Starr County takes out $1.5M loan to keep county running

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starr County will be taking out loan in order to keep the county running until the end of the fiscal...

Richard Garcia files for another term as Edinburg’s mayor

Surrounded by his family and supporters, Edinburg Mayor Richard Garcia filed for re-election Monday at Edinburg City Hall.Surrounded by his family and supporters, Edinburg...

Local youth nature photo contest ending soon

The Southern Exposures Youth Nature photo Contest sponsored by Quinta Mazatlan and the Valley Land Fund will end July 31. Participants ages 8 to...

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...

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...

Cause of McAllen apartment fire undetermined

This post was updated from its original version published July 17, 2017. The story was updated to reflect that the fire was ruled an...

Mercedes’ economic development chief resigns

MERCEDES — The man who brought the big boots to town is on his way out.MERCEDES — The man who brought the big boots...

Toddler struck and killed on Padre Island Highway

Brownsville police are investigating an auto-pedestrian accident that left a toddler dead.Brownsville police are investigating an auto-pedestrian accident that left a toddler dead.The accident...

TSC to host public forums for school president finalists

The first of four open forums for the four finalists for president of Texas Southmost College will begin Wednesday morning at the TSC Arts...

Apartment complex fire sends woman, two children to hospital for smoke inhalation

McALLEN — A woman and two small children were taken to the hospital after an apartment complex on McAllen’s northwest side caught fire Friday...