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Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 20 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph.

Engineer sentenced for traveling to Laredo to engage in illicit sexual conduct

Douglas Alan Butler, 55, a resident of Battle Creek, Mich., has been sentenced for traveling in interstate commerce for the purpose of engaging in illicit sexual conduct, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

5.2 magnitude Earthquake strikes close to Arizon and New Mexico Border

Another Earthquake struck on Sunday, on June 29,2014 at about 8:30 a.m. according to the USGS website.

Drought conditions in the Valley improve

The drought conditions in the Valley has been improving since May of this year. The National Weather Service released a report where they say things are looking up for South Texas.

The Hurricane Center has a Blog Too???

Are you as excited about tropical weather as I am?  Well, my friends, since the Valley will be enjoying partly cloudy skies with highs of 94 in the Lower Valley, 98 in the Upper, and since the RGV will only have a few scattered showers on

One arrest may have solved multiple crimes

A string of criminal activity in the valley may have been solved by arresting one man, according to Cameron County Sheriff's office.

TX Attorney General Abbott meets with CBP officials in Hidalgo County

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today traveled to Hidalgo County, where he participated in a border security briefing with U.S.

Four ordered to prison in firearms trafficking conspiracy

Four people residing in Houston have been ordered to prison for their roles in a conspiracy to traffic dozens of AK-47 variant rifles from the Houston area to Mexico, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Robert Elder, sp

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers. The chance of heavy rainfall goes down on Friday. Highs will be 92 in the Lower Valley, 97 in the Upper.

Warehouse fire still undetermined, fire department needs your help

Brownsville Fire Department needs your help in solving a warehouse fire earlier this month. NewsCenter 23 reported on the fire at the corner of Fronton Street and Palm Blvd in Brownsville.

Selfless teens help renovate home for family during summer vacation

Summer vacation is typically spent at the beach or relaxing with friends. But for the unselfish volunteers working with the Catholic Youth Renovation Project, they're choosing to give back to others in need.

Firework sales are set to BOOM!

'Tis the season to 'wake the neighbors' with 'magic thunder' as fireworks go on sale.