Pharr to hire Alex Meade as city manager

Pharr and Meade have not yet finalized the contract, according to people familiar with the negotiations.

Photo Gallery: Edinburg Vela plays Austin Westlake in regional IV semi-final playoff game in...

Vela stopped by Westlake in third round. Final 28-0

Inter National Bank completes merger with Vantage Bank

Inter National Bank and Vantage Bank Texas have completed their merger, a move that will strengthen the control of one family’s banking assets along...

Hidalgo County CSA offers assistance to Delta residents

The Hidalgo County Community Service Agency began providing limited disaster relief services to low income residents in the Delta area Thursday morning. Personnel will be...

CBP announces contract for 4 more miles of steel bollards in Starr County

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials announced another contract has been awarded for an additional 4 miles of bollard walls in Starr County, according...

La Joya Housing Authority board connects with tenants during turkey giveaway

LA JOYA — La Joya Housing Authority board members distributed turkeys to residents this week, taking a break from the turmoil surrounding the termination...

Sharyland’s Sanchez signs NLI for powerlifting

MISSION – Sebastian Sanchez, a 2019 graduate of Sharyland High School, signed a national letter of intent to compete as a collegiate powerlifter. Sanchez...

Walled In: Brownsville family may lose dream home to border fence

Nearly five years ago, Salvador J. Castillo and Yvette Arroyo found the perfect home to raise their family. A few miles west of Brownsville, they...

Hidalgo County rushes to drain floodwater system

EDINBURG — With the threat of more rain Tuesday night, Hidalgo County officials raced to bolster the drainage system that reached capacity following the...