J. Edward Moreno

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J. Edward Moreno is a digital content producer for The Monitor. He can be reached at emoreno@themonitor.com or (956) 683-4433.

Grand Champion steer sells for $22,000 at RGVLS

MERCEDES — On a brisk Saturday morning students from across the Rio Grande Valley showed the animals they had been raising all year one...

Worker reaches settlement over wages, harassment

Carmen Garza still can’t talk about it without shedding a tear. For five years, she worked as a home health provider through IPH Primary Home...

To the Xtreme: Professional cowboys compete in bull riding at livestock show

MERCEDES — Elliot Jacoby sat on top of a young bull, sweating as it kicked repeatedly inside the metal enclosure. Once the gates opened,...

Ex-director sues Housing Authority for firing

The former executive director of the Edinburg Housing Authority has filed a lawsuit against the agency claiming wrongful termination. Rodolfo Ramirez served as director of...

Women We Love: ‘Busy body’ reflects on 60 years of public service

Editor’s Note: In observance of Women’s History Month, The Monitor is recognizing local women who inspire us. This is the second of eight profiles...

6th annual RGV Climate March calls for action against border wall

MISSION — Over 100 people marched Sunday from the National Butterfly Center’s entrance to the the edge of the property  — on the edge...

Mission man reunited with fire rescuers

MISSION — On Dec. 11, 91-year-old Bob Hensley woke up to dense smoke filling his Mission home. His caretaker was gone for the day and...

Harlingen middle schooler to represent the Valley at the Scripps National Spelling Bee

WESLACO — Vastitude: the quality of being vast or immense. That was the winning word at the 31st annual Rio Grande Valley regional spelling bee,...

FBI offering $25,000 reward for alleged cartel associate

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information that could lead to the arrest of a fugitive from Mission, according...

Protestors call on further protection from border wall

MISSION — About 150 protestors gathered here at the National Butterfly Center and Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, locking hands along the levee where...