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News in Starr County, Texas
Gov. Perry appoints Jaramillo as Judge of 400th Judicial District Court
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:06:52 -0700
Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Maggie Jaramillo of Richmond as judge of the 400th Judicial District Court in Fort Bend County for a term to expire at the 2016 general election.
Mississippi murder defendant arrested in Texas
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:28:03 -0700
Krystal Kersey is held in Rio Grande City in Starr County awaiting extradition to Mississippi after her arrest following a traffic stop Friday. The Jackson County District Attorney's office says she had so far made all of her scheduled court appearances.
Starr County Tax Office temporarily shut down amid two investigations
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:37:08 -0700
Authorities temporarily shut down the Starr County Tax Office amid two separate criminal investigations.
Jackson Co. murder suspect arrested in TX near the Mexican border
Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:16:10 -0700
A woman who is scheduled to go on trial for murder in Jackson County on Monday is sitting in a Texas jail.
Texas Crop Report
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:15:14 -0700
Central: Most counties reported soil moisture, rangeland and pastures, as fair. Overall, most crops were in good condition, as were livestock. The region received good rains during the weekend, along with cooler weather, which will slow or stop Bermuda grass growth even with the good soil moisture.
Voters turn out for “hot races” as registration is significantly higher
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:22:09 -0700
Today marks the first day of early voting across Texas.
Texas Crop Weather
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:02:57 -0700
COLLEGE STATION – Though this year’s El Niño is now predicted to be a weak one, it still spells more a chance of a wet, cool winter for most of Texas rather than a dry one, according to the Texas State Climatologist.
Texas crop, weather for Oct. 21, 2014
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:45:25 -0700
El Niño development stalled out, but cool, wet winter still predicted Writer: Robert Burns, 903-834-6191, firstname.lastname@example.org COLLEGE STATION – Though this year’s El Niño is now predicted to be a weak one, it still spells more a chance of a wet, cool winter for most of Texas rather than a dry one, according to the […]
8-liners legalized in Starr County
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:22:19 -0700
"It is illegal to gamble in the state of Texas and we stand behind that law," Starr County Judge Eloy Vera said.
Argument ends with man being shot on Starr County ranch
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:38:18 -0700
Authorities are investigating an argument that ended with a man getting shot on a ranch north of Rio Grande City.