Tag: Raymondville

Officials await virus results for nearly 100 inmates, employees at Willacy jail

RAYMONDVILLE — Officials are trying to control an outbreak at the Willacy County Jail after four inmates and two more employees tested positive for...

Inmates await tests after 2 jailers are positive

RAYMONDVILLE — Many residents here Tuesday were concerned the Willacy County Jail could become the site of a COVID-19 outbreak after two jailers tested...

Back in the stores

RAYMONDVILLE — It’s safe to say this year, the fifth for the Water-Efficient Products sales tax holiday, is going to be different than its...

Willacy County to test for COVID-19

RAYMONDVILLE — The state health department today and Saturday will screen residents who want to be tested for the coronavirus. As part of Gov. Greg...

Some leaders concerned virus cases could rise

HARLINGEN — Some local leaders are concerned the expiration of Gov. Greg Abbott’s stay-home order could lead to a spike in Cameron County’s coronavirus...

Willacy County loosens some COVID-19 restrictions

RAYMONDVILLE — Like many counties across the country, Willacy County is loosening its restrictions on orders aimed at preventing the spread of the coronavirus. County...

Willacy confirms two more virus cases

RAYMONDVILLE — A man and woman in their 50s have become Willacy County’s 11th and 12th confirmed cases of the coronavirus. Now, the state health...

Opening today with retail-to-go; Social distancing remains in effect

RAYMONDVILLE — It’s not business as usual — but it’s a start. Across Texas today, businesses are partially opening as part of the first step...

RGV reports first COVID-19 death in Willacy County

Willacy County reported a fatality from the coronavirus late Saturday night, the first in the Rio Grande Valley. The man who died was in his...

Raymondville ISD reopens growing school meal program

RAYMONDVILLE — The school district reopened food service Monday after closing the program last week following confirmation of a Pittman Elementary School student as Willacy...