Noon Fix: Video sheds new light on Agua SUD’s payouts; Facial comparison technology; Retail sales in Texas, RGV trend upward; Local events

August 31, 2018

Video sheds new light on Agua SUD’s payouts, former head’s resignation

New details have emerged about the employment of two La Joya school board members at the Agua Special Utility District and their eventual departure from the utility district with large payouts.

Facial comparison technology being tested at Anzalduas bridge

Two of the three inbound and outbound lanes at the Anzalduas International Bridge are now capable of gathering data from the faces of travelers, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Thursday with the launch of a facial comparison technology pilot program.

Retail sales in Texas, RGV trend upward

Following a national trend, retail sales in McAllen and across the state increased in August, a positive sign considering retails sales are typically a volatile measurement of the economy.

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