Tag: Rio Hondo

RGV Credit Union working on new branch in Rio Hondo

RIO HONDO — Branch No. 5 of the RGV Credit Union is taking shape here at the old Wells Fargo bank building at 117...

Youth football on hold because of COVID-19

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Staff Writer HARLINGEN — Football may be king in Texas, but even the gridiron gangs aren’t immune to the impact of the COVID-19...

Tax holiday for safety supplies is still a go

HARLINGEN — Things are going to be a little bit different this go-round for emergency supplies tax-free holiday weekend April 25-27. Call it the new...

Rio Hondo ISD: Employee tested positive for COVID-19

RIO HONDO — The 40-year-old male from Rio Hondo who tested positive for COVID-19 was identified as an employee of the Rio Hondo school...

Rio Hondo shuts down parks, senior center, library

RIO HONDO — Rio Hondo officials on Monday released a list of coronavirus-related changes to how the city operates, including the closure of two...

Police: Rio Hondo city commissioner arrested for abuse of corpse

RIO HONDO — City Commissioner Alonzo Garza has been arrested for abuse of corpse, a state jail felony, and improper influence, a Class A...

Rio Hondo primed for rematch with La Feria

The second half of District 32-4A play tips off tonight, starting with Hidalgo hosting Raymondville. The Lady Pirates look to stay on top with...

Rio Hondo native accomplishes historical marker desgination for lift bridge

RIO HONDO — Cars, trucks and trailers cross daily through the Arroyo Colorado Lift Bridge. The bridge, 382-feet long and 25-feet wide, is painted in...

More scouts going to Camp Perry Winter Camp

The scouts had plunged into the fresh meat and vegetables to wrap them in foil. The aspiring young cooks at Camp Perry’s Winter Camp placed...

Port officials relieved as Rio Hondo bridge reopens

RIO HONDO — A week in limbo at the Port of Harlingen ended late Sunday afternoon with the reopening of the mechanical lift bridge...