Local News in Starr County, Texas
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Texas Crop Report
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:28:27 -0700
Central: Most counties reported the condition of soil moisture, rangeland and pastures, and crop conditions as fair. Overall, livestock were in good condition. Weather was considerably warmer compared to last week, and cotton harvesting began.
Murder suspect captured in TX awaiting extradition to MS
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:46:03 -0700
WLOX News has learned a murder suspect is being extradited to Mississippi. Krystal Kersey was set to go on trial for the murder of her husband Wednesday, but she remains in custody in Texas.
Man arrested by game warden claims terrorists are watching him
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:40:08 -0700
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.
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.
Game Warden Field Notes
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:09:42 -0700
Texas crop, weather for Oct. 28, 2014
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:11:20 -0700
Sugarcane aphid here to stay in Texas Writer: Robert Burns, 903-834-6191, email@example.com COLLEGE STATION — Though the sugarcane aphid is manageable, it’s likely here to stay in South Texas and the rest of the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. The sugarcane aphid became a pest of sorghum for the first […]