Construction work on private border wall remains halted

McALLEN — Construction efforts on a 3.5 mile stretch of private border wall south of Mission will remain delayed at least through most of...

SaberCats take down Weslaco High with 3-point barrage

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Vela SaberCats were feeling it from deep during their District 31-6A opener against Weslaco High last Friday. After a scoring burst...

McAllen Memorial tops Donna North at soccer showcase

McALLEN — Viviana Cruz connected with Andrea Santana on an over-the-top pass and Santana followed with a goal to set the tone for McAllen...

2019 IN REVIEW: Looking back at the top 5 story makers of the year

From acts of God to acts of greed, small town heroes whose legends tower like the shadow of a giant, to national news made...

Federal funds to aid flood affected schools

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) recently announced that it would be providing over $25 million in federal assistance to the Texas Education Agency...

Hidalgo County 2020 primary races begin to take shape

Candidates have filed to run for offices across Hidalgo County and voters will see several contested races on the ballot for the March 2020...

Former second lady Biden visits Matamoros refugee camp

MATAMOROS, Mexico — Hundreds of migrants from the largest refugee campontheUnitedStates-Mexico border lined up for food with mud caked on their feet following a...

East’s Burget named coach of the year

WESLACO — Weslaco East head coach Mike Burget watched his plan unfold as the helmets and pads clattered during the third quarter of the...

Museum to honor 1950s school for black children

SAN BENITO — For nearly 70 years, the old brick school has stood as a testament to one of the most painful periods in...

Building blocks: Feds, Fisher Industries agree to new border wall TRO terms

McALLEN — Just days after the federal government reached an agreement on new terms to a temporary restraining order against private border wall builders...