Vackars give more than $2M to UTRGV for scholarships, largest gift in university history

BY Gail Fagan RIO GRANDE VALLEY – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has announced the largest scholarship gift received in the institution's...

Vackars give more than $2M to UTRGV for scholarships, largest gift in university history

BY Gail Fagan RIO GRANDE VALLEY – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has announced the largest scholarship gift received in the institution's...

San Benito family files $500M lawsuit over Christmas explosion

SAN BENITO — In the early morning hours of Christmas Day, a San Benito family was waking up to celebrate.Unknown to them, a large...

Breaking Silence: Yzaguirre says he will be cleared of charges

BROWNSVILLE — Cameron County Tax Assessor-Collector Tony Yzaguirre Jr. held a press conference yesterday alongside his attorneys to proclaim his innocence in the criminal...

Leave it to Chance: Math prof says lotto is a ‘random phenomenon’

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...

Breaking Silence: Yzaguirre says he will be cleared of charges

BROWNSVILLE — Cameron County Tax Assessor-Collector Tony Yzaguirre Jr. held a press conference yesterday alongside his attorneys to proclaim his innocence in the criminal...

Family sues over Christmas explosion

SAN BENITO — In the early morning hours of Christmas Day, a San Benito family was waking up to celebrate.Unknown to them, a large...

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...

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...