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May 2017

Watch The Video That Got Mission PD Sgt. Manuel Casas Suspended

in RGV/The News

Mission Police Department has suspended Sgt. Manuel Casas in response to a video posted on Facebook Live last week. Keep Reading

Cameron County Leaked Out Over 30,000 Social Security Numbers Of County Residents

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KRGV Channel 5 aired a special investigation by reporter Christian Von Preysing regarding the mishandling of sensitive information of over 30,000 Cameron County residents last night. Keep Reading

Hero Spurs Fan Files Lawsuit Against Zaza Pachulia For Injuring Kawhi Leonard

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Spurs fan and owner of San Antonio sports collectibles store What’s On Second, Juan Vasquez has filed a lawsuit against both the Golden State Warriors and Zaza Pachulia over their role in the injury of Spurs’ superstar Kawhi Leonard. Keep Reading

May 2017 RGV Election Round-up

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McAllen Mayor Jim Darling May 2017 Election

For those NOT related to politiqueras and had no clue there were city and school board elections going on because we were all too busy preparing to watch Canelo’s 3-hour commercial to September’s REAL fight, The Bench Wire has you covered.

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POLL: Who Are You Voting For? (2017 McAllen Mayoral Election)

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Well…who are you voting for? Poll ends Saturday at 3:00 PM Keep Reading

The Bench Wire Hater’s Guide To The Valley: Alamo

in Rants/RGV

The Valley is one of a kind when it comes to diversity. From the racist white people, the country-wannabes, the ghetto Hispanics, the snobby Mexicans from Monterrey and the token black person in between. With all that diversity and culture mixing all over, visiting the Valley might be a little overwhelming. Not to worry, tourist: The Bench Wire is here to help.

We’ve stepped into a glitch in the Matrix. Welcome to Alamo.

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