Whose shirts you wear

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Have you completed a census this year? I suppose there’s something slightly weird about reporting yourself to a government that knows if you don’t report yourself. I mean, if your household doesn’t fill out a form telling someone all about who lives in your house, someone somewhere knows you didn’t.…

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Roel is new Nurse Practitioner at Dilley’s Frio Urgent Care facility

“Establish this facility as a primary care provider for health promotion…” Diane Roel has been named the Family Nurse Practitioner at Frio Regional Hospital’s new Primary and Urgent Care Clinic in Dilley. Roel served in a similar position two years previously and will be in charge of providing comprehensive care to patients with acute or…

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Moore is new PA at Frio Regional Urgent Care Clinic in Dilley

Mary Moore has been named the new Physician Assistant at the Frio Regional Primary and Urgent Care Clinic in Dilley. The long-time South Texas PA will be treating patients with both acute and chronic conditions: Diabetes, Asthma, Hypertension, High Cholesterol, and will also provide Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals. She will also be charged with…

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Crumbled concrete basements

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE It’s all happening in slow motion, isn’t it? Sure, the news bites and constant updates on the spread of the deadly virus are splattered over the television and the internet like a cross between fireworks and a mashed-potato food fight, but I would describe the disaster as curiously slow. That’s…

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THEY’RE OUT

2020 MAVERICK CLASSIC Mavs drop three of four in final sporting event prior to UIL cancellation of Spring sports. Playing amid uncertainty surrounding ever-changing events related to the COVID-19 pandemic last week, Pearsall dropped three of four games at the shortened Maverick Classic baseball tournament. Three games were slated for Saturday but following the UIL’s…

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Cowgirls soar at lytle

2020 PIRATE RELAYS AT LYTLE Cotulla grabs second straight team track and field title. The Cowgirls nabbed a second team title in as many weeks after running away with the championship at the Pirate Relays in Lytle last Thursday, March 5 despite the loss of a top athlete to injury. “Once again our field event…

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Nine local athletes earn state powerlifting bids

2020 THSWPA STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS Stephanie Benavidez claims regional championship in 148-lb. weight class. Local schools will be sending nine athletes to the Texas High School Womens Powerlifting Association 2020 State Championships following regional competition at Edcouch Elsa last week. Five Pearsall lifters, one Dilley athlete and three qualifiers from Cotulla will make the trip to…

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