Courtesy Bryan Benway, LAREDO, TX- The Laredo Bucks of the Central Hockey League will host their 2009-10 home opener this Saturday (Oct 24th) when they host the Allen Americans at the LEC. Saturday also marks the return of tailgating to Bucks games, with the first tailgate cookoff starting at 4pm outside the LEC. The entire
Archives for October 20, 2009
Courtesy Richard Pauza, EAGLE PASS, TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry seized 40 rounds of hidden rifle ammunition and seized nearly 28 pounds of cocaine valued at $888,000 in two separate, unrelated enforcement actions this week. The latest seizure occurred on Oct. 15 at Bridge
Courtesy Roberto Treviño, The Early College High School is proud to announce two students that have been selected by the College Board as 2009-2010 National Hispanic Recognition Scholars. The scholars are Alexandra Reyes and Cristina Sanchez. Early College High School Principal Jose Cerda, along with the faculty, staff, and administration congratulate these two young students.
Courtesy Raul Leal, LAREDO – Weather permitting, on Oct. 20, 2009 from 9:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m. on Oct. 21, 2009, a temporary nighttime IH 35 NB closure at the FM 1472 overpass project will be put into effect to install steel girders as part of the NB FM 1472 direct connector bridge. All NB
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Courtesy Raul Leal, AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is proud to announce selection of the winner and honorees of its annual Environmental Achievement Award. The award recognizes the best projects or processes that meet TxDOT’s transportation goals while also protecting or enhancing the environment. Eligible projects must show ability to proactively protect
Courtesy Raul Leal, After Laredo students learn how to eliminate litter as part of the new Don’t Mess with Texas Litter Force 76-school tour, they can wear their support all year long by earning a superhero T-shirt featuring their school’s name. The Litter Force superheroes are bringing a new four-month-long energized show to schoolchildren across
Mayor Raul G. Salinas and Laredo City Council recognized Mildred Judy Reyna, on the occasion of her 100th birthday. Addressing a full house filled with family and City of Laredo employees, Mayor Salinas read a litany of accomplishments and organizations which Ms. Reyna had made an impact here in Laredo. After receiving a standing ovation,
Courtesy Maru De La Paz, Laredo, Texas ( Webb County) – On October 16,2009 at approximately 5 p.m. Webb County Narcotic Investigators along with ICE agents executed a State Narcotic Search Warrant at the 3100 blk. of Ligarde St., Laredo Texas. Deputies found Juan Abrego 55 years of age flushing the contraband in the bathroom.