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Mission, Texas is located in Hidalgo County. Zip codes in Mission, TX include 78574, 78572, and 78573. The median home price in Mission is $199,000. More Mission information.

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Yesterday | United Methodist Church

Church draws on border natives in immigration crisis

Sanuanita Leal greets the Rev. Javier Leyva near her home in Mission, Texas. Leyva, now director of immigration ministries for The United Methodist Church in South Texas, previously served as her pastor and baptized Leal and her family.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

El Paso Times

Texas teen sentenced 20 years for crash that killed nine undocumented immigrants

A South Texas teenager was sentenced to 20 years in prison after being convicted in a 2012 accident that killed nine immigrants.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Austin American-Statesman

Charles Barnett to depart Seton in early 2015

Charles J. Barnett , FACHE, will retire as executive board chair of Seton Healthcare Family in February 2015, starting an orderly leadership transition over the next six months.

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Progress Times

Citrus leaders plan disease response

Citrus growers must be proactive to save the $150 million Rio Grande Valley industry as a deadly disease continues to spread in the region, representatives of Texas Citrus Mutual emphasized at a news conference Wednesday.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

SFGate

M&R: Immigrant kids may get free legal help

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Texas Tribune

Letters Highlight Local Tension Over Increased Border Security

A Customs and Border Protection vehicle patrols on the Texas border near the Rio Grande, Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Mission, Texas.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

WBNS

Militias complicate situation on Texas border

Authorities are concerned about the presence of private armed militias patrolling the border in search of people sneaking into the U.S. from Mexico.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Militias complicate situation on Texas border

On a recent moonlit night, Border Patrol agents began rounding up eight immigrants hiding in and around a canal near the Rio Grande.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Progress Times

City sanitation department in transition; public should leave trash cans in alley, by curb

Current Conditions: Fair, 87 F Forecast: Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 102 Low: 79 Sat - Sunny.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Few Nicaraguan child migrants join other Central Americans in trek to US

JULY 24: A suspected smuggler allegedly brings undocumented Salvadorian immigrants, most of them minors, across the Rio Grande from Mexico into the United States on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Pull-A-Part Acquires McAllen Texas Used Auto Parts Businesses

Pull-A-Part, the award-winning family business serving the do-it-yourself, used auto parts market, has acquired the McAllen, Texas National Used Auto Parts and Hidalgo U-Pull-It Used Auto Parts businesses from Piccirillo LTD based in Mission, Texas.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Progress Times

Mission celebrates 20th National Night Out

Current Conditions: Fair, 82 F Forecast: Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 98 Low: 78 Sat - Partly Cloudy.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Schools brace for up to 50,000 migrant kidsSchools brace for up to...

Schools across the USA are bracing for as many as 50,000 immigrant children who would start school this fall, most of them unaccompanied by their families.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Show of force on Texas border draws detractors

A Texas Parks and Wildlife warden with a .30-calibre machine gun patrols the Rio Grande near Mission, Tex., last month.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Washington Times

With Congress adjourned, new options sought for border

Texas Parks & Wildlife Wardens patrol the Rio Grand on the U.S.-Mexico border in Mission, Texas.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Progress Times

Mayor opposes hospital district tax burden

Current Conditions: Fair, 86 F Forecast: Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 103 Low: 79 Sat - Partly Cloudy.

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Progress Times

Commissioners consider capital improvement requests

Hidalgo County budget officers received about $342 million in requests for capital improvements within the county, Sergio Cruz, finance director, told commissioners court at its Tuesday meeting.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

USA Today

Surge in unaccompanied minors hits immigration courts

Wearing a purple shirt and black tie, the 17-year-old boy from Honduras whistled nervously as he walked to the front of a courtroom to face an immigration judge in Phoenix.

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The Washington Post

Cruz Blamed as House Republicans Try to Revive Funds Bill

Immigrant Melida Patricio Castro from Honduras shows a birth certificate for her daughter Maria Celeste, 2, to a U.S. Border Patrol agent near the U.S.-Mexico border on July 24, 2014 near Mission, Texas.

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National Public Radio

House Cancels Vote On $659 Million Border Security Bill

Texas Parks and Wildlife Wardens patrol the Rio Grand on the U.S.-Mexico border in Mission, Texas, earlier this month.

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