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Bearkats cruise to win over Bulldogs

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Special to the Star There’s no love lost between Willacy County neighbors Lyford and Raymondville, a fact that was evident Friday night at...

Appeal fails for Edinburg inmate convicted in wife’s shooting death

McALLEN — The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals dismissed a move by an Edinburg man who claimed he should be let out of prison...

History museum chooses new CEO

EDINBURG — Francisco Guajardo was named the new CEO of the Museum of South Texas History in an announcement made by the museum’s board...

Disaster relief available for Valley farmers

BROWNSVILLE — U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, announced Wednesday that funding through the U.S. Department of Agriculture is available to farmers hurt by natural disasters...

CBS 4 meteorologist Alex Herbst dead at 26

KGBT meteorologist Alex Herbst died Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release. He was 26. “We are heartbroken by the tragic loss of a member...

County looks to reunite dogs, owners

HARLINGEN — In an effort to help reunite potential lost dogs with their owners, the Cameron County Public Health Department has established a process to...

Video shows ruckus at Port Isabel Wal-Mart

PORT ISABEL — A woman shown overturning property at the local Wal-Mart on a Facebook video has been sent to receive a medical evaluation, according to authorities. Authorities said the unidentified woman has not been charged, but could be facing charges after overturning products at the store. The Facebook video posted Tuesday night showed the woman walking inside the store and overturning products. Authorities said the woman has been released from custody and they are waiting for the medical evaluation.

Valley woman killed in crash near San Benito

A Mission woman was killed in a car accident Tuesday afternoon in Cameron County, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety news release. DPS...

Thousands mourn: Family, law enforcement say goodbye to fallen DPS trooper

BY FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ, STAFF WRITER A murmur echoed through Bert Ogden Arena in Edinburg on Friday as Texas Department of Public Safety troopers slowly filed...

Gonzalez powers PSJA North past Harlingen South

BY ANDREW McCULLOCH, Staff Writer PHARR — Quarterback Iziaah Rangel scanned the field before pulling in the snap and rolling to his left. The senior signal caller...