Narcotics search warrant executed in Jim Wells County

12 October 2019, 5:13 am

ORANGE GROVE, Texas — The Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations, the Narcotics Divisions, and SWAT Team executed a search warrant at a residence located in the Orange Grove area.... Read More »

Jim Wells County Sheriffs Office, D.A. bring attention to burglaries

3 October 2019, 4:19 pm

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A man is behind bars after being arrested for an attempted break-in, in Alice. According to the Jim Wells County Sheriff’s Office, 44-year-old Mathew Munoz was reportedly ...... Read More »

JWC Top 10 for October

3 October 2019, 1:15 pm

The Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department has released the Top 10 Most Wanted for October ... family violence Any individual with information on the whereabouts of the most wanted, contact Crime ...... Read More »

South Texas Drilling Permit Roundup: Japanese company to drill in Eagle Ford

3 September 2019, 7:05 am

Jim Hogg County had a rare appearance on the drilling permit roundup this week. Portland, Texas-based Charro Operating LLC is looking to update a permit it holds for a pair of oil and gas wells in the ...... Read More »

Jim Wells County official arrested for indecent exposure in San Antonio park restroom

28 August 2019, 10:44 am

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio police arrested a man from Alice, Texas, last Tuesday, Aug. 20, after a park ranger caught him exposing and fondling himself in a park restroom. The man, identified as Rene ...... Read More »

Voter fraud alleged in Jim Wells County

26 July 2019, 4:30 pm

Jim Wells has a long history of election skullduggery ... In the 60 years since, there have been repeated accusations of voter fraud in the rural South Texas county, ranging from fraudulent ballots to ...... Read More »

Local officials continue to pursue creative avenues for recovery after 2018 floods

20 June 2019, 4:20 pm

“Data and preliminary estimates calculated by the Texas General Land Office indicate an unmet need in the affected counties of Cameron, Hidalgo and Jim Wells at $370,846,489.” HUD later awarded the ...... Read More »

South Texas gets $46M for disaster recovery

15 May 2019, 1:34 am

The skies opened up in South Texas on Tuesday at about the same time the federal government announced $46 million in grant funding for recovery efforts stemming from severe storms and flooding nearly ...... Read More »

Search for missing seven-year-old at Lake Corpus Christi begins

14 April 2019, 2:25 pm

Law enforcement officials with the Jim Wells County Constable’s Office Pct ... Folks I was just notified of a missing child at Lake Corpus Christi in Mathis, TX and have been asked to assist. 7 year… ...... Read More »

36 More Texas Counties Declared Disaster Areas Amid Flooding

19 October 2018, 8:17 pm

AUSTIN, TEXAS — The governor ... previously declare an 18-county region as a disaster area. Travis and Williamson counties were included in the disaster area iteration along with Bastrop, Burnet, ...... Read More »

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