EDITORIAL: UTRGV rated 3rd best for value online degree in US

With so many first-generation college students in the Rio Grande Valley, and so many who are financially struggling and must work while taking classes,...

EDITORIAL: Importance of improving trade corridors to RGV, state and nation

At a joint committee field hearing held Tuesday in Weslaco with members of the Texas House Transportation Committee, and International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs...

EDITORIAL: Help RGV ward against fruit flies by picking/disposing citrus fruit

During National Agriculture Day today, we ask residents to take a moment and help agriculture in the Rio Grande Valley. Namely: Do your part...

EDITORIAL: Hoping Hidalgo Co. gets a ‘square deal’ on courthouse builder

It’s hard to fathom that only one building contractor placed a bid to construct the new Hidalgo County Courthouse — one of the most...

EDITORIAL: Help ‘stop madness’ at RGV animal shelter

As many youth head to beaches and sunny spots this week for spring break, we praise those who are selecting a week of service...

EDITORIAL: Lacks Congress isn’t working on DACA or immigration reform because the pressure is...

As attention turned to Texas last week for the nation’s first electoral primary after President Donald Trump took office, a deadline passed Monday with...

EDITORIAL: RGV education program for low-income gets worthy national praise

The Rio Grande Valley nonprofit organization VIDA, which helps low-income adults attain a workforce degree or certificate, is finally getting the national recognition and...

EDITORIAL: Don’t get scammed at tax time RGV

As millions of U.S. taxpayers prepare their annual tax returns, so begins a season of scams that taxpayers must be weary of, especially the...

EDITORIAL: UTRGV’s ‘highest honors’ given to state senator

Congratulations to state Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa who is among three people named as the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni...

EDITORIAL: The importance of Texas manufacturing and NAFTA talks

Read Texas comptroller's report on manufacturingAs leaders from Mexico, Canada and the United States hammer through the seventh round of negotiations for the North...