Tag: San Benito

San Benito postpones May 2 election; Commission sets referendum for Nov. 3

SAN BENITO — City commissioners Tuesday postponed the May 2 election, resetting the referendum boasting four crowded races for Nov. 3’s general election to...

San Benito elementary school makes street parade for students

SAN BENITO — Throughout this time of uncertainty induced by the coronavirus pandemic, a group of local educators wanted to provide comfort to students. Several...

San Benito commissioners to mull postponing May 2 election

SAN BENITO — City commissioners will decide Tuesday whether to postpone the May 2 city election until the Nov. 3 general election to prevent...

Exploring nationwide issues

SAN BENITO — Students from around the country put their video production skills to the test and based on the results, these students’ efforts...

San Benito leaders discuss city manager’s job

SAN BENITO — About 18 months after City Manager Manuel De La Rosa survived a push to fire him, commissioners were back behind closed...

Schools extend Spring Break over coronavirus

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic school officials in Cameron and Willacy counties have decided to extend Spring Break vacation one more week for...

San Benito PD closing lobby; no visitors for inmates

The San Benito Police Department says as a precaution it is closing the lobby to the department's lobby area. In a Facebook post, the department...

DA mulls re-indicting in San Benito case

BROWNSVILLE — The Cameron County District Attorney’s Office is considering re-indicting the father of San Benito City Commissioner Carol Lynn Sanchez’s children, accused of...

San Benito to host Census Block Party

SAN BENITO — Residents will be able to have a fun and free family evening while learning about how their participation can help make...

San Benito city election spurs four heated races; 11 candidates vie for four commission...

SAN BENITO — Across town, rows of political signs are hawking 11 candidates sparring for four of five City Commission seats in the heated...