Garner Sets the Pace for Lemurs

Courtesy Bill Harrington,   Laredo, TX – The Laredo Lemurs’ (22-18) starting pitcher Scott Garner set the pace by working quickly and hitting his spots as he held down the Joplin Blasters (23-14) and the Lemurs picked up the 2-1 victory on Thursday night at Uni-Trade Stadium.   Garner (5-2) was impressive from the start as he worked out of trouble in the first and second inning before allowing the lone run to the Blasters in the third.  Garner ended the night throwing seven innings, giving up one unearned run on seven hits with two walks and four strikeouts to earn the win for ...

United High School Athletes take 1st on 7on7

Courtesy ​ Carmen Rendon, (Laredo, Texas)-Athletes from United High School ​in the 956sports 7on7 tournament against Sharyland in Mission, Texas on June 27, 2015. The Texas State 7on7 Association is a private organization governed by coaches from the state of Texas that promotes football through 7on7 competitions. The tournament consisted of 16 High school teams. Teams that finish in the top two qualify to move on to the 7on7 State Tournament. As a result, UHS is set to play under Division 1 in the 7on7 State Tournament in College Station, Texas on Friday July 10, 2015. The qualifying teams from the division will ...

4th of July Holiday Closure County Closure

Courtesy Larry Sanchez, (Laredo, Texas)-In observance of the 4th of July holiday, all Webb County administrative offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, 2015.  The holiday closure includes the Webb County Tax Assessor Collector’s Office.  The Webb County Sheriff’s Department administrative offices will also be closed.  All emergency services will be available. Webb County Offices will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2015. The next scheduled meeting of the Webb County Commissioners Court will be Monday, July 13, 2015.


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[3 Jul 2015 | Comments Off | ]
Garner Sets the Pace for Lemurs

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Courtesy Bill Harrington,

 
Laredo, TX – The Laredo Lemurs’ (22-18) starting pitcher Scott Garner set the pace by working quickly and hitting his spots as he held down the Joplin Blasters (23-14) and the Lemurs picked up the 2-1 victory on Thursday night at Uni-Trade Stadium.
 
Garner (5-2) was impressive from the start as he worked out of trouble in the first and second inning before allowing the lone run to the Blasters in the third.  Garner ended the night throwing seven innings, giving up one unearned run on …

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United High School Athletes take 1st on 7on7

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Carmen Rendon,

(Laredo, Texas)-Athletes from United High School ​in the 956sports 7on7 tournament against Sharyland in Mission, Texas on June 27, 2015. The Texas State 7on7 Association is a private organization governed by coaches from the state of Texas that promotes football through 7on7 competitions.
The tournament consisted of 16 High school teams. Teams that finish in the top two qualify to move on to the 7on7 State
Tournament. As a result, UHS is set to play under Division 1 in the 7on7 State Tournament in College …

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4th of July Holiday Closure County Closure

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Courtesy Larry Sanchez,

(Laredo, Texas)-In observance of the 4th of July holiday, all Webb County administrative offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, 2015. 
The holiday closure includes the Webb County Tax Assessor Collector’s Office. 
The Webb County Sheriff’s Department administrative offices will also be closed.  All emergency services will be available.
Webb County Offices will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2015.
The next scheduled meeting of the Webb County Commissioners Court will be Monday, July 13, 2015.

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UISD Announces Summer Break and Tax Office Hours Of Operation For Week of July 6

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Courtesy Veronica Cantu,

(Laredo, Texas)-The following departments of the United Independent School District will observe a special work schedule for the week of July 6, 2015. 
The schedule will be as follows:
UISD Central Office (located at 201 Lindenwood Dr.)-Only a receptionist will be available to the public from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, July 6 through July 9, 2015.  Central Office will be closed on July 10, 2015.
UISD Shipping and Receiving Department (located at 3501 East Saunders)-This Department will be open from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, July 6 through July …

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Holle is Fantastic on the Mound for Lemurs

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Courtesy Bill Harrington,

 
Laredo, TX – The Laredo Lemurs’ (21-17) starting pitcher Greg Holle (3-4) dominated the Joplin Blasters’ (22-13) hitters Tuesday night at Uni-Trade Stadium as they rolled to a 4-1 victory. 
 
Holle held the Blasters scoreless through seven innings and he retired the side in order three times.  Holle also walked only one batter, he has now walked only seven batters through 54.2 innings of work over nine starts for the Lemurs.  Holle’s final line saw him work in seven and a third innings while giving …