LETTERS: Immunity not needed; Grateful for angry hearts; Fighting fascism

Immunity not needed The Supreme Court needs to completely and totally eliminate that absolutely ridiculous blanket of protection called qualified immunity. It has been used...

LETTERS: What about dead police?

What about dead police? During this period of unrest due to the senseless death of George Floyd, the media have neglected the deaths of two...

COMMENTARY: 2020: Year for perfect vision?

My son had his annual doctor checkup, and his doctor told him that his vision is 20/20. He said to me, “My vision is...

LETTERS: Matters of concern; Appreciate law officers;

Matters of concern Recent events in our country have me extremely disturbed. First, I do not condone violence of any type. Therefore, I’m upset by the looting...

EDITORIAL: Precautions

People can debate forever whether Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to begin reopening the Texas economy was premature. Abbott began phased-in and partial reopening of many...

LETTERS: Looting hurts businesses; A criminal is criminal; Real plague: insensitivity; Playing politics

Looting hurts businesses After the death of a black American at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer, protests erupted across America against the treatment...

LETTERS: Ease business loan paybacks; Reality, no show; Is military righteous?

Ease business loan paybacks With the phased reopening of Texas, small businesses in McAllen and across the state are facing a pivotal moment. The decision...

EDITORIAL: Staying put

Chances are, stayhome requests brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic don’t change many families’ plans for Father’s Day. And Dad’s probably just fine with that. Traditionally, families...

LETTERS: Pandemic takes toll; Higher wages will end racism; Focus on the bill

Pandemic takes toll The United States is equipped with the best medical expertise in the world! Our scientists and medical physicians are top of the...

COMMENTARY: Call it advantage

I have been married twice and am lucky enough to love, admire and respect my in-laws in both cases. I am particularly in awe...