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Badeaux to Continue as Director of Miss Los Fresnos Pageant

In 1993 Henry and Ethel Whipple wanted “intellect and beauty to represent this town” and initiated the first Pageant. That year the crowned winner was awarded a $500 scholarship. In 1998, under the direction of Debra Badeaux, the Pageant took on a new and more encompassing form by creating a Scholarship Pageant Program that included […]

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A Brief History of Los Fresnos

Retired Los Fresnos High School teacher, former mayor, owner of Keillor Construction & Lumber Inc and local historian James A. Keillor drafted his A Brief History of Los Fresnos while attending UT-Brownsville while a student in Dr. William L. Adams’ class. The full document can be found at the LFCISD website in the 100th Anniversary […]

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Annual Christmas Parade Brings Los Fresnos Together for the Holiday Season

On December 13th the Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce and the City of Los Fresnos held their Annual Christmas Parade and Park celebration. This years theme having been “Una Posada Mexicana”. The Parade began at 5:00 p.m. and saw a few new comers to the parade. Chamber business members took the parade opportunity to promote […]

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Tale of Two Chambers

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Tale of Two Chambers

Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce locks arms with Lower Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Executive Director of the Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce, Val Champion, exchanged membership agreements with Executive Director of the Lower Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Tony Gutierrez, on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The Los Fresnos Chamber shares a common […]

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Expanded Food and Nutrition Program Benefiting Los Fresnos Community

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) helps adults, young families and youth. EFNEP benefits those most at risk to suffer from hunger, food insecurity and the inability to connect with available support systems. EFNEP offers practical lessons in basic nutrition, food preparation, food budget management and food safety in settings convenient for the […]

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Los Fresnos Chamber Learns About South Texas Cheese Factory

Bayview Factory Owner Explains Operation to Board Members The Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce held their regular meeting October 28 with lunch catered by Julia’s Restaurant. New members welcomed to the meeting included: Ms. Delia Ruiz of Tips & Clips Beauty Salon, John Bates of To Every Tribe Ministries, Amparo Escalante of Harvey’s LP […]

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State Farm Officially Joins Community with Ribbon Cutting Oct. 9th

The Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new State Farm Insurance Agency location at 224 W. Ocean Blvd. in Los Fresnos. Originally opened on September 1, 2014, the agency is headed by David Armendariz who previously worked at the Los Fresnos Post Office from 2004-2009 as a United States […]

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Gulf Coast Credit Repair Joins Los Fresnos Business Community

The Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Henry Rodriguez’s new business, GULF COAST CREDIT REPAIR. The ceremony took place Saturday, October 4th at 11:00 am. at 32412 State Highway 100, Suite B, next to Carniceria Perez. Radio Station B-104 was there broadcasting live from 10 am to 12 […]

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Ribbon Cutting for Tips & Clips

The Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce and the City of Los Fresnos held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Delia Ruiz and her new business, TIPS & CLIPS to the city. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony took place on Wednesday, October 8th, at 5:30 pm. at 324 W. Ocean Blvd., at Ocean Plaza. TIPS & CLIPS […]

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Molina Healthcare Shares Story with Area Chamber of Commerce

The general meeting for Area Chamber of Commerce was held on noon Tuesday, September 23, at the Los Fresnos Inn & Suites meeting room. After the beginning ceremonies, Executive Director Mr. Val Champion then introduced the guest speaker, Ms. Sandra Medrano of Molina Healthcare. Ms. Medrano explained that Molina Healthcare helps mothers, children, families, and […]

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