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Bond set for La Joya Housing Authority executive director

La Joya Housing Authority Director Juan Jose “J.J.” Garza appeared before a federal judge Sept 22, nearly one week since federal agents arrested him.


pt square logoMother of Mission murder victim Jackie Kalifa shared her story

Christine Jacqueline Kalifa, of Mission, was shot in the back of the head after leaving a party on Moorefiled Road.


Although Kalifa’s murder occurred in April 2012, her family still has to deal with the loss every day of their daughter, their mother, their sister.


Police searching for man who dropped off murder victim

Mission police are searching for the man who dropped off a dead Palmview resident at a local hospital Monday afternoon before speeding off.


La Joya AFT mistakenly releases personal information

Approximately 135 La Joya ISD district employees received an email Sept. 16 containing the personal information of 1,600 members from the La Joya American Federation of Teachers, according to a news release from the union.

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