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Brownsville PD places officers on administrative leave after man’s death

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The Brownsville Police Department placed three officers on administrative leave following an early morning shooting Monday that left a 20-year-old man dead. Brownsville police shot...

Former Cameron County sheriff to be released from prison early

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Former Cameron County sheriff Conrado Cantu will soon walk out of jail. On Monday, U.S. District Judge Marina Garcia Marmolejo ordered time served for the...

Walled In: Brownsville family may lose dream home to border fence

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Nearly five years ago, Salvador J. Castillo and Yvette Arroyo found the perfect home to raise their family. A few miles west of Brownsville, they...

SpaceX testing rescheduled

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The planned June testing at Spacex’s Boca Chica Beach launch site has again been postponed. Cameron County announced Monday that three days of testing planned...

Former nuclear carrier may come to Brownsville

There’s a good chance that the world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier will be dismantled in Brownsville. If the former USS Enterprise (CVN-65) does come here,...

Rocket duel: Starship prototypes being built in Texas and Florida

  Elon Musk, CEO and lead designer of SpaceX, confirmed via Twitter on May 14 that Starship prototypes are being built at Cape Canaveral in...

Hooking up: Port link to SpaceX perhaps one year away

The South Port Connector Road was in the works long before SpaceX appeared on the horizon, though it will come in very handy in...

SpaceX moving fast

As SpaceX’s first short static fire test of the Starship Hopper’s Raptor rocket engine was achieved briefly but dramatically after sunset on April 3,...

Ice delays rocket firing

Ice is the reason SpaceX’s Starship Hopper hasn’t “hopped” yet at the company’s launch/test site at Boca Chica Beach, according to the company’s CEO...

Road leading to SpaceX to be closed this weekend

Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino Jr. has ordered the temporary closure of Boca Chica Beach as well as Highway 4 from Oklahoma Road to...