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Edinburg WWII rifleman is 180,001st Quilt of Valor recipient

McALLEN — Surrounded by family, friends and fellow patriots here at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2369, Valentin Hernandez was recognized last Saturday...

Mid-Valley seminar to address pension concerns for future teacher retirees

A seminar for public school personnel considering retirement is being held Saturday at the Lone Star National Bank corporate office in McAllen.The Palm Valley...

Livestock show transmits through generations as annual event concludes

MERCEDES — Upon being stamped on the hand with a red goat for admission and entering through the main archway of the Mercedes Livestock...

Local bank honors Valley’s influential women

McALLEN — A red carpet stretched from the front doors of IBC Bank in downtown McAllen Thursday night to lead the way to its...

Country, tejano and latin performers announced for HubPhest

Country and tejano music will be on tap as the city of Pharr pays tribute to its unique cross-cultural heritage during the annual HubPhest...

Dozens of local performers and big talent lined up for this year’s BorderFest

For all who have been keeping up with the Facebook countdown, the day has arrived. Celebrated in the Valley for just over four decades,...

Tween magic, illusion performers make tour stop in Hidalgo

The Rocketts will be here today to perform tricks.Globally recognized magicians Kadan Bart Rockett, 12, and Brooklyn Rockett, 10, will be making a stop...

Slates wiped clean: Ceremony held for first graduating class of Mission First-Offender Program

MISSION — A fresh start was granted Thursday evening to a graduating class of three inside the Community Room of the Mission City Hall.The...

Mission author to host birthday book signing

An unkind professor and distaste for the word “no” turned Christina DeMara into a self-published and internationally appreciated author, at least according to her...

Chisholm Trail Festival in Donna enjoying attendance boom

What started six years ago as a small concert to celebrate Tejano and country musicians, as well as to recognize a South Texas historical...