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Archives for August 7, 2009

LPD Narcotics Division and ICE Agents seize bundles of marijuana after a brief chase

Courtesy Joe Baeza,  On 07-06-09, Laredo Police Narcotics/Vice Unit with assistance by Laredo Police Patrol Division, and I.C.E. Agents followed a vehicle, a 2004 Red in color Dodge Intrepid, suspected of having a load from previous narcotics investigations.  Patrol attempted to stop vehicle when the vehicle sped up and failed to stop. The vehicle eventually

Regional Leaders Discuss I-69 Development Corridor Segment Committee to guide TxDOT planning

Courtesy Raul Leal, AUSTIN – Regional leaders are set to meet with state transportation officials Tuesday as part of a long-term public involvement effort, providing guidance and local perspective to develop I-69. The I-69 Corridor Segment Committee Number Five is one of five regional citizen advisory groups meeting in August to help the Texas Department


August 6, 2009-San Angelo, TX-The Laredo Broncos had a late rally against them, as they fell to the San Angelo Colts by a score of 6-3 at Foster Field, on Thursday. The Colts struck first in the second inning.  They loaded the bases with one out, on three walks by Broncos starter Gustavo Vasquez.  Then

CBP Officers, Border Patrol Agents Seize $50,000 in Undeclared Currency, Two Handguns, 129 Bullets in Outbound Seizures at Laredo Port of Entry

  Courtesy Richard Pauza,  Laredo, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and Border Patrol agents conducting outbound operations this week seized $50,000 in undeclared currency, two handguns, four gun magazines and 129 rounds of ammunition in two separate seizures.    The currency seizure occurred on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2009, at the Lincoln-Juarez Bridge.

LISD Student Orientation Schedule

Laredo Independent School District will be holding student orientation for all students entering ninth grade in high school or sixth grade in middle school.  Students and parents will be able to work on 2009-10 class schedules and receive other important information regarding registration.   Below is the student orientation schedule for high school and middle school

Mayor Salinas Reacts to Confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to United States Supreme Court

   City of Laredo Mayor Raul G. Salinas offered the following statement in reaction to the vote of the United States Senate, confirming Judge Sonia Sotomayor as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.   “The nomination of Judge Sotomayor was a moment of great pride for every Hispanic in America.  Her