CBP officers arrest Pharr man wanted for indecency with a child

PROGRESO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Progreso International Crossing arrested a man returning from Mexico on Monday after learning he...

State-bound McAllen soccer athletes juggling IB program, athletics

McALLEN — Last Friday, the McAllen High Bulldogs didn’t play their regional semifinal girls soccer match against San Antonio Johnson until 3 p.m. Defender...

McAllen posts largest sales tax gain of five-month uptick

After nearly two years of experiencing declining numbers, the city of McAllen has for the fifth consecutive month posted sales tax increases.McAllen saw its...

Ready to rumble: Edinburg mayor pulls no punches in state of the city address

EDINBURG — The mayor here put on quite a show as he made his way into the Municipal Auditorium on Thursday night for his...

Starr County election fraud dispute heats up

McALLEN — The legal fight between the Starr County elections administrator and the American Civil Rights Union over the county’s voter rolls reached another...

Starr JP denied appeal to reverse bribery conviction

The Starr County justice of the peace who was convicted of bribery in 2016 was denied his appeal Wednesday.The Fourth Court of Appeals denied...

Police: Student injured after Raymondville school bus struck by speeding car

RAYMONDVILLE — A student was taken to a hospital hours after a hit-and-run driver crashed Wednesday into a Raymondville school bus.RAYMONDVILLE — A student...

Pharr employees satisfied with city leadership, survey says

PHARR — Two years after first anonymously evaluating their leadership, city employees again reviewed officials and concluded that they’re generally satisfied with their bosses.Perhaps...

Rio Grande City EDC seeking public input for future plans

Rio Grande City residents are being asked to give their input on how the city should move forward.The Rio Grande City Economic Development Corporation,...

McAllen police identify suspected bank robber

A Nebraska man who stole a vehicle and robbed a bank before being apprehended by police at a local hotel was identified as 37-year-old...