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Meschi wins special election

BY MARTHA McCLAIN Special to the PRESS Gary Meschi will be seated as the newest member of the Laguna Vista Town Council after winning Saturday’s special election here. He defeated Jessica Hedrick by a vote count of 211 to 32. To read the rest of this story, please subscribe to the Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS E-edition by …

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Meschi inducted into Walk of Fame

Special to the PRESS Each year, nominations are received from chambers of commerce and cities across the Rio Grande Valley for recognition in the Rio Grande Valley Walk of Fame at the State Farm Arena, sponsored by the City of Hidalgo in conjunction with BorderFest. Nominees are considered for induction based on their life achievements …

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Better days

BY CHRISTINA R. GARZA Staff Writer press@portisabelsouthpadre.com Gary Guenzel has always been an avid game fisherman with a passion for snook. The 59-year–old has surfed and traveled the world’s islands and remote fishing destinations in Costa Rica and the Panama Canal. The rugged outdoorsman was shocked when he suddenly fell ill April 15. Guenzel said …

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