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Courtesy of Webb County Heritage Foundation

'Pureza de Sangre' exhibit starts today in Laredo

Webb Country Heritage Foundation | Aug 17, 2012

Stories of secret Jews fleeing Spain in Mexico have been well documented and now history reveals truth behind the myth. The Webb County Heritage Foundation showcases an exhibit of the Crypto-Jewish society with archivist Richard G. Santos today in Laredo.

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Detention Center Seen as Model for Reform

Julian Aguilar, The Texas Tribune | Jul 28, 2012

A new planed juvenile detention center offers hope for South Texas troubled youth.

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U.S. Dept. of Energy

Texas' petrochemical boom fuels hopes and concerns

Kate Galbraith, The Texas Tribune | Jul 17, 2012

South Texas has benefited greatly from the number of jobs and economic boost the petrochemical industry has supplied the area with recently. But concerns are now being voiced about the damage this technology can do to the environment, especially during a prolonged drought across the state.

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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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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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