Kentucky woman gets 30 months in Fentanyl smuggling case

McALLEN — A Kentucky woman who attempted to hide nearly 2,000 pills inside her genitals will serve a more than two-year prison sentence, according...

Cruz, O’Rourke debate postponed

McALLEN — As a result of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh’s U.S. Supreme Court confirmation votes, Sunday’s U.S. Senate debate between U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz...

Donna refinances 2009 debt

DONNA — It’s a borrowers’ market right now, and as such, city leaders here are taking advantage of low interest rates to refinance some...

McAllen school board maintains tax rate, moves on ratification

McALLEN — Following a successful tax ratification election, the local school district’s board of trustees voted unanimously Tuesday night to maintain its tax rate...

Doctor’s wife tied up in healthcare fraud case given $250,000 bond

McALLEN — Despite objections from the government, a federal judge on Friday set a bond for Meisy Zamora, paving the way for her release...

Rain predicted to continue into next week

BROWNSVILLE — Rain will be sticking around into next week, according to National Weather Service Brownsville, which is good news for dry Rio Grande...

Noon Fix: McAllen kicks off budget process; Swimmer returns home as a national champ;...

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Capital murder suspects face new indictments

Three men and a woman accused of murdering a man and leaving his body in an orchard in 2017 are facing additional charges of...

Edinburg committee to chart Ebony Hills Golf Course’s future

EDINBURG — Residents here have a unique opportunity to decide the future of the Ebony Hills Golf Course, a green jewel that sits at...