Innovative program brings nature indoors at Pharr nursing facility

PHARR — Approximately 20 residents of Colonial Manor nursing home were able to experience nature Friday as the outdoors came inside through an innovative...

Two brothers reported missing in Starr County

The Starr County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two brothers who went missing Wednesday, according to a news release issued Friday afternoon.Mario Alberto Garza,...

DPS: Man to be charged with attempted capital murder after chase, shooting at officer

The Texas Rangers plan to charge a Pharr man with attempted capital murder of a police officer following an officer-involved shooting Thursday night, according...

Two Edinburg mayoral candidates spend big money

EDINBURG — Incumbent Richard Garcia and council member Richard Molina have far outspent and outraised Gina Alamia in the race for Edinburg’s next mayor.Over...

Patterson defense argues murder victim died from ‘sudden cardiac arrest’

EDINBURG — Gloria Hernandez testified Thursday that she was driving on State Highway 107 when she received a call that her 96-year-old patient had...

Primera to host community yard sale tomorrow

PRIMERA — Rummaging through someone else’s stuff for sale can result in hitting the jackpot — sometimes.Just a few bucks could mean a huge...

TSA implements added security measures at RGV airports

McALLEN — Travelers will have to place electronics larger than a cellphone into a bin to be X-Rayed when going through security at McAllen-Miller...

University students pose questions to Edinburg candidates

EDINBURG — Mayoral candidates here had ample time to discuss their individual platforms with members of the public and students at University of Texas...

Starr County commissioner under investigation

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starr County Commissioner Eloy Garza is under investigation by the county’s special crimes unit.Garza, commissioner for Precinct 3, said the...

New Edinburg driver license center to open Monday

A new Texas Department of Public Safety driver license center will open at 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 23 in Edinburg. It will be located...