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Annual Feast of Sharing Planned for Thanksgiving Day

Annual Feast of Sharing Planned for Thanksgiving Day

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The 21st Annual Feast of Sharing Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held Thursday, November 28, 2013 at the William B. Green Junior High Cafeteria. The event is located at 501 N. Canal Street in La Feria from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The meal is sponsored by St. Francis Xavier…

LFISD TRE Election Approved

LFISD TRE Election Approved

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74% Say YES Seventy four percent of the voters passed the LFISD Tax Ratification Election (TRE) held November 5. Out of the 496 voters that went to the polls, 368 said yes and 128 said no. Two hundred and thirteen residents voted early and 283 waited for election day. La…

La Feria News Honored for 90 Years of Service to the Community

La Feria News Honored for 90 Years of Service to the Community

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Mayor Steve Brewer and  Michelle Villarreal of  State Representative Oscar Longoria’s office presented  La Feria News owners Don and Mary Beth Wright with a resolution from the State of Texas House of Representatives celebrating the 90th Anniversary of the founding of the community newspaper. First printed as the La Feria…

City to Call Special Election for Mayor

City to Call Special Election for Mayor

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Mayor Brewer effectively resigns as he announces as a candidate for Cameron County Commissioner Pct. 4  in Democratic Primary Election The City of La Feria will need to call a special election to seat a new Mayor after current Mayor Steve Brewer announced that he will be running for the…

La Feria Lions Turkey Shoot

La Feria Lions Turkey Shoot

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  The La Feria Lions club held it’s second annual “Turkey Shoot” Saturday, October 26th. Each shooter discharged 3 rounds at a target that looked like a turkey at 25 yards, another 3 rounds at 40 yards and finally 3 rounds at 50 yards. The bulls eye was worth 50…

Halloween in the Park Brings Out the Beauties and the Beasts

Halloween in the Park Brings Out the Beauties and the Beasts

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The first annual “Halloween in the Park” event held Saturday, October 26 was a smashing success with more than 75 entries in the costume contest alone. “It was good to see the new generation in La Feria out and enjoying themselves,” commented City Manager Sunny K. Philip. The family friendly…

State Representative’s Office Honors VIP – La Feria RV Park

State Representative’s Office Honors VIP –  La Feria RV Park

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During the last regular meeting of the La Feria City Commission the Office of State Representative Oscar Longoria presented VIP-La Feria RV Park and Managers John and Ruth Dearinger with a Resolution in honor of being named Medium Park of the Year by the Texas Recreational Vehicle Association. The Dearingers…

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Held for New La Feria Recreation Center

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Held for New La Feria Recreation Center

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On Saturday, October 19, 2013 a ribbon cutting and Grand Opening Ceremony was held at the brand new La Feria Recreation Center at 901 Pancho Maples Drive in La Feria. The event “several years in the making” marks the end of a long road for city officials and La Feria…

State of the City 2013

State of the City 2013

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from the office of City of La Feria Mayor Steve Brewer Hello La Ferians! As we complete the 2013 fiscal year, I’d like to take a look at how we are doing here in the great City of La Feria, and discuss the significant progress we have made to our…

Special Notice: Santa Rosa Residents

Special Notice: Santa Rosa Residents

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Until further notice, all Santa Rosa city government offices, including the Municipal Court and the Police Department headquarters will be at the Community Center located at 411 6th Street in Santa Rosa during the remodeling of the officials location. The hours are 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.…