Bulldogs bulldoze through Laredo LBJ

Bulldogs bulldoze through Laredo LBJ

Son showcases father’s achievements in film

From colorful gowns and tiered cakes to tear-jerking father-daughter dances, it’s almost every Latina girl’s dream to have her very own quinceañera on her 15th birthday. However, in order to create these elaborate, traditional celebrations, usually a large sum of money is needed. This is something Gilbert Galvan, Sr. says he noticed was hindering many of his students’ dreams of having their special night. As principal of Veterans Memorial Academy, San Benito CISD’s all-freshman campus, Galvan, Sr. says he’s received many quinceañera invitations. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Brewer relaunches Texas classic Pearl beer

The Pearl Brewing Company announced this week the relaunch of the iconic beer. The brand’s rebirth is rooted in San Antonio’s history and released again...

Another doctor accused of healthcare fraud scheme

Another doctor is being accused of taking part of an alleged scheme with Dr. Jorge Zamora-Quezada, the rheumatologist who in May was indicted on...

Woman in ICE custody in Port Isabel gives birth to stillborn baby

The woman was then transferred to ICE custody and was in the process of being released from the Port Isabel Detention Center when she complained of stomach discomfort. An ambulance was called, but the woman delivered the baby before she could be sent to the hospital.

Chance of thunderstorms in the Rio Grande Valley

There is a chance for showers and thunderstorms each day though the extended outlook, with the best chances tonight into Saturday morning and on...

Girls tested on wrestling mat

WESLACO — Valley View junior Dafne Aguilar-Martinez was bounced out of the winner’s bracket by San Antonio Johnson’s Melissa Villarreal on Saturday at the...

Abbott authorizes feds to act as Texas peace officers, FBI tactical teams deployed

Texas Gov. Gregg Abbott this afternoon issued a state of disaster declaration following the protests around the state which turned violent and are endangering...

The Monitor’s 2018 All-Area football teams and superlatives

Without further ado here is The Monitor's 2018 All-Area football teams and superlatives. #RGVFootball

Toros set for first home game, third USL Season

TOROS REPORT When the RGV FC Toros open their home portion of the 2019 season, they will have a plethora of local options to pitch...