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Peñitas Mayor Rodrigo "Rigo" Lopez. (Photo courtesy of the city of Peñitas.)

Peñitas mayor pleads guilty in public corruption case

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SISD awards contract for security guard services

By Lea Juarez |
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Sharyland moves to gender-neutral student dress code

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del Barrio wins Palmhurst mayoral race without a runoff

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Early Voting Results: del Barrio may win Palmhurst mayoral race without a runoff

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Drainage construction to begin in Mission

By Lea Juarez |
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Engineers provide updates on Mission drainage projects

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New engineer approved for El Valle drainage project

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HEALTHGRADES NAMES MISSION REGIONAL A 2022 PATIENT SAFETY AWARD™ RECIPIENT

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Palmview approves $45,000 severance package for police chief

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RGV 13U reaches Pony World Series

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Faced with runaway inflation, McAllen Public Utility may increase water and sewer rates

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Peñitas Mayor Rodrigo "Rigo" Lopez. (Photo courtesy of the city of Peñitas.)

State lifts ‘financial hold’ on Peñitas grants

By Dave Hendricks |
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Mission City Council to disclose conflict of interest publicly

By Lea Juarez |
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Early voting starts Monday in Palmhurst special election

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Former Customs and Border Protection Officer Oziel Cantu, 48, of Alamo left the federal courthouse in McAllen on Wednesday after being sentenced to 10 years in federal prison. (Photo by Dave Hendricks / The Progress Times.)

Former Customs and Border Protection officer who accepted $17,000 bribe sentenced to 10 years in prison

By Dave Hendricks |
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Mission City Council increases public comment time

By Lea Juarez |
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MCISD approves budget for 2022-2023 school year

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The impact of COVID attendance on MCISD’s budget

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Mission CISD pays teachers above market median

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RGV 13U reaches Pony World Series

July 25, 2022

Mission, La Joya and the RGV on the map Franco said the memories will last a lifetime for parents and children alike. “Meeting these teams from all over the world,” Franco said. “We just played Republica Dominicana, they were a little hesitant but they took the lead 15-3. They went in there and their mind…

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Administration concerned about urgency over Tom Landry project

June 20, 2022

Mission CISD officials continue to stress the priority of finishing the repairs at Tom Landry Hall of Fame Stadium. But Assistant Superintendent for Operations Rick Rivera said the district might need an alternate option if construction is not complete by football season.  “In my professional opinion, representing the district, I continue to stress that we…

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Mission CISD football stadiums to get updated turf

June 20, 2022

It has been eight years since Mission CISD had artificial turf installed at Tom Landry Hall of Fame Stadium and the Veterans Memorial High School stadium, and the time has come to upgrade the stomping grounds.  Immediately after the 2022 football season, the district plans to redo the turf on both fields due to general…

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  • Fred del Barrio (46%, 65 Votes)
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  • Israel Silva (12%, 17 Votes)
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Peñitas mayor pleads guilty in public corruption case

August 11, 2022

Peñitas Mayor Rodrigo “Rigo” Lopez pleaded guilty to a federal theft charge on Thursday. During a hearing on Thursday afternoon, Lopez “admitted that in 2018 he aided and abetted the La Joya Independent School District (LJISD) athletic director in committing fraud against the district,” according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for…

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SISD awards contract for security guard services

August 11, 2022

In keeping with a promise to address campus security, Sharyland ISD renewed an agreement for on-site police officers and awarded a contract for security guard services.  In June, Sharyland ISD held a town hall meeting to discuss the security and safety of the district. They heard feedback from community members, and at the June school…

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Sharyland moves to gender-neutral student dress code

August 10, 2022

The Sharyland ISD board of trustees approved a singular dress code for students of all genders at the July school board meeting. The Student Code of Conduct changes are effective for the 2022-2023 school year.  The gender-neutral dress code affects student clothing, accessories and hair requirements. For example, Sharyland ISD previously restricted the hair length…

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