With three state felony counts for securities fraud still pending (for which he’s pleaded not guilty) and a recent reelection under his belt, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sent out

Rodolfo “Rudy” Delgado

Texas Thirteenth District Court of Appeals (the 13th) is comprised of 20 counties. Attorney and sitting interim (appointed) state District Court Judge Jaime Tijerina should probably have won the seat

Juan “Sonny” Palacios

The well-known Palacios families of Edinburg, who for many years have successfully influenced the election and appointment of their allies and relatives to positions of political power, suffered a setback

U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso (left), and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz at their respective election night rallies on Nov. 6, 2018. O’Rourke was in El Paso. Cruz was in Houston.

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Ivan Pierre Aguirre: O’Rourke/Bob Daemmrich: Cruz

How the race between Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke became the closest in Texas in 40 years

“Who?” That was the reaction back in late 2016 from former Houston Mayor Annise Parker when she first heard that a sophomore Democratic congressman from El Paso named Beto O’Rourke

Featured, from left: Hidalgo City Council Member Abram Ramírez, Council Member Linda Ayala, Mayor Sergio Coronado, and Mayor Pro Tem Gustavo “Gus” Sánchez were among city and state leaders present on Saturday, October 6, 2018 for the groundbreaking of Lepowitz Park at the Villa Garza Flores Subdivision. On Wednesday, November 14, 2018, the Hidalgo Mayor, his six colleagues on the Hidalgo City Council, and the Board of Directors of the Hidalgo Economic Development Corporation will host another ceremony, which will take place at the city-owned, $23 million State Farm Hidalgo Arena, to announce the first phase of a major commercial and industrial development, known as the The Hidalgo Infrastructure Project 2018, that will be built near the multi-event complex. The State Farm Hidalgo Arena is located at 2600 N. 10th Street (Hwy. 336).

Photograph By CHARLIE BARRIOS

$54.6 million The Hidalgo Infrastructure Project 2018 set for groundbreaking ceremony November 14

A projected $54.6 million economic development plan, known as The Hidalgo Infrastructure Project 2018, will be celebrated during a 10 a.m. groundbreaking in front of the State Farm Arena on

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ALAMO - Trinidad R. Ureste, 86, died Saturday, November 3, 2018, at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.
Born in La Mulita, Tamaulipas, Mexico, she had lived in Alamo for 69 years.

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