New La Joya Mayor Isidro Casanova being sworn in Tuesday after defeating incumbent Jose “Fito” Salinas in a runoff election earlier this month. Casanova, left, was sworn in by JP Juan “J.J.” Pena. (Matt Wilson | firstname.lastname@example.org)
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