National Heart Month

HARLINGEN – One in every four deaths is linked to heart disease. It is the leading cause of death for both men and women.Coronary...

Father-son student team creates fitness app for gaming enthusiasts

BY Cheryl Taylor RIO GRANDE VALLEY – Sergio H. Nuñez, a 41-year-old senior computer science major, and Sergio A. Nuñez, a 20-year-old junior computer...

Book of poetry by UTRGV grad student Amalia Ortiz drawing national praise

BY Gail Fagan RIO GRANDE VALLEY – Amalia Ortiz has built her career on a love of poetry and performance, becoming a nationally known...

Werner Enterprise recruits CDL graduates

BY Amanda SoteloThe commercial driver license (CDL) continuing education course at Texas State Technical College just celebrated its first anniversary and has already graduated...

A Red Esperanza??

BY LORI MURRAYLast December I had a very interesting phone call. Judy Veach was calling to ask me if I’d ever seen a red...

San Benito hosts Tip-O-Tex event

San Benito CISD recently hosted the Tip-O-Tex Livestock Show at the Sonny Brazil Agriculture Complex, located behind San Benito Veterans Memorial Academy. Cameron and...

Hospital seeks volunteers to join healthcare team

HARLINGEN – Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others? To help others? To utilize your skillset...

TSTC Culinary Arts students become restaurateurs

BY AMANDA SOTELOTexas State Technical College Culinary Arts will be opening a restaurant on campus which will be operated and managed by students. The...

Automatic Artist: Woman with passion for art finds success at TSTC

BY Amanda SoteloClaudia Amanda Felici recently graduated with a certificate from Texas State Technical College in Auto Collision Technology. She was only one of...

First Annual Battle of the Grapefruit

BY RENE TORRES Early in the 1930 high school Valley football season the idea was floating around gridiron fans about selecting an All-Star Valley football...