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...

McAllen voters approve school district’s Tax Ratification Election

McALLEN — After months of presentations and a low-voter-turnout election, the local school district can now shift its entire tax rate to maintenance and...

CBP extends comment period on border wall construction

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials are extending the public comment period on the proposed 33-mile wall project in Hidalgo and Starr Counties that...