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Governor Perry plans Dallas news conference on Ebola case

Gov. Rick Perry has scheduled a news conference at a Dallas hospital where a man with the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. remains in isolation.

Single mom stunned by a nearly $8,000 water bill

No one likes getting bills in the mail, but a Houston woman says she was shocked to get a water bill for nearly $8,000. She claims it's not her responsibility, but the city is saying pay up, Drew Karedes has the story.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a few afternoon clouds. Highs will be warmer at 93 in the Lower Valley, 96 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Constable's Office loses funding to help Feds

Hidalgo County's Precinct 4 Constables Office is no longer working with Homeland Security Investigations. 

Los Fresnos CISD back in the spotlight

First a nationally recognized mobile app, then a visit with the president… Los Fresnos CISD continues to make headlines of success.

Death at a condo on South Padre Island

South Padre Island Police are investigating a death that occurred over the weekend. Officers were called to Sea Breeze Condominiums along Gulf Boulevard.

REPORT: CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in U.S. in Dallas

A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, according to CNN.

Chick-fil-A rolls out ‘Pay-by-Phone’ app for Valley customers

Diners at Chick-fil-A restaurants in South Texas no longer need to rely solely on cash or a credit card to pay for their meals.

TWC launches high demand job training program

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) today announced the launch of the High Demand Job Training Program, a $1 million program to support collaborations between Workforce Solutions partners and local economic development councils (EDCs) to creat

Woman arrested for theft of over $1K in clothing

A Monte Alto resident was arrested in Harlingen after attempting to steal over $1,100 worth of goods from Target. Alexandra Gonzalez, 20, was caught with 49 clothing items and a dozen household goods.

Edcouch Elsa High School needs community support in $100,000 Dream Big Challenge

Edcouch Elsa High School is one of 15 finalists in a nationwide grant competition sponsored by Farmers Insurance.

Jury sentences a cancer researcher to ten years in prison for poisoning colleague

A Texas jury has sentenced a cancer researcher to ten years in prison for poisoning a colleague.

ICE Houston deports Honduran man wanted for murder

A Honduran fugitive wanted in his native country for murder was deported Monday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

San Benito hit & run suspect found

28-year old Leo Trejo was charged with accident involving injury and is now behind bars. San Benito police responded to a hit and run call at the 800 block of South McCullough.