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Over 1,700 pairs of socks collected during Valley Baptist sock drive

Posted 9:19 PM 11/29/2023

The Salvation Army received over 1,700 pairs of socks thanks to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen.

Hospital staff collected the socks as part of their second-ever “Sock-tober” drive. The Salvation Army will distribute the socks to those in need.

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Adoption fees being waived for dogs at RGV Humane Society due to lack of space

Posted 9:03 PM 11/29/2023

Dog kennels are over capacity at both locations of the Rio Grande Valley Humane Society.

According to a spokeswoman with the shelter, they need fosters and adopters as soon as possible, or the dogs at the Mission and Harlingen locations will be put down.

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Cameron County property owners receive help filing for Homestead Exemptions

Posted 4:56 PM 11/28/2023 by Stefany Rosales

Property owners in Cameron County got some big help on Tuesday as the tax office held an event to educate homeowners about Homestead Exemption.

First timers had a lot of questions and that's one of the reasons why the event was put together. Close to 150 people showed up for help.

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