Leave it to chance

HARLINGEN — There is no formula to wining the biggest jackpot in the history of the world.“It’s anybody’s guess,” said Atiq Syed, professor of...

Lyford High seniors take top awards in FFA contest

LYFORD — Lyford High School seniors Morgan Thomas and Bailey Scogin took top state awards in an FFA competition that taught them how to...

Starr County name new interim tax assessor, again

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starr County commissioners named a replacement for the interim tax assessor during a regular meeting of the commissioners’ court.The vote...

Officials hope to market Free Trade Bridge

LOS INDIOS — Nearly 24 years after it opened, area leaders still are working to boost toll revenues at the Free Trade Bridge.Officials with...

Major accomplishment

LITTLE ROCK, ARK. - Harlingen's own Sarah Jo Reynolds is the new executive director for the Republican Party of Arkansas.The 24-year-old is among the...

Several border patrol agents were attacked over the weekend

A U.S. Border Patrol agent was punched in the face Saturday, near Encino when a person believed to be in the country illegally tried...

Officials hope to market Free Trade Bridge

LOS INDIOS — Nearly 24 years after it opened, area leaders still are working to boost toll revenues at the Free Trade Bridge.Officials with...

Attorney: Yzaguirre’s arrest politically motivated

During a press conference held this morning inside his office Cameron County Tax Assessor Collector Tony Yzaguirre Jr. proclaimed his innocence against criminal allegations.Yzaguirre...

Yzaguirre and attorney to hold press conference this morning

Nearly one week after Cameron County Tax Asssessor-Collector Tony Yzaguirre Jr. was arrested on bribery and other charges, he and his attorney Robert Garza...

Building where three children were beheaded to be demolished

BROWNSVILLE — The city of Brownsville Planning and Zoning Commission made a landmark decision this past week, deciding to demolish the infamous building often...