Lucio notches career win 125 as South sweeps PSJA Memorial

HARLINGEN — The freight train that is Harlingen South continues to roll in 2019. The Lady Hawks continued their winning ways Tuesday with a thumping...

Commissioner says budget won’t allow pay hike

The Cameron County Commissioners Court pulled the plug on proposed pay raises for county elected officials Tuesday, while a proposed tax abatement for Annova...

Suspect in fatal shooting charged with murder

HARLINGEN — Adrian Garcia, 28, was arraigned Monday morning and charged with murder after a weekend argument about fighting roosters led to a fatal...

Texas A&M to move forward on port project with TSTC

The Texas A&M University System is moving ahead with plans for a workforce training center at the Port of Brownsville in collaboration with Texas...

Harlingen resident charged with terroristic threat

HARLINGEN — Jose Luis Gonzales Jr. remained in police custody yesterday afternoon after being charged with terroristic threat, a third degree felony. His bond was...

City says proposed tax hike to fund flood projects

HARLINGEN — A proposed 4-cent tax hike would help fund new drainage projects, pushing the city’s planned general fund budget from $46.5 million to...

More hurricanes possible as NOAA updates forecast

The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season could get a boost with the end of El Nino, forecasters say. Forecasters with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration or...

EDITORIAL: Potential: Voter numbers irrelevant if many don’t cast ballots

Cameron County has more than 203,000 registered voters and Hidalgo County has some 370,000, according to the Texas Secretary of State’s Office. Add in...

City to borrow $1.5M for sewer overhaul

SAN BENITO — City commissioners voted 3-1 last night to borrow $1.5 million to fund the first phase of an $8.2 million state-mandated sewer...

EDITORIAL: Basta: Focus on successes can fight animosity against Hispanics

The violence has to stop. It won’t stop on its own; people have to act. It’s time to say Basta! — enough! Saturday’s mass shooting in...