Local 19-year-old still missing

HARLINGEN — She’s been gone for two weeks now. But Nahomi Rodriguez’s family is not giving up.According to her aunt, Enedina Sanchez, the search...

Friends, relatives cheer as Cardinals graduate

HARLINGEN — “What now?” That’s the question for the Harlingen High School graduates as they continue with their lives, Valedictorian Allyson Puente said. “Most of us...

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...

Harlingen vies for All-America City Award

HARLINGEN — Five years ago, Harlingen became one of Texas’ few cities to launch a Mayor’s Wellness Council. Soon, Healthy Harlingen was born to combat...

Funeral services set for mother, child killed in accident

Funeral services have been set for a Brownsville mother and her toddler son after the two died from injuries they received in an auto-pedestrian...

Cities struggle to drain floodwater

PALM VALLEY — The worst storm many residents here remember has driven floodwaters into about 80 percent of homes surrounding the Harlingen Country Club. Like...

Hispanic Heritage Month off to a big start

SAN BENITO — Yes, you can go home again. Jose Alvarez knows this through his own experience, and he made his point so very clear...

San Benito proposes cap to food vendor permits

SAN BENITO — On weekends, many nonprofits set up street-side food booths, selling tax-free barbecue chicken plates to raise money. And all they need is...

Can Tony Butler Survive: Selling nine-hole ‘short course’ an option

HARLINGEN — For decades, many Winter Texans have come here to play the Tony Butler Golf Course’s nine-hole “short course.” Now, a national consultant’s report...

Border apprehensions drop as immigration crackdown continues

By COLLEEN LONG and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it continues to see a drop in the number of...