Long way to go for full service commercial truck traffic at Anzalduas Bridge

McALLEN — Mayor Jim Darling stared into the distance and shook his head. He took off his glasses and rubbed his face. A city engineer...

Man threatens to jump from crane at county courthouse construction site

BY MATT WILSON STAFF WRITER EDINBURG — A man threatening to jump from a crane at the Hidalgo County Courthouse job site at 100 N. Closner...

Cavazos lifts Panthers past Falcons, into area round

BY KEVIN NARRO STAFF WRITER WESLACO — All season, Weslaco High quarterback Jacob Cavazos made big play after big play. On Saturday night, the senior may have...

Looking back at the play that clinched district

WESLACO — Weslaco East defensive back Jon Animas backpedaled from 25 yards out along the sideline in Wildcats territory, the clock winding down with...

Nifu Nifa no más: After nearly 50 years in radio, Hugo de la Cruz...

PHARR — With the characteristic warm buzz of its analog-recorded roots, the sound of a marching band begins to fill the air. Soon, a...

Villalobos resigns as Donna city attorney

DONNA — Javier Villalobos, the McAllen-area attorney with extensive experience representing Rio Grande Valley municipalities and other local public entities, has stepped down as...

Incumbents win in Mid-Valley, Delta races

WESLACO — After a busy campaign season, two incumbent mayoral candidates have kept their seats in Weslaco and Edcouch. In Weslaco, David Suarez was elected...

Wildcats take district in victory over Vela

WESLACO — Weslaco East head coach Mike Burget and Edinburg Vela head coach John Campbell met on the 50-yard line for the overtime coin...

Pioneer defeats E-E, takes District 16-5A, DII title

MISSION — Sharyland Pioneer opened its doors just six years ago. Friday night, the program won its first outright district title, recording its highest number...

RGV birding offers boon for history buffs

BROWNSVILLE — The intersection of bird and battlefield isn’t one which readily springs to mind when discussing the subjects of avian field identification and...