Edinburg CISD board welcomes new trustees, elects new officers

The Edinburg school district board room filled to capacity Thursday afternoon during a special meeting intended to swear-in newly elected trustees, bid farewell to...

Concert benefiting retired Edinburg police officer with ALS slated Friday

A benefit concert for a retired Edinburg police officer diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease is scheduled for Friday at Yerberia Cultura in McAllen. The concert,...

Port Isabel man missing since Sunday

PORT ISABEL — The Port Isabel Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing person. Juan Rocha was last seen at 10...

Castillo drops lawsuit accusing councilman-elect of living outside Donna

A temporary restraining order preventing the city of Donna from swearing-in a newly elected councilman expired Wednesday, allowing him to assume office once votes...

Weslaco recovers from flood, prepares for rain

WESLACO — The city and emergency manager met Monday to prepare for more rain as a tropical disturbance and Tropical Storm Isaac move toward...

Over 300 people climb 110 flights for 9/11 commemoration

McALLEN — “When you’re tired and you can’t take one more step, look down at that lanyard, look at that picture and remember why...

Mission chamber president departs, returns to BBVA

The Mission Chamber of Commerce is without a president and CEO as Robert Rosell has returned to BBVA Compass Bank as Vice President, Community...

Tropical moisture threatens Gulf coast

Showers and thunderstorms in the Caribbean Sea have a 60 percent chance of organizing into a tropical system in the next five days as it...

Superintendent Carol Perez aims to push Mission CISD to the next level

MISSION — The area school district was among those to start the year under new leadership as the board of trustees recently hired Carolina...

UTRGV folklorico program founder honored by past and present students

Francisco Muñoz III was ushered into a side entrance of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Performing Arts Center on Tuesday night by...