New Pharr Bridge facility hopes to increase trade

PHARR — A newly constructed facility on the Reynosa side of the International Bridge here will allow for new goods to travel southbound into...

Second suspect in Edinburg shooting charged with capital murder

EDINBURG – A second suspect in a fatal shooting over the weekend was formally charged Tuesday afternoon with capital murder.EDINBURG – A second suspect...

UTRGV, county partner on ecosystem projects

San Benito — A new partnership between Cameron County and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will give the county much-needed guidance on...

Cocaine, cash seized

BROWNSVILLE — On a long table in front of the podium in Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio’s office were 58 plastic-wrapped bundles of uncut...

It’s a tax-free weekend

HARLINGEN — You’ve been waiting for this weekend to get the tax-free holiday exemption on purchases, right?On that new convertible? The red one you’re...

Gonzalez, administration seeks NAFTA input from South Texas

McALLEN — U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, is asking stakeholders in South Texas to give input on the modernization of the North American Free...

Starr County treasurer avoids being held in contempt

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starr County Treasurer Fernando Peña avoided being held in contempt of court for refusing to pay a contractor after County...

Convention Center wows with first tours; Hotel to be completed in 12 months

  HARLINGEN — Nancy Cantu followed a stream of visitors as the Harlingen Convention Center opened its tall glass doors for its first tours. In the...

Police seeking information about runaway

HARLINGEN — A mother and father are very concerned for their daughter who they have not seen since Monday.For the last 48 hours Luna...

HSHP grads turn page to next chapter

HARLINGEN — It’s been a long, hard road they’ve traveled. But yesterday, 69 students in the graduating class of Harlingen School of Health Professions finally...