Tag: Mission

Mission man pleads true in drug conspiracy case

A third person has pleaded true in a drug conspiracy case that involved cocaine and a carjacking. Daniel Herrera-Bear pleaded guilty Thursday to a carjacking...

Judge revokes bond in manslaughter case

State District Judge Noe Gonzalez ordered a 27-year-old Mission man accused of driving drunk and killing an active duty service member in 2019 to...

Documents detail deadly 2014 shootout

A man learned of his brother’s death on Feb. 1, 2014, after then 24-year-old Joseph Espinoza accidentally called him and left a life-changing voicemail. “At...

Mission man admits to role in illegal cigarette smuggling

McALLEN — A court granted a bond for a Mission man found at a warehouse containing 800,000 pounds of cigarettes ready for transport to...

83rd Citrus Fiesta culminates with Parade of Oranges

fMISSION — Thousands of people from Mission and the surrounding communities gathered Saturday afternoon for Texas Citrus Fiesta Parade of Oranges, continuing a longstanding...

EDITORIAL: All-America: National award recognizes city’s innovative programs

Congratulations to the city of Mission, which has earned the designation of “All-America City.” The National Civic League announced the award at a June...

Mission police officer killed in shooting

In a tearful news conference, flanked by law enforcement officers from several agencies throughout the Rio Grande Valley, Mission Police Chief Robert Dominguez revealed...

Mission PD accused of excessive force

The city of Mission is defending itself and one of its police officers against accusations of excessive force following a January 2017 incident in...

Art takes center stage at event in memoriam of the Rio Grande 

MISSION —  Clutching onto homemade artwork and signs that mournfully honored the river here, protesters marched a mile-long trek Sunday towards the Rio Grande,...

Confirmed mumps case at an Mission CISD elementary school

MISSION - Hidalgo county health professionals and Mission school district officials confirmed a mumps case at Bryan Elementary School, contributing to an ongoing outbreak...