Friday Jul 18
Donations sought for Back-to-School Bash
Anthony Ruiz News With the summer nearly half over, the Jim Wells County Juvenile Probation Department is preparing for its ninth annual Back-to-School Bash, set for Aug. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m., and is requesting monetary and school supply donations from area individuals, businesses and organizations for the event.
Odesia Jimenez Hinojosa
She was a devoted member of her faith and will miss all of her brothers and sisters at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Martin arrested for stealing from his grandmother
Brenda Poe News & Graphics Joshua Lenn Martin, 26, was arrested on a theft warrant after allegedly stealing over $20,000 worth of jewelry from his grandmother.
Runoff candidates participate in second of three debates
The debates, sponsored by Alice24-7.com and KOPY, are broadcast live on KOPY 92.1FM While all four candidates were invited to the debates, Jim Wells County Judge challenger Pete Trevino Jr. did not participate because of a schedule conflict.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
About 1,280 Alice residents still without power
Red Cross officials are in Alice on standby as emergency responders assess the damage, spokesperson Danny Resendez said.