Band students performing in virtual time

HARLINGEN — “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.” Henry David Thoreau made...

Connectivity Concern: Housing Authority students getting Internet access

HARLINGEN — There’s a lot more she’d like to do with that $97. Jasmine Rojo, a resident at LeMoyne Gardens Affordable Housing Community, pays that...

San Benito CISD discusses reopening plan

SAN BENITO — In light of the current state of the coronavirus pandemic, school districts are continuing to make adjustments and preparations for the...

Educators getting kids ready for remote learning

HARLINGEN - The Harlingen school district will hold orientation later this month to prepare parents and students for online learning. When classes begin Sept. 8,...

UTRGV fall financial relief deadline approaching

Some students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will be eligible to receive grant money to help them with expenses this fall,...

Tax-free school supplies weekend set for Aug. 7-9

HARLINGEN — The school year may be delayed, but the tax-free weekend to buy scholastic supplies and other items is still on. The annual tax-savings...

UTRGV to provide $1,000 cash grants to eligible students  

By Melissa Vasquez, UTRGV Staff To provide UTRGV students with even more financial support this coming semester, the university has revamped its Fall Relief Package to give all...

Harlingen school district releases new plan for school year

HARLINGEN — It’s time to get plugged in. When teachers and students in the Harlingen school district begin the 2020-2021 school year Sept. 8, they’ll...

Abbott: Local health officials can shut schools only in limited circumstances

By Aliyya Swaby, Texas Tribune In a statement Friday, Gov. Greg Abbott said local health authorities can shut down schools if there’s evidence of an...

IBC awards scholarships to area graduates

IBC Bank-Brownsville is promoting higher education by awarding a combined $10,000 in scholarships to 10 high school graduates as they embark upon college and...