RGV Credit Union working on new branch in Rio Hondo

RIO HONDO — Branch No. 5 of the RGV Credit Union is taking shape here at the old Wells Fargo bank building at 117...

COVID-19 Testing sites and dates

State and local officials are launching Cameron County’s biggest COVID-19 testing program offering 18 sites throughout the month. County leaders are working with state health...

Edinburg Vela named top 100 football program in Texas

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football unveiled the 2020 edition of its Texas High School Football 6-Year Program Rankings, and one Rio Grande Valley team earned...

Historic Cine El Rey in peril amid pandemic

Nearly three months ago, Bert Guerra successfully prevented demolition on the historic Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School in McAllen.  Now, he faces another difficult fight right on his homestead — keeping Cine El Rey afloat against the raging waters of the COVID-19 pandemic — and he’s unsure of how long they could fend off defeat.  The historic Cine El Rey was built in 1947 as a movie theater and continues to serve the community 73 years later as a performing arts center. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Boca Chica Beach, highway to close for SpaceX testing

Highway 4 headed to Boca Chica Beach will be temporarily closed on Monday, May 11 for SpaceX testing of its newest rocket. Cameron County Judge...

Santa Rosa to hold in-person graduation ceremony June 1

Santa Rosa Independent School District will hold its Class of 2020 Warrior Graduation Ceremony on Monday, June 1 at 7 p.m. at the Santa...

Cold front will bring thunderstorms to the Valley

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the entire Rio Grande Valley. The watch will take effect this evening...

Harlingen to host more food giveaways

The City of Harlingen and Food Bank RGV will hold three more food distribution events in the coming weeks. The food will be given away...

EDITORIAL: Opening up: We should consider others when asserting freedoms

People aren’t used to being told what they can and can’t do, and we don’t like it. But, as we were told when we...

EDITORIAL: Opening up: We should consider others when asserting freedoms

People aren’t used to being told what they can and can’t do, and we don’t like it. But, as we were told when we...