Tag: Port Isabel

Video shows ruckus at Port Isabel Wal-Mart

PORT ISABEL — A woman shown overturning property at the local Wal-Mart on a Facebook video has been sent to receive a medical evaluation, according to authorities. Authorities said the unidentified woman has not been charged, but could be facing charges after overturning products at the store. The Facebook video posted Tuesday night showed the woman walking inside the store and overturning products. Authorities said the woman has been released from custody and they are waiting for the medical evaluation.

Lady Tarpons top Lady Bearkats

RAYMONDVILLE — Led by senior libero Estrella Vasquez’s four service aces, the visiting Port Isabel Lady Tarpons defeated the Raymondville Lady Bearkats 25-21, 15-25,...

Tarpons shake off slow start, run past Tigers

PORT ISABEL — Last year, Port Isabel did not get off to an ideal start, dropping the first two games of the season. The Tarpons...

Port Isabel school district investigates alleged threat via social media

PORT ISABEL — An investigation is underway for an alleged threat posted on social media addressed to the Port Isabel High School campus. According to...

Tarpons, Warriors end camp on good notes

SANTA ROSA—Both Port Isabel and Santa Rosa used their final scrimmage as a dress rehearsal with the regular season just one week away. The...

TIFT hosts its 80th event

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Cheerful anglers and several pounds of mouthwatering catches were a sight to behold this past weekend in the Laguna Madre...

ICE audits local shops: Agents checking hiring records for compliance

By AURORA OROZCO and MARK REAGAN, Staff Writers PORT ISABEL — Federal agents have been handing out audit notices to some Rio Grande Valley businesses since Monday...

Off-duty Border Patrol agent arrested after crash, charged with DWI

  Police in Port Isabel say they arrested an off-duty Border Patrol agent Sunday morning and charged him with driving under the influence after he...

CAF Airshow to soar at new location this weekend

The Commemorative Air Force Rio Grande Valley Wing AIRSHOW! takes off this weekend, and this year it’s at a new location. The CAF AIRSHOW! will...

Noble Charities, Cowboys Legends bring camp to P.I.

PORT ISABEL — The sweltering Saturday morning sun steadily beat down on Tarpon Stadium as Port Isabel played host to the second annual Noble...