Tag: Rio Grande City

Grand jury indicts RGC secretary for secret recording

A grand jury indicted Rio Grande City's city secretary following her arrest earlier this year on allegations she unlawfully recorded the conversations of three...

Rio Grande City terminates city manager

Alberto Perez was ousted as city manager of Rio Grande City on Monday after more than four years with the municipality and following a...

Influential, embattled Rio Grande City politician dies at age 54

Leonel J. Lopez Jr., an influential Rio Grande City politician, died Saturday due to complications from cancer at 54 years old. Lopez, a former municipal...

RGC officer accused of pointing rifle at wife, punching her

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office alleges a Rio Grande City police officer pointed a rifle at his wife before forcing her into their car...

Rio Grande City utilities director alleges theft within department

Updated at 10:03 p.m. with the mayor's comments. When Rio Grande City commissioners launched an inquiry into the conduct of their public utilities director, they...

Rio Grande City launches inquiry into public utilities director

The Rio Grande City public utilities director avoided termination Wednesday but will instead be the subject of an inquiry into his conduct. The city commissioners...

RGC man’s death under investigation

Rio Grande City police are investigating the death of a man who was found unresponsive at a residence on Sunday. Officers arrived at Sanchez Street...