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Three Valley high school mariachis perform at Carnegie Hall

High school mariachi groups from McAllen, Edcouch-Elsa and Rio Grande City this week graced the stage at one most prestigious performance halls in the nation.

Priest asks for items taken from San Juan shrine after plane crash to be...

SAN JUAN — The history of the Basilica of the National Shrine of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle tells the story of not only San Juan but the Rio Grande Valley.

UTRGV McAllen, Edinburg collegiate campuses ready for fall opening

This coming fall, the McAllen and Edinburg school districts, in collaboration with UTRGV, are set to open new collegiate schools marking a milestone for the university's footprint in Hidalgo County.

SpaceX claims it has $800M impact in Cameron County

According to numbers provided to Cameron County by SpaceX, the company's Starbase rocket production and testing complex at Boca Chica is having a big economic impact, generating more than $800 million in state and local government capital income and indirect business tax revenue, for instance.

Mission CISD approves separation agreement with former super

The Mission school board approved a severance package for former superintendent Carol Perez at a meeting on Wednesday in which the agreement provides for three months of compensation.

Federal smuggling charges filed against San Juan murder suspect

A 47-year-old Mission man accused of a fatal beating in San Juan has joined his son in federal custody after being indicted for bringing in and harboring people in the country illegally.

Edinburg man shot, killed woman while her daughter was in the backseat

A 30-year-old Edinburg man accused of gunning down his girlfriend in a McAllen convenience store parking lot did so while her 3-year-old daughter was in the backseat of her vehicle, according to a probable cause affidavit.

Chance for second tropical disturbance in Bay of Campeche at 50%

With Tropical Storm Alberto receding in the rear view mirror as far as the Rio Grande Valley is concerned, meteorologists with the National Weather Service Brownsville-RGV station expressed growing confidence Thursday that a second tropical disturbance in the Bay of Campeche will also become a tropical cyclone.

Third suspect charged in $80M Valley-wide healthcare fraud scheme

A third person has been charged in a sprawling scheme to defraud a federal workers’ compensation program out of $80 million.

Edinburg man arrested for bestiality — again

A 54-year-old Edinburg man is once again in jail for having sex with a horse.