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Envision a Great Future for La Feria’s Neighborhoods

Envision a Great Future for La Feria’s Neighborhoods

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Public Workshop Set for Tuesday, May 21 at 6:30 p.m. On Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 6:30 p.m., at 108 South Main Street (Chaparral building), the La Feria Neighborhood Workshop will be held. “The older residential neighborhoods in La Feria offer many good things—they’re close to downtown restaurants, the pool…

Breakfast of Champions

Breakfast of Champions

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Over 300 people attended the senior breakfast celebration at La Feria High School on Friday, May 3. The breakfast was held to honor all seniors who have received a letter of acceptance from a college/university. Congratulations all Graduates!!!…

County Raids More Illegal Gambling Outlets

County Raids More Illegal Gambling Outlets

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Operation Bishop Targets Sweepstakes Operators Cameron County, state and federal law enforcement agencies raided two illegal gambling establishments Friday shutting down two sweepstakes businesses. The raids are part of a of an 18-month criminal investigation known as Operation Bishop. Five eight-liner businesses were shutdown in April. According to Texas Law…

Farm Equipment Theft Ring Busted by Pct. 5 Constable Cesar Rene Diaz

Farm Equipment Theft Ring Busted by Pct. 5 Constable Cesar Rene Diaz

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On Friday April 19, 2013, Constable Cesar Rene Diaz received a report of a theft of a farm tractor from a McAllen resident.  The tractor was reported to have been stolen off of Business 83 by the railroad tracks between Bixby Road and Kubiski Road west of La Feria, Texas.…

Circle of Prayer

Circle of Prayer

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More than fifty La Feria community leaders and visitors gathered May 2 to celebrate the City of La Feria’s 4th Annual Prayer Breakfast and National Day of Prayer. Mayor Steve Brewer welcomed guests and introduced speakers for the event held at Don Beto’s Restaurant. LFISD TIPS Grant Manager Steven Salinas…

La Feria Chamber Mixer Attracts New Members

La Feria Chamber Mixer Attracts New Members

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Attendees Enjoy Food & Entertainment, Hosted by Compass Bank The newly organized La Feria Chamber of Commerce was delighted to announce that more than forty area businessmen and women attended the recent Chamber Mixer held April 25. The event was sponsored by Compass Bank of La Feria. The bank furnished…

Santa Rosa PD Hosts Food Bank

Santa Rosa PD Hosts Food Bank

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The Santa Rosa Police, in conjunction with the Santa Rosa United Methodist Church, sponsored a food bank for the citizens of Santa Rosa who are in need of assistance. The food bank was held on April 26, 2013 with a turn out of over 150 citizens.…

2013 La Feria Independence Day Celebration Slated for Saturday, June 29 1-10 p.m.

2013 La Feria Independence Day Celebration Slated for Saturday, June 29 1-10 p.m.

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‘Best Fireworks Around’ to be Highlight of the Event The City of La Feria Events Committee has set the date for the annual La Feria Independence Day Celebration for Saturday, June 29 from 1 p.m. until 10 p.m. This family event, held at the Veteran’s Memorial Sports Complex, is a…

May Happenings at the Zoo

May Happenings at the Zoo

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Measuring Up! Saturday, May 11th How do you find out how long a snake is and how much it weighs? Help measure and weigh some of the zoo animals. Enroll your child for Saturday morning fun at the Zoo. Parents can join, too. Safaris begin at 10:00 a.m. and end…

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…