Por Vida: Superfan adds RGVFC to soccer video game

Podcast host and Rio Grande Valley Football Club superfan Edson Ochoa wanted to play as his favorite United Soccer League team in the soccer...

Noon Fix: RGC school board unable to meet; Comedienne Anjelah Johnson to perform; McAllen...

https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/24/rgc-school-board-trustees-still-not-able-meet/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/24/comedienne-anjelah-johnson-talks-connection-rgv-audience-feel-laughter/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/24/lessons-past-mcallen-marks-holocaust-remembrance-day-program-exhibit/

A look at the weather for Memorial Day weekend

Those looking for relief from the heat won't get it anytime soon, as temperatures Friday will feel somewhere between 105 to 110 degrees in...

Lessons from the past: McAllen marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with program, exhibit

McALLEN — Swaying his head from side to side, Tim Lorsch maneuvered his hands to tell the story of his ancestors through a century-old...

RGC school board trustees still not able to meet

The question of whether a meeting of the Rio Grande City school board of trustees would be held Thursday was unclear until less than...

Comedienne Anjelah Johnson talks connection with RGV audience: ‘I could feel the laughter’

BY A. COLLEEN DEGUZMAN | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR Comedienne Anjelah Johnson wants people to experience joy. The stand-up star, actress and former NFL cheerleader will perform...

McAllen District 5 candidates trade blows as runoff approaches

After Victor “Seby” Haddad introduced himself to the McAllen Citizens League luncheon on Thursday, his opponent struck. “Watch out for him,” District 5 City Commissioner...

Leader of human smuggling group gets 22 years in prison

McALLEN — The fourth and final defendant in a human smuggling case, which resulted in the deaths of two undocumented migrants, was sentenced Tuesday,...

Pharr police looking for burglary suspect

The Pharr Police Department is looking for a male suspect who allegedly took several items from a vehicle before leaving the location on foot,...

Noon Fix: New vegan restaurant; Kindnapping ring busted; Starr County murder case faces dismissal...

Good afternoon. Here are some of the top-trending stories on themonitor.com from Thursday morning. https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/23/new-vegan-restaurant-mcallen-extension-holistic-health/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/23/alleged-kidnapping-ring-busted-hidalgo-county/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/23/starr-county-murder-case-faces-dismissal-attorneys-fees/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/05/23/expect-another-warm-day-thursday-rio-grande-valley/