Friday Mar 7
Mayor Salinas seeks re-election
For the last 16 years, Norberto "Beto" Salinas has been committed to the citizens of Mission serving as the mayor.
A Texas Primer
On March 2, 1836, when texas was still part of Mexico, 59 delegates gathered at Washington, Texas, to sign the Texas Declaration of Independence.
SFBG Politics Blog
Nite Trax: Esta Noche to close, adios Esta Noche
Not even a guest starring role on Looking could save beloved Latino-oriented gay dive Esta Noche, alas! According to Eater SF, the Mission favorite is being sold by its owners -- reportedly willingly -- to the team behind SoMa meat market Wish.
Log Cabin Democrat
Mr. Shawn and Mrs. Shelia Johnson of Greenbrier are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Miss Carissa Johnson to Mr. Zach Andrews, son of Mr. Russell and Mrs. Sandy Andrews of Birta, Ark.
Road Foodie: Mexi-Rio
Tamales at Delia's are traditionally made with corn wrapping, though they also offer Veracruz-style tamales steamed in banana leaves.
Winter Texan Fiesta offers live music, food, fun
The Winter Texan Fiesta, to be held Saturday, Feb. 22, promises to be an exciting event featuring Valley performers with music and songs representing a variety of genres from Rock n Roll, Classic Country, Bluegrass, 50s & 60s favorites, and a tribute to the "Man in Black" himself, Johnny Cash.
Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated Press
Prosecutors are presenting a second day of testimony in the trial of a man accused of killing a Central Texas police officer in April 2012.
Congress District 13
Age: 59 Work resume: Veterinarian, Army veteran, certified financial planner and former stock broker Education: Bachelor of Arts in animal science, Texas A&M University; Doctor of Ceterinary Medicine from A&M Community experience/past political experience: Worships at Crafton Baptist Church.
Fitch Rates McAllen, TX's Ltd Tax GOs and COs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
The bonds will be sold via competition on Feb. 24. Proceeds will be used to fund the construction of a performing arts facility, park and street improvements, and pay issuance costs.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Former Tyler Diocese priest sentenced to 7.5 years
This undated photo released by the U.S. Marshal service shows Robert Poandl. Poandl, a Roman Catholic priest, was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, after being convicted of taking a 10-year-old boy to West Virginia for sex more than two decades ago.
International Forces Work Together on Mission in Afghanistan
A Winter Weather Advisory is effective for all of Central Texas through 6 p.m.... Periods of freezing drizzle, light freezing rain, and sleet may develop across the region this morning.