Native plant expert to speak in Pharr

HARLINGEN — When it comes to cultivating native plants, acreage isn’t necessarily required. The South Texas Border Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists will be...

RGV Memories: Brownsville in the 60s

Rene Torres was born and raised in Brownsville, and his stellar shortstop play on the Eagles’ 1965 baseball state finalists earned him a scholarship...

Lilacs in Texas

By LORI MURRAY, Cameron County Master Gardener The Texas Superstar program has been a smashing success for gardeners looking for successful landscape plants, and among the successes...

Vitex, A Superstar

By Lori Murray, Cameron County Master Gardener The Texas Superstar program was started in 1989 and has been a smashing success for gardeners looking for...

TSTC dual enrollment students choose TSTC as their college

By Amanda Sotelo, Special to the Star For high school seniors, picking a college can be stressful. But for a handful of Rio Grande Valley...

Popular former TSTC president honored with plaque

By Amanda Sotelo, Special to the Star It has been more than 10 years since J. Gilbert Leal retired as president of Texas State Technical...

TSTC Profile of Excellence: Hector Rosa

Hector Rosa graduated last week from Texas State Technical College with an associate degree in Building Construction Technology. But that’s not all. Before even putting...

More than medicine, it’s the caring hand

While we are proud of the technology and medicine used at Valley Baptist Health System, our service is truly defined by the warmth and...

UTRGV to unveil new Center for Latin American Arts

UTRGV is set to open a new center for multinational events that will act as a cultural hub for Latin American music, theatre, art, art...

More than 3,000 graduates to walk at UTRGV spring commencement ceremonies

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will graduate a total of 3,400 students in seven ceremonies at the 2019 Spring Commencement on May...