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Reading with Taylor!

Reading with Taylor!

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Taylor is a seven year old Australian Shepherd who lives with her owner and handler, Paula Rodriguez. Taylor and Paula have been certified as an Animal Therapy Team through Pet Partners (formerly known as Delta Society). Taylor is gentle, well behaved, and absolutely loves children. Taylor would love to read…

Meet Little Lion’s New Teacher

Meet Little Lion’s New Teacher

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“Literacy is huge for me” The supervision of the curriculum for all classes this school year at Little Lions’ Learning Center will be in the hands of a new teacher and instructor. Her name is Robbie Mireles, She has been in the field of childhood education for 15 years. She’ll…

Santa Rosa ISD’s ACE Program offers Family Night to Parents

Santa Rosa ISD’s ACE Program offers Family Night to Parents

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The annual Lights-On Afterschool event happens in October across the country. This event commemorates the importance and value afterschool programs bring to communities, especially those that are limited in offering students with activities afterschool. Santa Rosa ISD’s 21st Century Community Learning Center’s grant known as ACE – Afterschool Centers on…

State Rep. Longoria to Open District Office in La Feria

State Rep. Longoria to Open District Office in La Feria

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District 35 State Representative Oscar Longoria held a grand opening for his new District Office, located in La Feria, on Monday, October 7 at 5:30 p.m. “We are so pleased that Representative Longoria made the decision to locate in our city. We are very proud to have his office here.”commented…

Tree Dedication Honors David “Chop” Sanchez

Tree Dedication Honors  David “Chop” Sanchez

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David G. Sanchez Elementary held a tree dedication ceremony to honor Mr. David “Chop” Sanchez and his years of service to LFISD. Those individuals present to honor him were his wife, Dilia Sanchez, daughter in-law, Michelle Sanchez, granddaughter Daniela Sanchez and nephew Evan Lopez. Also pictured are Mr. Umberto Flores,…

Election Identification Certificate Mobile Stations in Cameron County from October 7th through October 15th

Election Identification Certificate Mobile Stations in Cameron County from October 7th through October 15th

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The Office of the Texas Secretary of State and the Texas Department of Public Safety in partnership with Cameron County and the Cities of Brownsville, Harlingen & Rio Hondo will offer Election Identification Certificates (EICs) at mobile stations across the county. EICs are available to qualified voters who do not…

Texas Game Wardens organize first-ever K9 Unit

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Meet the new K-9 corps! This story shows the first-ever K-9 team of Texas Game Wardens meeting their new four-legged partners. The first training phase shown here focuses on narcotics. That’s a reality of what game wardens encounter in the field, though it’s only one aspect of their broader work. K-9 teams also learn search […]

RGV Multi-Banks Offer Programs to Help Consumers

RGV Multi-Banks Offer Programs to Help Consumers

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La Feria I.S.D Joins Ambitious Program “Come into my parlor said the spider to the fly” goes the ages-old, innocent-sounding invitation to the unsuspecting little fly. This familiar object lesson always ends the same way with the spider fat and sassy, and the hapless bug enmeshed in a hopeless spiral…

Election Approaches as Court Weighs TX Voter ID Law

Election Approaches as Court Weighs TX Voter ID Law

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by John Michaelson AUSTIN, Texas – Voters across Texas will go to the polls in just six weeks, and it appears they’ll need to bring a current photo ID to be allowed to vote. The requirement was passed into law and is moving to implementation, but only after the U.S.…

City/School Zumba Class Celebrates 2nd Anniversary

City/School Zumba Class Celebrates 2nd Anniversary

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by Katie Johnson  September 15, 2013 marked the 2 year anniversary of the Zumba class that was started by the Partnership of La Feria ISD and the City of La Feria. I want to thank Gloria Casas, Dr. Rivera and Mayor Steve Brewer for helping start this wonderful program and…