agua SUD served with federal grand jury subpoena for records on former general manager

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La Joya ISD asks former union organizer to join school board

By Dave Hendricks |
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Sullivan City Council backs local educator for school board

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7 candidates vying for seats on Agua SUD board

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Uncertainty for Hall of Fame logo at Tom Landry stadium

September 19, 2022

By spring, the plan is to have new turf on the fields at Tom Landry Hall of Fame Stadium and Veterans Memorial High School Patriot Stadium. Although Mission CISD is in the design stage, there is a legal issue causing a hiccup in the process.  The Mission High School football stadium, named after Dallas Cowboys…

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Tom Landry Stadium Lives Again

September 4, 2022

​The Friday night lights were shining bright at Tom Landry Stadium once again for the first time in over a year as the Mission Eagles hosted the McAllen High Bulldogs in Week 2 of Valley high school football. That’s because the repairs project on the stadium’s home side stands finally reached the point of “substantial…

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Tom Landry stadium nearly ready for football season

August 22, 2022

Mission CISD is in the final stretch of the repairs project at Tom Landry Hall of Fame Stadium. Although there has been much back and forth between the school district and the contractors, the plan is to have the stadium ready for the football game on Aug. 26.  The home side of the stadium, which…

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City unveils new Fitness Court

September 27, 2022

Mission’s latest outdoor attraction is now open to the public. The city held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Fitness Court at Hollis Rutledge Park at 3408 N. Inspiration Road.  A Fitness Court is an outdoor gym with workout stations for bodyweight circuit training. It has seven stations with equipment designed for a full-body workout…

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Mission Resource Center coming soon

September 27, 2022

The Mission Food Pantry has been part of the community for more than 30 years, but soon it will transform into the Valley’s first resource center through the Food Bank of the RGV. The location at 115 S. Mayberry St. will be a multi-service outlet for Missionites and the surrounding area for those needing food…

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First U.S. monkeypox death, Hidalgo County cases increase

September 27, 2022

This article has been updated to reflect the most recent number of cases.  It’s been just over a month since the Hidalgo County health officials reported the first monkeypox case in the area. Since then, that number has increased to seven, according to the Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Department.  Each Monday, Hidalgo County…

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