Agua SUD board members sworn in, begin talks for district engineer

PALMVIEW — The new board of directors for the Agua Special Utility District is now in place following the elections last month.The four successful...

La Joya couple accused of harboring more than 20 immigrants

McALLEN — An engaged couple from La Joya faces human smuggling charges after being found with more than 20 undocumented immigrants.Robert Treviño 39, and...

Latest STAAR test issues to yield more affected students

McALLEN — Districts from across the state and the Rio Grande Valley are awaiting an increase of the number of students negatively affected by...

UN urges US to stop separating immigrant families

While the Trump Administration’s new zero tolerance policy continues to separate immigrant families in the Rio Grande Valley and elsewhere along the U.S.-Mexico border,...

Valley Interfaith pushes lawmakers to support DACA

HARLINGEN — Valley church leaders yesterday called on U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar to join the push for a Congressional showdown to decide the fate...

Local man pleads guilty to human smuggling charge

McALLEN — A broken tail light that led to the discovery of three immigrants will cost a local man federal prison time.On Tuesday morning,...

Tejano legend Jimmy Gonzalez dies

Tejano superstar Jimmy Gonzalez of Jimmy Gonzalez y Grupo Mazz died Wednesday morning.Eloy Leija, promotions manager for Freddie Records, said the Brownsville native died...

Former school bus driver back in jail on new charges

A former school bus driver already facing sexual abuse allegations was booked back into jail Monday afternoon on two new charges of indecency with...

Edinburg city manager resigns

EDINBURG — City Manager Richard Hinojosa resigned from his post Tuesday, just hours before the council was set to review his duties and responsibilities.Hinojosa...

Valley lawmakers sign petition to force DACA bills vote

Rio Grande Valley lawmakers Tuesday announced they will sign a petition in an effort to force the House to take up immigration bills, according...