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  1. Reynaldo GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alice24-7.com

    Reynaldo Garcia, 89, passed away October 16, 2014. Rey was born December 4, 1924, in Falfurrias, Texas, to Rafael and Arcadia Garcia.

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  2. Illegal immigrant tried to enter U.S. in washer: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    But border patrol officers discovered the man curled up in the appliance's drum, which had been lifted into the back of a U-Haul. Four others, who were stowed inside a cardboard box, were also found in the spot check in Falfurrias, Tex., at 8 p.m. on Friday.

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  3. Badger band receives accoladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Alice24-7.com

    ... their music extremely well, but the marching had to match up to the music. The Badger Band will be traveling to Falfurrias HS on Saturday, October 18 to perform at the UIL Marching Contest at Falfurrias Football Stadium at 10 am. Gates will close 10 ...

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  4. Garza Looking to Close Out Hispanic Heritage Month with More MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... he's looking to close out Hispanic Heritage Month by getting even more milestones under his belt. Raised in Falfurrias, Texas, a town with a population of about 5,000 in southern Texas, Garza has been involved in athletics throughout his life. He ...

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  5. Anti-Amnesty Group Aims TV Ad at Swing-Voters [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Daily Caller

    Two men are taken into custody by the U.S. Border Patrol near Falfurrias, Texas March 29, 2013. Brooks County has become an epicentre for illegal immigrant deaths in Texas.

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KIII

    ... road win over Victoria East (Desktop only) -Odem tops previously unbeaten Santa Gertrudis -AP runs over visiting Falfurrias -Ben Bolt gets a big second half to top Riviera -Rio Hondo holds off West Oso (Desktop Only) -Pettus wins the "Sportsmanship ...

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  7. South Texas Man Arrested In 2002 Slaying Of CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... Krueger says investigators previously had submitted evidence to prosecutors that implicates John Anthony Vela of Falfurrias in the killings of the couple at their home. The evidence recently was submitted again and investigators obtained a warrant ...

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  8. South Texas man arrested in 2002 slaying of coupleRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... Krueger says investigators previously had submitted evidence to prosecutors that implicates John Anthony Vela of Falfurrias in the killings of the couple at their home. The evidence recently was submitted again and investigators obtained a warrant ...

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  9. Texas Man, 37, Charged In 2002 Double SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | KWTX

    A 37-year-old man was in the Harris County Jail Friday charged with capital murder in the slaying of a couple in 2002 in LaPorte. Investigators had submitted evidence to prosecutors that implicated John Anthony Vela of Falfurrias in the killings of the couple at their home and the evidence recently was submitted again, La Porte police Sgt. 8 comments

  10. Arrest made in La Porte cold case murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | KHOU-TV Houston

    La Porte Police: Suspect arrested in capital murder cold case La Porte Police: Suspect arrested in capital murder cold case Check out this story on KHOU.com: HOUSTON - La Porte investigators have arrested a 37-year-old man in connection with the 2002 murder of a couple found stabbed inside their home. Police said John Anthony Vela, of Falfurrias, Texas, had been the prime suspect since early in the investigation and he was also a long-time resident of La Porte.

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  11. La Porte Police successfully conclude investigation of Cold Case-Capital MurderRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | The Family Badge

    La Porte Police Department Detectives continued to investigate the case through the years and were finally able to obtain a warrant for the arrest of Vela, who had been the prime suspect since early in the investigation, and was also a long time resident of La Porte. On October 9, 2014, Detectives traveled to Falfurrias, Texas where they were able to locate and arrest Vela.

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  12. Number of Unaccompanied Children at the Border Tops 68,000 for Fiscal Year 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | TheBlaze.com

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection late Thursday announced that 68,541 unaccompanied illegal immigrant children were apprehended in fiscal year 2014, a 77 percent increase from the nearly 39,000 kids taken in the year before. While that's a dramatic jump, it's far fewer than the 90,000 some administration officials and members of Congress were predicting for the fiscal year, which ended September 30. U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants in the brush near Falfurrias, Texas.

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  13. Sailors talk with Latinas, dismiss Myths of Naval Service at HESTECRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | PressReleasePoint

    ... careers and job tracks once exclusive to men. "The session was very nice and structural," said Cantu, a native of Falfurrias, Texas. "The Sailors answered our questions honestly and directly, and they were able to explain the various types of ...

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  14. The truth of what is really going on at the Texas-Mexico border is frighteningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Examiner.com

    The shadow of a helicopter from U.S. Office of Air and Marine passes a U.S. Border Patrol vehicle as agents search for undocumented immigrants on September 11, 2014 in Falfurrias, Texas. On Tuesday a congressman admitted at least 10 ISIS rebels have been apprehended trying to cross into Texas from Mexico.

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  15. Why Doesn't The Left Talk About Immigration's Impact On Inequality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Daily Caller

    Two men are taken into custody by the U.S. Border Patrol near Falfurrias, Texas March 29, 2013. Brooks County has become an epicentre for illegal immigrant deaths in Texas.

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  16. Kidnapping and Extortion Bring Massive Revenue to US Border GangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Breitbart.com

    Gangs operating in Falfurrias, Texas have allegedly been the recipient of "a massive amount" of inbound wire transfers. The transfers are believed to be extortion payments to local gang members who allegedly kidnap illegal immigrants who are found hiking through the ranches of Brooks County to avoid the Falfurrias Border Patrol checkpoint. 3 comments

  17. Friday Football Fever Week FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... their non-district play against the tough San Angelo Central. Zapata seeks their forth win in a row as they face Falfurrias. A United Longhorn earns player of the week honors after throwing for seven touchdowns. Plus, scores from around our area. 1 comment

  18. Texas immigrant center to hold up to 2,400Texas immigrant center to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Texas immigrant center to hold up to 2,400 Officials say the Dilley center initially will house 480 people but will eventually hold 2,400. Check out this story on KHOU.com: FALFURRIAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 11: A U.S. Border Patrol agent chases down undocumented immigrants on September 11, 2014 near Falfurrias, Texas.

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  19. Busy weekend: Customs seizes millions worth of pot, meth and unreported currency - and is hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | TheBlaze.com

    ... escorts an undocumented immigrant, her arm handcuffed behind her back, after detaining her in the brush on near Falfurrias, Texas. Agents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection patrol the area day and night in search of smugglers bringing both ...

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  20. Texas DPS Begins Surge Near Falfurrias to Battle Drugs and Human SmugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Breitbart.com

    FALFURRIAS, Texas-Troopers from the Texas Department of Public Safety are beginning a law enforcement surge operation around Falfurrias in Brooks County. The operation is being executed to deter human smuggling and drug trafficking along the two major highways leading to the Border Patrol's Falfurrias Checkpoint.

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