Tag: Brownsville

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...

Bishop Flores to meet with church leaders to discuss reopening of churches

Bishop Daniel E. Flores, of the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville, said he will be meeting with the deans of all eight deaneries in the...

County addresses COVID-19 case; Couple had virus during SPI condo stay

At a Thursday morning press conference, Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino provided the latest information on two visitors to South Padre Island who were...

Gladys Porter Zoo closed until further notice

The Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville announced Tuesday that the zoo will be closed until further notice. The zoo announced the closing on its Facebook...

Men sentenced on child pornography charges

Two Brownsville men will be heading to federal prison following their convictions on child pornography charges in separate cases. One of the men has also...