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...

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...

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,...

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...

Don’t re-elect

The arrest of Tax Assessor Tony Yzaguirre only enforces my philosophy of never re-electing anyone to public office. Once they learn how to eke...

Continuing government corruption

Here we go again in this Valley of corruption, sewage which keeps flowing from the political party controlling the Rio Grande Valley.From cities, school...

Language abilities

So, Santiago Perez blames something he overheard from some kid on teachers, lax parenting, the educational system on bilingual education. Something tells me Santiago...

Let’s bring in the New Year healthier

Have you ever made a New Year’s resolution?I definitely do every year. I believe that many of us do.Unfortunately, not all of us are...