Taking top honors

HARLINGEN — Three generations of the Boggus family arrived at their Harlingen dealership yesterday with wide smiles.There was a good reason.Frank, Bob and Jacob...

City mulls 1st property tax hike in years

HARLINGEN — City commissioners are considering the first property tax increase in years.Last night, commissioners discussed a possible tax rate increase of as much...

Water pressure returns in Santa Rosa, boil water notice still in effect

SANTA ROSA — Water pressure in the city was back to normal yesterday.But the notice to boil water remains in effect for city residents,...

Hartzog returns to City Hall

RIO HONDO — City Commissioner Gerald Hartzog was in his office outside of Mike’s Grocery recently thumbing through paperwork and getting organized.Hartzog, 64, had...

Special meeting in San Benito to address results of curriculum study

SAN BENITO — There could be some important questions answered tonight.In April, the Texas Association of School Administrators and the Texas Association of School...

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...

New wind farm is on the way

LOS FRESNOS — Wind farm projects continue to proliferate in Cameron County and surrounding counties, which is good news for the Port of Brownsville,...

Campus carry debuts today

EDINBURG — Texas will allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons onto public university campuses starting today, which is also the 50th...

Local 19-year-old still missing

HARLINGEN — She’s been gone for two weeks now. But Nahomi Rodriguez’s family is not giving up.According to her aunt, Enedina Sanchez, the search...

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...