Weslaco launches online permitting portal

WESLACO — City permits are now available for public viewing via a new online portal.WESLACO — City permits are now available for public viewing...

Goodwill’s No. 2

HARLINGEN — Goodwill Industries is moving dirt on a second facility in the city, this one a $1.3 million donation station and store which...

New medical facility in Harlingen opens its doors

HARLINGEN — The newest medical facility in Harlingen opened its doors to visitors yesterday, one day before the serious business of admitting patients begins.Palms...

Local runner shows stuff at national competition

SAN BENITO — “Go Grandpa! Go Grandpa!” The signs held up by Rey Rodriguez’s grandchildren said it all. So, he complied, placing eighth in the 400...

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...

La Joya ISD trustee resigns from board amid indictment

LA JOYA — School board trustee Juan Jose “J.J.” Garza resigned from his position on the board last week, stating he had too much...

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...

Mercedes city manager sues over suspension

Ricardo Garcia has filed a lawsuit challenging his suspension as Mercedes city manager, citing defamation, conspiracy and violations of the Texas Open Meetings Act...

Death of a Dream: Hundreds of migrants have died crossing into Valley

Mark Reagan and Lorenzo Zazueta-Castro Nearly 300 cardboard boxes sit on shelves inside Dr. Kate Spradley’s laboratory. Each individually labeled box contains artifacts such as skulls,...

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...