Month: September 2016

Former Gov. Perry a great failure on Dancing With the Stars

THE REAL DEAL Byh JERRY DEAL As long as I was spoofing Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell, I certainly should not ignore former Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s failed exhibition on Dancing With The Stars Monday night. Perry and his partner got…

Boswell a hero and respected by city

THE REAL DEAL By JERRY DEAL Chris Boswell has been considered a hero by many. He also is known not only for his athletic abilities, but for his friendship to all others, regardless of race, plus being known as a…

Anniversary of 9/11 is Sunday

THE REAL DEAL By JERRY DEAL It doesn’t seem possible to me that it has been 15 years Sunday (Sept. 11) that we all watched in horror as one then another plane crashed into the Twin Towers of the World…

SA Reagan blasts Cards 41-7, San Benito defeats McAllen Memorial

THE REAL DEAL By JERRY DEAL The Harlingen Cardinals are learning (again) that there is some heavier competition outside the Rio Grande Valley. The Cards (1-2) took a 41-7 beating Friday night in the Alamo City to San Antonio Reagan.…

Red Tide reportedly reaches SPI

It has been reported that the dreaded Red Tide that has been moving south after infitering the Port Aransas Corpos Christi area, had moved to South Padre Island. On Friday, it was reported it has reached the areas of entrances…

Bence Trust donates new warehouse for CC Precinct 4

THE REAL DEAL By JERRY DEAL The greatness of my friend Leon Bence, a man as well as loved by scores of others, lives on. Word is out that the Cameron County Commissioners Court has accepted a land donation for…

$6M grant awarded UTRGV by VBLF

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley College of Liberal Arts has been awarded a $6 million grant from the Valley Baptist Legacy Foundation, it was announced Thursday The grant over the next five years will help develop a Ph.D…

Service was disrupted, OK now

THE REAL DEAL By JERRY DEAL I returned from my Chicago trip to find out I could not get into the Myleadernews files. It took some time for my webmaster to discover and fix the problem, but hopefully everything is…