Los Fresnos News 10-26-22

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Christian Vaquero Event

Emilio Flores Los Fresnos News Los Fresnos, Texas — this coming weekend the Los Fresnos Rodeo Grounds will be hosting the first-ever Christian Vaquero Kids day event on Saturday, October 29. Pastor Chad Bresson explains that this is

something new that hasn’t been done in Los Fresnos before. Is simply a day when the different churches in Los Fresnos have come together to teach boys and girls how to be cowboys and cowgirls. This event, Bresson says, is to provide a space for families to have a great time enjoying professional

cowboys, while sharing the news of Jesus Christ. He shares they will be having a few bible lessons along with praise and worship time and prayer time aswell. Pastor Bresson mentions that the kids will get hands-on experience on the different events. What's more is they will also have rides, a petting zoo, inflatables, a pumpkin patch, and food trucks. “The kids will be getting hands-on barrel racing, roping, and horsemanship experience,” something that Bresson has been wanting to do since the pandemic. He shared that they are finally able to pull it off and are excited to do so, mentioning that they started the planning for this year’s event back in March or April. Bresson shares that the event has limited spots, only 200 spots for registering kids. but says the whole family is invited and the event is not a dropoff event. He also says the next Christian Vaquero may be sooner than in a year and that they hope to grow for the following year! Listed below are the different Churches, sponsors, and food vendors that are all involved. Churches of Christian

Vaquero Kids Day: The Table of Los Fresnos, Los Fresnos Livingway Family Church, Brownsville St. Paul Lutheran Church, Harlingen Iglesia Bautista Capernaum, Brownsville Sponsors: Rolynn's Transfer/ Rolynn's Transportation Amigo Tax A&V Lopez Supermarket Iglesia Bautista Capernaum Urban Strategies Iglesia Bautista HOREB Cricket Wireless on Paredes M7 vintage & thrift Livingway Family Church Hearts 4Kids Inc. Cactus Ropes Nutrena Feed Golden Corral, Brownsville Coastal Event Rentals Food vendors: The Weekender BBQ KR Boutique & Treats La Estacion Parra's Tamales Manny's Snacks Ruby Corn Holy Smokes BBQ Cowboy's Kitchen & Grill

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I grew up in South Texas. I value family and share many traditional values. But I also grew up one of five sisters. From medicine to business, and from law to teaching we’ve proven we can do anything we set our minds to. I believe if you value family, you need to respect women and their decisions. But now Texas has one of the harshest anti-abortion bans in the country. I oppose it, but until it’s overturned, here is where I will focus to protect women in a post Roe v Wade Texas.

Amend the law to make exceptions for rape and incest. Place an age limit, so what happened in Ohio when a 10-year-old girl was raped does not happen here. Protect doctors from criminal prosecution when they intervene to protect the life of the mother. Protect Emergency Contraception,especially for victims of sexual assault. Promote sex education and ensure both young men and women understand the meaning of consent and how to protect themselves.. I’ll always let you know where I stand. And on Texas’ extreme abortion ban, I oppose it. But if I can’t get perfection, I’ll take progress, because women’s lives are at stake.

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4 • October 26, 2022 • LOS FRESNOS NEWS

Keep on Rolling

Los Fresnos collects 2 straight wins By Ruben Rodriguez Los Fresnos News

captured by Los Fresnos off strong offense to propel the Lady Falcons past Weslaco 25-10. Set three was led by Los Fresnos in the late stages after Weslaco led in the early stages. Los Fresnos would win 2518 to get the sweep over Weslaco. Heading into Tuesday’s matchup, Los Fresnos took on Brownsville Hanna. Set one was dominated by Los Fresnos, who captured the win 25-17. Set two again was controlled by Los Fresnos, who won 25-14. Brownsville Hanna played a tougher offense and led

The Los Fresnos Lady Falcons have been on tear throughout 32-6A competition. Now with a District record of 7-1, the Lady Falcons have gotten two big wins over Weslaco and Brownsville Hanna in Sweep Fashion. Los Fresnos took on Weslaco on a Saturday matchup. Set one had a solid offense between Weslaco and Los Fresnos. The Lady Falcons then broke away and captured set one 25-16. Set two was

a while in set three before Los Fresnos again took control on offense and defense to win 25-21. The Lady Falcons improved to 7-1. With two more games left in the regular season, Los Fresnos will take on San Benito and Harlingen. Los Fresnos lost to Harlingen three weeks ago, in which the Lady Falcons suffered their first district loss to Harlingen. Los Fresnos and Harlingen are the two front runners who may determine the 326A District title.

Down the wire Los Fresnos suffers close loss to Weslaco By Ruben Rodriguez Los Fresnos News The Los Fresnos Falcons faced off against the Weslaco Panthers for another Round of 32-6A play. Coming off a win over the Rivera Raiders, Los Fresnos looked to go 2-0 in district. Weslaco, who lost the district opener to Harlingen, was looking to bounce back.

Weslaco struck first, scoring two touchdowns in the first quarter, shutting down the Falcon offense with a great defense by the Panthers. Los Fresnos would show a sign of life in the second quarter, scoring a Touchdown. Los Fresnos’ defense would awaken, shutting down the Weslaco offense to make it 14-7 at the half. In the third quarter,

defense stole the show as only a field goal was scored by Los Fresnos. Now 14-7 heading into the fourth quarter. Both teams juggled for control in a heavily defensive second half. Weslaco and Los Fresnos each picked up a touchdown each in the fourth before Weslaco would win 21-17, handing the Falcons their first district loss.

2022 Los Fresnos Varsity Volleyball Schedule Friday

August 5th

***W East, Hidalgo, Shary Pioneer

W East

9:00 am

Saturday

August 6th

***PSJA Mem, La Feria, Har. South

Los Fresnos

9:00 am

Tuesday

August 9th

**PSJA/Sharyland

Los Fresnos

5:00 pm/7:00 pm

McHi Tournament

TBA

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Thurs.-Sat.

August 11 -13

Tuesday

August 16th

**Rowe/B’ville Vets

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5:00 pm/7:00 pm

Thurs.-Sat.

August 18th-20th

Mission Tournament

TBA

TBA

Tuesday

August 23rd

PSJA

PSJA

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Thurs.-Sat.

August 25th-27th

Laredo Tournament

TBA

TBA

Tuesday

August 30th

Mission Vets

Los Fresnos

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Saturday

September 3rd

Mission

Los Fresnos

12:00 pm

Tuesday

September 6th

Edinburg

Edinburg

6:30 pm

Tuesday

September 13th

United South

Los Fresnos

5:00 pm

Saturday

September 17th

Edinburg North

Edinburg North 12:00 pm

Tuesday

September 20th

*Rivera

Rivera

6:30 pm

Saturday

September 24th

*Weslaco

Weslaco

12:00 pm

*Hanna

Los Fresnos

6:30 pm

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Tuesday

September 27

Saturday

October 1st

OPEN

OPEN

OPEN

Tuesday

October 4th

*San Benito

San Benito

6:30 pm

Saturday

October 8th

*Harlingen

Los Fresnos

12:00 pm

Tuesday

October 11th

*Rivera

Los Fresnos

6:30 pm

Saturday

October 15th

*Weslaco

Los Fresnos

12:00 pm

Tuesday

October 18th

*Hanna

Hanna

6:30 pm

Saturday

October 22nd

*San Benito

Los Fresnos

12:00 pm

Tuesday

October 25th

*Harlingen

Harlingen

6:30 pm

Head Volleyball Coach: Anissa Lucio 1st Assistant: Norma Peña Assistant Coaches: Kaylah Zepeda, Marcie Parra, Lindsay Edquist, & Cynthia Cano *District 32-6A **Non-District Tri-Match ***Scrimmage

Parent’s Day Senior Day

Superintendent: Dr. Gonzalo Salazar LFHS Principal: Justin Stumbaugh LFU Principal: Dr. William Roach Athletic Director: David Cantu Athletic Coordinator: Neil Schuster Athletic Trainers: Erika Garcia, Tushar Patel,

& Lorraine McWhorter Athletic Secretaries: Adriana Trevino & Becky Garcia

Los Fresnos Falcons Football Team. Photo taken from Twitter

Los Fresnos Falcons

2022 Varsity Football Schedule Date

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Scrimmage

Fri, 8/12

Edinburg Bobcats

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Away

Scrimmage

Thur, 8/18

Brownsville Pace Vikings

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Home

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Fri, 8/26

Weslaco East Wildcats

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Away

Week 2

Fri, 9/2

+ PSJA North Raiders

7pm

Home

Week 3

Thur, 9/8

PSJA Bears

7pm

Away

Week 4

Fri, 9/16

^ La Joya Coyotes

7pm

Home

Week 5

Fri, 9/23

#% Mission Eagles

7pm

Home

Week 7

Thur, 10/6 *Brownsville Rivera Raiders 7pm

Away

Week 8

Fri, 10/14 *Weslaco Panthers

7pm

Away

Week 9

Fri, 10/21 *Brownsville Hanna Eagles

7pm

Home

Week 10

Fri, 10/28 *San Benito Greyhounds

7pm

Away

Week 11

Fri, 11/4

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Texas Southmost College hosts Autumn Mental Health Conference Community college puts focus on student wellbeing

Students take notes during Texas Southmost College’s Autumn Mental Health Conference at SET B Lecture Hall on TSC’s Fort Brown Campus Sometimes the health you cannot see is the health that matters the most. Physical wounds and pain are not the only ailments that can affect individuals. That is why Texas Southmost College’s Counseling and Accessibility Services put on a mental health conference to give emotional and psychological health the attention it deserves. Community partners from around the lower

Valley convened at TSC to give students and attendees a chance to learn about important mental health topics at resources. “What I do as a therapist can be very limited, we only talk about what is going on with an individual. Yet there are so many different topics and areas of need,” Mario Garcia, who serves as TSC Counselor and Accessibility Manager, said. “Since the areas of

expertise are so diverse and the subject matter is so grand, we invited different experts to speak and share what they know.” Michelle Burkott M.Ed., LPC-S of New Leaf Counseling was one of the presenters at the conference. She spoke about the importance of letting students know about places to turn to in times of need. She also went over common diagnoses such as Generalized

Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Depression as well as common treatments. “It’s important to let students know about the resources that we have in the community and also bring in other people who have different perspectives or maybe have more clinical experience,” Burkott said. “It’s important to be aware of the symptoms and ask ‘How can we get people to get help?’” She also spoke about how some medications can be effective but have addictive side effects and how suggested medicine has changed over the years. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy was described as a tool to help change behavior at the root and hopefully provide light in dark times. The first speaker of the day was Clara Magallanes M. Ed, LPC, NCC of Clarity Center who spoke about the topic of family conflict. Dr. Jorge Rostro, PhD, LPC,

NCC was on hand from Tropical Behavioral Center to talk about the difficult topic of suicidal ideation and suicide prevention. He spoke about not only the services that Tropical offers but also some signs to look for in loved ones. “It’s very important because when we bring up mental health awareness, we can help individuals live better lives,” Dr. Rostro said. “A lot of times people don’t know what they are feeling, they can’t label it. It’s common for people to try to repress it by maybe drinking or substance abuse.” TSC Board Chair Adela Garza took time to thank the guest speakers for their presentations as well as their commitment to serving the community. Garcia explained that even with these efforts the necessity for counseling services is constant. He is happy the college is able to provide for the student body.

“No matter how often we talk about mental health the need will always be there,” Garcia said. “People will always come by. These events really help capture the attention. This does a lot to bring awareness to mental health and get the students the help they need. Texas Southmost College understands the need. As one of the presenters mentioned, college is a time of life transition. There’s a lot of need for growth and knowledge.” Currently enrolled students can schedule a free counseling session with Mr. Garcia. Services offered are individual, family, couples, substance abuse, and anger management counseling, as well as skillbuilding, communication, listening, assertiveness, time management, and organizational skills.

Michelle Burkott M.Ed., LPC-S of New Leaf Counseling presents during TSC’s Autumn Mental Health Conference

Michelle Burkott M.Ed., LPC-S of New Leaf Counseling, TSC Counselor and event organizer Mario Garcia and TSC Board of Trustee Chairwoman Adela Garza pose during last week’s Mental Health Conference

Dr. Jorge Rostro, PhD, LPC, NCC from Tropical Behavioral Center presents about suicide prevention during TSC’s Autumn Mental Health Conference

Clara Magallanes M. Ed, LPC, NCC of Clarity Center speaks to a crowd during TSC’s Autumn Mental Health Conference

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