Tag: San Benito

San Benito CISD to offer new Culinary Arts Program

SAN BENITO — From cooking and baking methods to service operations, students of this school district will be able to learn the ins and...

New Guidelines San Benito police implement COVID-19 measures

SAN BENITO — In-person contact protocols have changed since COVID-19, especially for law enforcement. According to a press release by the San Benito Police Department,...

Uncertainty remains for East Valley 6A football programs

LYFORD — The University Interscholastic League granted Class 6A and 5A athletic programs something very valuable when it pushed back the fall calendar one...

State to move mobile COVID-19 testing center to San Benito

SAN BENITO — State health officials are ready to give residents here a chance to test for the coronavirus. Next week, a state mobile testing...

Man arrested after woman heard screaming in car

HARLINGEN — A 19-year-old has been arrested after calls were received regarding a woman screaming, police said. On Sunday, around 6:24 p.m., Harlingen police officers...

Hanna’s winds wreak damage, heavy rains spur little flooding

PORT MANSFIELD — Residents Monday continued to dig out of soggy wreckage after Hurricane Hanna tore into this tiny fishing village late Saturday afternoon,...

Cameron County, area cities handing out sandbags

Cameron County officials will be handing out sandbags today in preparation of the arrival of Tropical Storm Hanna. The sandbags are available at each county...

SB CISD releases return-to-school plan, purchases hotspots

SAN BENITO — Although the coronavirus pandemic continues to remain active and the start of in-person instruction is left up in the air, school...

San Benito family trying to bury man next to wife; city says old cemetery...

SAN BENITO — Jesus Garcia’s dying wish was to be buried next to his wife Juanita, whose headstone bears both their names at the...

Special needs families struggle with unique pandemic concerns

By Denise Cathey, Staff Photographer Translation by Nubia Reyna Romina receives a hug from her sister Ana Priscilla as they sit in the kitchen with their...