Six Brownsville city employees test positive of COVID-19

Brownsville city officials have announced that six city employees have tested positive for the coronavirus. The city reported Wednesday night that three are Brownsville police...

Cameron County jailer tests positive for COVID-19

BY ERIN SHERIDAN Staff Writer A Cameron County jailer employed at the Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Sheriff Omar Lucio. The office...

Congressmen ask Abbott to send National Guard to RGV

U.S. Reps. Filemon Vela and Congressman Vicente Gonzalez urged Governor Greg Abbott to immediately assign National Guard forces to the Rio Grande Valley to...

Petition aims to stop Drag Queen Story Time at Brownsville library

An online petition is asking the Brownsville Public Library to stop the children’s Drag Queen Story Time at the library. The  Drag Queen Story Time...

Supreme Court rejects Trump bid to end legal protections for young immigrants

By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young...

Police urge residents to beware of scammers

Brownsville police are warning residents to beware of scammers who are impersonating county judges and police officers threatening to arrest them if they don’t...

U.S. Supreme Court blocks tonight’s execution of Brownsville man

By JUAN A. LOZANO The Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court granted a reprieve Tuesday to a Texas inmate scheduled to die for...

DACA recipients breathe sigh of relief … for now

More than 700,000 people can breathe a little easier after the Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was illegally rescinded and must remain in place for now. In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the Trump administration violated the Administrative Procedures Act when it “arbitrarily and capriciously” rescinded the DACA program in September 2017 for more than 700,000 recipients across the country, and an estimated nearly 30,000 recipients in the Rio Grande Valley. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Young Lionettes starting to hit their stride

LA FERIA — With the non-district season coming to a close, La Feria just might have found the right formula for its 2019 season. On...

UIL realignment for 2020-2022

UIL Football Realignment 2020-2022 Football District 31-6A Edinburg Economedes Edinburg High Edinburg North Edinburg Vela La Joya High La Joya Juarez-Lincoln Mission High PSJA High PSJA North District 32-6A Brownsville Hanna Brownsville Rivera Donna North Harlingen High Harlingen South Los Fresnos San Benito Weslaco...