Molly Smith

Molly Smith covers public safety and the Hidalgo County District Courthouse for The Monitor. She can be reached at or (956) 683-4437.

Searching for Answers: Year after San Benito teen’s disappearance, questions remain

HARLINGEN — Today marks a year since San Benito teenager Nahomi Rodríguez left her night shift at a Harlingen McDonald’s and disappeared.She texted her...

Mexican Consulate’s campaign encourages Mexican nationals to have documents ready

McALLEN — The Mexican Consulate here wants to help Mexican nationals be prepared in case they unexpectedly have to leave the country.It launched a...