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Business 83 at Interstate 2/U.S. 83 Expressway complete closure

City-of-Mission-logoBusiness 83 at Interstate 2/U.S. 83 will be closed from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays until Thursday, April 24, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

Traffic will be diverted onto the frontage roads on the expressway, and drivers are asked to follow the signs. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mission stadium gets a facelift

20140411 MCISD-Tom-Landry-Stadium-removal-of-track AF  0036 FEATUREEarly Friday morning at Tom Landry Stadium, chunks of field grass and track were torn up by construction machinery. In an estimated 90 days, Mission CISD will see a brand new turf field and track. The Mission Eagles statue already has been removed and will be replaced on the east side of the field with the Veterans Memorial High School Patriot at either side of the scoreboard.

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Family finds strength in tragedy

20140410 MISSION Crime-Victims-Week 1719 featureJuan “J.J.” Sanchez was just 15 when he lost his big sister in an accident involving a drunken driving.

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Community unites in Relay for Life

20140411 MISSION Relay-for-Life 1686 featureSome ran, wearing headphones to help pass the time, huffing and puffing around Tom Landry Stadium in Mission on Saturday morning.

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Forgotten Friends works to save dogs

20140328 Nonprofit-dog-photos  7122 featureEight black puppies piled onto each other for naptime Friday morning in cage in a back room at Smith Ranch Kennels in Los Fresnos.

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Howling Trails: La Joya ISD drops $5 million on golf course

20140328 Martin Valley Golf lg-26 featureMartin Valley Ranch Golf Course soon will be Howling Trails Golf Course as La Joya ISD is expected to close on purchasing the property this week at a $5 million price tag.

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Palmhurst approves cameras for PD

20170321 PALMHURST Camera-demo 1606 featureEvery officer in Palmhurst will soon have video footage of every call to which he responds. Tuesday night, the city commission agreed to spend more than $22,000 on point-of-view cameras that each officer will wear on a pair of glasses or on his collar.

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La Joya student shows in RGVLS for first time

20140314 AREA Livestock-show 1558 featureTwo hours before showtime, Ellora Vela began to prep her goat for competition Wednesday.

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