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Mar 18 2016

THE GIFT OF SIGHT- Teen victim saves lives with organ donation

By PETE BANDA   Staff Writer [email protected] In early June of last year, the local community was rocked by the tragic murder of 19-year-old Christopher Gallegos. It was a tragedy and one that the teen’s family has had to cope with over the last year. Almost ten months later, however, that tragedy has saved another …

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Oct 14 2015

A MURDER STORY- Mother of slain teen says son’s death was out of retaliation for 2012 murder case

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ  EDITOR [email protected] Back in 2012, a murder case stunned the community when six alleged gang members were arrested in connection with the death of 19-year old Angel Perez, who was stabbed 14 times by 18-year old Robert John Anthony Martinez of San Benito. Martinez was eventually convicted and sentenced to 50 …

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Jun 19 2015

SWALLOW YOUR PRIDE- Why Christopher Gallegos’ death is a tragedy for us all

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ   Gandhi once said,” I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.” Unfortunately, this community realized that this past week when it lost a young soul, 19-year old Christopher Gallegos who was stabbed at a graduation party …

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Jun 16 2015

HOMICIDE- Teen dies 8 days after stabbing, Capital Murder charges expected

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ   Editor [email protected] A San Benito teen is dead 8 days after being stabbed at a graduation party where he and his older brother were involved in an altercation. Christopher Gallegos, 19, who was reported to be unresponsive for nearly 16-minutes before doctors were able to revive him last week, was …

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Jun 09 2015

Two men arrested in Sunday stabbing, victim still in critical condition

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ                                                    Marco Daz Alaniz                         Blas Villasana Editor [email protected] Two suspects have been arrested in connection …

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Jun 08 2015

Two brothers stabbed at graduation party, one in critical condition

By STEVEN RAY HERNANDEZ       Editor [email protected] A San Benito teenager is in critical condition after being stabbed at a graduation party early Sunday morning in San Benito.                                                   …

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