Edinburg unhappy with amount recovered for shoddy construction

EDINBURG — The council here settled for a total of about $3.6 million for shoddy construction linked to three city buildings, and members are...

New Starr County constable sworn in for Precinct 4

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starr County’s Precinct 4 has a new constable replacing the previous holder who was unable to obtain the necessary license.Javier...

Calling for transparency, coalition requests extension on border wall public comment period

Seeking increased transparency in the Trump administration’s plans to build a border wall through the Rio Grande Valley, a coalition of environmental, public interest...

Marc Anthony, George Lopez among new arena’s fall lineup; sign of things to come

EDINBURG — Singer Marc Anthony and comedian George Lopez will return to the Rio Grande Valley this fall as the new Bert Ogden Arena...

Mission CISD approves new superintendent

MISSION — School board members unanimously approved the employment contract for Carolina “Carol” Perez as the district’s new superintendent during a special meeting here...

McAllen tries to assist increasing number of immigrants

McALLEN — While national media outlets have left McAllen, immigration issues that brought them here remain. Every day in recent weeks, hundreds of immigrants have...

More details emerge in deadly shooting

McALLEN — A 25-year-old man has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and manslaughter, charges which stem from the shooting of...

Musical Education

MCALLEN – Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, and 30 Seconds to Mars are just some of the rock bands whose musical style is taught and songs...

Valley jobless rates spike higher in June

HARLINGEN — The unemployment rates for the Valley’s two metropolitan statistical areas showed sharp rises for June, but still remain under the numbers of...

Weslaco City Commission focusing on drainage improvements

While residents continue removing moldy drywall and damaged furniture from within their homes, the Weslaco City Commission will hold a special meeting Tuesday to...