Fifth suspect charged in June murder

McALLEN — Police have been tight-lipped about a murder investigation that has quietly unfolded over the past two months, resulting in five arrests since...

Local developer vies for Edinburg council seat

EDINBURG — A challenger for council member Place 2 emerged Thursday.Roland Villarreal, a local builder and developer, will face off against Gilbert Enriquez, who...

Four area districts may drop in financial ratings

McALLEN — The Texas Education Agency released its preliminary financial accountability ratings for public school districts and public charter schools this week and at...

Sheriff: Man confesses to killing woman, hiding remains in septic tank

EDINBURG — Although the skeletal remains found in a septic tank in rural Edcouch last month have yet to be identified, the Hidalgo County...

South Texas Health System asking for help to find family, home for elderly woman

EDINBURG - South Texas Health System is asking for the public's help in getting an elderly woman back to her home or arrangements for...

Hurricane forecast raised to above-normal

It only takes one.This is what meteorologists at the National Weather Service in Brownsville want residents to remember as we approach the peak of...

Video: Motorcyclist stopped at green light when struck

BROWNSVILLE — Taylor Nicole Ramirez fidgeted anxiously as Cameron County prosecutors began setting up the video showing her crash into motorcyclist David Salinas.In just...

Rio Grande City joins in opposing SB 4

RIO GRANDE CITY — The city declared its opposition to the anti-sanctuary cities bill known as Senate Bill 4, the third city in the...

McAllen commission tussles over Comfort House funding

McALLEN — The nearly two-year-old intra-commission conflict over the city’s support for Comfort House, the nonprofit, short-term facility for terminally ill patients, swelled Wednesday...

Man charged with murder after livestreaming confession

EDINBURG — A man who authorities said livestreamed a confession to Facebook was charged Wednesday with capital murder in the shooting deaths of his...