Live entertainment by family

DEKHED: Juan C and The Key Limes perform on Facebook By ELSA CAVAZOS Staff Writer HARLINGEN — Live entertainment does not always require breaking...

Local girl earns Boys and Girls Clubs state recognition

HARLINGEN — There’s so much to know about Zena Nazar. She’s an honor student at Early College High School, a member of the National Honor...

Helping people

HARLINGEN — He’s the best in the state. Dr. Rick Bassett has performed more than 1,000 hip and knee replacements per year for the...

Cruz takes helm at UTRGV police department

EDINBURG — The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley welcomed its new chief of police with a badge pinning ceremony here Tuesday. Adan Cruz, the...

Cardettes win at nationals

HARLINGEN — In Sync. It’s not just a boy band anymore. It’s also a group of cheerleaders who just won big at a national competition...

Art night artist: D’ Arte Centre Gallery to feature Myrilla Sparhawk

HARLINGEN — Myrilla Sparhawk, 87, said she has been a member of the Harlingen Art Forum for years. Her paintings will be featured on Friday...

100 Leap Year

HARLINGEN — Florence Kaufman was a dance instructor, and at 99 years old she said she still loves to dance, but can’t now. “I...

Marathon speedster: Kiko Casillas wins Harlingen Marathon

HARLINGEN — Kiko Casillas, 33, wakes up at 4 a.m. every day to run. Casillas, originally from Valle Hermoso, Tamaulipas, and resides there, won first...

‘It’s real life’

HARLINGEN — It began as a normal day. It soon turned into something quite different. Melissa Ferguson was in the middle of her second period...

A smaller — and bigger — world

HARLINGEN — In Europe, if you speak three languages you’re considered multi-lingual. If you speak two languages, you’re bilingual. If you speak one language you’re…American....