13th Court of Appeals races set

Hidalgo County voters will join 19 other counties in deciding the 13th Court of Appeals races in the March primary, according to information from...

Weslaco police chief resigns

Weslaco Police Chief Stephen Scot Mayer resigned Friday then sent an email to his staff saying he was asked to leave.City Manager Mike Perez,...

Patterson requests new trial challenging conviction

EDINBURG — Monica Melissa Patterson’s appellate attorney has filed a motion for a new trial after a jury found her guilty of capital murder...

Election Day in Donna runoff

Donna residents will choose their next mayor Tuesday with the possibility of a shift in power on the council at stake.In part, the runoff...

UTRGV to open three primary clinics

EDINBURG — The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley received a $3.75 million grant to open three primary care clinics in rural South Texas.The...

Holocaust survivor spreads hopeful message to future leaders

McALLEN — Hundreds of Rio Grande Valley students heard a special message of resilience Monday coming from Holocaust survivor Max Glauben.“Never, never, never give...

McAllen bridges see significant southbound crossing dip

McALLEN — After southbound car crossings dropped significantly at international bridges in October, that trend continued in November at both the Anzalduas and Hidalgo-Reynosa...

Man sentenced to two years prison on federal drug charge

McALLEN — A man found in possession of more than 500 pounds of marijuana claimed he was forced to transport the load in order...

Rio Grande Valley tops flu index in Walgreens report

There’s no place like Texas for catching the flu this winter — especially the Valley.According to the first of Walgreens’ weekly “Flu Index” snapshots...

Brownsville Diocese scores low on openness

BROWNSVILLE — The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville was among the lowest scoring U.S. dioceses in terms of online financial transparency, according to a study...