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The fracking divide: Mexico's oil frontier beckons U.S. drillers in wake of new law
A worker walks up to the floor of Orion Drilling Co.' s Perseus drilling rig near Encinal in Webb County, Texas.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Webb County Sheriff Department Welcomes New Four-Legged Member
The Webb County Sheriff's Department welcomes a new member to the department and retires one of their own.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Sheriff's office deputies arrest man on drug charges near elementary school
A Laredo man was released from the Webb County Jail early Thursday following his arrest on drug charges Wednesday evening by Webb County Sheriff's Deputies.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Webb County Easter holiday closures
The Webb County Sheriff's administrative offices will also be closed but all other services will continue on their regular schedule.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Webb County updates retiree benefits program
The update was sparked by the recent issue of the retirees health insurance premiums rising.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Sheriff's office deputies seize more than $29,000 worth of heroin
A Laredo man remained behind bars Monday morning on a $175,000 bond after Webb County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested him Sunday on possession of heroin charges.
Houston engineering firm expands in the Eagle Ford
Houston-based engineering firm S&B Infrastructure Ltd. has opened a Laredo branch office to serve the Eagle Ford Shale and to contend for oil well projects and more in the region.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Sheriff's office deputies intercept drugs in jail
Webb County Sheriff's Office deputies during early hours Thursday arrested a local man who intended to smuggle a small amount of marijuana into the Webb County jail.
Houston engineering firm opens office to serve the Eagle Ford
Engineering firm S&B Infrastructure Ltd. has opened a Laredo branch office to serve the Eagle Ford Shale oil-and-gas play.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Sheriff's office deputies seize $10,490 in cash
A regular traffic stop by a Webb County Sheriff Deputy Monday afternoon on southbound Interstate 35 led to the seizure of $10,490 in cash, sheriff's officials said.
Louisiana's Horizon Energy leases acreage in the Eagle Ford's Webb County
Horizon Energy Corp. says it's signed an option agreement for a 1,340-acre oil-and-gas lease in the Eagle Ford Shale's Webb County.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Webb County Attorney files petition, suspends Mike Montemayor
The Webb County Attorney announces that he's made a move in handling the situation regarding commissioner Mike Montemayor.
Councilman welcomes Head Start parents
District VII Council Member Jorge Vera welcomed parents of the Webb County Head Start Program to City Hall, where he gave them an introduction of the City of Laredo in general, as well as a thorough presentation on challenges and opportunities the city faces as a whole, and then specifically, issues regarding District VII.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Status on Laredo shooting range
The Webb County Commissioner's Court council is giving the Laredo Pistol and Rifle Club an extension to fix the issues needed for the range to reopen.
Webb County Commissioner speaks up on Facebook
Early this morning, he emerged after not saying anything and posted a message for his constituents on his Facebook page.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
New crime lab coming to Laredo
A new crime lab for the Texas Department of Public Safety is under construction.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Laredo has long history of corrruption cases
If you've lived in Webb County for a while, you probably know that the area has seen its share of political and public corruption cases.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Webb County attorney speaks on Commissioner's case
Webb County commissioner Mike Montemayor was a no-show at his arraignment hearing Wednesday.