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SPI food truck ordinance enforced despite judge declaring it unconstitutional

Posted 9:54 PM 1/26/2021 by Rudy Mireles

In November State District Judge Arturo Cisneros Nelson declared that parts of South Padre Island's 2015 city ordinance limiting food truck permits were in violation of the Texas Constitution. 

Nelson ordered the city to stop enforcing the restriction on permits along with the (More)


Elsa family asking for prayers after home is destroyed in fire

Posted 8:33 PM 1/26/2021 by Monica De Anda

A blanket of ash covers the Gonzalez family home in Elsa. More than 30 years of family memories wiped away by a fury of flames over the weekend.

Randy Gonzalez said his son planned on having a relaxing afternoon, grilling and watching a football game. 

Gonzalez said after (More)

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