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Police in Donna are investigating a possible shooting Monday afternoon in the 400 block of East Frontage Road of Interstate 2 after a man was found there with a gunshot wound to his head, officials said.

WESLACO — The 2016 Mid Valley Lighted Christmas Parade will take place at 6:30 p.m., in downtown Weslaco on Saturday, Dec. 10, and will honor Weslaco’s finest as the parade grand marshals. The Weslaco Police and Fire Departments will be the parade’s guests of honor as a sign of thanks and re…

Photos from the McAllen Holiday Parade on December 3, 2016.

Photos from the McAllen Holiday Parade on December 3, 2016.

The city of Mercedes posted an increase of more than 1 percent in sales tax collections in November, tracking October’s numbers, with $489,146.72 compared to the $483,192.67 generated during the same time last year. Mercedes’s year-to-date take is more than 3 percent behind 2015, with $6,540…

The city of Weslaco posted a 2 percent increase in sales tax collections in November, tracking October’s numbers, with $1,029,668.89 compared to the $999,719.55 generated during the same time last year. Weslaco’s year-to-date take is less than 1 percent behind 2015, with $10,797,941.83 compa…

Progreso Lakes posted a 5 percent decline in sales tax collections in November, tracking October’s numbers, with $3,095.86 compared to the $3,259.33 generated during the same time last year. Progreso Lakes’ year-to-date take is more than 6 percent ahead of 2015, with $35,735.29 compared to $…

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MERCEDES — The Oak Ridge Boys are set to appear at the Llano Grande Resort in Mercedes between January 14 and 18. Their high-energy stage show remains the heart and soul of what they do best. Their performances will feature classic gospel, country and patriotic music.

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It was about 38 years ago when a then 15-year-old Anthony “Tony” Perez took the stage at a McAllen-area banquet to sing before a live audience for the first time in his life. The Mission native had only ever played the guitar up until that point and had practiced singing a few tunes, but not…

With indoor treadmill desks, an open-air feel and high-tech wiring galore, IDEA Public School’s new administrative headquarters in Weslaco is modeled after several high-tech Silicone Valley firms, but located right here in the Rio Grande Valley.

The horrific deaths of five Dallas law enforcement officers earlier this month were still fresh in our minds and hearts when on Sunday morning three more police officers in Baton Rouge were fatally gunned down and three other officers were wounded.

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