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Girl’s Chess Camp Held in La Feria

Girl’s Chess Camp Held in La Feria

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61 Players participate One could say that girl’s chess is alive and well in the Rio Grande Valley as evidenced by the support for the 1st Annual Queens of the RGV Invitational Chess Camp held at Sam Houston Elementary School in La Feria. The week-long event July 10-14, 2017. It…

Citizens Forum Hears Reports on River Security and Water Conservation

Citizens Forum Hears Reports on River Security and Water Conservation

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“Rio Grande Valley now focal point of Border Patrol Operations The shifting trends in border security and law enforcement on the border by the U.S. Border Patrol and water conservation efforts by the United States International Boundary and Water Commission (USIBWC) were the two top concerns of the speakers at…

La Feria Chamber Hosts QuickBooks Seminar

La Feria Chamber Hosts QuickBooks Seminar

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Any businessman will tell you that the job isn’t done until all the paper work is complete and accurate. The challenge of choosing a low-cost, simple and efficient online accounting system was answered for many local businessmen at last week’s day-long QuickBooks Online seminar sponsored by the La Feria Chamber…

Gastroenterologist Explains Latest Advances in Treating Celiac Disease

Gastroenterologist Explains Latest Advances in Treating Celiac Disease

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Renowned Gastroenterologist, Jason Phillips, M.D. conducted a seminar last month in which he outlined the latest advancements in treatment available to those suffering from a disease that is rampant not only in South Texas, but worldwide. The disease is known as Celiac Disease. The doctor is much sought-after because of…

Texan Credit Corporation Comes to La Feria

Texan Credit Corporation Comes to La Feria

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Everywhere you look, new businesses are coming to La Feria and bringing needed services to our citizens. The Chamber of Commerce and city administration joined in welcoming these new ventures in town. The Texan Credit Corporation is a new expanded- services credit service added to the business community located at…

Job Fair Connects Prospective Employers with Job Seekers

Job Fair Connects Prospective Employers with Job Seekers

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Chamber of Commerce sponsors annual event The door to job opportunities opened for upwards of 88 local job seekers during the recent Job Fair sponsored by the La Feria Chamber of Commerce. The day-long event took place June 10th at the La Feria Recreation Center on Pablo Maples street. “It…

And the Beat Goes On!

And the Beat Goes On!

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Another Ribbon-Cutting Downtown La Feria saw another ribbon-cutting ceremony as the Chamber of Commerce sponsored the official grand opening of La Feria’s latest addition to the downtown business community. The new business is BELLA FITNESS center located at 130 E. Oleander Avenue, directly opposite the City Hall. Chamber of Commerce…

La Feria Assembly Hall to Host Nine Summer Bible Conventions

La Feria Assembly Hall to Host Nine Summer Bible Conventions

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Jehovah’s Witnesses conventions in English and Spanish LA FERIA – Thousands of delegates from over 175 South Texas congregations of Jehovah’s Witnesses are coming to La Feria this summer to enjoy their annual three-day, Bible-based conventions at the Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses located at 1701 South Parker Road. This…

La Feria Honors Valley Veterans

La Feria Honors Valley Veterans

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Two Ceremonies on Memorial Day The annual Veterans’ Memorial Day observance sponsored by the La Feria American Legion Post #439 drew a larger crowd this year because two special ceremonies were conducted by the City of La Feria and members of the American Legion. The La Feria Legionaires were joined…

The 2017 Hurricane Outlook

The 2017 Hurricane Outlook

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“Will we miss the bullet again?” The Brownsville office of the National Weather Service joined with Television Station KGBT TV to present the 4th Annual Media Partners Hurricane Workshop just as all eyes turn to the Atlantic and Caribbean for an indication of what to expect this year. The answer…

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