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Decade old secret lands man behind bars

A 10-year old secret led to the arrest of 48-year-old Enrique Ortiz for indecency sexual assault by contact. The victim and her mother were engaged in a heated argument when the victim relieved that for approximately one year Ortiz had violated her, according to police. When the father of the vict

ALICETX.COM - 2018-03-21 22:34:22

Bealls' launches annual 30 Days of Giving Campaign

The Bealls from Alice, Kingsville and Falfurrias will once again host the 30 Days of Giving as a way for customers to donate to the Women's Shelter of South Texas - The Purple Door. Beginning on Sunday, April 1 customers are encouraged to give to the organization through their purchases at the stor

ALICETX.COM - 2018-03-23 21:21:08

Guns, drugs seized at checkpoint

Agents with the U.S. Border Patrol seized drugs and stolen weapons during two separate stops in Sarita over the weekend. According to a press release from the Rio Grande Valley Sector of the Border Patrol, agents recovered two stolen weapons and foiled a smuggling attempt on Saturday. An online ser


Area teams begin district play

The Riviera Seahawks picked up two more District 32-2A wins in the past week, first defeating the Lasara Lions on Thursday, 15-0 in five innings, then beating the La Villa Cardinals, 17-1, in another five-inning game. An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an on


Event aims to reunite former Coyote football players and raise money

A group of former Coyotes is hoping other former Alice High School football players will come together for a round of golf to benefit the current program. The first Alice Coyote Alumni Golf tournament is set for 8 a.m. Saturday, June 23 at the Alice Municipal Golf Course. The event is still in the

ALICETX.COM - 2018-03-23 20:06:09

San Diego police chief Richard Nava fired during city council meeting

The City of San Diego decided to fire its police chief and appoint an interim chief during the same city council meeting Wednesday. In a video posted on the Alice Echo-News Journal's Facebook page, four city council members voted to fire Police Chief Richard Nava. One council member abstained from

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2018-03-22 18:42:29

It was an Eggstravaganza! - The Kingsville Record and Bishop News: News

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Here's why the Wings Over South Texas air show is a must-see this weekend

The Wings Over South Texas air show will roar high as it returns to Naval Air Station Kingsville. The base will open its gates at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for the free event but the festivities begin as early as Friday. Air show flights begin at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. We've gathered a list


Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Intercepts Drug Trafficker with close to $300K worth of Meth at Falfurrias Checkpoint

FALFURRIAS, Texas - On Wednesday, March 14, agents assigned to the Falfurrias checkpoint were conducting immigration inspections when a Mercedes-Benz SUV, occupied by a Mexican national, approached the primary inspection lane. During inspection, the vehicle was referred to the secondary area after a


AISD participate at NHD Regional Competition

KINGSVILLE - Students from Alice Independent School District recently participated in the National History Day Regional Competition hosted at Texas A&M University - Kingsville. Several students from the district are headed to state competition in April. Students results: Dubose Intermediate Juan


Sheriff's office renamed - The Kingsville Record and Bishop News: News

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Sarita Elementary School honor roll posted

The Sarita Elementary School fourth six weeks honor roll has been announced. First grade All A: Brayden Anderson, Anthony Gonzalez, Mason Johnson, Molly Johnson, Angelina Lerma, Liliann Monsevais and Bethany Salinas An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an onli


Riviera Seahawks stay unbeaten in 32-2A

The Riviera Seahawks stayed unbeaten in District 32-2A with a 9-1 win over the Freer Buckaroos on Monday. Freer got an early run for a quick lead, but the Seahawks went ahead on back-to-back RBI doubles in the bottom of the second by Christian Bumgarner and Justin Benton.


Chamber announces change of venue for annual banquet

The Kingsville Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet, scheduled for March 29, has changed its venue from the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Student Union Building Ballroom A and B to the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Center located at 1730 W. Corral Ave. The event will still begin with a social hour at 6 p.


Bishop CISD hires new band directors

During an uncommon Sunday afternoon special meeting held prior to the start of Spring Break, the Bishop Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the hiring of two new band directors for the 2018-19 academic year. After briefly convening in closed session, the board unanimo


H.M. King High School CTE holds employer recognition, awards program

The Kingsville Independent School District Career and Technical Education Department honored local employers and recognized administrators, staff, advisory board members and students at its annual employer recognition and awards program held at the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Student Union Build