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Sen. Zaffirini, whose Senate District 21 includes Starr County, receives 2022 Liberty Bell Award from Laredo-Webb County Bar

Sen. Zaffirini, whose Senate District 21 includes Starr County, receives 2022 Liberty Bell Award from Laredo-Webb County Bar

FEATURED: Bride Judith Pappas, who in the mid-1980s as Judith Pappas Zaffirini would become the first Mexican American woman elected to the Texas Senate, and groom Carlos M. Zaffirini, pose with family members following their wedding more than 57 years ago.

Photograph Courtesy SEN. JUDITH ZAFFIRINI FACEBOOK

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Myra L. Ayala, Edinburg’s city manager, commands $225,000 annual salary in a top leadership role where Texas women are the rare exception

Myra L. Ayala, Edinburg’s city manager, commands $225,000 annual salary in a top leadership role where Texas women are the rare exception

FEATURED: Myra L. Ayala, Edinburg’s recently appointed city manager, is a rarity in more ways than one as the top leaderof the municipal government for one of the most populated (100,000+ residents) cities south of San Antonio. By becoming the city’s top administrator, Ayala is now part ofthe public leadership profession in Texas where women are the minority. Ayala’s appointment as city manager makes her the the second female city manager in the Edinburg community since 2003, when Wendy Smith was selected as city manager.

Photograph Courtesy CITY OF EDINBURG

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Prominent media attorney Thomas Williams to highlight Open Government seminar in Edinburg on Monday, June 13, 2022, reports attorney Omar Ochoa

Medical leaders “spoke with honesty, with truth, and brutal candor,” in Spring 2020 when warning about dangers of COVID-19, says Judge Cortéz - Judge Cortéz - Titans of the Texas Legislature

FEATURED: Prominent media attorney Thomas Williams, who also serves as a member of the Board of Directors, Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas, will highlight an open government seminar to be held in Edinburg on Monday afternoon, June 13, 2022, reports attorney Omar Ochoa. The event, to take place from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the County Commissioners Court Chambers, Annex III, 100 E. Cano Street, is free and open to the public.

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DHR Health providing free Active Shooter/Critical Incident training to the community on June 8; Sen. Hinojosa, Sen. Zaffirini named to Senate Special Committee to Protect All Texans

Medical leaders “spoke with honesty, with truth, and brutal candor,” in Spring 2020 when warning about dangers of COVID-19, says Judge Cortéz - Judge Cortéz - Titans of the Texas Legislature

FEATURED: DHR Health, in partnership with the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, is hosting an Active Shooter/Critical Incident training on Wednesday, June 8, 2022, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance, located at 118 Paseo Del Prad0. The course is free, open to the public, and geared toward adults and older teenagers. Seating is limited to the first 400 people. Call (956) 362-6843 to reserve entrance.

Graphic Courtesy DHR HEALTH FACEBOOK

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