Tag: Brownsville

Three more Brownsville city employees test positive for the coronavirus

The City of Brownsville has confirmed three police officers have tested positive for COVID-19. The first employee is a Brownsville police officer and was tested...

18 Cameron County employees test positive for COVID-19

Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino Jr. on Friday reported 18 county employees have tested positive for the coronavirus. The employees work at various county...

City removes Jefferson Davis Memorial from Washington Park

Hours afters the Brownsville City Commission voted unanimously to remove the Jefferson Davis Memorial Boulder from Washington Park city crews removed the boulder. The memorial is being held in storage pending determination of ownership. Read the full story at themonitor.com

More city and a county employee test positive for COVID-19

The City of Brownsville announced late Monday that two of its employees have tested positive for COVID-19. The employees are a Brownsville police officer and...

U.S. Supreme Court blocks tonight’s execution of Brownsville man

By JUAN A. LOZANO The Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court granted a reprieve Tuesday to a Texas inmate scheduled to die for...

Stay of execution issued again for death row inmate

A federal judge in Houston on Tuesday issued a stay of execution in the case of death row inmate Ruben Gutierrez, who was convicted...

Teen’s conviction upheld in Tiffany Galvan’s murder case

A man convicted for the 2010 murder of 17-year-old Los Fresnos High School student Tiffany Galvan will remain in prison after an appeals court...

A Matter Of Safety: Pandemic sidelines Memorial Day event

For more than 30 years during Memorial Day, veterans and family members would gather outside Hanna High School for a special ceremony by the American...

Bishop says Catholic churches in the Valley will reopen Monday

Bishop Daniel E. Flores, of the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville, announced Friday that Catholic churches across the Rio Grande Valley will reopen on Monday,...

Cold front will bring thunderstorms to the Valley

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire Rio Grande Valley. The watch will take effect this evening...