LETTERS: On McAllen mayoral election

Mayoral election debatedWhat are the most important qualifications to consider when electing a mayor? Voters obviously need to study the candidates’ history of financial...

COMMENTARY: Teen explains why Texas teens should not smoke

BY CARLOS VELARecently I took the day off from high school and drove three hours from Ingleside, Texas, to Austin to spend the day...

COMMENTARY: Don’t raise Texas’ teen smoking age to 21

BY BRIAN FOJTIKIn what has become somewhat of a Texas tradition, the state Legislature is once again considering a proposal to raise the smoking...

EDITORIAL: Last chance to vote early is today Hidalgo County

We’ll admit it: This election cycle has been exhausting. And we think many in our Hidalgo County communities probably feel the same way.The good...

LETTERS: On McAllen mayoral race, Hidalgo County elections administrator and Sharyland ICD

Reelect Jim Darling as McAllen’s mayorAs I write this letter to the editor, I would like to disclose that I am Jim Darling’s campaign...

Political letter deadline is Tuesday at 5 p.m.

The deadline for submitting a Letter to the Editor relating to the May 6 election is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2.To submit a...

LETTERS: On McAllen mayoral, Sharyland ISD and Pharr elections

Mayoral candidates for May 6 McAllen electionI am so tired of the biased media and the obvious partiality of one candidate over another. Why...