Tag: San Benito

New shops driving customer to downtown San Benito

SAN BENITO — For two years, Nancy Silva’s organic garden-fresh delicacies have driven customers to her shop off Sam Houston Boulevard. On the edge of...

Budweiser Clydesdale makes appearance in San Benito

SAN BENITO — It’s a sight most don’t get to see every day. A 6-year-old Budweiser Clydesdale named Red made a visit to the Walmart...

Toys for Tots drive set

SAN BENITO — Once again the annual toy drive for children in need is back on. On Tuesday, the San Benito Police Department gathered at...

San Benito Market Days helping revive Robertson Street

SAN BENITO — For decades, community leaders have dreamed of ways to revive Robertson Street, the city’s original town site that’s home to some...

Father of council member’s children indicted; Hernandez charged with aggravated assault

BROWNSVILLE — A Cameron County grand jury has indicted the father of San Benito City Commissioner Carol Lynn Sanchez’s children in a case in which...

San Benito considers boosting cemetery prices

SAN BENITO — Soon, many residents here might feel harder-pressed to bury their loved ones in the cemetery which marks the resting place of...

Judge grants Vargas delay; Resets suspension hearing

BROWNSVILLE — A judge has granted San Benito School Board President Michael Vargas’ request to postpone a hearing to determine if he should be...

San Benito man to serve three years after third DWI case

A San Benito man appeared at the Cameron County Courthouse for sentencing in his third DWI case in less than five years on Thursday...

San Benito police seek donations

SAN BENITO — For at least 15 years the San Benito Police Department has been hosting a food drive for the holidays, according to...

Gearing up for the holidays

SAN BENITO — Cadets from the Greyhounds’ Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) unit are continuing to conduct a multitude of service for...