Photo Recap: Lamar Lions Middle School 8th Grade Green Team

(Laredo, Tx)-The Lamar Lions 8th Grade Green Team won their second game of the season defeating the Memorial Middle School Eagles Saturday morning in a game played at the Memorial Middle School Field.  The  Lions were near perfect both offensively and defensively.                       [gallery ids="25907,25908,25911,25915,25916,25917,25919,25926,25927,25932,25935,25939,25940,25952,25954,25955,25956,25961,25974,25975,25988,25989,25994,26000,26001,26014,26015,26022,26023,26024,26038,26043,26050,26053,26054,26055,26056,26060,26070,26072,26073,26074,26075,26076,26077,26078,26079,26080,26081,26082,26083,26084,26085,26086,26089,26090,26091,26093,26099,26100,26101,26102,26103,26104,26105,26106,26108,26109,26110,26111,26112,26113,26123,26129,26130,26131,26132,26133,26134,26135,26136,26137,26138,26139,26140,26142,26143,26144,26145,26146,26148,26150,26151,26152,26153,26155,26156,26157,26030,26027,25970"]

Free Lunch for Members of Law Enforcement

Courtesy Veronica Cantu, (Laredo, Tx)-Several members of the City’s law enforcement community joined students at Alexander High School  for lunch.  This is because the District will now offer free lunch to law enforcement officials who want to eat at UISD campuses.  The individual needs to be in full uniform and present credentials to front office staff and administrators where checks can be conducted.  Pictured is UISD Police Chief Clemente Camarillo with student Joshua Chavana.  Also pictured is City of Laredo Police Officer Laura Montemayor with student Alyssa Uresti.  

Laredo CBP Officers Seize Nearly $3 Million in Hard Narcotics, Uncover 21 Immigration Violations This Weekend

Courtesy Richard Pauza, Laredo, Texas –Late summer showers could not dampen the resolve of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Laredo Port of Entry this weekend as they shone brightly in terms of enforcement activity, seizing nearly $3 million in hard narcotics and uncovering 21 violations of immigration law.  “Our officers kept busy this weekend with an unrelenting flurry of hard narcotics seizures and discovery of numerous immigration law violations,” said Joseph Misenhelter, CBP Port Director, Laredo. “This brisk amount of enforcement activity exemplifies the border security aspect of our mission and demonstrates our commitment to keep our community safe.”  ...


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Courtesy Julie Baza,
 Laredo, Texas — The Board of Directors of the Area Health Education Center (AHEC) announces the 15th Annual Asthma Screening & Education Program to be held on Saturday, September 20th from 10:00 a.m.-1:00pm., at Mall Del Norte near Dillard’s Entrance. A proclamation will be presented by Webb County Judge Danny Valdez and City of Laredo Mayor Raul Salinas at 10:00 a.m.
This annual event is made possible through a collaborative effort between the Area Health Education Center, Dr. Gladys Keene, Dr. Jane Unzeitig, Doctors Hospital, Laredo …

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Courtesy Amy Herrera,

  (Laredo, Tx)-On Thursday, September 18, 2014, County Court at Law #2 will hold their first graduation for the participants of the Juvenile Drug Treatment Court.  Thanks to the hard work and dedication of all those involved in helping troubled youth, 8 participants will be honored at the county court at law #2 at 10 a.m.  In attendance will be Webb County Attorney’s Office, Juvenile Magistrate, Youth Village, SCAN and the participants’ families.
Without the support of these departments, the 16 week treatment would be difficult, if not …

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Courtesy Veronica Cantu,

(Laredo, Tx)-Sames Kia of Laredo will once again give away a brand new car to one lucky United ISD high school student who has perfect attendance this school year.  Details of the 2nd Annual Kia in the Klassroom program were announced this week at the Sames Kia Dealership located at Mann Road and IH-35. 
 “Sames is a proud supporter of education and we are delighted to offer this program once again,” said Evelyn Sames, Dealer Principal for Sames.  “This Program encourages daily school attendance and ultimately helps students …

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Photo Recap:  Lamar Lions Middle School 8th Grade Green Team

(Laredo, Tx)-The Lamar Lions 8th Grade Green Team won their second game of the season defeating the Memorial Middle School Eagles Saturday morning in a game played at the Memorial Middle School Field.  The  Lions were near perfect both offensively and defensively.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Free Lunch for Members of Law Enforcement

Courtesy Veronica Cantu,
(Laredo, Tx)-Several members of the City’s law enforcement community joined students at Alexander High School  for lunch.  This is because the District will now offer free lunch to law enforcement officials who want to eat at UISD campuses.  The individual needs to be in full uniform and present credentials to front office staff and administrators where checks can be conducted. 
Pictured is UISD Police Chief Clemente Camarillo with student Joshua Chavana.  Also pictured is City of Laredo Police Officer Laura Montemayor with student Alyssa Uresti.