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Willacy County Voters Elect New District Attorney

Willacy County has a new district attorney. Raymondville defense attorney Annette Hinojosa upset 2-term District Attorney Bernard Ammerman to take over the post. Hinojosa squeaked out a victory, securing 51 percent of the vote. Related posts: Contreras Loses Juvenile Court Race Trevino Defeats Sanchez In Cameron County Judge’s Race Two Political Newcomers To Face Off […]


Suspect In Shooting Of His Infant Son Surrenders

(AP) – The man wanted in connection with the shooting death of his 8-month-old son in St. Louis has surrendered.  Police say 34-year-old Diata Crockett turned himself in to his lawyer Wednesday morning and is now in custody. Police offered no further details about the surrender.  The shooting happened Tuesday.           […]


Turkish Official: Kurdish Rebel Car Bombing Kills 3

(AP) – A Turkish official says a car bombing by Kurdish rebels against a gendarmerie station near the Syrian border has killed three people.  The official said the attack in the town of Midyat, in Mardin province, killed two government-employed village guards and a junior officer. The station chief was seriously wounded.  The official spoke […]