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AG Greg Abbott names Weslaco child support employee Assistant Attorney General of the Year

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott recognized Hector Garcia, an assistant attorney general in the Child Support Division’s Weslaco office, for his commitment to Texas children.

DSHS releases new Flower Mound cancer report

A new Texas Department of State Health Services analysis of Flower Mound cancer data has found that, with the exception of breast cancer, cancer numbers in the city’s two primary zip codes are not higher than what was expected for 2002 to

$3,000 reward offered for Most Wanted Sex Offender from San Antonio

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Chrismon, 51, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

RestoreTheTexasCoast.org is unveiled

The State of Texas has unveiled restorethetexascoast.org, a dedicated online resource for Deepwater Horizon oil spill recovery efforts.

Take the High Ground: FEMA

We've made it through the first two months of hurricane season without a storm, but historically our busiest months are ahead. In this segment of Take the High Ground report, we look at FEMA's role in the aftermath of a storm.

150 new Border Patrols agents arrive in the Valley

Hundred fifty new Border Patrol agents are now here in the Valley and the agents are from various stations across the country.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be mostly sunny and hot with highs of 97 in the Lower Valley, 104 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

"Now is the time to act." Brownsville Mayor Martinez addresses National Guard

Last week, South Texas representatives visited Washington DC to discuss Governor Perry's decision to send the National Guard to the border.

Woman uses stolen check to purchase over $12,000 dollars in building material for home

San Benito police arrested a woman for using a stolen check from an account closed over two years ago at a local building supply store.

Argument ends with husband ramming car into house

A Texas woman is injured after her husband repeatedly rammed his car into their home, on purpose.

Coast Guard locates, rescues missing charter boat crew in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard search and rescue crews worked throughout the night to find a missing charter boat with four people aboard as far as 70 miles off Galveston.

Border Patrol agents save lives of two men lost in brush

As summer temperatures soar, U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector continue to save lives. Over the past two days, agents rescued two men whose lives were at risk due to the extreme heat.

Police find over 44,000 pot plants in Goodrich, TX

Texas authorities are having a "high time" looking the growers of ten of thousands of marijuana plants. According to police, a deer hunter in Goodrich, Texas found the fields of pot Saturday and called the police.