Steve Clark

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Steve Clark is a staff writer with the Brownsville Herald. He can be reached at sclark@brownsvilleherald.com

Vandals strike: Popular public art piece hit by ‘tagging’

An uplifting example of public art in downtown Brownsville has been defaced by spray-painting vandals, while other properties around downtown and Palm Boulevard have...

Rail boss

BROWNSVILLE — If railroading wasn’t in Norma Torres’ blood before she went to work for the Brownsville & Rio Grande International Railway 30 years...

RGV Reef begins major construction

  Friends of RGV Reef has launched a major new phase of its artificial reefing project off South Padre Island, even as fishing boats reel...

Passage of trade deal boosts Valley optimism

John Reed, chairman of the Brownsville Navigation District, noted that the United States and Mexico have a long history as trade partners, with the...

Valley soldier dies in action

  Brownsville native Pfc. Miguel Angel Villalon was killed in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, Jan. 11 while conducting operations in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, part...

Soldier dies in action

  Brownsville native Pfc. Miguel Angel Villalon was killed in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, Jan. 11 while conducting operations in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, part...

Wild Texas

BROWNSVILLE — It might not look like much from inside a car whizzing down U.S. 281 or U.S. 77, but the landscape through the...

SpaceX hopes for Starship launch before spring

  SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, in a Dec. 27 Twitter post, expressed his hope that the Starship prototype under construction at the company’s Boca Chica...

2019 brings test flight: A signal year for SpaceX activities

It was in 2019 that things really came to life at SpaceX’s Boca Chica launch and test site, after a few years of quiet,...

Trails tapped for U.S. bike route designation

Brownsville and Cameron County’s hike-and-bike trail network will be the first in Texas officially part of the U.S. Bicycle Route System if the Texas...