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Coast Guard interdicts another Mexican fishing crew poaching in the Gulf of Mexico

The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew poaching red snapper in the waters off South Texas late Tuesday night.

Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

They're calling it "Boarzilla," a 790-pound hog shot in Comanche County. Blaine Garcia and Wyatt Walton killed the boar about three miles north of De Leon, Texas, their hometown.

TEA nominates three Valley schools for national 2015 Blue Ribbon honors

The Texas Education Agency has nominated three Valley schools for the national 2015 Blue Ribbon Schools recognition.

Tell us about your football memories at #MyBigGame

We asked people online to share their stories about a "Big Game" in their life.

Corpus Christi announces festival honoring legacy of Selena

Twenty years after Selena was killed, officials in Corpus Christi have come up with an idea to celebrate her legacy.

"Baby & Me" Program Reaches Out to Teen Moms

From a national standpoint teen pregnancy is on the decline, but numbers are still high.That goes for right here in Brownsville as well.

USIBWC to host public meeting on flood control along Arroyo Colorado

The Lower Rio Grande Citizens Forum (LRGCF) of the U.S.

Two Mexican nationals get significant sentences for illegal re-entry

Carlos Aragon-Carrillo, 30, and Juan Garcia-Rodriguez, 49, both of Mexico, have been handed lengthy sentences following their convictions of illegal re-entry after deportation or removal in separate cases, announced United States Attorney Kenne

Laredo resident sentenced for distributing controlled substances near school

Romeo Serna Sr., 52, has been ordered to federal prison following his convictions on multiple conspiracies related to the distribution of narcotics within 1,000 feet of school, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be partly cloudy but still warm with highs of 79 in the Lower Valley, 81 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph. Friday will be mostly cloudy with a chance of a few drops here and there.

The Valley's Mini "Heat Wave" Continues

It's hard to believe it's still January.  We have it SO ROUGH here in the RGV.  It's been a beautiful week, but let's be honest:  the temperatures are a little too warm for this time of year.

Third suspect arrested in La Villa animal cruelty case

Police have arrested a third person in connection with an animal cruelty case at La Villa High School's FFA barn. The arrest was made Monday, after kids cut the fence to the barn abusing the animals nearly two weeks ago.

Longview Police release surveillance video in fatal shooting of teen girl

The Longview Police Department has released the surveillance video and names of the officers involved in the fatal shooting of a teen in the department lobby.

Sexual assault lands Weslaco father and son in jail

On Monday Alfredo Cruz Guevara was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl several times over the course of 8 years.

UPDATE: ARRESTED Hidalgo County's Most Wanted: Ricardo Rodriguez

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help on the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive.