Tag: Palmview

23 Central-Americans Detained By Border Patrol

PALMVIEW – A group of immigrants was intercepted this morning by U.S. border patrol agents stationed in Palmview. The apprehension of 23 individuals took place around 10am near Abram road and business 83. The group, which included 2 women and 3 minors, is believed to be in the country illegally. According to a U.S. border patrol spokesperson the detainees are from Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and...

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Human Smuggler Arrested Following High-Speed Pursuit

PALMVIEW – This morning a pursuit in the Palmview area quickly became a human smuggling bust, with the drive under arrest. 36-year-old Brigido Rincon Gomez is now in custody. According to Lt. Saul Uvalle from Palmview police. Gomez led officers on a pursuit at around 7:00 am along Business 83 and Glasscock. Approximately 19 to 25 undocumented immigrants were inside that vehicle. They along with Gomez are now in...

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Palmview Missing 81-Year-Old Man Found Safe

This Tuesday we told you about a senior citizen from Palmview that had gone missing, tonight.  He is back with his family. This afternoon Nicolas Salas sits on his front porch with ease.  Almost as if the incident that happened earlier this week hadn’t happened at all. “I’m very happy, I thank god  that my father is fine,” explains Maria Guadalupe Salas, daughter. On Monday 81 year old Nicolas Salas walked out of his residency at the 1400 block of Greene road at 10:30  a.m. On the 1400 block of Greene road and didn’t return home. It wasn’t until...

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Palmview Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Water Measure

Leading a delegation from the city of Palmview to the Austin, TX, State Representative Sergio Muñoz, Jr., city leaders, and agua special utility district board members and managers were on hand to testify in support of a multi million dollar funding package The texas water development board unanimously adopted the measure which will be used to complete the most critical wastewater and treatment components for Palmview and the surrounding area. Today’s action brought a package consisting of a $1.8M loan and $365,000 in loan forgiveness from the clean water state revolving fund and a $29.3M grant from the economically...

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