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‘Sons of Edinburg’: City presents Grupo Frontera with proclamation

Grupo Frontera was recognized by their hometown Wednesday to commemorate the impact they’ve had on their community and the music industry.  In addition to Edinburg...

BorderFest lineup includes Ramon Ayala and Ja Rule; barbecue cookoff set

HIDALGO — The entertainment lineup is set for this year’s BorderFest here, which includes its inaugural cookoff competition.

TFA’s Moses Hetfield guides 12th-graders at IDEA College Preparatory San Juan

Moses Hetfield, Teach For America RGV ’21 Corps, teaches AP U.S. government and AP economics to 12th-graders at IDEA College Preparatory San Juan.

The 86th annual Charro Days Fiesta

It was definitely a fiesta in Brownsville as the 86th annual Charro Days Fiesta took center stage in this city last week. From parades, to...

Photo Gallery: Families attend Charro Days Grand International Parade in downtown Brownsville

Many families attend Charro Days annual Grand International Parade Saturday afternoon in downtown Brownsville. (Miguel Roberts/The Brownsville Herald)

Hot Wheels monster truck show brings enthusiasts to Bert Ogden Arena

EDINBURG — The rumbling engine sounds of a truck echoed throughout the arena Saturday as the Mega Wrex monster truck made its way onto the pit.

Besteiro Middle School students stage mini Charro Days parade

Students in Diana Sanchez’s Spanish classes at Besteiro Middle School upstaged the BISD Children’s Charro Days Parade a little bit Thursday morning.

Betty Landreth, 100, BISD parade grand marshal, recalls 86 years of Charro Days

Betty Samuel Landreth can still remember riding in the very first Charro Days parade as a high school junior in 1938 and going to a ball at the El Jardin Hotel back when it was “the place to be in Brownsville.”

Photo Gallery: 2023 Brownsville ISD Children’s Charro Days Parade

BROWNSVILLE — Betty Samuel Landreth can still remember riding in the very first Charro Days parade as a high school junior in 1938 and...

Bishop Daniel E. Flores celebrates Ash Wednesday Mass with UTRGV, TSC students

The Lenten season began Wednesday with Christians around the world gathering to attend Ash Wednesday services.