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Library Expansion Continues through Summer

Library Expansion Continues through Summer

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Construction at the Bailey H. Dunlap Memorial Public Library interrupted service for a few days recently while workers reconfigured the entrance between the original facility and the new two-story expansion. This will add almost 5,000 square feet on the south side of the building and will provide additional space for…

Dream of University in La Feria Comes True

Dream of University in La Feria Comes True

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La Feria Campus will be the only Catholic University South of San Antonio La Feria ISD TIPS Grant Manager Steven Salinas brought more good news as he explained the history of the efforts to open an extension site of a college or university here in the City of La Feria…

Decline in SIDS Deaths Plateaus; Safe Sleep Habits Urged

Decline in SIDS Deaths Plateaus; Safe Sleep Habits Urged

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AUSTIN, Texas – After dropping for years, the rate of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in the United States has stayed somewhat level for some time, so experts are again reminding parents and providers about the importance of safe sleep habits. According to child-care educator Cory Woosley, babies always should sleep…

Proud to be from La Feria

Proud to be from La Feria

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Father Jose Villalon Speaks at National Day of Prayer Born and raised in the little town of La Feria was a good thing for Father Jose Villalon and he proudly shared his feelings on the subject with those gathered at the Mayor’s Breakfast on the National Day of Prayer. “I…

City of South Padre Island to Hold Auction May 7-21

City of South Padre Island to Hold Auction May 7-21

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South Padre Island, TX, April 29, 2013— Rene Bates Auctioneers, Inc. provides on-line auctions at the city’s request. A full list of the auction items will be posted online at www.renebates.com. Pictures, descriptions, terms of sale and other information will also be available. Bidding will be online only and will…

San Antonio Missions Seek Designation as World Heritage Site

San Antonio Missions Seek Designation as World Heritage Site

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U.S. Withholding UNESCO Dues Could Jeopardize by John Michaelson (TNS) SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The years-long effort to secure a World Heritage Site designation for the Alamo and the other San Antonio Missions could be in jeopardy. The designation is awarded by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization…

Texas Game Warden Recognized by Texas Environmental Enforcement Task Force

Texas Game Warden Recognized by Texas Environmental Enforcement Task Force

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AUSTIN — The Texas Environmental Law Enforcement Association (TELEA) has recognized Texas game warden Sgt. Robert Waggett as the state’s 2013 Environmental Investigator of the Year. In presenting the award, the association noted that Sgt. Waggett has exemplified outstanding investigative skills and teamwork at an operational level. Working closely with…

Please “Be Our Guest” for the 20th Anniversary of Beauty & the Beast

Please “Be Our Guest” for the 20th Anniversary of Beauty & the Beast

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The Kindergarten Students from Mrs. Drawe & Mrs. Garcia’s Class at Sam Houston Elementary, would like for you to “Be Our Guest” for the evening performance of “Beauty & the Beast”. The students have been practicing and preparing for this event that will take place at C.E. Vail Auditorium May…

DPS Urges Motorists to Use Caution Around Motorcyclists

DPS Urges Motorists to Use Caution Around Motorcyclists

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Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month kicks off AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding drivers on Texas roadways to use extra caution around motorcycles as part of Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month, which is observed during the month of May. “Because of size and visibility, motorcyclists…

Texas Children Encouraged to Turn Off the Screens

Texas Children Encouraged to Turn Off the Screens

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Average Preschooler has 32 Screen Hours a Week by John Michaelson /TNS AUSTIN, Texas – This is Screen-Free Week, an annual effort to get kids unleashed from the grip of electronic devices, even if only for a few days. According to Dr. Susan Linn, the director of the Campaign for…