Tag: San Benito

Police investigate possible threat at San Benito Walmart

San Benito Police were called to the Walmart at 1126 West Business 77 Sunday morning over the possibilities of a threat made to the...

Driver charged in death of 21-year-old woman

BROWNSVILLE — A San Benito man faces charges linked to a crash that killed a 21-year-old woman and left three passengers injured in a...

Police ‘state-of-the-art’ radios outdated

SAN BENITO — Financing technological equipment can be risky business. Nearly six years ago, city officials bought a $1.3 million police radio system they geared...

City to borrow $1.5M for sewer overhaul

SAN BENITO — City commissioners voted 3-1 last night to borrow $1.5 million to fund the first phase of an $8.2 million state-mandated sewer...

San Benito students gain leadership skills at national youth camp

SAN BENITO — Before arriving, students weren’t sure what to expect at their upcoming leadership-based summer camp. They felt a mix of emotions from nervous...

San Benito NJROTC cadets gear up for competition season

SAN BENITO — Erasmo Cardoza called his varsity armed exhibition drill team to attention and gave them instructions to begin their routine. With modified fake...

Truck accident at mud pit kills San Benito woman

LA PALOMA — Authorities are considering filing charges against the driver of a pickup truck that plunged into a ditch, killing a 21-year-old San...

Sanchez listed as attorney in case of children’s father

SAN BENITO — City Commissioner Carol Lynn Sanchez is listed as the “lead attorney” for her children’s father in a case in which he’s...

Big plans: Victory in Austin clears path for mega-development in San Benito

SAN BENITO — A hotel and convention center project, a sports stadium, and plans for hundreds of millions of development dollars to build them...

San Benito lifts tax to draw business

SAN BENITO — An old barrier no longer stands in the way of drawing warehousing and manufacturing to town. Earlier this week, city commissioners passed...