San Juan men accused in connection with 7-year-old case

PHARR — Police here believe they have at least two men in custody in connection with a 2010 shooting of a convenience store employee.PHARR...

Local Army veteran helped lead efforts to build McAllen war memorial

Pushing against the wind and under threat of rain, 91-year-old retired U.S. Army Col. Frank Plummer strolled along the Veteran’s War Memorial of Texas...

Five arrested in downtown prostitution sting

Brownsville police have arrested five people on prostitution charges.Brownsville police have arrested five people on prostitution charges.Authorities report the arrests come after police conducted...

City to hold Hurricane Awareness Fair

With the start of hurricane season just around the corner, City of Brownsville officials want to make sure people are prepared in case of...

Gulf Cartel brothers sentenced for role in expressway shooting

McALLEN — A U.S. District Judge sentenced two Gulf Cartel members to a combined more than 30 years in prison for their involvement in...

La Joya Juarez-Lincoln temporarily placed on lockdown

UPDATED 11:48 to include statement from the school district.LA JOYA — La Joya Juarez-Lincoln High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning as authorities...

Edinburg woman sought in abduction of own children

DONNA — Sheriff’s investigators are asking for the public’s help in locating a woman who allegedly abducted her six kids.DONNA — Sheriff’s investigators are...

Former Starr County judge, UT regent Dr. Mario E. Ramirez dies

Dr. Mario E. Ramirez, a former Starr County judge and former member of the University of Texas Board of Regents, who was considered pivotal...

San Juan cops facing federal charges in connection with drug conspiracy

McALLEN — San Juan police currently have two officers facing federal charges.McALLEN — San Juan police currently have two officers facing federal charges.The most...

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...