BEARING WITNESS: Jose Luis Garay, beloved storyteller and teacher, remembered for storied life

BY ARACELI AND GENIE GARAY Jose Luis Garay loved cruising the Delta area: Edcouch, Elsa, La Villa and Monte Alto. He never went far but...

RGV hospitalizations steady, but officials on guard as virus cases trend younger

Cases of COVID-19 in hospitals are trending upward again throughout the country and the state, but in the Rio Grande Valley data suggests hospitalizations...

Man faces firearm charge in trio’s gun case

The last of three men to face punishment for illegally obtaining firearms had his sentencing hearing postponed, records show. Enrique Flores-Banda was scheduled for sentencing...

Rio Bravo man charged with capital murder set for arraignment

A 25-year-old Rio Bravo man accused of beating a man to death with a baseball bat over a wage argument is scheduled to be...

McAllen ranked best place to start a home business

McALLEN — The city is the best place in the country to start a home-based business, according to a site that aims to help...

Work-search requirements for jobless return Nov. 1

HARLINGEN —Work-search requirements for Texas workers receiving jobless benefits will be reinstated Nov. 1. The job search requirement was suspended in March as thousands of...

South Padre mulls speed limit reduction

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — City officials are looking into speed limits in this area that’s currently undergoing construction and is often frequented by motorists...

Port-based company will build nation’s largest dredge

Keppel AmFELS at the Port of Brownsville last month announced it had won a contract to build the nation’s largest trailing suction hopper dredge...

Nonprofit offers outdoor dream to disabled

HARLINGEN — After the millionth kid goes through your program, just what more do you have to prove? For Shane Wilson and the nonprofit he...

Breaking numbers: Cameron County surpasses 2016 early voting numbers

With six days of early voting left in Cameron County, 62,918 in person early voting ballots have already been cast in the Nov. 3...