Historic 124-year-old Central Texas church burns to ground

WESTPHALIA, Texas (AP) — A historic rural Roman Catholic church that had served its surrounding Central Texas farming community for more than a century...

NWS: Locally heavy rain possible this afternoon

The National Weather Service in Brownsville wants Rio Grande Valley residents to be prepared for locally heavy rainfall this afternoon and evening as a...

VMS All-STAR Softball: MVP Gonzales wraps up stellar career

By KEVIN NARRO | Staff Writer HARLINGEN — Senior shortstop Krystal Gonzales wrapped up a stellar career in a Harlingen South Lady Hawks uniform in...

Baseball, softball finalists named for AVSAB

STAFF REPORTS   Baseball and softball have become sports that are all about power - power pitching and power hitting. Even though speed and strong defense...

Star All-STAR Girls Soccer: South’s Grannum stands out

ROY HESS | Staff Writer Harlingen South’s Mellory Grannum played at an MVP level as a forward, as a midfielder and as a defender for...

Star All-STAR Girls Soccer: South’s Grannum stands out

ROY HESS | Staff Writer Harlingen South’s Mellory Grannum played at an MVP level as a forward, as a midfielder and as a defender for...

Star All-STAR Girls Soccer: Lady Cards’ Garza played all over the field

ROY HESS | Staff Writer Brianna Garza did whatever she could to help the Harlingen High Lady Cardinals on the soccer field. That meant playing several...

Star All-STAR Girls Soccer: Pedroza, Garza earn award

ROY HESS | Staff Writer Omar Pedroza is one of the few coaches who was around when University Interscholastic League girls soccer first came to...

Armed robbery ends in multiple arrests

Harlingen Police say they arrested five teens and recovered stolen property, including a stolen Ford Edge linked to various home robberies in the Valley. Monday...

At least 2 handguns used in school shooting near Columbine

By KATHLEEN FOODY and P. SOLOMON BANDA Associated Press HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Two high school students used at least two handguns in the...