More than 900 pounds of pot seized at bridge

PHARR — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized more than 900 pounds of pot last week, according to a news release.Officials said officers working...

Edinburg park put on hold — for now

EDINBURG — The fate of a proposed park at the center of a controversy is still unknown after Edinburg city council members took no...

Cornyn removes himself from FBI consideration

Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn removed himself from consideration for FBI director Tuesday, and in a statement said that whoever is nominated for the...

Roma water plant under review by state regulators

ROMA — The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality confirmed that the city’s water system is currently under review for failing to submit water samples...

Pair charged with Monday bank robbery

McALLEN — Police charged a couple Tuesday in connection with a bank robbery early Monday morning.Gilberto Lopez Jr., 46, and Elidia Martha Decker, 37,...

Teen sentenced in connection with federal drug charges

McALLEN — A U.S. District Judge sentenced a Rio Grande City teen to 18 months in prison for his role in a drug operation.For...

CBP officers at Anzalduas Port of Entry seize $186,000 in cocaine

HIDALGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection on May 12 at the Anzalduas International Bridge seized alleged cocaine valued at $186,660 during an enforcement...

CBP officers seize over $313,000 in cocaine at Pharr Port of Entry

PHARR — U.S. Customs and Border Protection on May 9 at the Pharr International Bridge seized alleged cocaine valued at $313,140, according to a...

McAllen Parks & Rec seeking community input for future parks

The City of McAllen Parks & Recreation Department needs new ideas for new parks.The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department requests all government entities develop...

POLICE BRIEFS: Shooting, bank robbery, DPS trooper suspended

McALLEN — A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was suspended Monday after McAllen police arrested the man a day earlier.Officers arrested Jeremy Rashaad...