Growing Community: Farmers markets lead to more small-scale produce sellers

BY ROD SANTA ANA WESLACO – Organizers say the first in a series of events designed to help new, small-acreage South Texas agricultural producers will...

Alumni watch: Q&A with Quentin Hale

Quentin Hale, a 2014 graduate of Harlingen High School, has just returned from a part of this world which many U.S. citizens may still...

Teachers attend ‘Growing Pains’ workshop

HARLINGEN — Thunk. He’s hit a wall.He breaks out in a sweat, knowing he’ll never, ever, EVER pass this test.He’s a failure. Just like...

Big Projects, Big Money: City’s wish list $47 million long

HARLINGEN — City leaders are racking up a wish list and it has quite a price tag.About $47 million to be more specific.Yesterday, city...

Keeping Laguna Madre Clean

SAN BENITO — It’s an environmental project that’s been going on for years.And it is expected to help the Arroyo Colorado and Laguna Madre...

Famous five: Walk of Fame inductees some of best of Harlingen

HARLINGEN — Five more special Harlingen residents will be walking the Harlingen Walk of Fame.The Rotary Club of Harlingen’s annual induction ceremony yesterday at...

SWAT response ends peacefully: Man barricades self in home on Quail Drive

SAN BENITO — Neighbors of a home located south of San Benito reported gunshots and screams to police late Thursday night. The Cameron County...

The Lion Queen: Helen Muse inducted into 2016 Texas Lions Hall of Fame

LA FERIA — Helen Muse has made history.She is the first woman in District 2-A3 to be inducted into the Texas Lions Hall of...

Student sings way to victory

HARLINGEN —Christopher Sanchez recently took listeners to another planet with his voice and stage magnetism.Sanchez, 21, a third-semester Auto Collision Technology major at Texas...

Studying Tool and Die: Machining careers offer exciting opportunities for graduates

HARLINGEN — Working with a $70,000 manufacturing machine may seem intimidating for most people, but for students studying Tool and Die at TSTC, it’s...