Construction To Affect Entrances to Los Fresnos United

Construction To Affect Entrances to Los Fresnos United by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Road construction for the widening of FM 803 in front of Los Fresnos United will cause closure…

100th Anniversary Culminates in Centennial Celebration

100th Anniversary Culminates in Centennial Celebration

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD On Saturday, April 16th, the Community Centennial Celebration delivered on its promise – to be an activity that was fun for people of all ages. From infants in strollers to 94-year-old Evelyn Kyle Carrell, Saturday’s celebration had more than four hours of…

Delilah Invites You to Get Your Grub On for Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness

Delilah Invites You to Get Your Grub On for Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness

March 4, 2006 may have been just an ordinary day for you and I but not for Delilah Marquez who suffered traumatic brain injury resulting from a tumor which caused her to be hospitalized for one and one half years. “It was the worst day…

Colorful Rodeo Parade Had a Little Bit of Everything

Colorful Rodeo Parade Had a Little Bit of Everything The 27th Annual Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo Parade Saturday featured more than 1,000 students participating…

Centennial Anniversary Stage Show Scheduled Friday, Jan. 22

Centennial Anniversary Stage Show Scheduled Friday, Jan. 22 The year-long Los Fresnos CISD Centennial Celebration continues. A Centennial Anniversary Stage Show will feature…

City of Harlingen Hosts 12th Annual Winter Texan Appreciation Fiesta

City of Harlingen Hosts 12th Annual Winter Texan Appreciation Fiesta HARLINGEN — Hundreds of guests are expected to attend the City of Harlingen’s 12th Annual…

Little Graceland to Host 2016 Annual Elvis Festival Saturday, January 9th

Little Graceland to Host 2016 Annual Elvis Festival Saturday, January 9th Little Graceland in Los Fresnos, Texas will present the 2016 Annual Elvis Festival on Saturday,…

Why It’s Important to Carve Your Own Identity

Why It’s Important to Carve Your Own Identity

(StatePoint) As a society, we sometimes tend to put people in boxes and narrow an individual’s character to a single label — especially if he or she is different from us. While accepting the labels people apply to us seems only natural at times; doing…

Will Smart Home Technology Change the Way We Live?

Will Smart Home Technology Change the Way We Live?

(StatePoint) Can the appliances in your kitchen serve as your personal nutritionist? Not now, but soon, say experts. From your refrigerator to your car to your home thermostat, different appliances and objects are getting smarter and connecting to the Internet and each other — and…

Weekend Warrior: Take Your Home from Boring to Beautiful

Weekend Warrior: Take Your Home from Boring to Beautiful (StatePoint) It often feels like there aren’t enough hours in a day to accomplish chores;…

10 Tips to Stick with Your Weight Loss Goals

10 Tips to Stick with Your Weight Loss Goals (StatePoint) Deciding to lose weight is a great first step toward wellness. But goal setting…

UTRGV Guitar Festival 2016 Showcases Established and New Musical Talent

UTRGV Guitar Festival 2016 Showcases Established and New Musical Talent RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS  –  The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will host the…

5 Simple Steps to Keep Pets Healthy Over the Holidays

5 Simple Steps to Keep Pets Healthy Over the Holidays (StatePoint) When making holiday plans, consider your pets’ health needs. Here, five veterinary experts weigh…

Patrick Brown Named Athletic Director, Head Football Coach

Patrick Brown Named Athletic Director, Head Football Coach

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Patrick Brown has been named to the position of Athletic Director/Head Football Coach at Los Fresnos High School. The Los Fresnos CISD Board of Trustees approved the position at a Special Called meeting Monday. Brown has 17 years coaching experience at successful…

University of Houston-Victoria’s Valdez earns Red River Athletic Conference Honor

University of Houston-Victoria’s Valdez earns Red River Athletic Conference Honor

University of Houston-Victoria midfielder Jonathan Valdez was recently named to the Red River Athletic Conference men’s soccer all-conference second team. The sophomore from Los Fresnos played a key role in the Jaguars’ success this season where he tallied three goals and four assists. The Jaguars…

Coach Becky Woods Celebrates 600th Victory

Coach Becky Woods Celebrates 600th Victory   Los Fresnos High School (Texas) Volleyball Coach Becky Woods, now in her 31st year…

Falcons Beat Yellow Jackets in Week Two

Falcons Beat Yellow Jackets in Week Two 40-6 victory over Edcouch-Elsa Los Fresnos Annihilates Yellow Jackets in Week Two ► MORE PHOTOS…

Lady Falcons Trounce Nikki Rowe

Lady Falcons Trounce Nikki Rowe Los Fresnos Beats Rival Lady Warriors with 25-17, 25-20, 26-24 Victory It doesn’t seem that…

New Turf, New Season!

New Turf, New Season! Football practice resumed on Monday, August 3, 2015 in preparation for the 2015-2016 Falcons Football…

Los Fresnos Resident Celebrates 100th Birthday

Los Fresnos Resident Celebrates 100th Birthday

Maybe it’s coincidence, maybe not, that Ing. Efren “Red” Cenoz O’Bannon is turning the century marker in his life in the same year as LFCISD is celebrating it’s 100th Anniversary. Efren or “Red” as most affectionately addressed him because of his red hair and dynamic…

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlor New Feature to Popular Local Restaurant

Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlor New Feature to Popular Local Restaurant

Los Fresnos has enjoyed Julia’s Mexican cuisine for 25 years as Julia’s Restaurant has become a mainstay for many local residents, as well as newcomers and visitors to Los Fresnos. Now, in 2016, Julia’s is proud to welcome it’s newest addition – The Scoop at…

Open Carry and Texas Gun Laws Discussed at Chamber General Meeting

Open Carry and Texas Gun Laws Discussed at Chamber General Meeting The Los Fresnos Police Department hosted an Open Carry and Texas Gun Laws presentation presented…

Double Ribbon Cutting Kicks Off New Year for Fledgling Businesses

Double Ribbon Cutting Kicks Off New Year for Fledgling Businesses The New Year is off to a great start for the Los Fresnos business community…

Los Fresnos Resident Recognized for Selfless Action

Los Fresnos Resident Recognized for Selfless Action The City of Los Fresnos took time during the city council meeting held on December…

Annual Los Fresnos Christmas Parade and Festival a Success

Annual Los Fresnos Christmas Parade and Festival a Success On December 12th the Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce and the City of Los Fresnos…

Native Americans Protest Strip Mine on Tribal Cultural Site

Native Americans Protest Strip Mine on Tribal Cultural Site

by Mark Richardson EAGLE PASS, Texas – Native Americans from Texas and across the country are protesting the operations at an open-pit coal mine on the Texas-Mexico border, saying it is located on sacred ground. Members of the Lipan Apaches, the Coahuiltecan Nation, the Carrizo-Comecrudo,…

Complaint: Border Patrol Confiscates Deportee IDs, Money

Complaint: Border Patrol Confiscates Deportee IDs, Money

by Mark Richardson EL PASO, Texas – The ACLU is among the groups that have filed an administrative complaint against the Department of Homeland Security for confiscating money and property from individuals before deporting them. The groups allege that immigration officials confiscated and failed to…

Texas Groups Demand Better Arsenic Warnings

Texas Groups Demand Better Arsenic Warnings by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Environmental groups want the federal government to tell Texas…

Report Finds One-Fourth of Texas Children Live in Poverty

Report Finds One-Fourth of Texas Children Live in Poverty by Mark Richardson DALLAS – A new report shows that one-quarter of Texas’ seven million…

‘One Person, One Vote’ Rule Reaffirmed in TX Case

‘One Person, One Vote’ Rule Reaffirmed in TX Case by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – The U.S. Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, has…

Environmental Groups Fight Proposed Texas Water Pipeline

Environmental Groups Fight Proposed Texas Water Pipeline by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – A coalition of environmental groups has filed a protest…