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VAMOS celebrated as partnership of the year

More than just an academic grant, the Valley Alliance of Mentors for Opportunities and Scholarships, or VAMOS, provides students with moral support as well...

Local home-schooling cooperative outlines resources

McALLEN — Founded in April 2016 as a means to offer support to home-schooling families of the Rio Grande Valley, the RGV Homeschool Outreach...

Twins pass 30 exams, making history in Sharyland district

When fraternal twins Daniela and Korina Guzman moved to the United States and enrolled in Sharyland Pioneer High School for the spring semester, the...

Hurricane hunting aircrafts visit McAllen airport to encourage emergency preparedness

While there’s nothing that can be done to prevent a natural disaster, one can always be prepared.The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration chose the McAllen...

Affordable housing advocate leaves mark on local history

Known for her commitment to improving public services in the Rio Grande Valley, most specifically in the sector of affordable housing, Estella Lane Treviño...

McAllen library gives away hundreds of books for holiday promoting literacy

McALLEN — The McAllen Public Library is doing its part to ensure the nation be placed in sound hands.In a Dia de los Niños,...

Guitar festival brings renowned talent to UTRGV

EDINBURG — If it wasn’t for last weekend’s University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Guitar Festival, Juan Pablo Gracia wouldn’t have had the chance...

South Texas mariachi group performs nationwide

Existing as one of the few all-female mariachi groups of South Texas is not a distinction taken lightly by the Mariachi Mariposas.“Our goal is...

Young adult sports league combines forces with special needs organization for inclusive event

With the mission of inclusion at the heart and center of Texas Valley Sports — a semi-pro sports league for young adults — the...

Sharyland ISD launches “Choose Kind” anti-bullying initiative

MISSION — Inside the Pioneer High School library bedecked with student artwork representing self-harm, depression and suicide, a junior student spoke about his bullying...