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Three Elementary Schools Receive  Kindergarten Readiness System Awards

Three Los Fresnos CISD elementary schools have received the Pre-Kindergarten Center for Excellence designation by the Texas Education Agency. Las Yescas Elementary, Dora Romero Elementary and Villareal Elementary received plaques and banners in separate presentations by Los Fresnos CISD Superintendent Gonzalo Salazar. The Kindergarten Readiness System evaluates the effectiveness of prekindergarten, Head Start, government subsidized, […]

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LFHS NJROTC Drill Team Participates in National Competition April 13

Los Fresnos High School’s Navy JROTC Drill Teams will participate in the Navy JROTC National Drill Competition April 13. The team qualified by placing at the Texas Navy JROTC Drill Meet held March 22 at College Station. Because of military budget cuts, the routine will be submitted virtually by video at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April […]

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Twenty-One LFHS, LFU Students Qualify for UIL Academics Regionals

Twenty-one Los Fresnos High School and Los Fresnos United students qualified for the UIL Regional Academics meet with strong showings at the District 32-5A UIL Academics meet March 23. Los Fresnos finished a narrow 24 points behind Harlingen South for the district championship. Qualifying for regionals were: John Aguilar, Current Events Varsity and Headline Writing […]

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Lady Falcon Softball: Los Fresnos vs Rivera

As of April 4th the Lady Falcons were 17-4 overall and 10-1 in District.  An impressive season so far for  the varsity softball team.  “The girls are having a successful season.  They have surprised many people including themselves.  They have been working very hard this year not only during season but also during the off […]

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Lucio Bill to Protect Historic Buildings Passes Senate

AUSTIN – Today, a bill by Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. (D-Brownsville) to help preserve historic buildings across Texas was received by the Texas House of Representatives. The bill unanimously passed out of the Senate Thursday. “Texas’ historic buildings are an important part of our culture. They are an enduring connection to our past,” Senator Lucio […]

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Semien Signs Letter of Intent with Angelo State University

Akeem Semien, a versatile all-sports athlete at Los Fresnos High School, signed a Letter of Intent to join the track team at Angelo State University at a signing ceremony Wednesday at LFHS.  Semien has played football, basketball and track for the Falcons since his sophomore year.  Joining him in the ceremony were his parents, sister […]

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State Intelligence Report Highlights Threats to Texas

Identifies Mexican cartels as most significant organized crime threat AUSTIN – The Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the 2013 Texas Public Safety Threat Overview, a state intelligence estimate that offers a review of current public safety threats to Texas. DPS Director Steven McCraw highlighted the report’s key findings this week at the 2013 […]

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More than 10,000 Texans join forces April 20 for nation’s biggest coastal cleanup AUSTIN — The annual Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup is Saturday, April 20 and Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson is getting the word out with a creative — and revolting — new public service announcement. “Fresh from the sea, enjoy these special dishes prepared […]

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Action4 Shares Benefits of Advertising to Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce

Little Caesar’s Job Applications Available at Los Fresnos Pharmacy Action4 President and CEO Tom Keeler and Account Executive Sarah Stinson gave an informational presentation about advertising with their company at the general meeting of the Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce held Tuesday, March 26. Sarah explained advertising benefits to the group and showed examples […]

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Los Fresnos High School NJROTC Continues a Tradition of Excellence

Los Fresnos High School NJROTC continues the tradition of excellence. This year, we have another appointment to the Military Academy. In the ten years of existence of the program at the High School, Andrea Mallea will become the 7th cadet appointed to one of our service academies. What an honor. Cadet Mallea began the application […]

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