18 hrs ago
Chestnut Exploration & Production Acquires Willamar Field, Nearly Doubles Oil Production
The 1,720 gross acre unit was acquired by Chestnut Exploration & Production, Inc. with the Chestnut Production Fund IV for $13.1 million.
22 hrs ago
Blog del Narco: Marijuana Plantation Discovered in Texas at Border
Raymondville, Texas.-In a land that was once used to grow watermelons and beans, marijuana plants 8 feet tall swaying under the foliage .
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Texas marijuana farm a rare find near border
An abandoned milking barn where immigrants were being held is seen on the same property where a two-acre pot farm operated near Raymondville, Texas on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.
Texas Marijuana Farm a Rare Find Near Border
On land once used to grow watermelons and grain, 8-foot tall marijuana plants swayed under a canopy of mesquite.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Possible weapon in border agent's slaying found
A South Texas sheriff says a gun's been found that may be the weapon used to kill an off-duty Border Patrol agent shot while fishing with his family earlier this month.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Authorities uncover "marijuana plantation" just west of Lasara
It all happened at a field off County Road 10 in rural Willacy County just after 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Investigators Find Gun Likely Used to Murder Border Patrol Agent in TX
Investigators in South Texas have found what they believe to be the weapon that two illegal aliens used to murder a U.S. Border Patrol agents who had been fishing with his family.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Border Patrol Union Fights For Agent Killed by Illegal Aliens
Officials with the National Border Patrol Council are pushing to have U.S. Customs and Border Protection classify the murder of agent Javier Vega, who died Sunday while defending his family from two illegal aliens who tried to rob them at gunpoint, as a line of duty death.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Family Unknowingly Helped Murder Suspects
Two Mexican nationals, 30-year old Gustavo Tijerina of La Villa, Texas and 40-year old Ismael Vallejo of Weslaco, Texas, allegedly shot and killed Border Patrol Agent Javier Vega.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
2 held in killing of off-duty Border Patrol agent
Two men from Mexico face capital murder and other charges after an off-duty Border Patrol agent was fatally shot and his father wounded during a South Texas fishing trip .
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Heartbreaking Words Police Say Slain Off-Duty Border Patrol Agent ...
UPDATE : Sheriff Spence told Kiii-TV that Border Patrol agent Javier Vega, Jr., was fishing with relatives when two men attempted to rob them, opening fire on Vega and his family.
Off-duty Border Patrol agent in South Texas killed
Two suspects have been detained after an off-duty Border Patrol agent was fatally shot and another man wounded during a fishing trip in South Texas.