Tag: Mercedes

Motorcyclist given 11 year sentence for killing Port Isabel woman

  A Cameron County jury decided a motorcyclist who struck and killed a Port Isabel woman during a Spring Break accident will spend 11 years...

EDITORIAL: Respect: Both officials, residents must cooperate on issues

City commissions are created to address the needs of their residents. They help build and maintain infrastructure, provide basic community services and help settle...

Questions linger after chaotic Mercedes meeting

Four people remain in police custody and questions linger after a Mercedes City Commission meeting devolved into a frenetic chaos of yelling and scattered...

Lions survive thriller with Tigers

LA FERIA — La Feria’s first real test of its 2019 season came under an appropriate backdrop, a September sky featuring a moon that,...

Rivera sweeps to win over Mercedes

MERCEDES — It was a quiet match. That’s how Rivera volleyball coach Elizabeth Avelar-Guerra described her team’s three-game sweep of Mercedes during a non-district match...

Mercedes names new police chief

By Dina Arevalo, Staff writer The city of Mercedes has named Dagoberto Chavez as its new police chief. Chavez, who began his tenure at the city...

Mercedes ISD taps Sharyland administrator for superintendent

The Mercedes school board approved Carolyn Mendiola as the lone finalist for superintendent during a special meeting Tuesday night. The board has been conducting the...