Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen utilizing AI in stroke treatment

HARLINGEN – From self-driving cars to millions of web searches every day, artificial intelligence is used in countless applications in everyday life. Now, Valley Baptist...

HCISD Child Nutrition provides free summer meals for all children

By JACQUELINE MAGNO, HCISD Writer Harlingen CISD Child Nutrition teams serve fresh, hot meals to anyone under the age of 18 throughout the summer as part...

Interim principal appointed for Stuart Place Elementary

By HCISD STAFF Harlingen CISD appointed Dawn Burbach as interim principal of Stuart Place Elementary. Mrs. Dawn Burbach, who has worked in education for 32 years,...

Crown of thorns

By Lori Murray, Cameron County Master Gardener, Texas Superstar Specialist Crown of Thorns, originally from Madagascar, does extremely well in the Valley. At one time...

Harlingen Happenings

By Mary Torres, Special to the Star To commemorate Independence Day, Fold3.com is providing free access* to its Revolutionary War Collection July 1–15. The Revolutionary...

It’s 35 years and counting for a TSTC instructor, leader

By Amanda Sotelo, TSTC Staff A gallon of gas was $1.10, a movie ticket was $2.50 and Dan Bodnar was beginning his career at Texas...

TSTC student leaders return home as SkillsUSA national champions

By Amanda Sotelo, TSTC Staff Texas State Technical College made Texas proud by bringing back eight medals statewide from the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills...

TSTC introduces new program to meet state need

Computer Programming Technology is being introduced at Texas State Technical College Fall 2019 and is already accepting new students. Computer programming is the process of...

Valley Baptist-Harlingen receives quality achievement award for stroke care

HARLINGEN — In recognition of its commitment to ensuring that local stroke patients receive high-quality healthcare, Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen has received the American...

UTRGV’s Villalobos receives national award for scientific scholarship, STEM leadership

By Letty Fernandez, Special to the Star CHICAGO  – Dr. Cristina Villalobos, a professor in the UTRGV School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, has been...