Mexico: Tepehuajes-Barra de Ostiones

By Lynn Frizzell, Special to the Star About two hundred miles south of the Texas Mexico border at Matamoros there is the little village of...

RGV Memories: Harlingen in the 50s & 60s HAFB During/After Korean War

The Die is Cast HAFB announced that by the end of 1961 the student load would be cut from 1,000 to 600; to 400 by...

Harlingen Happenings

By Mary Torres, Special to the Star The Ultimate Beach Boys Tribute Band, "Sail On" brings their good vibrations and fabulous harmonies to the Harlingen...

March in the Garden

By Lori Murray, Cameron County Master Gardener, Texas Superstar Specialist Intensely bright daffodils represent rebirth or can be a symbol of future prosperity.  Maybe they...

Plants that attract butterflies

By Lori Murray and Mary Beth Simmons, Cameron County Master Gardener, Texas Certified Nursery Professional Lantana is an easy to grow plant which butterflies love.  It...

Patient experience for new moms key to Valley Baptist-Brownsville upgrades

While giving birth to a healthy baby is usually the top priority for moms-to-be, both ambiance and comfort often play large roles in a...

Harlingen’s first bridal market happening this weekend

HARLINGEN — Future brides will find plenty of inspiration and ideas for their wedding in Harlingen’s first bridal market happening this weekend at the...

Rodney Atkins ready for Fiesta Edinburg

Rodney Atkins will headline Edinburg Chamber of Commerce’s 52nd annual Fiesta Edinburg with a performance Friday at H-E-B Park in Edinburg. Fiesta Edinburg, which runs...

Community organizations support Valley Baptist Health System through donations

For Ethel Carlson, quilting truly is a labor of love. Carlson and her fellow members of Winter Haven Border Quilters used their hard work to...

Concert association welcomes Dan Miller’s Cowboy Music Revue this week

HARLINGEN – An evening of country music classics and down-home entertainment is in store as Dan Miller’s Cowboy Music Revue takes the stage this week...