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Mission looking to spend $24.5 million on drainage improvements

Even after the Hidalgo County bond election secured $190 million for drainage improvements, Mission is responsible for an additional $24.5 million to cover additional in-city modifications. This week, the city of Mission held a joint workshop to discuss what the TEDSI Infrastructure Group has found in the beginning stages of the Mission drainage improvements. Following…

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MCISD discusses Pre-K program

The Mission Consolidated Independent School District met this week to discuss several items, including the Prekindergarten program. Dr. Sharon Roberts, the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, presented the item on the Prekindergarten program. Roberts said MCISD started a partnership with the Hidalgo County Head Start Program in 2017 on a School Readiness Partnership Model,…

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Disabilities chamber of commerce launched in the RGV

Faced with what they say is a lack of opportunities for members of the community with disabilities, three women have banded together to create a non-profit dedicated to serving what they call an untapped market. “We figured it was time to start helping the community with the things we did for our family,” Esmeralda Leal,…

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Area Sports

Playoff primer

Three Big 7 girls’ basketball teams ready for the post season The UIL girls’ state basketball playoffs begin next week and with it comes both the familiar and the new for the qualifying teams from the Big 7. Here is a look at the teams who have qualified.  Sharyland Pioneer The Lady Diamondbacks return to…

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Starting off on the right foot

Early goals aided both the girls and boys soccer teams of La Joya Juarez-Lincoln High School this past Tuesday night in a pair of wins against La Joya High. The victories also kept both the Lady Huskies and Huskies undefeated two weeks into the start of District 30-6A play. The Lady Huskies started off the…

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Repeat Sweeps

Sharyland High soccer teams take down Pioneer One week after opening district play with a pair of victories over La Joya Palmview, the Lady Rattlers and Rattlers soccer teams of Sharyland High did it again with identical 4-0 victories over Sharyland Pioneer Tuesday night at Richard Thompson Stadium in Mission. Combined with their victories over…

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