Tag: Laguna Madre

Decline of the Skimmers

HARLINGEN — The surf-side portrait is immediately recognizable. Black above, white below, and if the bird is in the air, chances are its severely overshot...

Laguna Madre Water District receives superior water rating

PORT ISABEL — Every year, water supply systems throughout the state are regulated and rated by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). During a...

Caging oysters: With Texas’ blessing, new industry developing along gulf

HARLINGEN — It’s a pearl of an idea. Wild oysters already are harvested in a strictly regulated fishery in Texas. But beginning as early as...

SPI to create ad hoc Healthcare Committee

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — This city is taking the next step toward possibly bringing a hospital to the Laguna Madre area. The City of South Padre...

Opening ceremony to be held for new amphitheater

Cameron County will hold a soft opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new amphitheater at Isla Blanca Park. The ceremony will be held from...

TWDB awards additional $2M grant for Raymondville Drain

EDINBURG — The Texas Water Development Board awarded an additional $2 million for the construction of the Raymondville Drain, a regional flood control project...

$700,000 grant goes to South Texas Eco-Tourism Project

  LAGUNA VISTA — Development of the South Texas Eco-Tourism Center project has moved another step closer to its fruition. With city, school district, Cameron County...