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Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will start out sunny. The east winds will range from 5-25 mph, and highs will be warmer at 72 in the Lower Valley, 75 in the Upper. Late Thursday evening, the winds begin to turn with an advancing cold front.

Your Charro Days Forecast

It's finally here!  Charro Days!  There's a 100% chance of great music, wonderful food, and amazing cultural entertainment.  There's also a 100% chance of ups and downs in the forecast through the end of the week and

77th Annual Folklorica Fiesta at Sam's Stadium

It turned out to be a nice evening for nine elementary schools during the 77th Annual Fiesta Folklorica at Sam's Stadium earlier tonight. Hundreds of eager family members and parents showed up supporting their kids.

Brush guide assaults BP agent by biting him numerous times

A Border Patrol agent, making an arrest of a brush guide, is assaulted by being bit.

BP agents seize 1,900 pounds of marijuana in one day

Border Patrol agents seized $1.5 million dollars worth of marijuana in three separate bust on Tuesday.

Willacy County Correction Center continues to move inmates to other prisons

Just under half of the inmates housed at the Willacy County Correction Center have now been moved to other prisons, after an uprising at the facility last week.

Heroin and methamphetamine traffickers ordered to prison

A total of 12 drug traffickers have been handed federal prison sentences for their convictions related to a far-reaching drug trafficking conspiracy, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Texas Senators unveil Texas Senate Taxpayer Relief Act

On Tuesday, flanked by a dozen Senators, Texas Lt.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will start out cloudy, cold, and foggy. Expect rain showers in the morning as well. By afternoon, the skies will clear. Highs will climb to 64 in the Lower Valley, 63 in the Upper.

Jury finds Eddie Ray Routh guilty of capital murder

A jury has found Eddie Ray Routh guilty of capital murder in the deaths of two men, including Chris Kyle, the author of the best-selling book "American Sniper."

Mexican police escort travelers to ensure safety

Mexican local and state police are now working together to escort you and allow you safe travels on the typically dangerous roads between neighboring cities in Mexico.

Fort Hood soldier fatally shoots 3, kills self

(KTAL) — A Fort Hood soldier killed two neighbors before fatally shooting his wife and then himself in an off-post domestic dispute, police said.

Texas Department of Public Safety offers Spring Break safety tips for Texans

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans to drive responsibly and to take extra precautions as they make travel plans during Spring Break.

Suspect wanted in aggravated robbery investigation

San Benito police are asking for the public's help in locating a teen wanted for his involvement in an aggravated robbery case.