News

Thu
15
Aug

Dilley rumble...

Article Image Alt Text

Jonathan “Woody” Lopez of the Laredo Wrestling Alliance pumps up the crowd during the organization’s performance at the city of Dilley’s Back-to-School backpack giveaway on Friday, August 9 at the Dilley Convention Center. 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Dilley Police Chief: Fighting crime on the front lines

Article Image Alt Text
Article Image Alt Text
Article Image Alt Text

Niavez considered armed and dangerous...

In a fight to combat crime, newly hired Police Chief Armando Romo has taken a front row seat in a quest to capture wanted criminals.

According to the police chief, a former emergency medical technician for Frio County is wanted for assault family violence.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Stolen vehicle recovered, Laredo man arrested

Article Image Alt Text

He’s no angel...

A Laredo man found himself behind bars last week after a late night traffic stop revealed the vehicle he was driving to be stolen.

According to a report on the case, Dilley police officers effected a traffic stop on Thursday, August 8, after they noticed the driver of a tan Ford F-150 violating the transportation code.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Census workers to canvass neighborhoods next week

Article Image Alt Text

Frio County Census workers will be among the thousands nationwide that will begin knocking on doors next week in an effort to compile a complete list of addresses of where people live in the U.S.

These addresses determine where the bureau will mail instructions and send the next major deployment of workers in 2020 for the constitutionally mandated head count of every resident, which is conducted by household.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Reyes tackles Pearsall budget

“I struggled with this because I had to make a decision on this in the little time I have been here...”

A week into becoming the top administrator of the city of Pearsall, Frederico Reyes tackled the budget, presenting councilors with his recommendations on Tuesday, August 6.

Reyes, who began work on Monday, July 29, spent his first week making contact with department heads and tackling the 2019-20 fiscal year budget.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Scorched earth...

Article Image Alt Text

Pearsall Volunteer Firefighters were dispatched to the westside of Pearsall Tuesday afternoon, August 13 for a brush fire along a row of power lines behind two truck stops. 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
15
Aug

Norma Rodriguez

Article Image Alt Text

Norma Elvia Rodriguez, 69, of Dilley, died on August 9, 2019 in Jourdanton. She was born on November 12, 1949 in Hondo to Basillo Ibarra and Concha Molina Ibarra.

She is preceded in death by her son, Michael Anthony Jasso; parents, Basilio and Concha Ibarra, and brother Joe Ibarra.

She is survived by her husband, Rumaldo Rodriguez of Dilley; children, Joyce Jasso of San Antonio, Roxanne Jasso of Pearsall,, Vanessa Ibarra of Dilley, D.J. Rodriguez of Pearsall, Devon Rodriguez of Dilley, DeeAndra Rodriguez of Dilley and Josiah Ramirez of Dilley; siblings, Dolores Ibarra and Patricia Ibarra; along with numerous grandchildren.

Services will be scheduled at a later date.

Arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels. For anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family, share memories or sign the online guestbook you may do so online at www.trevinoroyaloaks.com

Thu
08
Aug

Couple arrested on drug, weapon charges

Article Image Alt Text

 

An evening traffic stop in an east-side neighborhood on Friday, August 2, led to the arrest of two Dilley residents on a cache of felony charges.

Patrolling officers effected a traffic stop after they noticed the driver of a red Ford Focus violating the transportation code, according to a report on the case.

The driver, identified as 29-year-old Ashley Nicole Cavazos, stopped her car along Don Brown Road at which time an unidentified male exited the car and fled into the nearby brush.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
08
Aug

Traffic stop nets large marijuana haul

Article Image Alt Text

 

Frio County’s Drug Interdiction Unit took a Laredo man into custody on drug charges following a routine traffic stop along IH-35 near Moore on Friday, August 2.

Reymundo Espinoza, 41, of Laredo was taken into custody on charges of possession of marijuana, more than 50 but less than 2000 oz.

Officers determined the drug cargo to have a street value of just over $150,000.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Thu
08
Aug

Step to it...

Article Image Alt Text

Members of the Pearsall Mavericks varsity football team go through defensive agility drills on the first day of workouts Monday afternoon, Auguast 5. The team opens the 2019 season under new Head Coach and Athletic Director Edward Bocanegra.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Frio-Nueces%20CurrentID236/

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - News