$4.5 million in drugs seized at checkpoint

Border Patrols agents stationed in Falfurrias seized $4.5 million worth of drugs at the checkpoint Wednesday.Agents discovered 45 pounds of methamphetamine in a Chrysler...

Former La Joya housing director sentenced to 37 months in prison

McALLEN — He was just a cook at Stilettos Cabaret, a gentleman’s bar here, when Armando Jimenez met Juan Jose “JJ” Garza, the former...

Police: Driver being charged in Harlingen house crash

HARLINGEN — A charge for a McAllen man will come weeks after he crashed his vehicle into a home sending five children and one...

Sneak peek offers glimpse of Bert Ogden Arena amenities

EDINBURG — Dozens of people put a hard hat on and got an exclusive sneak peek Wednesday of the new Bert Ogden Arena, which...

2 dead in hours-long standoff in Harlingen

HARLINGEN — A standoff that started Tuesday night and went on for hours ended Wednesday morning with two people dead.Police were first notified by...

No quorum again in La Villa

LA VILLA — The board of aldermen here couldn’t meet Wednesday to again discuss the per diem travel rate for themselves and city employees...

Edinburg schools’ drum line, wind band to compete at international competition

EDINBURG — Band students from two Edinburg school district high schools are preparing to take the stage this weekend at an international competition with...

2 dead in hours-long standoff at home in Harlingen

HARLINGEN — A standoff that started Tuesday night and went on for hours ended with two people dead.Police were first notified with a phone...

Date pending on new trial in Edinburg murder case

EDINBURG — Nearly three weeks after a jury could not reach a unanimous decision on whether to convict Victor Lee Alfaro of murder, attorneys...

Police: Man in custody after armed bank robbery

McALLEN — A man suspected in an armed bank robbery here Tuesday morning was arrested after evading authorities for several hours, according to police.McAllen...