MISSION, Texas - The City of Mission, Texas Citrus Fiesta and Go Mission Fund hosted their 2nd Annual Mission Veterans Parade on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022. The Rio Grande Guardian International News Service interviewed Lisa Rivera, executive director of Texas Citrus Fiesta...
On Memorial Day we honor and remember the men and women who have given their lives in service to the United States. These fallen heroes put their country, their neighbors, their friends before themselves and made the ultimate sacrifice...
SGT. Edward Anguiano - Los Fresnos - 23 Mar 2003 - Iraq PFC. Juan Garza - San Benito - 8 Apr 2003 - Iraq PFC Rey Cuervo - Laguna Vista - 28 Dec 2003 - Iraq PFC Dustin Sekula - Edinburg -...
On March 29, 1973, the last remaining members of the United States armed forces withdrew from Vietnam and returned home. To commemorate this day, in 2009,  I passed legislation to designate March 29 as Texas Vietnam Veterans Day. Eight...
LA FERIA, Texas - The Texas Workforce Commission is to recognize Noble Texas Builders for having military veterans comprise at least ten percent of its workforce. A “We Hire Vets” ceremony will be held at the Noble headquarters in La...
Today, we honor our veterans across our country. We salute them for the sacrifices they have made for us whether it was at home or abroad. It is their service, commitment, and dedication that gives people in our country...
PHARR, Texas - There are still a few dozen spaces reserved for veterans that would like to have lunch and be honored in Pharr, Texas, today, Veterans Day. The event is called the My Hero’s Keeper Project: A Veterans Legacy...
For the first time in twenty years, our military forces are not fighting and dying in some senseless war. We all should be thankful the latest “forever wars” finally have been brought to an end. And we should determine ourselves to...
Today we salute our veterans. As a Vietnam Veteran for the U.S. Marine Corps, I understand the difficult sacrifices that our veterans and their military families endure on a daily basis. Our veterans - the brave men and women who...
Our father's name was Asencion Gonzalez, and everyone knew him as Chencho. He retired from working for CPL where he was foreman of the line crew. He was a father to me and my four sisters and our baby brother....

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