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Coleman Lion Drawing Returns to La Feria

Coleman Lion Drawing Returns to La Feria

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by Gloria Casas On a lazy Saturday, a couple weeks ago, I decide to spend some time just looking around the shops on Jackson Street in Harlingen. I went in and out of the different shops enjoying myself. I found a place that had homemade dessert, blueberry cobbler with ice…

La Feria Lighted Christmas Parade

La Feria Lighted Christmas Parade

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Saturday, December 14, 2013 5:30 p.m. “Inside Santa’s Workshop” The City of La Feria Events Committee had a lively discussion at their latest organization meeting as they were making plans for the La Feria Christmas Parade set for Saturday, December 14. With great ideas flying all around the room, the…

City Moves to Annex Areas in Special Meeting

City Moves to Annex Areas in Special Meeting

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Kelly Drive, FM 506, Rabb Road & West Business 83 Areas Annexed In a special meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 17, the La Feria City Commission met to vote on the proposed annexation of four areas. The hotly contested annexation plans had drawn record numbers to the public hearings on…

Lighting of the Tree will Open the Holiday Season

Lighting of the Tree will Open the Holiday Season

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Thursday, November 14 • 5:30 p.m. The 2013 La Feria lighting of the Tree will be held Thursday, November 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the corner of Main Street and Commercial Avenue, near city hall. There will be live music and dance groups, goody bags for the kids and a…

La Feria Voters Asked to Approve TRE Election

La Feria Voters Asked to Approve TRE Election

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Deadline to Vote in Nov. 5 Election is Oct. 7, School District Could Realize $1.9 Million  for Pay Raises La Feria School District residents interested in voicing their opinion by voting in the Tax Ratification Election TRE scheduled for November 5 should make sure they are registered before the October…

RGV Children’s Arts Festival Winner Enjoys Ride of His Life in the Rockies

RGV Children’s Arts Festival Winner Enjoys Ride of His Life in the Rockies

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“It was the best week of my life,” is how Colton Hughes, 12, described the vacation he won for his family at the Bar Lazy J Guest Ranch in Parshall, Colorado. Since learning on May 3 that he had won the RGV Children’s Arts Festival, Hughes had been waiting all…

WHATABURGER “OH WHATA NIGHT” FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THE LA FERIA HIGH SCHOOL BAND

WHATABURGER “OH WHATA NIGHT” FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THE LA FERIA HIGH SCHOOL BAND

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Festivities include drawing for free “Whataburger for a Year” Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 5 to 8 p.m On Wednesday, Sept. 25, Whataburger customers can show their support for the La Feria High School Band by enjoying their favorite menu items, and 20 percent of Whataburger’s sales from 5 to 8…

Americans are Finding New Ways to Pay for College

Americans are Finding New Ways to Pay for College

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The majority of American families have an unwavering belief in the value of college — 85 percent of parents believe that college is an investment in their child’s future, according to a new national study by Sallie Mae. With tuition costs on the rise, families are finding resourceful ways to…

La Feria City Commission Holds Final Public Hearings for Proposed Annexation Areas

La Feria City Commission Holds Final Public Hearings for Proposed Annexation Areas

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The La Feria City Commission held its regular meeting Tuesday night, September 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the City Commission Meeting Room in La Feria. The second and last public hearings for parts of two areas proposed for annexation were held, however community attendance was down from previous public hearings…

RGVTourism.com Topic at La Feria Chamber Meeting

RGVTourism.com Topic at   La Feria Chamber Meeting

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RGV Tourism Director Nydia O. Tapia-Gonzales spoke to members of the La Feria Chamber of Commerce at their meeting Monday, September 9. Nydia explained the advantages of partnering with her organization to promote La Feria as part of the region known as South Texas. RGV Tourism is made up of…