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Leftwich files for a full recount

By JERRY DEAL   Harlingen City Commissioner Robert Leftwich, who lost the District 2 election by three unofficial votes, Wednesday filed for a full recount.   Leftwich filed for the recount with City Secretary Sylvia Trevino.   The recount will…

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Brownsville mayor gets DWI charge   Brownsville Mayor Pat Ahumada was arrested for driving while intoxicated by police early Tuesday, it was reported.  Ahumada was released on a $3,500 personal recognizance bond.  It is his third DWI arrest, according to…

Boswell wins, Ruiz beats Galbreath

  Deadlock in Leftwich Flores race By JERRY DEAL   Mayor Chris Boswell will continue to be Harlingen’s mayor, as he easily defeated three opponents in Saturday’s city election, based on unofficial election returns.    However, beleaguered Place 1 City…

Myleadernews.com is now back in business

As promised, although much later than had been anticipated, Myleadernews is back in business for your reading enjoyment and input. You should find it more streamlined than in the past.   I believe this area needs an online publication that…

Seven candidates for 3 places in Texas

Five candidates for 2 places in Navigation District   There are seven candidates running for three places in the Texas Southmost College District general election, scheduled for May 8, which also involves  situations not always seen in district voting.  …