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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…

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…

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…

TEA Awards Perfect Score to La Feria School District Business Manager

TEA Awards Perfect Score to La Feria School District Business Manager

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Trustees Hear Presentation for Nov. 5 TRE Election La Feria ISD School Board Trustees recognized Business Manager Ramon Mendoza at the Sept. 9 school board meeting for his accomplishment of receiving a “perfect score” on the 2013 FIRST Rating from the Texas Education Agency. The purpose of the financial accountability…

Pre-Game College Fair Planned for Sept. 20

Pre-Game College Fair Planned for Sept. 20

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La Feria High School is planning to have a Pre-Game College Event Fair on Friday, September 20th, 2013 at La Feria High School Football Stadium from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The district is asking universities/organizations to come out to speak to our families in the community about their programs.…

Residents Voice Concerns Over Annexation

Residents Voice Concerns Over Annexation

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The City of La Feria City Commission held its regular meeting Tuesday, August 27th at 6:30 pm  to an even larger contingency of residents in attendance. Like the City Commission meeting held on August 13th, the specific agenda items of interest for this particular meeting included public hearings for areas…

Betty’s Health Club Opens in La Feria

Betty’s Health Club Opens in La Feria

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Betty’s Health Club held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting on Monday, August 26 at 10:30 a.m. The new fitness club is located at 121 West Commercial Ave in La Feria and Offers Zumba classes on Monday and Wednesday, Aerobics on Tuesdays and Thursday and Weight Training on Fridays. Give them…

La Feria Board to Seek Taxpayers Approval for TRE Election

La Feria Board to Seek Taxpayers  Approval for TRE Election

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Same Tax Rate will Generate Additional $2 Million The La Feria Independent School District is proposing a tax rate of $1.299 per $100 valuation, minutely under last year’s rate. However, the School Board is required to call a Tax Ratification Election for November 5 because they are asking to change…