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Relief from the searing summer heat is on the way

The Rio Grande Valley is finally about to turn a corner on this ridiculous heat, which has plagued deep South Texas since June 9.

Harvest moon 2023 rising over Texas tonight. Here’s what to know

Take note, amateur astronomers: The final supermoon of 2023 will rise over Texas on Friday.

Point Isabel ISD art teacher and muralist finds inspiration in heritage

Adrian Rodriguez, also known as "Serkit," is a Port Isabel Junior High School art teacher who embraces his Mexican-American roots in his art and encourages his students to be proud of their own backgrounds.

Cause of death ‘unknown’ for man who died in Alton police custody

The man who died in Alton police custody threw a walking cane at an officer before taking a baton from him, kicking the officer and then throwing the baton back at him, according to a custodial death report.

Former Pharr police chief assaulted during arrest, attorney says

An attorney representing former Pharr Chief of Police Andy Harvey has released a statement on his behalf following his arrest early Sunday morning.

Hidalgo County calls on community leaders to join prosperity task force

EDINBURG — With a poverty rate three times higher than the national average, it is imperative upon leaders in the Rio Grande Valley to do something to change a trend that has persisted for the last five decades.

Waitz Elementary celebrates school’s 30th anniversary with song and dance

MISSION — The Carl C. Waitz Elementary mascot, an eagle, made his way down the cafeteria dancing to "La Chona" by Los Tucanes De Tijuana.

Toddler dies after being run over by vehicle in Peñitas

A toddler died Wednesday after being accidentally run over by a vehicle in Peñitas.

San Benito superintendent resigns following suspension; plans to retire

SAN BENITO — Nearly three weeks after her suspension, Superintendent Theresa Servellon is resigning, planning to retire.

Harlingen’s creative SAB’s Candy Shop expands to Houston

HARLINGEN — Candy! Candy! Candy Galore! You’ll find it all here in the Candy Shop store!