Starr County working to complete audit as deadline looms

The problems that placed the Starr County’s auditor’s office in a rush to complete their financial audit last year are spilling over into the...

Inter National Bank completes merger with Vantage Bank

Inter National Bank and Vantage Bank Texas have completed their merger, a move that will strengthen the control of one family’s banking assets along...

Edinburg appoints new city attorney

EDINBURG — The city council terminated the city attorney at a noon meeting Tuesday. Rick Gonzalez, of Oxford and Gonzalez, will no longer serve as...

Weslaco to unearth time capsule

In preparation for Weslaco’s 100th birthday, city crews plan to unearth a 24-year-old time capsule next month. In 1994, parks and recreation department workers buried...

County contracts engineering firm for new jail barracks

Hidalgo County Commissioners entered into an agreement Tuesday with the Mission-based engineering firm that will be tasked with overseeing the construction of barracks behind...

Palmview hires new city manager, police chief

PALMVIEW — Two interim city positions will now be filled permanently after the Palmview City Council voted to hire a new city manager and...

A rancher’s legacy

A leading light of conservation in South Texas has been extinguished with the passing of rancher and philanthropist Frank Yturria, who died at a...

A year after McAllen sales tax turned , revenues continue to trend positive

The prediction came in 2016: Get through Thanksgiving the following year. McAllen had seen months of declining sales tax revenues, something the city relies...

A helping Hand

Hidalgo County awarded $100,000 to four business located in small rural towns in order to help spur economic development in those communities. The Small Town...

Vackars named grand marshals of McAllen Holiday Parade

Robert and Janet Vackar, owners of Bert Ogden Dealerships, were named the grand marshals of the McAllen Holiday Parade at a press conference Tuesday...