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Giving back and beautifying Brownsville

You may notice some areas of Brownsville getting a little fall face lift.

A potential Ebola case is reported in League City, Texas

A health facility in Texas is place under quarantine, due to a potential Ebola scare. Officials at Intermediate Medical Care, in League City, say they treated a patient who was showing Ebola like symptoms.

Group raises funds to help undocumented female immigrants being detained

Religious leaders are raising fund to help immigrant women and children who are being held in a detention facility sought of San Antonio. Paul Venema reports the money will be used to get the women out on bound.

Dallas nurse Nina Pham has been declared free of the Ebola virus

Dallas nurse Nina Pham has been declared free of the Ebola virus, the National Institutes of Health said Friday.

Player of the Week: Rio Hondo Bobcats

Newscenter23 and Chevy dealers have team up to bring you The Chevy High School Football Player of the week.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be mostly sunny with just a few clouds and highs of 88 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper. The NE winds will range from 5-15 mph. What a beautiful day it will be.

Buy One Pumpkin to Carve and One to... EAT???

Like so many right before Halloween, I love picking out the perfect pumpkin for carving up!!! Those cute little orange gourds have no idea what's about to happen to them! (Evil laugh!) Ha, ha, ha, ha!!!

Valley gas prices continue to be highest across the state

Again this week, Valley gas prices remain the highest price per gallon in the state. Gas prices in the Valley are now averaging well below the $3 dollar mark.

The sun will set looking like a fingernail during partial eclipse

The cosmos will cast an afternoon delight over the country on Thursday with a partial solar eclipse. The moon will clip the sun, making it look like a fingernail as it sets in the west for most of the country and Canada.

Corpus Christi men convicted in illegal deer breeding operation

The latest chapter in a decade long series of criminal and wildlife disease investigations involving a former South Texas deer breeder ended recently when a Corpus Christi area couple pleaded guilty to 50 charges of Unlawful Possession and/or S

Over $1 million in cocaine seized at Los Indios port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Brownsville man for attempting to smuggle over $1 million in cocaine at a port of entry.

Hidalgo County's Most Wanted: Jose Medoza-Contreras

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

Mercedes FD unveils new $2.5 million dollar fire station

The Mercedes Fire Department has a new home and it was unveiled during a ceremony on Wednesday. The new fire station is about four times the size of the old station, which was nearly  a century old.