EDITORIAL: Reload: Failure of SpaceX prototype part of development process

The failure of SpaceX Starship SN1 prototype on Friday was a setback for a project that already behind schedule, but we don’t join the...

LETTERS: Trump’s fake news

Brad Parscale, Trump’s campaign manager, posted a tweet with a photo of Air Force One rising over a massive crowd at the Daytona 500....

LETTERS: ‘Gaslighting America’

All the information needed to determine who should be the next president is out there. All you have to do is pay a little...

EDITORIAL: Vote: Tuesday’s primary results could change early trends

Local elections might be the most important in our system of government. City, county and state officials enact the majority of laws that regulate...

COMMENTARY: The Deep State (USDS)

By JIM N. TAYLOR, Special to the Star This expression “Deep State” comes more from foreign than from America’s experience (we are a relatively young...

EDITORIAL: Going green: Local officials should start seeking energy alternatives

President Jimmy Carter famously installed solar panels at the White House in 1979. Just as famously, Ronald Reagan had them removed shortly after he...

EDITORIAL: Vote: Opportunities to cast ballots lower with each passing day

Early voting ends Friday for the March 3 Democratic and Republican primaries. Registered voters who can’t, or prefer not to, vote next Tuesday, are...

LETTERS: Russian help

I never write letters to my local paper, but I really had to make an exception when you printed a letter of Feb. 2,...

LETTERS: LNG pollutants

Accolades are in order for the Texas Tribune Event at Doctors Hospital Renaissance Edinburg. This well attended event featured panel discussions on the Future...

EDITORIAL: Off target: Trump proposed budget cuts hurt many needy Americans

Donald Trump won favor during his 2016 presidential campaign for his promise to reduce federal spending and completely eliminate our national debt within eight...