Former Donna Public Works director arrested

A former city of Donna employee has been arrested three years after an internal investigation led to the issuance of a warrant for his...

Former Monte Alto ISD employee files wrongful termination suit in federal court

A former employee is challenging his dismissal from the Monte Alto Independent School District, alleging he was wrongfully terminated by the district for “perceived...

Breaking: Helicopter crashes north of Donna

A helicopter has crashed near Donna today. According to a tweet by the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office, the crash occurred near Old Blanca Road and...

Double homicide trial postponed for more tests

EDINBURG — A 25-year-old Mission man’s jury trial on accusations he shot two women to death during a drug deal gone wrong days before...

Officials break ground on $1.3 million fire, EMS station

Weslaco city leaders and first responders from across Hidalgo County gathered together on the city’s north side Thursday to break ground on what will...

Defense submits brief opposing removal of RGC schools trustee

The defense team for a Rio Grande City school board trustee who is facing removal from the board presented its initial arguments via a...

Donna charter amendment election draws questions

Voters in Donna will decide on three proposed changes to the city charter in the upcoming May 4 election. And while Propositions A and...

Police identify victim in Weslaco shooting death

BY FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ STAFF WRITER Weslaco police have identified the victim in a shooting incident and car crash last Thursday as Dr. John Jesus Dominguez. In...

Mercedes residents meet candidates at Chamber forum

If candidate forums are a window into the health of a community, then Thursday’s municipal candidate forum in Mercedes illustrated a town beset by...

La Villa admin quits, mayor takes over operations

LA VILLA — The mayor and city secretary are now in charge of the day to day operations here after the abrupt resignation of...