The Brownsville Herald

Weslaco shakes off slow start, beats Mustangs on road

McALLEN — Weslaco High entered Tuesday’s contest against McAllen Memorial as one of two Valley teams ranked in the latest Texas Girls Coaches Association’s...

SPI holiday events ramp up this week

South Padre Island will hold its annual tree-lighting ceremony Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall as the Island’s holiday events begin to accelerate.

Seven children receive their forever homes

Ten-year-old Lorelei Hall could not contain her emotions, as she realized her dream of becoming a big sister was coming true.

Photo Gallery: Seven children receive their forever homes

An adoption ceremony was held in Judge Adolfo E. Cordova Jr.’s courtroom, where the families gathered to welcome home their new children. Read the full...

Preliminaries under way in Brownsville ISD recount

The actual hand recount in Victor Caballero’s BISD Board of Trustees race with Denise Garza likely will get underway in earnest Wednesday afternoon, or as soon as Cameron County elections personnel finish sorting the ballots by precinct for tabulating, elections administrator Remi Garza said Tuesday.

Charlie Clark’s beloved ‘Nana’ dies at 99

Charlie Clark Nissan announced Tuesday that Maria Cruz Aurora Aguirre, known throughout the Rio Grande Valley as Clark’s “Nana” and a staple in the...

Christmas tree lighting ceremonies to begin

With the Christmas season upon us, several tree lighting ceremonies will be held in Cameron County to get you in that holiday spirit.

Brownsville police investigate inmate’s death in city jail

The Brownsville Police Department is investigating a death that occurred in one if its jail cells early this morning.

Accustomed to high expectations, Burleson unfazed by pressure as Vipers head coach

EDINBURG — Kevin Burleson has a response whenever he’s asked about the pressure that comes with being the new head coach of the most successful organization of the NBA G League, the four-time champion Rio Grande Valley Vipers.

Cyber sales: Monday’s online shopping extends the pull of Black Friday

The online version of the epic Black Friday sales day is here.