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Court hands down 14-year punishment in meth case

A federal judge sentenced a Mexican man to a 14-year prison sentence in a 2019 federal meth smuggling case, according to court records. On Tuesday,...

Harlingen student wins virtual RGV spelling bee

HARLINGEN — Speechless. That was Ethan Taw’s first reaction when he learned he spelled “rabbinic” correctly on Saturday and won the 33rd Annual Rio Grande...

Bishop: Catholics should get any vaccine available to them

BROWNSVILLE — Bishop Daniel E. Flores, of the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville, is encouraging all Catholics in the Rio Grande Valley to get whatever...

TSTC Career Services to host on-the-go drive-thru for students, alumni

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The Office of Career Services at Texas State Technical College is not letting working remotely stop it from helping TSTC students on their path...

Non-stop flights to Chicago now a reality

HARLINGEN — Want to fly to Chicago? Valley International Airport has just the flight for you, thanks to American Airlines, which launched its inaugural non-stop...

Brownsville leaders reflect on one year of virus

March marks a year since the first reported cases of COVID-19 in our community. Just a few weeks before, while the cases were soaring...

RGV Livestock show goes on, without the public

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Despite the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the 83rd Annual Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show will go on this year, just without the normal fanfare and...

Donna man accused of quadruple homicide tied to violent crime spree

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The 43-year-old man who the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office charged with ordering a hit on a witness who was set to testify against him...

Nurses, students endure long hours at vaccine clinics

HARLINGEN — While hundreds, if not thousands, of people wait inside their vehicles to get vaccinated, caffeine-driven nurses work tirelessly from dawn to dusk. Heather...

Former Edinburg city manager announces bid for mayor

Former Edinburg City Manager Ramiro Garza Jr. emerged this week as another candidate for mayor in the city's upcoming November elections. “Having served the City...