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Today's Weather Forecast

Today Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

What to do in case of flooding

No one can deny the wild weather we have experienced these past couple of days. Anywhere from flood warnings to tornado warnings, the Valley has seen it all.

Extended Forecast

Most of us got a very substantial amount of rain earlier today, others too much where flooding occurred.

Texas execution goes forward

Lethal injection delivered to convicted double murderer Willie Trottie after appeals questioning drugs failed. Syan Rhodes reports.

Angie's list lawn mower saftey

Last year more than 300 thousand people were treated for lawn mower related injuries according to the consumer product saftey commission. Lacey Nix knows how quickly lawn mower accidents can happen.

We Must Watch the Gulf this Weekend

Friday night, the low pressure system we expected to bring the RGV heavy rainfall, is now being watched by the National Hurricane Center.  The area of low pressure, within 150 miles of SPI, now has at 10% chance of developing into a tropic

Honor Flight RGV sends local veterans to D.C.

Valley veterans now get a chance to fly to Washington D.C. to visit memorials dedicated to honor service and sacrifices.

Edcouch Elsa High inches closer to $100,000 prize

On a football Friday, in a crowded a gym, kids at Edcouch Elsa thought things couldn't get any more exciting. Until they learned that words their teacher wrote, could be worth $100,000.

Edcouch teacher named finalist in Thank a Million Teachers Dream challenge

Farmers Insurance announced today that Rohny Escareno of Edcouch-Esla High School in Edcouch, TX has been named a finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge, putting him in the running for one of five $100,000 "Dream Big&

NWS issues Flash Flood Watch for RGV

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Friday and Saturday evening as a combination of a cold front , an upper level low pressure and a tropical wave will cause showers and thunderstorms in the Valley.

TX Department of Public Safety releases border security trends, recent activity

The Texas Legislature has requested that the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) provide a publicly releasable summary of border incidents and a data report related to historical trends of crime along the Texas-Mexico border as well as curr

Houston store owner sentenced for identity theft and multiple counts of wire fraud

Austyn Enahoro Afenkhena, 53, of Houston, has been ordered to prison for four years following his convictions of 11 counts of wire fraud and four counts of aggravated identity theft, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Fall camping workshops announced for outdoor families

With cool weather around the corner, the Texas Outdoor Family program has scheduled outdoor recreational