Less sexual misconduct reported at UTPA, UTB than other schools

EDINBURG — The University of Texas Rio-Grande Valley is one of the safest colleges in the nation, according to UTRGV Police Department Chief Raul...

DPS urges extra caution around motorcycles

HARLINGEN — Since the advent of text messaging, riding a motorcycle on Rio Grande Valley roadways has gotten even more dangerous than it already...

Finding Passion: San Benito math teachers get inspired by Harvard graduate program

SAN BENITO — Franklin Delano Roosevelt did it. John F. Kennedy also did it. Barack Obama did it, too.This week, San Benito teachers Ricardo...

HHS seniors ‘Commit to Complete’

Nearly 600 Harlingen High School seniors celebrated the next step in their academic lives at a Commit to Complete (C2C) event on Friday, May...

HHSS Orchestra advances to state, ends the season

Harlingen High School South Orchestra students will have the opportunity to showcase their musical talents and pitting their skills against the best musicians in...

Caretaking for a family member with mental illness

In this month of May, as we continue the observance of Mental Health Month, we also recognize the caretakers of the person with mental...

Local United Way chapter soon to have new home

HARLINGEN — Their T-shirts and files are stuffed into boxes.That’s because there’s literally no space in the current United Way of Northern Cameron County...

City has grand designs for family park

HARLINGEN — If City Manager Dan Serna has his way, a lot of family life in Harlingen eventually will revolve around Lon C. Hill...

115 students come together for robotics competition

SAN BENITO — Joseph Saavedra kneeled over his team’s robot, facing the opponent across the white mat. But who was the opponent? Was it...

County puts coastal parks plan into action

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Cameron County is ready to move forward with its Coastal Parks Master Plan after making some slight changes to the...