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Lyford picks up key district win over Monte Alto

LYFORD — The Lyford Bulldogs have been playing their home basketball games without fans at Veterans Gym, but that didn’t mean there was any...

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Sheriff’s Dept. identifies woman found dead

HARLINGEN — The Cameron County Sheriff’s Department has identified the 32-year-old woman found dead inside a black Durango Saturday morning as Cassandra Leann Saldana...

Opening day: New airport terminal comes online

The last passenger to fly out of Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport’s old terminal building did so Tuesday, with the city’s sleek new...

COVID-19 cases continue to increase in Cameron County

Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. held a press conference on Tuesday where he updated the public on the status of COVID-19 in the...
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CBP to construct facilities for processing immigrants in Donna

As nonprofits in the region prepare for an influx of immigrants under the Biden Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection received authorization Tuesday from...

City of Roma appoints new police chief

The Roma City Council on Tuesday afternoon appointed Iv Garza to head the city's police department. Garza, who previously served as a sergeant with the...

McAllen officers arrest knife-wielding man in police station parking lot

McAllen police avoided a potentially deadly situation early Sunday morning after drawing their weapons on a 27-year-old man who threatened them with a long...

Texas administered 1.7 million vaccines, prepares to receive 333,000 more

By Karen Brooks Harper, Texas Tribune Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday said his health priorities for this year’s legislative session include expanding telemedicine across the...

All-STAR Football: Cantu leads Bearkats through adversity

RAYMONDVILLE – Raymondville coach Frank Cantu said his motto for the 2020 season was “find a way.” The Bearkats did just that in their unusual...

All-Metro Football: Guess puts Hanna back on top

Brownsville Hanna Golden Eagles coach Mark Guess sets the same goal for his team every year: win a district championship. That didn’t change when the...

Garth Brooks to perform at Joe Biden inauguration

Brian Niemietz, New York Daily News He’s got friends in high places. Crossover country star Garth Brooks will perform at Joe Biden’s inauguration Wednesday. The “Friends...

COMMENTARY: Destination for hope

The year 2020 and the impact of a global health crisis have disrupted lives and communities in nearly every way — emotionally, financially, mentally...

Should I get a COVID-19 vaccine if I’ve had the virus?

(AP) - Should I get a COVID-19 vaccine if I've had the virus? Yes. Regardless of previous infection, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

US hits 24 million COVID-19 cases

David Matthews New York Daily News The United States surpassed 24 million COVID-19 cases Monday, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. At least 398,307...

Texas reports 10,000 new COVID-19 cases, 46 more deaths

DALLAS (AP) — Texas reported more than 10,000 new cases of COVID-19 Monday and 46 more deaths from the disease caused by the novel...

Trump administration extends health care safety net for uninsured Texans

By Jolie McCullough In the final days of President Donald Trump’s tenure, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agreed Friday to extend for...

Three Texas regions battered by coronavirus are out of intensive care beds

By Megan Menchaca and Mandi Cai, Texas Tribune Health officials in Laredo — one of three Texas regions whose intensive care unit beds are full...

Texas lawmakers offered vaccine despite ineligibility

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin's top health authority is offering coronavirus vaccines to Texas lawmakers and their key staffers, regardless of whether they are...

From Baked Alaska to a guy with horns: notable riot arrests

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 125 people have been arrested so far on charges related to the violent insurrection led by supporters of President...