Tag: Harlingen

Driving for the future

HARLINGEN — It’s a new car! Or, more specifically, a 2019 Toyota Sienna van for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Harlingen. “It’s a big thing...

Bar-B-Cutie to open location in Harlingen

HARLINGEN — Fast-growing barbecue chain Bar-B-Cutie is planning to add to its Valley holdings with a new restaurant in Harlingen. The barbecue chain already has...

City moves forward on 4-cent tax increase

HARLINGEN — Amid residents’ opposition, city commissioners voted 3-1 yesterday to call for the first property tax increase in 14 years to help balance...

VBHS urging community to stay safe outdoors as sweltering summer continues

HARLINGEN – While much of the United States was gripped by a short heatwave last week, south Texas residents know that there’s no end...

Local school board tops in region

HARLINGEN — And the kudos just keep coming in. The Harlingen school board has worked steadily to create more opportunities for students to succeed, including...

City to propose 4-cent tax increase; Won’t dip into cash reserves to avert hike

HARLINGEN — For 14 years, local leaders have worked to keep a cap on the city’s property tax rate. Tomorrow, city commissioners are expected to...

Always something new at the Boys and Girls Clubs

HARLINGEN — Want to play in a basketball tournament? This is the place to do it. Want to become a better writer? Join Next Generation...

Scammers using Harlingen Fire Department name to steal money

HARLINGEN — Local residents are being targeted by scammers claiming to be with the Harlingen Fire Department and asking for monetary donations to help Harlingen...

RGV migrant students attend TSTC MAARS summer program

This summer more than 50 high school students from Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy counties have participated in the Migrant Academic Achievement Residential Summer (MAARS)...

TSTC associate degree in nursing helps create healthy careers

By Amanda Sotelo, TSTC Staff The state and national shortage of registered nurses is increasing, with 203,000 job openings projected nationally through 2026, according to...