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Edinburg CISD, UIL issue statements on football incident between player, referee

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EDINBURG — A few dozen members of the Edinburg High football team gathered Friday afternoon at city hall to petition the city and school...

Cameron County Commissioner’s Court Legal Division respond to press conference

Cameron County Commissioners Court Legal Division has released a statement pertaining to an April 14 press conference held by Robert Gracia, chief deputy of...

Flood advisory issued for Cameron County

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a flood advisory for Cameron County until 6:45 p.m. today. At 3:46 p.m. CDT, Doppler radar indicated...

BCIC pens 1st annual report; COVID-19 relief efforts highlightes

BY STEVE CLARK STAFF WRITER The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation, a “Type B” economic development corporation created by the city in 2002 and supported by a...

Edinburg orders 2021 election on indicted elected officials

Council members ordered an election that will give residents the option to amend the city charter so that any future elected official charged with a felony is automatically suspended from office, all while raising questions of due process and dragging the criminal cases against the mayor and the Texas Attorney General into the discussion.  Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Officials recover body from Gayman Bridge Waterway

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Authorities have ordered an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a Brownsville man whose body was recovered from the waterway underneath the...

Starr County reports 106 new coronavirus cases, new single-day high

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Starr County reported 106 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, far surpassing its previous single-day record earlier this month. The newly confirmed cases are from results...

Sunrise Rotary Club brings joy to residents

By NUBIA REYNA Staff Writer For three decades, the Brownsville Sunrise Rotary Club has been celebrating the holidays at Alta Vista Rehabilitation and Healthcare where they...

Los Fresnos CISD awarded over $624,000 from Elon Musk

The Los Fresnos Consolidated Independent School District announced Wednesday that it has been awarded over $624,000 from the Elon Musk Foundation. A district spokesman said...

Hidalgo Co. declares disaster ahead of Hurricane Hanna landfall

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As the first rain bands of Hurricane Hanna began to move over Hidalgo County Saturday afternoon, County Judge Richard F. Cortez declared a local...