La Joya Housing Authority appoints interim director

  The La Joya Housing Authority board appointed an interim executive director earlier this week after initially being unable to decide on a candidate last...

Candlelight vigil in Harlingen honors hurricane, Las Vegas victims

HARLINGEN — One by one, more than 50 people gathered at the Victor Park pavilion last night and lit a candle to honor those...

Exclusive: In emotional reunion, mother greets Edinburg teen wrongfully detained for over 3 weeks

McALLEN — As soon as Sanjuana Galicia spotted her son at the McAllen bus station in the wee hours of Wednesday morning, she raced...

Counties, cities monitoring tropical disturbance in Gulf of Mexico

Hidalgo County, Weslaco and Mission emergency command centers began operations Wednesday as a tropical depression heads toward Texas and Tropical Storm Isaac moves westward...

Mission business named finalist in national competition

A Rio Grande Valley business was named as a finalist in the Stacy’s Rise Project, an initiative by the PepsiCo company aimed at helping...

Roma updates residents on drainage projects

The rain over the last few days flooded several Roma neighborhoods leaving many residents angry and demanding answers.Residents showed up in large numbers and...

Former Alamo police chief sues again, hearing scheduled

Alamo’s former police chief has asked a state district judge to order the city to give him his job back. Baudelio Castillo sued Alamo Mayor...

Heavy rains expected in the RGV over the next several days

BROWNSVILLE — The National Weather Service wants residents to prepare for heavy rain that could cause flooding in the Rio Grande Valley this weekend...

Bitter pill to swallow: Opioid supply to RGV steadily increased over 7 years

As the country continues to grapple with the opioid epidemic, the Rio Grande Valley, specifically, has largely been spared from its worst effects. But...

La Joya school district roundtables widen public’s input

LA JOYA — About 40 mothers filled a roundtable setting at the La Joya school district board room Tuesday morning for a meeting focused...