McAllen candidates ‘feel good’ about runoff election

McALLEN — Normally, McAllen elections are decided during the early voting period before election day, but the race for central McAllen’s seat on the...

Heat indices could reach 112 today

Take care as you go about your business today. According to the National Weather Service, temperatures could reach as high as 104 in parts...

Immigrants receive care packages for Father’s Day

  McALLEN — Sitting next to his daughter here inside the downtown bus station, he looked over the items in a small care package he...

Body recovered in canal near Elsa

Deputies with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office recovered the body of an adult male from a canal Monday near Elsa. Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra confirmed...

Hidalgo County sheriff’s deputy arrested for assault

An off duty deputy with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office was arrested over the weekend for allegedly assaulting a public servant. Roberto Rivera was arrested...

Noon Fix: Border apprehensions now mostly composed of families, unaccompanied minors; Brownsville family may...

Here are some of the big stories you may have missed this morning and over the weekend at themonitor.com. https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/16/border-apprehensions-now-mostly-composed-families-unaccompanied-minors/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/17/walled-brownsville-family-may-lose-dream-home-border-fence/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/15/restoring-dignity-5-years-later-respite-center-remains-haven-immigrants-fleeing-persecution/  

South Texas ISD BETA rebrands as World Scholars

EDINBURG -The South Texas Business, Education and Technology Academy will officially become South Texas ISD World Scholars as demand for a worldly education increases. The...

Walled In: Brownsville family may lose dream home to border fence

Nearly five years ago, Salvador J. Castillo and Yvette Arroyo found the perfect home to raise their family. A few miles west of Brownsville, they...

Fleeing suspect dead after Brownsville PD opens fire

A man is dead after police opened fire when the suspect apparently rammed police units after leading authorities on a high-speed chase, authorities say. Brownsville...

Schlitterbahn to celebrate 40th anniversary

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — With the arrival of summer comes extended hours of fun in the sun. In Texas, Schlitterbahn has offered millions of families...