Texas Capitol to close before planned armed protests of Joe Biden’s inauguration

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By Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune The Texas Capitol in Austin will be closed Saturday through Wednesday, the day of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. The Texas Department...

Mass Injection: More than 2,000 receive COVID-19 vaccine in county clinic

More than 2,000 community members attended a Cameron County COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Friday at the Brownsville Sports Park where BISD, UT Health, IDEA,...

Texas lawmaker who was in Capitol tests positive for virus

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By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas House member who rejoined more than 100 lawmakers at the state Capitol said...

Nuns to run charity marathon this weekend

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BROWNSVILLE — Nuns are preparing for a run on Sunday to raise funds for their nonprofit organization offering social services in the Rio Grande...

Team Brownsville receives proclamation by the City of Brownsville

In July of 2018, a small group of like-minded educators got together to make a change in the community, and the world, by helping...

EDITORIAL: No recall: Some calling to oust Cruz; mechanism must be created

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz has been one of President Donald Trump’s strongest and most vocal supporters throughout his presidential term. After last week’s violence...

LETTERS: Lost beach

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With the widespread development of Padre Island and the most recent visitor to the area — SpaceX —Boca Chica Beach has lost its luster...

Hidalgo Co. reports 10 more COVID-19 deaths, 511 new cases

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Ten more Hidalgo County residents have died due to COVID-19 and 511 have tested positive for the disease, the county reported Friday in a...

Starr County mother confronts cartel about missing son

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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....