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Young debate, music virtuoso aiming for law school

HARLINGEN — Everyone has the right to be human, and Catalina Cabello-Corona wants to fight for those rights — for everyone.

New HCISD theater teacher making a big difference

Know your character. Alessandra Almanza emphasizes this point with each of her students at Coakley Middle School, where she teaches theater.

Harlingen South senior graduates with perfect attendance

HARLINGEN – He never missed a day.

Harlingen karate program promotes community service

Mia Escamilla recently spent a Saturday morning at South Padre Island for more than just fun in the sun.

Harlingen native graduates from UTRGV School of Medicine

HARLINGEN – Is it really happening?

HSHP senior pursuing STEM studies

HARLINGEN — It’s an ethical dilemma.

Slice of Life: Harlingen South graduate heading to Notre Dame

Editor’s note: This is part of a series highlighting the accomplishments of female HCISD students pursuing STEM professions.

Coming through with Max: Student taking top honors in livestock show

LOS FRESNOS — Nicholas Ruiz is having an incredible year. His spotted calf “Max” has already won Grand Champion in two livestock shows, and now...

Health milestone: Cardiologist saving lives with new procedure

HARLINGEN — The half-century mark. Dr. Shereef Hilmy, 72, just hit that milestone Friday when he performed a life-saving surgical procedure for the 50th time...

Reaching high: Harlingen student signs to major university

HARLINGEN — And it’s off to the Windy City. After years of ardent study and impressive grades, Christopher Nowak, 17, has landed a spot at...