Rep. Vela endorses Biden over Castro, O’Rourke

U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, endorsed Joe Biden for president this week, choosing the former vice president over his Texas friends Julián Castro and...

Raymondville runoff pits Alexandre against Garcia

RAYMONDVILLE — Since 2006, City Commissioner Yolanda Alexandre has easily won re-election to her Place 1 seat. Now, she’s locked in a June 22 runoff...

Alexandre to face challenger in Raymondville runoff

RAYMONDVILLE — Yolanda Alexandre is fighting the toughest race of her political career. After about 13 years in office, she faces Joel Garcia in a...

Runoff set to decide District 1 position; Uribe to face Gonzalez

HARLINGEN — The city commission’s balance is on the line. In the city’s May 4 election, voters shocked Mayor Chris Boswell’s administration. Although Boswell earned a...

SPI mayor’s race in runoff; Jones, McNulty to face off

    SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — It appears it could be the first time in the town’s history the race for mayor will need to be...

Election Night Returns

These are the unofficial election night totals as of 10 p.m. HARLINGEN Harlingen Mayor - FINAL Chris Boswell (Incumbent) - 1937 Miguel Angel Segura - 864 Harlingen District 1...

Boswell reelected, Uhlhorn voted out

Voters have returned Harlingen mayor Chris Boswell to office for another term, but decided Tudor Uhlhorn would be replaced. Boswell easily defeated Miguel Angel Segura...

Dr. Israel Aguilar vying for Harlingen CISD Board of Trustees, Place 7

Candidate Questionnaire Dr. Israel Aguilar Age: 36 Occupation: University Professor of Educational Administration Years in Community: 36 years in the Rio Grande Valley Community Involvement: • Member, Board of Directors...

Three vie for Harlingen CISD Board of Trustees, Place 7

Candidate Questionnaire (Note: Candidate Adriana Garcia did not respond to our questionnaire.) Name: Eladio Jaimez Age: 42 Community Involvement: Co-founder Blue Sunday Holiday Kickoff fundraiser, Active member of...

Three vie for South Padre Island Mayor

Name: Clayton Brashear Age: 58 Position seeking: Mayor Occupation: Developer/Hotelier/Restaurant/Bar Owner Years in Community: 40 Question 1: How would you describe the city’s current financial status, including the property...