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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Part IX: San Benito own railroad, sugar mill

BY NORMAN ROZEFF EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the next installment in an ongoing series on San Benito’s Sam Robertson. To find previous articles, go to...