Cameron County Newswire

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  1. Man found guilty of sexual abuse of a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... was abused from age six to age nine. At the time of the outcry, the defendant was residing in Oklahoma. The Cameron County District Attorney's Office was successful in utilizing Jessica's Law that was enacted in 2007. The Law, named after Jessica ...

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  2. Fitch Affirms San Benito, TX's LTGOs & COs at 'A+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Wire

    ... debt levels. The Stable Outlook reflects Fitch's view that such shifts are unlikely. The city is located in Cameron County at the southern tip of Texas in the Lower Rio Grande Valley. It is situated between the cities of Harlingen and Brownsville. ...

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  3. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Wire

    ... each other, is bringing its national tour to Florida, with stops ... )--Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Cameron County, Texas Fitch Ratings has published a repo... )--Fitch ...

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Wire

    )--Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Cameron County, Texas Fitch Ratings has published a repo... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA-' rating on the following bonds issued ...

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  5. Fitch Releases Report on Cameron County, TXRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Business Wire

    ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: .

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  6. San Antonio Truck Accident Lawyer Jorge Herrera of The Herrera Law...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | PRWeb

    ... focused on Herrera's involvement in a case involving the death of truck driver Guadalupe Quintanilla, 45, of Cameron County, Texas, in December 2010.** In particular, the Houston Public Media article included a verbal exchange between attorney ...

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  7. Voter Suppression Backfires in Texas and WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Nation

    ... his birth certificate for more than twenty years. He was born in what he described as a "farm ranch" in Cameron County, Texas. With the help of his daughter, he visited three offices in two counties but was unsuccessful in locating his birth ...

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  8. Laborer Who Spent Time on Death Row in Texas Goes FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | KCEN

    ... for a new trial, Elia Cornejo Lopez, rejected the standards argument, writing that "a (defendant's) life in Cameron County is worth just the same as a life in other parts of the United States." She granted a new trial. Earlier this year, prosecutors ...

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  9. Gulf of Mexico junk creates monster swarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... like this has ever been reported, the last being in 2009. "These were healthy starfish," said Tony Reisinger, Cameron County Extension Agent for Coastal & Marine Resources with Texas Sea Grant at Texas A&M University. "It's one of those incidents ...

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  10. Manuel Velez leaves death row: Case tainted by flawed forensics, ineffective counselRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Grits for Breakfast

    ... witnesses,' said Richard Dieter, head of the Death Penalty Information Center, in a statement." The Cameron County DA, by contrast, insists Velez is guilty. Either way, today he's a free man and to judge from the forensic evidence - which showed the ...

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  11. Ex-death row inmate released on parole in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... appeals court threw out Velez's death sentence two years ago because of faulty testimony at his 2008 trial in Cameron County. "I'm very happy being free, thanks to you guys," the 49-year-old Velez said after receiving hugs from his legal team ...

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  12. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Business Wire

    ... Automotive EPS Industry Report 2014" report to t... )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA-' rating to the following Cameron County, TX's limited tax (LT) bonds: --$8.8 million LT refunding bonds, series 2014. The bonds are sch... )--Veiculos eletricos ...

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  13. Cattle Fever temporary quarantine declared by TAHCRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Southwest Farm Press

    ... to your inbox. In this latest development, state animal health officials have confirmed cattle fever ticks on Cameron County premises located outside the permanent quarantine zone. In order to protect the land, premises, and animals from exposure to ...

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  14. Fitch Rates Cameron County, TX's LT Bonds 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Business Wire

    ... tax levy. STABILIZED FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE: Improved cost controls and revenue enhancements have stabilized Cameron County's financial position following weakening driven by declines in certain non-property tax revenues and growing public safety ...

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  15. American Citizen Beaten To Death By Cartel Members, Another Citizen InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Breitbart.com

    An American citizen was beaten to death by drug cartel members while another barely managed to survive the kidnapping and torture just south of the Texas border. The two men have been identified as 38-year-old Erick Candanoza, and 25-year-old Carlos Vela Moreno, who are from the border city of Brownsville and were in the business of selling used cars, according to Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio.

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  16. After debate, candidates predict winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Texas. Asked afterward about his goal of winning the Valley, Abbott pointed out that he got 48 percent of the Cameron County vote against little-known, under-funded Democrat Barbara Ann Radnofsky in 2010. He said he's shooting for more than 50 ...

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  17. South Texas man accused of killing wife, young sonRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KSWO

    ... of the family's Brownsville home. Donald Edward Pierce also has been charged with evading arrest. He's in a Cameron County jail without bond after his arraignment. Online jail records list no attorney for him. Brownsville police found Diana Ramos ...

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  18. Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on SpaceX Commercial Launch FacilityRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in South Texas. The State of Texas is also offering $13 million from the Spaceport Trust Fund to the Cameron County Spaceport Development Corp. The Spaceport Trust Fund was established to help develop the infrastructure necessary for developing a ...

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  19. SpaceX founder expects space flights from Texas in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This is an artist rendering of a proposed spaceport at Boca Chica Beach in Cameron, County, Texas near Brownsville, Texas.

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  20. Hunters can find plenty of premier public placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    With 95 percent or so of Texas land privately owned, it follows that an equal percentage of the state's premier wingshooting opportunities sit behind locked and jealously guarded gates where access is deigned only through personal connections or the exchange of often considerable quantities of money. It's not unusual for a well-heeled quail hunter to shell out $10,000 or more to lease, just for quail hunting during the four-month season, a single section - 640 acres - of potentially productive bobwhite habitat in South Texas or the Rolling Plains.

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