COVID-19 case activity varies at RGV schools; additional data still sought

Select students in Hidalgo County began returning to campus last month, a decision during the pandemic some fear is a gamble based on an...

Attorney: Lawsuit over slogan against PSJA candidates to be dismissed

A lawsuit over a campaign slogan being used by a slate of incumbent candidates at Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD has come to an end according...

STC seeing more interest in public safety program

Growing up in Pharr, Agustus Zuniga always wanted to be a police officer. He saw it as a way to help others, to do something...

New superintendent starts work at Edcouch-Elsa

There’s a new superintendent in Edcouch-Elsa. Dr. Gregory Rodriguez officially took the helm at Edcouch-Elsa ISD on Sept. 10 after being named lone finalist for...

Muñoz lone finalist for La Villa superintendent post

The La Villa ISD Board of Trustees named Robert Muñoz the lone finalist for the school district’s superintendent position earlier this month. According to the...

Valley officials anticipate changes to school reopening guidelines

Rio Grande Valley officials expect the state to make an announcement this week modifying procedures for school districts in areas that have been hardest...

UTRGV med school dean to step down, join faculty

Dr. John Krouse, the dean of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, has announced he intends to step down from...

6 vying for seats on Mercedes school board

Two incumbents on the Mercedes ISD Board of Trustees with each face a lone challenger in the November election, while two newcomers will square...

Hidalgo Co. health authority says not so fast on returning to school this month

Although some Hidalgo County school districts have indicated tentative dates for the return of in-person instruction, whether students are allowed to come back to...

McAllen ISD updates stance on return to in-person learning, fall sports

McALLEN — McAllen ISD has updated its position on the return to in-person learning and the resumption of on-campus fall sports practices and other...