Border Patrol plans 2nd Donna tent

BY NOMAAN MERCHANT | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HOUSTON — The U.S. Border Patrol said Friday that it plans to open a second tent facility to detain...

Mystery Gallery: Do you have any information on this photo?

If you or someone you know may have details about this photo, you can email Museum of South Texas Archivist Kelly Francis-Love at KFrancis-Love@mosthistory.org.The...

South Texas gets $46M for disaster recovery

The skies opened up in South Texas on Tuesday at about the same time the federal government announced $46 million in grant funding for...

Hidalgo, Cameron counties join 2020 census lawsuit

EDINBURG — Three border counties in Texas, including two in the Rio Grande Valley, are leading the state’s fight against the federal government’s decision...

Teen dies in crash, Raymondville woman charged with intoxication manslaughter

A 26-year-old woman from Raymondville was charged with intoxication manslaughter and two counts of intoxication assault after allegedly causing a three-vehicle accident that left...

Rio Bank set to acquire Elsa State Bank

Rio Bank will grow by about $200 million in assets when it merges with Elsa State Bank & Trust, an agreement likely to be...

McAllen ISD trustees sworn in; new officers elected

The McAllen school district boardroom was tightly packed and nearly full on Monday evening as four incumbents were sworn in for another term, and...

Hidalgo County Sheriff’s office looking for convenience store robber

Sheriff’s investigators are asking for the public’s help to locate an aggravated robbery suspect accused of targeting multiple drive-thru convenience stores in western Hidalgo...

Hidalgo County leaders urge residents to plan ahead for disasters

WESLACO — Just under two weeks until the official start of hurricane season, forecasters have already seen the first named storm system form —...

McAllen ISD launches tuition-based pre-K program

McALLEN — A new tuition-based pre-K program was announced by McAllen school district officials Monday morning as their latest move to attract more students...