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Former President Donald Trump in Edinburg to visit DPS troopers

Former President Donald Trump is expected to join Gov. Greg Abbott in Edinburg on Sunday to visit with Texas Department of Public Safety troopers working Operation Lonestar on the border.

Starship achieves liftoff and stage separation at Boca Chica

With a roar that shook structures and rattled windows dozens of miles away, Starship-Super Heavy booster lifted off from SpaceX's Boca Chica launch site at shortly after 7 a.m. Saturday and successfully achieved separation of the two stages before both vehicles were destroyed by onboard automatic flight-termination systems.

McAllen hospital names first Latina CEO in its 104-year history

Emma Montes-Ewing grew up in Peru where access to medical care was strictly controlled under a socialized healthcare system. Fast forward several decades, and now she finds herself in America at the head of a local hospital that she wants to help grow and expand its healthcare access to the masses.

WWII pilot lost at war grew up in a much younger Harlingen

HARLINGEN — It's a slower time and a quieter time in the life of the world and in the life of Harlingen when a young Porter Pile heads off to school.

Former Valley news anchor Eddie Flores’ death stirs moving tributes

With a warm smile and kind eyes, Eddie Flores charmed his way into Rio Grande Valley hearts and homes as one of the area's leading news anchors, bringing stories from around the world into local living rooms with grace and friendliness. He was remembered just as fondly this week by those who called him their friend and mentor, all who returned the favor by bringing his story to the world.

Hard work pushes Roma High marching band to historic new heights

At the UIL 5A State Marching Band competition with about half the size of other bands, the Roma High School marching band went above and beyond by becoming the first Valley 5A band in history to advance to the state finals, according to band director Dena Laurel.

DHR’s ‘Circle of Care’ conference arms Valley caregivers with resources

One moment changed Andrea Rodriguez's life forever.

McAllen ISD superintendent’s contract includes $95,000 in benefits

Newly appointed McAllen ISD superintendent Rene Gutierrez starts his new position on Nov. 27 with a contract worth close to $400,000.

McAllen native wins 3 Latin Grammys, including songwriter of the year

McAllen native Édgar Barrera won three Grammys Thursday evening, including the new songwriter of the year category during the 2023 Latin Grammys ceremony in Spain. 

Alton pastor gets 12 years for sedating, assaulting women

EDINBURG — Melquisedec Chan, the 58-year-old pastor from Alton who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two women he had sedated, was sentenced to 12 years in prison Thursday evening.