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Valley native recalls his days on the USS Independence

William Dorsett hasn’t seen the USS Independence since his three-year stint with the Navy came to an end in December 1970.The Rancho Viejo resident...

Valley educators secure $3M federal grant for nursing education

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EDINBURG— A pilot program through which eight Pharr-San Juan-Alamo school district high school students became the first in the nation to receive an associate...

Abnormally dry spell hints at 2013 drought

LOS FRESNOS — The parched and dusty mud wallows at the Alligator Pond are telling clues as to what cratered the local gator real...

Chipotle Grill customers urged to be on alert after cyber hack

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HARLINGEN — Torti the Tortilla is still dancing on Chipotle Mexican Grill’s website even after the popular burrito business announced customers should review their...

Avocado distribution warehouse coming to Pharr

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PHARR — Despite a hazy trade future between the United States and Mexico, a new 60,000-square-foot avocado distribution center is coming to Pharr.The facility...

Familiar task: Group continues work to identify remains, this time in Starr County cemetery

RIO GRANDE CITY — More than 10 unidentified remains were pulled from a Starr County cemetery this week as part of the continuing initiative...

Suspected Harlingen bank robber caught

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HARLINGEN — Police have captured a man suspected of robbing the Bank of America in downtown Harlingen Friday afternoon.The suspect, who has not been...

McAllen, border economies vary with wages, housing market

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Despite McAllen’s economy narrowing late last year, it has avoided declining wages that have plagued Texas border economies, according to a study from the...

Walk, talk to highlight food allergy dangers

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It’s been three years since Sergio Lopez, 24, died from anaphylaxis after eating a peanut-contaminated dish at a now-closed restaurant in McAllen. There isn’t...

2017 All-Valley Sports Awards: Tom Landry Award nomination deadline approaches

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Only a week remains to submit nominations for the Tom Landry Award of Excellence at the 2017 All-Valley Sports Awards Banquet, which is being...
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