Steve Clark

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Steve Clark is a staff writer with the Brownsville Herald. He can be reached at sclark@brownsvilleherald.com

UTRGV joins project seeking to improve education preparation

Getting into the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate is tough, but the College of Education of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley...

Shrimp industry eyes visas; Another 30,000 seasonal workers to be allowed in

The head of the Texas Shrimp Association said it’s unclear how much a Trump administration decision allowing another 30,000 foreign seasonal workers into the...

Study details economic impact of slowdowns

Traffic slowdowns at the border are bad for the economy, never mind closing the border. That’s the conclusion of a study commissioned by IBC Bank...

Fifth annual yard sale spans miles and miles

The fifth annual Texas Longest Yard Sale, formerly the U.S. 281/Military Highway Texas Longest Yard Sale, kicks off today and runs through Sunday. Former Brownsville...

Rio Grande Valley MPO merger may speed work on second South Padre Island access

The Cameron County Regional Mobility Authority’s East Loop Project is just one among transportation projects that could get done quicker thanks to the new...

Brownsville littered with plastic bags again after ordinance repealed

If you’re curious about the impact, nine months on, of the city’s repeal of its single-use plastic bag ordinance after the Texas Supreme Court...

Muscle man: Tito Mata thinks you should be working out

Tito Mata believes that a healthy body and a healthy mind equal success, and wants to steer others — especially young people — in...

Hooking up: Port of Brownsville link to SpaceX perhaps one year away

The South Port Connector Road was in the works long before SpaceX appeared on the horizon, though it will come in very handy in...

Valley native is state’s first female inspector general

Sylvia Hernandez Kauffman, the first woman in state history to be named Inspector General for Texas Health and Human Services, was born and raised...

SpaceX seeks ‘build engineer’ for project

BROWNSVILLE — As SpaceX’s first short static fire test of the Starship Hopper’s Raptor rocket engine was achieved briefly but dramatically after sunset on...