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Rabies Clinics Offered by Health Department

Courtesy Xochitl Mora,  
Laredo, TX – The City of Laredo Health Department wants to remind the public that rabies continues to be a local threat. We currently hold two Rabies Clinics every month.  The first clinic is the first Wednesday of each month at from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and the second clinic is held every third Wednesday of each month at the Health Department from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. 
 WHEN:          August 4, 2010 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
                        August 18, 2010 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
WHERE:       2200 …

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Recognition Recap at Aug 2 City Council Meeting

Courtesy Xochitl Mora,
Earlier tonight, City of Laredo Mayor Raul G. Salinas and Members of the Laredo City Council recognized some outstanding youth in the city, youngsters who are doing their best to Laredo on the map and representing our fair city throughout the state and nation.

The Lady Texas from Trautmann Elementary School and Kazen Elementary School were ranked 3rd in the nation at the recent Youth Basketball of America National Basketball Tournament in Florida were recognized for doing so well in their tournament play, winning at regional, state and then …

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Theophane Wants To Fight Worlds Best

By: Cestus Press
 Cestus Management’s 140-to-147 pound world contender Ashley Theophane scored an impressive decision victory over IBF number 3 ranked welterweight Delvin Rodriguez.  Theophane displayed superb boxing skills as he constantly kept Rodriguez off balance by stepping around the Dominican’s offense and landing sharp combination’s to clearly win a close action packed fight.  Rodriguez, who is a former 3 time world title challenger, worked hard but in the end, Theophane just proved to be the better fighter. The fight was the main event and took place at the Buffalo Run …

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[2 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]

Courtesy Danny Angel,
(Aug. 1st, LAREDO, TX) – An RBI single by D.J Dixon gave the Broncos the lead late against the Thunder allowing the Broncos to pick up their third win in a row. The Broncos looked to continue their winning ways with RHP Juan Peralta (6-2) on the mound.  The Coastal Bend Thunder sent RHP Toro Trevino (3-6) to the mound in game three of the series.
 The Broncos took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first on the sacrifice fly by Jolen Pacheco. Pacheco picked up his …

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[2 Aug 2010 | One Comment | ]

Courtesy Larry Sanchez,
 After many meetings and countless hours of work in the past few months, Webb County Judge Danny Valdez will be filing the proposed balanced 2010-2011 Webb County Budget at the Webb County Clerk’s Office on Monday, August 2.  The Judge will present the proposed balanced budget to Webb County Clerk Margie Ramirez Ibarra at 3 p.m. at the Justice Center located at 1100 Victoria Street.