RGV wing officials say pool is stretched thin

BROWNSVILLE — There’s more volunteer work to be done at the Brownsville-based Rio Grande Valley Wing of the Commemorative Air Force than there are...

BISD trustee again in court; Hearing closed to the public

BY ERIN SHERIDAN AND GARY LONG, Staff Writers BISD vice president Sylvia Atkinson appeared in federal court in Brownsville Monday afternoon, where she attended a meeting...

David Lee Hernandez rejects plea bargain agreement

BROWNSVILLE — A judge has reset the trial for the father of San Benito City Commissioner Carol Lynn Sanchez’s children, accused of shooting at...

Breastfeeding moms take part in global event

About two dozen moms and their babies gathered Saturday at United Methodist Church to take part in the record-breaking 2018 Big Latch On, a...

Texas Comptroller proposing tweak to online sales tax revenues

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is proposing a change in state sales tax policy that would tweak who receives sales tax revenues from online sales,...

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...

TSTC Surgical Technology program prepares students for life-changing career

The ever-growing medical field is more vital than it has ever been. Health care workers are an essential part of our well-being, and the...

Local congressman asks governor to pardon deported vets

McALLEN — U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez wants Gov. Greg Abbott to pardon deported veterans for the minor crimes they committed in order to make...

TSTC helps first-generation college student realize her dream

By Amanda Sotelo, TSTC Staff  For Esthela Hernandez, becoming a college graduate seemed like a dream that would never come true. But on Friday night,...

 Authorities identify Mercedes man found dead Sunday

Just before midnight Saturday, the wife of Gerardo Gonzalez received a call from her husband as he was making his way home from his...