Amid retirement, longtime prosecutor looks back on illustrious law career

After he decided once and for all he was going to retire from the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office, Joseph Orendain began to grow out his facial hair. With no trials on the horizon, his clipped moustache grew into a handlebar resembling his father’s. Orendain, 55, retired Friday after 29 years as an assistant district … Continue reading Amid retirement, longtime prosecutor looks back on illustrious law career