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TSTC Profile of Excellence: Phillip Saldana

Phillip Saldana, 27, graduated with an associate degree in 2018 from the Auto Collision and Management Technology at Texas State Technical College. The Dallas native,...

TSTC helps two HHS students pave their way to success

By Amanda Sotelo, Special to the Star It was a first-of-its-kind event for Texas State Technical College as the college welcomed two high school seniors...

New training station at TSTC brings greater opportunity for welding program

By Amanda Sotelo, Special to the Star Built from the ground up by Texas State Technical College Welding Technology instructors and students, the program has...

COMMENTARY: Could America’s future be in doubt?

By FRANCISCO LOYA Jr., Special to the Star “A democracy is always temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent form of government. A...

A cap on interest rates charged consumers? Yes

By FROMA HARROP, Special to the Star The Loan Shark Protection Act would limit the interest charged on credit cards to 15 percent. A 15 percent...

Valley Baptist Health System hosts lunch & learn opportunities for EMS staff

HARLINGEN – A hectic schedule can often get in the way of the goals of living a healthy lifestyle. Hard, stressful work and long hours...

Youth, progressives refuse to listen

By JIM N. TAYLOR Special to the Star The young are especially vulnerable to the “confirmation bias” (search it), because they have not lived through important...

COMMENTARY: Socialism and Capitalism: The real story

By JIM N. TAYLOR, Special to the Star Between years 2000 and 2012, “the rate of absolute poverty fell by 50% … the poor in...

Seth Meyers, Ilhan Omar’s publicist

By BRENT BOZELL and TIM GRAHAM Special to the Star In the Trump era, the media not only made the late John McCain a sainted figure....

Awards and honors at Harlingen CISD

HCISD Media Arts and Communications Academy seniors are ready for college. These talented students are heading to UT, Texas Tech, UTSA, TSC, TSTC, UTRGV,...