Loaves & Fishes goes to Raymondville

RAYMONDVILLE — Loaves and Fishes will begin serving hot meals here as layoffs push more residents into hard times.The Harlingen-based organization will serve meals...

Vacant plots can blossom into school buildings

HARLINGEN — The Harlingen school district often purchases property which then lays dormant for years.The plots are almost like sleeper cells, waiting for the...

Second causeway project moves forward

BROWNSVILLE — The Cameron County Regional Mobility Authority will begin holding “Industry Outreach Meetings” as part of the next step in making the South...

Five to face capital murder charges in beheading

BROWNSVILLE — Today five men, including a U.S. Border Patrol agent, will appear before a judge for their formal arraignment on charges including capital...

PAWchanga! offers free family fun

HARLINGEN — Bring your pet and join the fun when Rio Grande Valley Therapy Pets hosts its second annual PAWchanga!, a free pet- and...

Laguna Vista gets new police vehicle

LAGUNA VISTA — The town has a new police vehicle to add to its fleet. The new 2016 Ford Explorer police unit for the...

Hit-and-run driver identified, had signs of intoxication, police say

SAN BENITO — The man who spurred a manhunt Monday afternoon has been identified and formally charged. Roel Rodriguez Rivera, 22, of Alamo was...

Fort Worth company purchases assisted living communities, plans to renovate

HARLINGEN — Two senior assisted living communities here have been purchased by a Fort Worth company that plans to renovate the facilities.Civitas Senior Living...

City to vote on plans for affordable housing units in renovation of Baxter Building

HARLINGEN — City officials stand behind a developer’s plans to offer affordable housing units as part of a project to renovate the city’s tallest...

San Benito welcomes new city manager tonight

SAN BENITO — If you haven’t met new City Manager Manuel De La Rosa, you will get that chance tonight.During the regular meeting of...