EDINBURG – U.S. Border Patrol agents seize more than 550 pounds of marijuana, intercept human smuggling attempts, and disrupt a stash house operation this past weekend.
PHARR – Five Pharr- San Juan-Alamo ISD (PSJA ISD) seniors in the district’s Early College Program have been accepted into highly competitive universities.
What we’re going through now reminds me of 9-11 and its aftermath, which includes the invasion of Iraq. Lot of people made money from that, and a lot of soldiers lost their lives. Yet, today, W is considered a statesman even though I consider him to be a war criminal. Cheney, too. All of Bush’s inner circle and corporate war-profiteers. Now, Trump is doing the same thing Bush did: doing things that make no sense to anyone with a thinking brain.
In a story published last week in The Advance, it was reported that six local fire fighters were in a 14- day quarantine after one of the six came into contact with a close family member related to a 15-year-old teen who later tested positive for COVID-19. The contact came during an emergency call to the patient’s home – trouble breathing.
There has been some talk recently in political circles, both on the U.S. side and on the Mexican side, about closing down all ports of entry along the U.S./Mexico border, including commercial traffic. Currently, the border is closed to all non-essential travel, which obviously doesn’t include commercial traffic.