Student Profile: Robert Pina

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TSTC first nursing graduate: ‘It’s never too late’

BY Amanda Sotelo,The last time Texas State Technical College featured student Sylvia Cleary she was studying biology at TSTC with two of her children...

District names 2018 spelling champion

For the past several months, San Benito students had been preparing for the school district’s annual spelling competition with the help of their spelling...

National Technical Honor Society inducts new members

The Career Technical Education Program honored newly-inducted members of the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS). The honorees and NTHS officers include, standing from left,...

Free seminars at VBMC-Harlingen detail options for losing weight

HARLINGEN — For Valley residents looking for options to lose weight during the new year, Valley Baptist Medical Center holds free “Introduction to Medical...

Celebrating the work Doctors do each day

Special to the Star Valley Baptist Health System celebrates National Doctors’ Day by paying tribute to its physicians for their service, skill and compassion. The...

Focus on vision and assets benefits us all

I was recently enjoying a family activity when one of my sons snapped a photo of me laughing. I instinctively grabbed the phone and...

Registration Rally: TSTC gears students up for early sign ups

BY Amanda SoteloAlberto Torres and his mother Haydee Torres got a head start on Fall 2018, his first semester of college, by taking advantage...

Sensational Plants: Part 1: Jasmine

BY DREW BENNIEA well thought out landscape can be a delight to our senses. Interesting growth patterns, different leaf shapes and colorful flowers draw...

Former faculty member honored by state higher education organization

BY Daniel PerryA Texas State Technical College graduate and former faculty member was recently honored by the Texas Association of Community Colleges.Juan E. Mejia,...