Luxury Townhouses Going Quickly

Luxury Townhouses Going Quickly  Apartment complex nearly 100 percent full by Tony Vindell/LFN The first upscale complex of townhouses on east side of the…

Leo Aguilar Foundation Tournament Set for March 10th

Leo Aguilar Foundation Tournament Set for March 10th

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Golfers are encouraged to participate in the 32nd Annual Leo Aguilar Foundation Golf Tournament, scheduled Saturday, March 10, at the South Padre Island Golf Club in Laguna Vista. Proceeds from the tournament will go for graduating students from Los Fresnos High School,…

Los Fresnos Rodeo Ends Riding High

Los Fresnos Rodeo Ends Riding High

by Tony Vindell/LFN The 29th annual Los Fresnos Rodeo is now history, but the city’s biggest event of the year ended on a high ride. Judging by some spectators’ comments, attendance surpassed previous rodeos and parking became an issue for some people. And in spite…

Kite Fest Delights Crowds on SPI

Kite Fest Delights Crowds on SPI by Tony Vindell/LFN A flying octopus, shark, and even a humpback whale could be seen…

It’s Rodeo Time, Y’all!

It’s Rodeo Time, Y’all! by Tony Vindell/LFN Time to slip into your jeans and to put on your cowboy…

Miss Rodeo Queen Takes Reign

Miss Rodeo Queen Takes Reign by Tony Vindell/LFN For Madelynn Hill, Saturday night was another special day in her life.…

Karen Waters Named 2018 Cameron County Fair & Livestock Show Cowgirl

Karen Waters Named 2018 Cameron County Fair & Livestock Show Cowgirl by Tony Vindell/LFN A total of 21 girls competed in three divisions during Saturday’s 2018…

What to Know About Your Drinking Water

What to Know About Your Drinking Water

(StatePoint) Having clean, uncontaminated water to drink at home and on-the-go is one of the most essential components to keeping your family safe and healthy. Unfortunately, safe water is not necessarily a given. A recent study, published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of…

3 Reasons to Consider Refinancing Your Auto Loan

3 Reasons to Consider Refinancing Your Auto Loan

(StatePoint) Most people know they can refinance their mortgage, but less than half are aware that they can also refinance their auto loan, according to a study by Harris Poll for Ally Financial. It’s a simple task that could reduce your car payments by about…

Tips to Protect Birds in Your Yard and Garden

Tips to Protect Birds in Your Yard and Garden (StatePoint) One of the best parts of backyard living in the warmer months is all…

Diet vs. Exercise: Which is Better for Weight Loss?

Diet vs. Exercise: Which is Better for Weight Loss? (StatePoint) What’s more important: diet or exercise? Anyone who’s tried to lose weight and maintain…

Tips to Repay Student Loans as Quickly and Affordably as Possible

Tips to Repay Student Loans as Quickly and Affordably as Possible (StatePoint) College students who borrow to pay for school typically don’t have to start repaying…

How the Average Citizen Can Help Bring About Friendlier Politics

How the Average Citizen Can Help Bring About Friendlier Politics (StatePoint) At a divisive moment in our nation’s history, you may be wondering how average…

Falcons Season Ends In Re-Match Loss To Lake Travis

Falcons Season Ends In Re-Match Loss To Lake Travis

Athletic Director Patrick Brown Praises Student Athletes and Fans for Effort and Support by Victor Moreno, LFN • photos by Ricki’s Photos The Falcons football season officially came to an end with a 42-7 loss in a re-match with the previous years challenger Austin Lake…

Los Fresnos Little League Senior Softball

Los Fresnos Little League Senior Softball

Heading to the Little League World Series is a dream that many young ball players have all around the world. Fortunately, a softball team from Los Fresnos came very close to this dream. The Lady Falcons Senior Softball team from the Los Fresnos Little League…

City of McAllen to Host TAAF Summer Games of Texas Once Again

City of McAllen to Host TAAF Summer Games of Texas Once Again (McAllen, TX) The City of McAllen is proud to once again host the Texas Amateur…

The Leo Aguilar Foundation National Running Day Free 5K and 10K Runs – Saturday, June 10th, 2017

The Leo Aguilar Foundation National Running Day Free 5K and 10K Runs – Saturday, June 10th, 2017 You cordially invited to participate in this year’s National Running Day Free 5k and 1ok…

Congratulations!

Congratulations! Congratulations to LFHS Senior Tanya Prazelini on her nomination for All-Valley Girls Soccer Player of…

Top Tips for Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Top Tips for Physical Fitness and Sports Month (StatePoint) Staying active doesn’t just keep a waistline in check, it benefits every part of…

Los Fresnos Educator Addresses Job Growth and Safety in Port Election Race

Los Fresnos Educator Addresses Job Growth and Safety in Port Election Race

LOS FRESNOS, TX – A clear platform focused on growing the local economy, longer lasting jobs, and protecting citizens, is driving Patrick Anderson as he recently launched his campaign for Port of Brownsville Navigation and Canal Commissioner. Anderson, a Los Fresnos High School educator, believes…

IES Exit Leaves Hundreds Without Jobs

IES Exit Leaves Hundreds Without Jobs

by Tony Vindell/LFN Gone are the hundreds of people who worked at the two International Educational Services Inc. centers in Los Fresnos so are the scores of vehicles seen parked outside the sources of jobs for many. As one of the largest employers for the…

Los Fresnos EDC Hires Company to Promote City

Los Fresnos EDC Hires Company to Promote City by Tony Vindell/LFN The wave of retailers that arrived in Los Fresnos in the early…

Luxury Townhouses Going Quickly

Luxury Townhouses Going Quickly  Apartment complex nearly 100 percent full by Tony Vindell/LFN The first upscale complex of townhouses…

Vacationers Keep Los Fresnos Police Busy

Vacationers Keep Los Fresnos Police Busy by Tony Vindell/LFN Each spring break and Semana Santa are usually the busiest weeks of…

Fishaholics Now Have a Place to Take Their Reels and Rods

Fishaholics Now Have a Place to Take Their Reels and Rods by Tony Vindell/LFN Fishing is starting to improve in both the Laguna Madre and in…

Marchers to Demand Texas Politicians “Respect Science”

Marchers to Demand Texas Politicians “Respect Science”

by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Organizers of Austin’s annual March for Science hope to send a message to state lawmakers – stop politicizing, and start respecting science. The march and rally, scheduled for Saturday, will coincide with the city’s annual Earth Day celebration. Planners expect a crowd…

The Alamo Announces Statewide Roadshow

The Alamo Announces Statewide Roadshow

Join the Alamo at locations across the state to discuss the future of the Shrine of Texas Liberty Attendees will also be invited to bring historic artifacts and family treasures to discuss with historians and curatorial staff SAN ANTONIO – The Alamo will hit the…

Report: Many Wildlife Species at Increased Risk of Extinction

Report: Many Wildlife Species at Increased Risk of Extinction by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – A new report warns that as many as one-third of America’s wildlife…

Fungus Causing White-Nose Syndrome Spreads into Central Texas

Fungus Causing White-Nose Syndrome Spreads into Central Texas First Ever Detection in Popular Mexican Free-Tailed Bat AUSTIN — The fungus that causes white-nose syndrome…

Wildflowers and Blooming Plants Putting on a Show at Texas State Parks

Wildflowers and Blooming Plants Putting on a Show at Texas State Parks AUSTIN— Texas State Parks have gone Technicolor with a show stopping display of bright blues, vibrant pinks, deep…

Study: Immigrants Bear Brunt of Hurricane Harvey Hardships

Study: Immigrants Bear Brunt of Hurricane Harvey Hardships by Mark Richardson HOUSTON – A new study finds that immigrants were almost twice as likely…