Trial date scheduled for man who threatened to shoot up Walmart

A Harlingen man arrested for threatening to shoot up a local Walmart store in August of last year pleaded not guilty to a charge...

Hillary Clinton says Democrats should frame fight for Supreme Court seat around health care

By Alex Samuels, Texas Tribune Democrats should amp up the political messaging on health care access in the fight for the next Supreme Court pick,...

Resaca City Invigorated: New Texas Regional Bank branch, Tropical Smoothie Café open

HARLINGEN — Two new business openings this week have invigorated San Benito business officials, who see the investments in a new Texas Regional Bank...

Valley higher ed enrollment up, down

An unprecedented year has brought unprecedented changes to the enrollment numbers of the Rio Grande Valley’s largest higher education institutions, changes that are both...

TSC earns 10-year reaccreditation

Texas Southmost College was awarded reaffirmation of accreditation by its regional accrediting agency earlier this month, certifying that the college is achieving its mission...

Roberts: Ginsburg was ‘tough, brave, a fighter, a winner’

By MARK SHERMAN and MATTHEW BARAKAT Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice John Roberts says the words that best describe the late Justice Ruth...

Park problems: Late-night activity leads city to weigh changing nature sites’ hours

HARLINGEN — Concerns about late-night activities prompted the Parks and Recreation Department board to green-light parks officials to write a new ordinance limiting public...

San Benito man among trio charged with narcotics transfer

Federal authorities over the weekend arrested and charged three men in reference to a narcotics transfer witnessed at a Stripes convenience store on Ruben...

Port Isabel postpones start of fall athletics until Oct. 12

The Port Isabel athletic department announced Tuesday that it is postponing the start of fall sports until Oct. 12. Port Isabel athletic director and football...

Police: Arrest made in Port Isabel fatal shooting

PORT ISABEL— A possible argument resulted in an afternoon shooting on Monday and police now say they have one person in custody. Port Isabel Chief...