Coast Guard recovers body of missing SPI swimmer

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The body of a man who went missing while swimming was recovered. According to the Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi Public Affairs...

Flash flood watch remains in effect for entire RGV

A flash flood watch remains in effect until 10 p.m. today for the entire Rio Grande Valley. The National Weather Service reports rainfall amounts of...

Abbott Waives Grade Promotion Requirements For 2020-2021 STAAR Testing

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the grade promotion requirement related to the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) test for students...

Tornado watch issued for entire Rio Grande Valley

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a tornado watch for the entire Rio Grande Valley. The watch will remain in effect until 10...

Virus-weary Texas braces as Hurricane Hanna arrives

By JUAN A. LOZANO and JOHN L. MONE | Associated Press CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Hurricane Hanna made landfall on Texas' Padre Island on...

Hidalgo Co. declares disaster ahead of Hurricane Hanna landfall

As the first rain bands of Hurricane Hanna began to move over Hidalgo County Saturday afternoon, County Judge Richard F. Cortez declared a local...

Weslaco High School shelter moved to another location

7 p.m. update Hidalgo County officials said the shelter inside the Weslaco High School gym has been moved to another location due to a power...

Hanna could bring devastating flood to the RGV

The National Weather Service reports devastating to potentially catastrophic flooding could occur later this evening through Sunday in the Rio Grande Valley. The worst flooding...

Willacy Co. officials urge Port Mansfield evacuate as TS Hanna strengthens

Officials in Willacy County are recommending the evacuation of Port Mansfield as Tropical Storm Hanna continues to strengthen as it heads toward the South...

Tropical Storm warning issued for parts of RGV; Flash Flood Watch issued too

A Tropical Storm warning remains in effect for parts of the Rio Grande Valley, the National Weather Service is reporting. The areas in the warning...