Andrea E. Perez

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Cosplayers and anime at annual event

McALLEN — The sink area of the women’s restroom in the McAllen Convention Center was filled with body paint and makeup as Aarzoo Qureshi...

What Trump dumping NAFTA would mean for the Valley

White House hopeful Donald Trump said that North American Free Trade Agreement was the worst trade deal in history during a speech Tuesday. Trump,...

Costumes, comics and literacy at South Texas Comic Con

McALLEN — This year, South Texas Comic Con is not just about cosplay.Ramsey Ramirez, event coordinator, said though it began as a way to...

Two teenage girls abandoned; smuggler dialed 9-1-1

FALFURRIAS — Border Patrol agents responded to a 9-1-1 call from a smuggler stating he was abandoning a 13-year-old girl who had not had...

Dirt, trees and Earth Day at Quinta Mazatlan

McALLEN — Alondra Villarreal sat on a curb outside of the main entrance to Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center with dried mud on her...

Swimming Swine

MERCEDES — Sandra Rodriguez sat on bleachers that surrounded a small octagonal hay raceway. Along with a crowd, she waited for the Swifty Swine...

Shaved heads highlight childhood cancer awareness

EDINBURG — Dora Polin walked into the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance yesterday with a full head of hair reaching her shoulders and walked...

The days of the pioneer return to MOSTHistory

EDINBURG — Children lined up yesterday to practice their roping skills in the Museum of South Texas History’s courtyard during the 26th annual Pioneer...

Chisholm Trail celebrated with guns, horses and fajitas

DONNA — Gunfire could be heard at the fourth annual Chisholm Trail Festival on Saturday, during one of the three gunfighter shows. The festival...

22-year-old hospitalized after early morning hit and run

WESLACO — Police are looking for a four-door charcoal gray Chrysler 200 with extensive damage to the hood and possibly the windshield.The vehicle is...