Thursday Apr 10
Suspect in 2010 Weslaco Murder Arrested
Weslaco police have arrested a suspect in the 2010 murder of Ernesto Ramos. Police and members of the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force arrested the suspect this morning at his home.
The Brief: Abbott, Davis Clash on Pre-K
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and state Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, have both made education a central point in their gubernatorial bids.
Abbott: Tie Additional Pre-K Funding to Outcomes
Announcing the first of his education policy proposals Monday, Greg Abbott called for reforming pre-kindergarten programs before expanding access, saying that additional funding should be tied to academic outcomes.
The Brief: Another GOP Convention, Another Immigration Fight?
Delegates to the GOP state convention in early June could find themselves with another big immigration battle on their hands.
Belmontes: I Beat Omar Figueroa 5 Times in Amateurs
On Saturday, April 26, Omar "Panterita" Figueroa Jr. defends his WBC Lightweight World Championship against fellow Texan Jerry "The Corpus Christi Kid" Belmontes as part of a Showtime televised tripleheader from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
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Betty Lee Duke
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, March 24, 2014 at Faith Baptist Church with Rev.