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Warriors United to hold flag retirement ceremony in Brownsville

Warriors United in Arms will hold a flag retirement ceremony beginning around 9 a.m. Thursday at Veterans Park, 2500 Central Blvd., in Brownsville.

Brownsville Historical Association’s ‘Call for Flags’ ends Saturday

The response to the Brownsville Historical Association’s “Call for Flags” has been robust, according to BHA officials.

Amelia Earhart en route: Sculpture to memorialize aviatrix’s Brownsville connection

Few places have a legitimate claim to the legacy of legendary aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart, though Brownsville is one such place.

So long, Ben: Brownsville bids sad farewell to Judge Neece

When Brownsville lost Ben Neece, it lost a piece of its heart.

Grave matters: Old City Cemetery sees improvements

Navigating Brownsville’s Old City Cemetery is easier now thanks to new ceramic tile block markers to replace the old concrete markers, many of them barely legible or missing entirely.

Volunteers place flags by gravesides of veterans at Brownsville’s Old City Cemetery ahead of...

BROWNSVILLE — Volunteers Debra Perez and her 7-year-old daughter Olivia followed closely behind David Parsons, Genealogy Research and Membership Coordinator for the Brownsville Historical Association, as they trekked Saturday morning through the Old City Cemetery with their bundle of American flags.

Memorial Day events happening across Brownsville

Memorial Day will fall on May 29 and cities and there are events lined up to celebrate the holiday in Brownsville

Brownsville Historical Association holds rummage sale fundraiser

BROWNSVILLE — The parking lot outside the Brownsville Heritage Museum bustled with activity Saturday as passersby walked along the tables piled with items, books and appliances for the Brownsville Historical Association’s Clutter for a Cause fundraising event.

History archives begin upgrade; Market Square resource to be closed for months

As much history as a place like Brownsville has can be tough to track. Nonetheless, the Brownsville Historical Association has undertaken the task of inventorying,...

Costume change: Textile museum merges with BHA

Changes are happening at the Costumes of the Americas Museum in Brownsville. The museum, which opened in Dean Porter Park in 2005, merged with the...