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Coast Guard, Texas Parks and Wildlife locate, recover body in San Antonio Bay

A Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter crew located a body, Sunday, which fits the description of a man missing since Friday morning, in San Antonio Bay.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.

Meteors, blood moons.. what's next?

Many people saw the amazing light show last night, which was describes as a big "fireball" that fell from the sky. And today we know what it was!

Can fracking lead to a major Earthquake?

I think it's safe to say we all saw this coming. For those who don't know what fracking is, it's hydraulic fracturing. But it's easier and more fun to say fracking.

Angie's list wedding planners

The dress, cake, flowers, and invitations, when you add it all up, including the honeymoon, the average wedding costs almost 30 thousand dollars!

TX Workforce Commission to provide scholarships for child care providers

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has launched a partnership with the Texas Association for the Education of Young Children (Texas AEYC) to expand a program that provides scholarships to caregivers working for eligible child care providers.

Baby found between dead parents

A crying baby was found lying between the bodies of her murdered parents in Houston. It happened Wednesday night at an apartment complex.

TX Dept. of State Health Services to evaluate new Flower Mound cancer data

The Texas Department of State Health Services will conduct an updated cancer analysis in Flower Mound, Texas, in response to community concerns and interest spurred by a recent environmental law study.

High speed chase ends with drug bust

A young man from Pharr is behind bars after allegedly leading authorities on a pursuit with a pickup full of drugs. Isaac Garza led Starr County Sheriff deputies on a short chase north of Rio Grande City on Wednesday.

Eight sheriff deputies fired for cheating on exam

Eight Cameron County Sheriff deputies have been fired after the department discovered they cheated on a civil service exam.

Cameron Co. Early Voting Sites Announced

The Cameron County Elections Office has announced 13 polling sites across the lower valley that will be open during the early voting period for the primary run off election. Early Voting runs from May 19-23, with election day May 27th.

Today's Weather Forecast

Friday will be mostly sunny with just a few high clouds. The winds will be a bit stronger, moderately gusty, and out of the SE at 10-30 mph. Highs will pop up to 85 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

Maybe I've Used Too Much Fertilizer

Everyone knows I love to garden.  If I'm not applying pre-emergent weed preventer to my lawn, then I am putting down some fertilizer.  But let this photo be a warning:  don't put down to much fertilizer, or the insects ma