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Archives for November 2014

Alexander High School Promotes Unity Among Students with MIM Activities

Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Tx)-On the morning of November 20, Alexander high school students, including the Mighty Bulldog Band, Dazzlers, Air Force ROTC, cheerleaders, basketball team and Anime Club hosted a Meet in The Middle (MIM) parade on the campus grounds. MIM is an effort spearheaded by Special Olympics to promote acceptance and inclusion of

Traffic stop leads Sheriff’s Deputies to more than half a million dollars

  Courtesy Brenda Medina, Laredo, TX (Webb County) – Webb County Sheriff’s Deputies detained two individuals following a traffic stop where thousands of dollars were found in their vehicle on Tuesday. Deputies patrolling the area conducted the traffic stop on Interstate 35 headed southbound, which led to the seizure of approximately half a million dollars. The

AT&T Construction Work to Close One Lane on Del Mar at Rocio

Courtesy Xochitl Mora, (Laredo, Tx)-The  AT&T contractor will close the southern-most eastbound lane on Del Mar at Rocio beginning tonight, Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  The one lane closure is at the 7600 block of Del Mar beginning at 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. The proposed traffic control plan for this closure is attached. Motorists and pedestrians

9th Annual Sames Auto Group Mission Give Laredo Drive for Bethany House

Sames Auto Group and Bethany House Organizers  Courtesy Ana Soto,   Laredo, Tx—Organizers are looking to Laredo and surrounding communities in support of the 9th Annual Mission Give Laredo collection drive this Saturday, November 22nd .  Mission Give Laredo will take place at Sames dealerships located at the corner of IH35 and Mann Road. With

Notice of Upcoming Holiday Schedule for United ISD

Courtesy Veronica Cantu, (Laredo, Tx)-In observance of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, all United Independent School District campuses and administrative offices, including the Tax Office located at 3501 E. Saunders, will be closed from November 24-28, 2014.  Taxes, however; can be paid online at the UISD web site located at www.uisd.net, by clicking on the “Pay

UISD’s Tomorrow’s Teachers Program Draws Over 500 Students

Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Tx)-On Novmber 18, 2014, 537 elementary, middle and high school students participated UISD’s Tomorrow’s Teachers program at the UISD SAC auditorium and meeting rooms. The Tomorrow’s Teachers program is an annual initiative that provides encouragement to students who are considering a career in teaching. The theme of this year’s mini-conference was

Holiday Skate – Public Skating at the LEA December 6, 2014

Courtesy Laredo Energy Arena, (Laredo, Tx)-The Laredo Energy Arena will be hosting a Holiday Skate – Public Skating Day, December 6, 2014 starting at 12:00PM and ending at 9:15PM. The event will be hosted in sessions of one-hour with 15 minute breaks after each session. Doors open at 11:30AM. What a great way to welcome

Role Models Read to Ruiz Students for National Picture Book Month

Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Tx)-Last week Ruiz elementary students Pre-K -5th grade got a special treat on November 12, 2014 when guest readers from our community narrated short story picture books in their classrooms. The activity was coordinated by Ruiz librarian Leticia Sanchez in conjunction with National Picture Book Month, an international literacy initiative that


Courtesy Laredo Energy Arena, TICKETS ON SALE THIS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21st AT THE LAREDO ENERGY ARENA FOR ANOTHER CHANCE TO SEE THE LEGENDARY DIVO DE JUAREZ IN CONCERT LAREDO, TEXAS—The legendary Juan Gabriel will return to concert stages in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic for the second leg of his sold-out, critically acclaimed

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