Fear mongers. I get tired of hearing people accuse the media of mongering fear. Wait, let me check the latest novel coronavirus figures. At 6:30 this morning, the number of people in the U.S. who have tested positive to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was 4,661. Right now, 3:30 p.m., that number is now 5,853. So, it’s grown approximately 25 percent in only nine hours. The number of worldwide deaths seven hours ago was 7,166. Right now, that number is 7,869. Approximately a 10-percent growth rate.
DONNA - HCSO has arrested 32-year-old, Manuel Martinez III for the Murder of 54-year-old, Reynaldo Menchaca Villarreal. On Saturday, March 14, 2020, at approximately 11:54 P.M., the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office responded east of Victoria Road on Walker Road in rural Donna, Texas to assist the Weslaco Police Department in locating Manuel Martinez III.
EDINBURG – Local Administrative Presiding Judge Noé Gonzalez, released a statement today in accordance with the motion that was made and passed at the Emergency Board of Judges meeting held on March 16, 2020.
McALLEN Keep McAllen Beautiful takes the health and safety of our board members, staff and volunteers as a top priority. The events that have unfolded recently regarding the coronavirus have prompted us to take action and ensure the well-being of everyone.
EDINBURG –The 2020 South Texas All Hazards Conference has been postponed until the August- September time frame.