Tips to Save and Spend Wisely in 2017

Tips to Save and Spend Wisely in 2017 (StatePoint) Did you get carried away with the holiday spirit this past season? On the heels of hefty spending, the…

“A Christmas Fantasy” Parade and Festival This Saturday

“A Christmas Fantasy” Parade and Festival This Saturday

by Victor Moreno/LFN The City of Los Fresnos and Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce present A Christmas Fantasy parade and festival this Saturday, December 3, 2016. A Christmas lights parade displaying a Christmas fantasy theme will begin the festivities. The Parade line-up begins at…

UTRGV to Host #subculture Event in Downtown Brownsville

UTRGV to Host #subculture Event in Downtown Brownsville

  BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS –UTRGV is working with the City of Brownsville to shine a spotlight on the #subculture of artists who bring vibrant energy, sounds and colors to downtown Brownsville, starting at noon Saturday, Nov. 19, during the UTRGV #subculture: Urban Arts Experience event. UTRGV…

Chamber of Commerce to Present “A Christmas Fantasy” Lighted Parade and Festival

Chamber of Commerce to Present “A Christmas Fantasy” Lighted Parade and Festival Preparations for the 2016 Los Fresnos Christmas lights parade theme: “A Christmas Fantasy” presented by…

4th Annual Boots on Ground Veterans Memorial Mud Run This Saturday

4th Annual Boots on Ground Veterans Memorial Mud Run This Saturday The City of Los Fresnos Boots On Ground Veterans Memorial Endurance 4 mile obstacle Mud…

Trick or Treat at the Park

Trick or Treat at the Park Monday | Oct 31st | Los Frenos Memorial Park The Halloween Fall Festival is back for 2016! Scheduled for…

Tailgate Entertainment Began at Sept. 23 Football Game

Tailgate Entertainment Began at Sept. 23 Football Game by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Football tailgating has returned for a third straight year. Los Fresnos Falcon…

Family-Friendly Tips to Transform Your Home this Season

Family-Friendly Tips to Transform Your Home this Season

(StatePoint) Transition your interior décor when temperatures drop — it’s a great time to tap into your creativity and make a statement. Here are some ideas — big and small — to freshen up your home this season. Play with Colors When the weather is…

Project Provides Legal Services to Low-Income Texas Veterans

Project Provides Legal Services to Low-Income Texas Veterans

by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – There seems to be no shortage of challenges to overcome for those who have served in the U.S. military, but when the problem involves a legal issue, help is available for veterans in Texas. The Texas Veterans Legal Assistance…

Advocates Push for More Latino Votes in Texas

Advocates Push for More Latino Votes in Texas by Mark Richardson HOUSTON – Many political pundits speculate that Texas could take a major…

Keeping Kids Safe This Halloween

Keeping Kids Safe This Halloween (SPM Wire) Trick-or-treating is all fun and games — but don’t forget to take a…

Great New Tips to Boost Your Productivity

Great New Tips to Boost Your Productivity (StatePoint) If you are like most people, you could use more hours to get things…

Is Your Lawn and Garden Bird-Friendly?

Is Your Lawn and Garden Bird-Friendly? (StatePoint) Birds are more than just beautiful visitors to your lawn and garden, they are…

Falcon’s Epic Run for State Football Championship Ends in Lake Travis

Falcon’s Epic Run for State Football Championship Ends in Lake Travis

Congratulations to the Falcons Varsity Football Team on a Great Season! by Victor Moreno/LFN The playoff road to a State Championship is a difficult road to navigate and this year the path was through Austin Lake Travis. The LFHS Varsity Falcons came into the match-up…

Congratulations, Jackie Kingsbury!

Congratulations, Jackie Kingsbury!

Congratulations to Jackie Kingsbury for becoming the first at LFHS to reach 1,000 kills in her varsity career in the Los Fresnos Varsity Volleyball team. She led the Lady Falcons with 22 kills at the Saturday, October 15th game against Donna, giving her the kills…

Los Fresnos Alum Cheshire Competing in Paralympics

Los Fresnos Alum Cheshire Competing in Paralympics by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Shawn Cheshire, a 1994 graduate of Los Fresnos High School, is part…

Los Fresnos High School to Add Boys’ and Girls’ Wrestling

Los Fresnos High School to Add Boys’ and Girls’ Wrestling by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Los Fresnos High School is joining the wrestling alliance. The Falcons will…

Falcon Football Tickets On Sale Now

Falcon Football Tickets On Sale Now Tickets for the Falcons’ 2016 season went on sale Monday, July 25, at the Los Fresnos…

Summer Volleyball Skills Camp Scheduled July 25-29

Summer Volleyball Skills Camp Scheduled July 25-29 Los Fresnos High School and the South Texas Juniors Volleyball Club will co-sponsor the Summer…

Annual Elvis Festival Cancelled

Annual Elvis Festival Cancelled

Poor Health and Renovations of Museum Force Postponement Until 2018, Vega to Release Book This Year The 2017 Elvis Festival, hosted by Little Graceland and Simon Vega in Los Fresnos, Texas scheduled for January 14th has been cancelled. Simon Vega, who has hosted the Elvis…

SafeRide Driving Academy Collects Water Donations for Corpus Christi Area

SafeRide Driving Academy Collects Water Donations for Corpus Christi Area

by Victor Moreno/LFN Upon hearing of the news that the City of Corpus Christi and surrounding areas were without any kind of water due to a dangerous chemical in their water supply and that city officials had advised residents not to use tap water for…

The Holidays Have Arrived in Los Fresnos

The Holidays Have Arrived in Los Fresnos The City of Los Fresnos and Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce presented their Christmas…

“A Christmas Fantasy” Parade and Festival This Saturday

“A Christmas Fantasy” Parade and Festival This Saturday by Victor Moreno/LFN The City of Los Fresnos and Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce…

Wet Weather Causes Multiple Accidents in Los Fresnos Area

Wet Weather Causes Multiple Accidents in Los Fresnos Area Wet weather led to a couple of vehicle accidents in the area.  Wet road conditions…

Chinese Delegates “Discover Los Fresnos, Texas”

Chinese Delegates “Discover Los Fresnos, Texas” by Victor Moreno/LFN A Chinese delegation visited Los Fresnos as part of a collaborative effort…

New Congress Moves to Gut Environmental Protections

New Congress Moves to Gut Environmental Protections

by Mark Richardson HOUSTON – Public health and environmental groups warn that low-income Texans will be at greater risk for respiratory problems and heart disease linked to pollution if the new Congress guts environmental and health regulations. The House of Representatives already has passed the…

Study: Significant Progress for African-Americans in Texas

Study: Significant Progress for African-Americans in Texas

by Mark Richardson DALLAS – When it comes to racial progress by African-Americans, Texas ranks among the top states in the nation in a new survey. It shows that black Texans are both currently doing well and have made significant progress over the past half-century,…

DPS Advises Texans to Stay Cautious During Winter Weather

DPS Advises Texans to Stay Cautious During Winter Weather AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to monitor weather…

Plaintiffs Demand Federal Judges Rule in Redistricting Case

Plaintiffs Demand Federal Judges Rule in Redistricting Case by Mark Richardson SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Plaintiffs in a lawsuit challenging the Texas congressional…

Planned Parenthood Takes Texas to Court Over Medicaid Cuts

Planned Parenthood Takes Texas to Court Over Medicaid Cuts by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Planned Parenthood Texas is back in court, challenging the…

Be Sure Charities are Legitimate Before Taking Tax Deduction

Be Sure Charities are Legitimate Before Taking Tax Deduction by Mark Richardson DALLAS – There are more than 1.5 million charitable organizations in the…