Tag: Mexico

Rep. Gonzalez Highlights Church’s Role in Immigrant Aid

RGV (KFXV) — Congressman Vicente Gonzalez also held a meeting regarding immigration, this time with religious leaders. This morning, Gonzalez spoke about the importance of lawmakers in Washington knowing the way of life in South Texas, which greatly involves many traditions that are tied with Mexico. Also highlighting the significance that the Catholic Church plays in the lives of the immigrant community when providing them the support they...

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Funeral Held for Woman Killed in Donna Double Homicide

Donna (KFXV) — Authorities are still searching for the lead suspect in a double homicide that took place last week in a rural portion of Donna. Isai Varela is wanted for capital murder, and is believed to have fled to Rio Bravo, Mexico where he has family. If you have seen this man, you are asked to contact the Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at (956) 668-TIPS. As we reported, authorities found the bodies of Felicia Solis and jose Alfredo Solis at their apartment complex, after receiving reports of shots fired in the area. This morning, family and friends held...

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Rosary Held for Woman Killed in Donna Double Homicide

Donna (KFXV) — We begin tonight with family and friends of Felicia Solis who gathered at Hawkins Funeral Home for a rosary. Solis along with her boyfriend were the two victims found dead last week of a double homicide. The family is asking for your help and if would like to donate to the Solis family, and Felicia’s three daughters– they have set up a go-fund-me website, under “In Memory of Felicia Solis.” As we reported-FOX cameras were first on the scene late Thursday night at an apartment complex on Alberta Road in a rural portion of Donna where...

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Locals React to Trump’s Executive Orders

RGV (KFXV) — Those were President Trump’s words at a press conference today after he signed two executive orders, both dealing with immigration. This afternoon FOX News went to the border wall where local grassroots organizations protested the new actions. The construction of the border wall, comes today as part of President Trump claims is his duty ‘to protect the lives of the american people’. Although Trump is expecting that the building of a bigger border wall will help with border security, civil rights attorneys are keeping a watchful eye to monitor that no person’s rights are violated. Despite...

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Mayor Darling Invites President Trump to McAllen

McAllen (KFXV) — An invitation to President, Donald Trump, was approved this week by McAllen city commissioners. This after the new leader made comments about the lack of border security throughout his campaign. McAllen City Mayor, Jim Darling hopes this invitation to the president will give him a first-hand look at the issues affecting our border. Throughout his campaign, the Republican leader made it known that it was his priority to build a wall between Mexico and the United States. Darling, says that before any action is taken, the president must first visit the border, learn about the issues...

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