Scarecrow needs a new brain

One local writer claims passionately that U.S firms are holding $32 trillion oversees, “enough to twice pay off our national debt.”I nearly hit the...

Thanks for celebrating family

As the 2015 has come to a close Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Harlingen would like to thank the businesses...

Taking responsibility, holding people accountable

A little over 54 years ago, our daughter was born with a rare heart condition.She had a right-sided, three chambered heart. In fact everything...

Not so ‘shameless’

The majority of the time I totally disagree with Mr. Navarette and I disagree with his “In politics, the shameless succeed.”The reason Donald Trump...

I will try to help

Here in Cameron County we have the privilege of having many veterans who will help veterans having problems. It means a lot to have...

Nothing is free

Sometimes it is fun to listen to the candidates almost make a promise to do something. Many seem bent on not doing a lot...

Thank you

Regarding open carrying handguns Jan. 1, 2016.I would like to thank HEB and any other retail or eating establishment for making such sensible policy,...

Meat Industry – 9, Consumers – 0

The “Dietary Guidelines for Americans” released recently by the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services marks the ninth time in a...

Origin of rights?

Some time back, there was an exchange of opinions on this page about the origin of rights. The consensus was that they come from...

Corruption everywhere

In response to the submission, Sunday, Jan. 10.I concur with Santiago Perez, San Benito, for his excellent letter. I agree that “it is the...