County judge: Take restrictions seriously

Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. did not hide his irritation at a Tuesday afternoon press conference with the many county residents who still...

Texas closes school through May, extends social restrictions

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday that Texas' schools will stay closed through at least...

‘Love in Action’

HARLINGEN — In California, missionaries drove the “mobile medical clinic” to bring health care to migrant farm workers. At Harlingen Medical Center, the hospital is...

Raymondville ISD reopens growing school meal program

RAYMONDVILLE — The school district reopened food service Monday after closing the program last week following confirmation of a Pittman Elementary School student as Willacy...

Virus expert discusses coronavirus threat

Joseph B. McCormick M.D., an epidemiologist, founder of the UTHealth School of Public Health in Brownsville and one of the world’s top experts on...

SB CISD, PI ISD to distribute curb side meals twice a week

SAN BENITO — From assorted fruits and veggies to hot meals, students will be able to continue receiving breakfast and lunch during these uncertain times caused...

Abortion providers sue Texas over virus outbreak order

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN (AP) — Planned Parenthood joined other abortion providers Wednesday in suing Texas over moving to ban abortions during...

Willacy Co. confirms second COVID-19 infection

RAYMONDVILLE — Officials have confirmed a second case of coronavirus in Willacy County. The state health department confirmed Sunday an adult had contracted the COVID-19 virus,...

5 Harlingen residents among newest coronavirus cases

Cameron County Public Health has received confirmation of six additional cases of COVID-19. These include five individuals from Harlingen, including four males between the...

Abbott blocks release of inmates who can’t pay bail

By Jolie McCullough and Emma Platoff, Texas Tribune As the new coronavirus continues to spread in Texas’ two biggest county jails, Gov. Greg Abbott has...