Vive Cesar Chavez

March 31 was Cesar Chavez’s birthday and in many parts of the United States, there were marches and celebrations to commemorate his life and...

District problems shouldn’t fall on taxpayers

During 2006, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 1 that dealt with the idea restricting some of a school district’s monies to pay for...

A nation of immigrants, laws

All Americans, not only in the states most heavily affected, but in every place in this country are rightly disturbed by the large numbers...

LETTER: Great job at Kid Fit event

Congratulations to the Junior League of Harlingen for organizing the Kid Fit and Fun Run event Feb. 9, 2019. The event was originally scheduled for...

Letter: What is rich?

To the Editor:Millionaire congressman (usually Democrats) are against tax cuts saying it benefits the rich.This SSI retirement recipients agrees, as the government considers my...

LETTERS: The Squad

They’re loud. They’re brash. They’re angry. They want to take the country in a whole other direction. They don’t want moderation; they want political war...

What happened?

Approximately four months ago, people cut down 10 to 15 small- to medium-sized trees (enough to fill about eight to 10 dump trucks) on...

Sanders cares about citizens

Not to make fun or rile up an admirer and one that gave me the courage to write to the editor, but sorry to...

Greyhounds just want to have fun

This is in response to the article, “Save the Greyhounds” in the Valley Morning Star on April 24.I am disappointed that “Grey2K Worldwide” would...

Keep those guns concealed

If you are a gun “funatic” like yours truly, don’t be overwhelmed by this new “open carry” law ... it’s for show-offs, not for...