American Association Leauge Game Recaps for Monday August 18th

Courtesy Pointstreak Communications, St. Paul 9, Gary SouthShore 6 The St. Paul Saints took control of the contest in the top of the eighth inning with a six-run rally and ended up claiming a 9-6 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats. That six-run rally came on three-run doubles from both 3B Henry Wrigley and RF Keith Brachold and it erased what was a 6-2 deficit.  Wrigley was 2-for-5 with four RBI and 2B Devin Thaut put up a team-high three hits and scored three times. DH Jake Taylor also had a solid night as he went 2-for-5 with two RBI and two runs scored. For the RailCats, RF Drew Martinez went 4-for-5 and ...

Laredo and Amarillo to Play Doubleheader at Uni-Trade Stadium

Courtesy Bill Harrington, Laredo, TX – Due to back-to-back rainouts in Amarillo, the Laredo Lemurs and the Amarillo Sox will play one of the makeup games in Laredo as part of a doubleheader on Monday, August 25th.  The first game of the doubleheader will start at 5:30pm at Uni-Trade Stadium, with the second game starting no earlier than 7:30pm.  Both games will be scheduled for seven innings, with a half hour break between the two games. Tickets for this date will get you in to see both games for the price of one.  You can get tickets for this event at the Uni-Trade ...

Laredo Just Got Rocked!

Courtesy Carlos Santos, (Laredo, Tx)-Rockin the Rio 2 didn’t disappoint the rock enthusiasts of Laredo. Queensryche with special guests Drowning Pool and The Hunger drew in fans from all ages.  The Hunger, an up and coming band from Houston, opened up the show to get the crowd fired up.  They proved to be a force in the rock world. When Drowning Pool hit the stage, the arena erupted with hits such as “Tear Away” and “Bodies.  This band just gets better and the years go on.  Then the headliner … Queensryche, entertained the fans with hits from the early days with ...


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[19 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
American Association Leauge Game Recaps for Monday August 18th

Courtesy Pointstreak Communications,
St. Paul 9, Gary SouthShore 6
The St. Paul Saints took control of the contest in the top of the eighth inning with a six-run rally and ended up claiming a 9-6 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats.
That six-run rally came on three-run doubles from both 3B Henry Wrigley and RF Keith Brachold and it erased what was a 6-2 deficit.  Wrigley was 2-for-5 with four RBI and 2B Devin Thaut put up a team-high three hits and scored three times. DH Jake Taylor also had a solid night as he went 2-for-5 with two RBI and …

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[18 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Laredo and Amarillo to Play Doubleheader at Uni-Trade Stadium

Courtesy Bill Harrington,

Laredo, TX – Due to back-to-back rainouts in Amarillo, the Laredo Lemurs and the Amarillo Sox will play one of the makeup games in Laredo as part of a doubleheader on Monday, August 25th. 
The first game of the doubleheader will start at 5:30pm at Uni-Trade Stadium, with the second game starting no earlier than 7:30pm.  Both games will be scheduled for seven innings, with a half hour break between the two games.
Tickets for this date will get you in to see both games for the price of one.  …

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[16 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Laredo Just Got Rocked!

Courtesy Carlos Santos,
(Laredo, Tx)-Rockin the Rio 2 didn’t disappoint the rock enthusiasts of Laredo.
Queensryche with special guests Drowning Pool and The Hunger drew in fans from all ages. 
The Hunger, an up and coming band from Houston, opened up the show to get the crowd fired up.  They proved to be a force in the rock world.
When Drowning Pool hit the stage, the arena erupted with hits such as “Tear Away” and “Bodies.  This band just gets better and the years go on. 
Then the headliner … Queensryche, …

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[15 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Marco “El Buki” Antonio Solis Returns to the L.E.A. Saturday August 16th

Courtesy Laredo Energy Arena,
LAREDO, Texas — HKG Duty Free & First Row Productions are proud to present … MARCO ANTONIO SOLIS (“El Buki”) back to the Laredo Energy Arena on Saturday, August 16, 2014. This show is produced by E-Management Co. (www.emgtco.com)
 Marco Antonio Solís (born December 29, 1959 in Ario de Rosales, Michoacán, Mexico) is a Mexican composer and record producer. Also known as “El Buki”, he has remained popular in his native Mexicoas well throughout Latin America and Spain, and the United Stateswith more than thirty entries on Billboard’s …

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[15 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Webb County and Corporate Donors Donate Funds for School Supplies

Courtesy Alex Meyer,
Webb County Judge Danny Valdez’ Community First initiative, Guerra Communications, IBC and AEP donated funds to buy school supplies for economically disadvantaged students in UISD and LISD.
Each school district received a check for $7750.00 during a presentation ceremony at the Webb County Courthouse on August 14, 2014. UISD Board President Javier Montemayor Jr. expressed his appreciation for the donation to UISD by saying that the money would help many students who would otherwise worry about having an adequate amount of learning supplies for the school year.
UISD …