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News
The airport's bilingual commercial, currently running on digital billboards at the Veterans Los Tomates International Bridge in Brownsville and the International Bridge in Pharr has captured this prestigious recognition. (Photo courtesy of Brownsville-SPI Intl Airport)

Brownsville-SPI Intl airport secures top honor in marketing, communications contest

Michael Jones, Brownsville South Padre International Airport | Jul 11, 2012

The Brownsville-South Padre Island International Airport won a top award in marketing and communications by the Airport Council International North America's Excellence in Marketing Contest for their bilingual commercial, currently running on digital billboards on two international bridges.

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Blogs
The flag of the Carrizo/Comecrudo Tribe of Texas (Juan Mancias)

Indio pata rajada (indian with a cut foot)

Juan Mancias, VSTX | Jul 11, 2012

Viva South Texas blogger Juan Mancias from the Carrizo/Comecrudo Nation talks about a derogative term in Spanish for people who look and act indian, and what it means to him.

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Blogs
Courtesy of Tony Ramirez

The amazing Moringa tree

Tony Ramirez, VSTX | Jul 10, 2012

The Moringa tree has wonderful medicinal benefits and has adapted well to the environment in South Texas

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Blogs
Courtesy of WCHF

Webb County Heritage Foundation hosts 'Historic Laredo' photo competition

Margarita Araiza, VSTX | Jul 10, 2012

Photographers compete to capture beautiful historic Laredo in photos.

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News
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Shale gas fuels refinery 'rebirth' on Gulf Coast

Dave Fehling, KUHF/StateImpact Texas | Jul 03, 2012

Shale gas has been the cause of an economic blessing for many Texas cities, but what are the environmental consequences?

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