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Court hands down 14-year punishment in meth case

A federal judge sentenced a Mexican man to a 14-year prison sentence in a 2019 federal meth smuggling case, according to court records. On Tuesday,...

Harlingen student wins virtual RGV spelling bee

HARLINGEN — Speechless. That was Ethan Taw’s first reaction when he learned he spelled “rabbinic” correctly on Saturday and won the 33rd Annual Rio Grande...

Bishop: Catholics should get any vaccine available to them

BROWNSVILLE — Bishop Daniel E. Flores, of the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville, is encouraging all Catholics in the Rio Grande Valley to get whatever...

UTRGV falls to Tarleton State in regular-season finale for fifth straight loss

EDINBURG — After being sufficiently out-rebounded in their Western Athletic Conference series opener against Tarleton State, UTRGV badly needed a rebound win in their...

Weslaco capitalizes on errors, shuts out Mercedes

MERCEDES — The Weslaco High Panthers needed a bounce-back performance when they hit the road Saturday morning, but it didn’t take long for them...

RGV Livestock show goes on, without the public

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Despite the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the 83rd Annual Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show will go on this year, just without the normal fanfare and...

Donna man accused of quadruple homicide tied to violent crime spree

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The 43-year-old man who the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office charged with ordering a hit on a witness who was set to testify against him...

‘Voice’ coaches fight for RGV singer

Just a couple years ago, Gean Garcia was performing Bruno Mars’ “Count On Me'' at his high school’s pep rallies, with a ukulele in...

Man arraigned in connection with 65-year-old San Juan woman’s death

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SAN JUAN — A man who police say confessed after being arrested in connection with the death of a 65-year-old woman was arraigned here...

Teamwork benefits rural vaccination efforts in Valley’s Delta area

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While some states have struggled to fairly allocate vaccine doses to their more rural communities, the concerted teamwork of local officials meant efforts to...