DA: Yzaguirre accused of bribery, organized crime

Cameron County Tax Assessor-Collector Tony Yzaguirre has been arrested and charged with bribery, organized crime and official oppression, says District Attorney Luis V. Saenz.Federal...

Stray bullets fall through church ceiling during New Year’s service

HARLINGEN — It was supposed to be just another New Year’s service for the parishioners at Faith Pleases God Church.The sermon was being televised...

Los Fresnos to host 23rd annual Elvis festival

LOS FRESNOS — It’s going to get all shook up at the Little Graceland Elvis Festival on Saturday.The annual celebration marks the 23rd year...

All stars measured against super-bright Sirius

BY Carol Lutsinger is a NASA/JPL Solar System educator and ambassador Texas Space Grant Consortium collaborator and American Astronomical Society resource agent carolutsinger@att.net ...

City’s west side closer to eighth fire station

HARLINGEN — The city’s fast-growing west side appears to be moving closer to having its own fire station.Today, city commissioners will consider a $1.2...

Still no deal on new city leader

SAN BENITO — It was a highly anticipated meeting of the City Commission.A rather large crowd of city staff and residents gathered in the...

City’s west side closer to its own fire station

HARLINGEN — The city’s fast-growing west side appears to be moving closer to having its own fire station.Today, city commissioners will consider a $1.2...

La Posada Providencia shelters vulnerable families

SAN BENITO — The most touching and memorable event for the clients of La Posada Providencia is their first Christmas in the United States.During...

Judge blocks Progreso state-appointed board

PROGRESO — A judge granted the Progreso school district board a temporary restraining order against the Texas Education Agency yesterday.The order, granted by state...

Valley teen convicted of luring children through Facebook app

McALLEN — A Mission teen accused of creating a fake Facebook page to coerce underage boys into sending him pornographic images of themselves pleaded...