The pilot episode of Laredo aired on NBC's The Virginian under the title, "We've Lost a Train" (April 21, 1965; Season 3, Episode 30). In 1969, the pilot was released theatrically under the title Backtrack. Three episodes from the first season of the series were edited into the 1968 feature film Three Guns for Texas.
"Laredo" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Chris Cagle. It was released in February 2001 as the second single from his debut album Play It Loud. It peaked at #8 on the Hot Country Songs chart.
The narrator states that his significant other is leaving him and "Laredo" is the only one that can make her stay.
The music video was directed by Eric Welch.
"Laredo" debuted at number 60 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart for the week of February 17, 2001.
A twist of fate ... "We had to follow the evidence where it led us," she said ... But it didn't stop there ... The evidence that led the grand jury to its conclusions was indeed straightforward ... .. ...Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, who ... We applaud Cuellar for bringing to light this unfair and antiquated law that Congress needs to change.... In 2014 and 2015, 67,437 Cubans have come into the United States, with nearly 44,000 entering in Laredo ... ....