Nadia Tamez-Robledo

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Nadia Tamez-Robledo is a staff writer with the Brownsville Herald. She can be reached at nadia@brownsvilleherald.com

Conjunto concert set for downtown Brownsville on Saturday

The South Texas Conjunto Association will hold its 8th annual Freddie Gomez Memorial Conjunto Concert at 4 p.m. Saturday in downtown Brownsville. The free...

Updated music wing at UTRGV gives program room to grow

A new academic year typically brings plenty of change. For music professors and students attending classes at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s...

LNG opponents to hold benefit

The Save RGV from LNG and the Lower Rio Grande Valley Sierra Club will hold a benefit concert Friday in Port Isabel. The event...

Cameron County parks suffer drop in revenue

Cameron County parks revenue dipped during the third quarter of the fiscal year, generating a quarter-million dollars less than the same period in 2017,...

Fajita issue arises as commissioners discuss staffing

The Cameron County Juvenile Justice Department is working to stanch turnover by distributing surplus funds to salaries of 25 employees. Though county commissioners signed...

Grant sought to strengthen dunes on South Padre

The Cameron County Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with Texas A&M University-Kingsville to acquire funding for their joint effort to shore up...

Grant sought to strengthen dunes

The Cameron County Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with Texas A&M University-Kingsville to acquire funding for their joint effort to shore up...

Port Isabel leaders rally to keep lighthouse in TPWD hands

Port Isabel leaders are hoping Texas lawmakers will agree that “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” when it comes to the oversight of...

Asylum-seeker reunited with 5-year-old son in Brownsville

Leaning against a white pillar in the lobby of the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, 24-year-old Dunia gazed beyond the bustling line of...

Triple-digit heat forecast through mid-week

By NADIA TAMEZ-ROBLEDOBROWNSVILLE — Residents should plan to keep their sunscreen and water bottles handy.The National Weather Service warned the public to take care...