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Starr County mother confronts cartel about missing son

A Starr County mother filed reports with U.S. and Mexico law enforcement when her teenage son went missing in Miguel Aleman on Dec. 29....

All-Metro Volleyball: Guerra continues building Rivera legacy

Brownsville Rivera sophomore libero Richelle Guerra began training for her volleyball career when she was just 3 years old. Her mother, Mary Elizabeth Avelar-Guerra, has...

Festivities Postponed: Charro Days Fiesta called off due to COVID-19

The Charro Days Board of Directors made it official Wednesday night: The 84th annual Charro Days Fiesta has been called off due to health...

Vela tapped for DNC

District 34 U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela has been named by President-elect Joe Biden as a vice chairman on the Democratic National Committee in an announcement...

Texas passes 1 million mark for vaccine doses given

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has distributed more than 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday, as the state...

BPUB: SAT/ACT Scores Not Required for Scholarship

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board will not require standardized test scores, like SAT and ACT, for this year’s Project SHARE Scholarship. The decision was...

UTRGV to explore DI football program

In addition to welcoming five new member institutions — Abilene Christian, Lamar, Sam Houston State, Southern Utah and Stephen F. Austin — the Western...

2021 Charro Days Fiesta in Brownsville canceled

The 2021 Charro Days Fiesta have been canceled. The Charros Days Fiesta Inc. Board of Directors met last night and voted to not hold the...

563 new Hidalgo Co. COVID-19 cases, 14 more deaths

Hidalgo County reported 563 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday along with 14 additional deaths related to the virus. Of the new cases, the county...

Recession cuts how much lawmakers can spend with on next budget

By Mitchell Ferman, Texas Tribune Texas lawmakers will enter the legislative session this week with an estimated $112.5 billion available to allocate for general-purpose spending...