Health and fitness expo draws in crowd

SAN BENITO — Richard Wheeler was enjoying his visit to the health expo until he stopped at the city’s Community Health table.“It was good...

Health and fitness expo draws in crowd

SAN BENITO — Richard Wheeler was enjoying his visit to the health expo until he stopped at the city’s Community Health table.“It was good...

Police efforts causing DWI declines: Department uses grant to deter high risk behaviors

HARLINGEN — There were only five DWI arrests made between Dec. 18 and Jan. 3.During a time, the holidays, when one would expect a...

Police efforts causing DWI declines: Department uses grant to deter high risk behaviors

HARLINGEN — There were only five DWI arrests made between Dec. 18 and Jan. 3. During a time, the holidays, when one would expect...

Wind gusts knock out power

HARLINGEN — Persistent 40 mph winds left nearly 9,000 residents without electricity yesterday afternoon.Gusts blowing through the Rio Grande Valley since early Friday morning...

Cascos: Valley’s growth ‘encouraging’

MERCEDES — “Encouraging.”Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos spoke simply this past week when expressing enthusiasm over the continued progress his native Rio Grande...

Texas state museum acknowledging violent Valley history

South Texas College history instructor Trinidad O. Gonzales grew up hearing of violence perpetrated by Texas Rangers against those in the Rio Grande Valley,...

Cascos: Valley’s growth ‘encouraging’

MERCEDES — “Encouraging.”Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos spoke simply this past week when expressing enthusiasm over the continued progress his native Rio GrandeValley...

Frontera invites public to observe 200 turkey vultures en masse

WESLACO — Why are they here; why are there so many; do they scare other birds away; are they harmful to the habitat?These are...

Texas state museum acknowledging violent Valley history

SouthTexasCollege history instructor Trinidad O. Gonzales grew up hearing of violence perpetrated by Texas Rangers against those in the Rio GrandeValley, including in his...