Tag: San Benito

Harlingen High sweeps District 32-6A cross country team titles

SAN BENITO — The District 32-6A cross country meet was highly competitive Friday morning, but one program stood out above the rest. Harlingen High swept...

San Benito Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club to host Halloween event

SAN BENITO — Although it’s been a year unlike others due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizations in this community teamed up with a goal...

San Benito EDC to help city pay off $9 million bond issue

SAN BENITO — The city’s Economic Development Corporation is helping to keep the city’s $9 million bond issue from driving up property taxes here. Earlier...

San Benito center celebrates first-year anniversary

SAN BENITO — Budding entrepreneurs with a dream of opening their own business have a place to turn to for help thanks to this...

San Benito offers COVID-19 aid to hard-hit residents

SAN BENITO — The city is setting aside federal money to help residents strained during the coronavirus pandemic. As part of the Coronavirus Aid Relief...

Poll watchers drawing new scrutiny

SAN BENITO — The county’s elections officials are more closely checking poll watchers’ backgrounds after school board member Sonia Weaver was removed from a...

Tent-O-Treat: San Benito CISD to host Afterschool Fall Festival

SAN BENITO — The coronavirus pandemic has caused many communities to make changes this year, which resulted in some annual events being canceled and...

Lady Chargers defeat Lady ’Hounds in straight sets

SAN BENITO — The San Benito Lady Greyhounds made their season debut against the Brownsville Veterans Memorial Lady Chargers on Tuesday at home, and...

Mother’s lawsuit argues officers used ‘excessive force’ to kill son

SAN BENITO — A federal lawsuit filed by a San Benito woman claims her unarmed 21-year-old son posed no threat to police and deputy...

Fundraising hardship: Churches make adjustments due to pandemic

SAN BENITO — About this same time last year, churches around the Rio Grande Valley were holding their annual fall festival fundraisers. From selling an...