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...

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...

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...

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...

Valley women in H-E-B contest showcase ‘Texas traditions’

H-E-B is tapping two local enterprises in its yearly quest to feature the state’s best local products produced by small businesses.H-E-B is tapping two...

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...

McAllen native’s cosmetic line cements her place in skincare industry

McALLEN — Lika Torline has a reminder for others, always use moisturizer.McALLEN — Lika Torline has a reminder for others, always use moisturizer.“When you...

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...

Scouts , community organizations join forces to help shelter residents

It was already nearly 90 degrees as 16-year-old Victoria Hinojos worked in the yard of the Friendship of Women’s emergency shelter, carefully marking where...