Landowners make outcry: Congressman faces concerns from wall-fearing residents fighting for property rights

MISSION — What was scheduled to be a brief media availability session with a local congressman and members of the media on Friday turned...

Hidalgo County court reporter pay to go before commissioners

EDINBURG — Five of the county’s 25 courts are without a court reporter, leaving Hidalgo County in what judges have called a dire situation...

Palmview man gets 56 months in prison for Medicare fraud

McALLEN — One of two men accused of playing roles in a Medicare fraud scheme was sentenced Wednesday, court records show. U.S. District Judge Micaela...

La Joya teacher arrested on improper student relationship charge

MISSION — A Juarez-Lincoln High School teacher was placed on administrative leave Friday following her arrest Thursday night after police caught a teenage student...

Mueller concludes Russia probe, delivers report to AG Barr

BY ERIC TUCKER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday turned over his long-awaited final report on the contentious...

FAA restricts flight around Boca Chica next week for rocket launch and recovery

The Federal Aviation Administration is restricting aircraft within 1.1 nautical miles (approximately 1.25 radius) of SpaceX's Boca Chica launch site next Monday through Wednesday...

J.Lo tickets for Bert Ogden Arena show on sale next week

Tickets for Jennifer Lopez's 25-city "It's My Party" tour go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 29. The artist is scheduled...

Valley film ‘Tejano’ honored with state resolution

Rio Grande Valley native and filmmaker David Blue Garcia was acknowledged Thursday with a Texas State House of Representatives resolution honoring his award-winning, independent...

Noon Fix: Immigrants describe lengthy detainments before their release; Onion Fest; Lewd Facebook post;...

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Lewd Facebook video reported to authorities in San Benito

SAN BENITO — A video posted on social media yesterday allegedly showing two San Benito High School students engaging in lewd acts outside the...