San Benito’s top grads pursue medical careers

SAN BENITO — Maverick Raven Reza and Ariel Raine Garcia made it a goal to rank at the top of their class at different...

San Benito joins AEP fight; Coalition of cities opposes rate hike plan

SAN BENITO — Count the city in to try to curb AEP Texas’ latest rate hike proposal. Last night, city commissioners joined a growing number...

US closes McAllen facility that detained migrant who later died

(AP) — U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for processing migrants in South Texas one day after authorities say a 16-year-old...

San Benito joins AEP fight; Coalition of cities opposes rate hike plan

SAN BENITO — Count the city in to try to curb AEP Texas’ latest rate hike proposal. Last night, city commissioners joined a growing number...

Prison for smuggler after 2015 Texas wreck, 2 immigrants die

MCALLEN (AP) — A South Texas man identified by prosecutors as leader of a human smuggling ring must serve nearly 22 years in federal...

Women’s clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores

BROWNSVILLE — Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores. There are two Dressbarn...

CBP releases new details on teen who died in custody

McALLEN — While new details have been shared regarding the 16-year-old Guatemalan teen who died Monday at the U.S. Border Patrol station in Weslaco,...

Increasing Veterans’ health care access; Town hall Thursday to provide valuable information

HARLINGEN — In the coming weeks, dramatic changes will be occurring for veterans and their health care options and access. Tomorrow, veterans, their families, public...

Healthy cooking, healthy lifestyle

INFOBOX: IF YOU GO WHAT — La Cocina Alegre/The Happy Kitchen classes WHEN — June 3, June 10, June 17, June 24 and July 1 from...

Healthy Reserves: City officials pleased with audit results

HARLINGEN — The city is better off than it was a year ago. At least that’s according to its annual financial audit. Last week, certified public...