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.

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...

Teen service member killed in Edinburg car accident

An active duty service member is dead after a car accident in Edinburg on Friday, according to a police news release. Police responded to the...

Congressman Gonzalez revives bill on deported vets

U.S. Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, is reviving a bill he filed last session that aims to end the deportation of U.S. veterans. Gonzalez introduced the...

Taco Ole owner faces felony drug charges

The owner of the Taco Ole restaurant in Edinburg who was charged with sexual assault last month is facing new felony charges for possession...

Local Congressmen provide updates on border issues

U.S. Congressman Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, and Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, held a news conference Monday afternoon to discuss potential border wall litigation, immigration and U.S.-Mexico...

Animal center improves live release rate

EDINBURG — Almost a year after staff and board members of Palm Valley Animal Center received criticism and threats regarding the conditions of their...

An e-book you can work out to

A few months ago David Norec read his book on the importance of exercise and eating healthy to students at Perez Elementary in Mission,...

Local restaurant owner charged with sexual assault

The owner of the Taco Ole restaurants in Mission and Edinburg was arrested Tuesday on sexual assault charges. Elias Bazan III, 49, was arraigned Tuesday...