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Selfless teens help renovate home for family during summer vacation

Summer vacation is typically spent at the beach or relaxing with friends. But for the unselfish volunteers working with the Catholic Youth Renovation Project, they're choosing to give back to others in need.

Firework sales are set to BOOM!

'Tis the season to 'wake the neighbors' with 'magic thunder' as fireworks go on sale.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will again be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and t-showers. Highs will be 90 in the Lower Valley, 95 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

More of "Nature's Fireworks" for Thursday

It's hard to believe that the 4th of July is just 10 days away.  These firework stands are open in Harlingen.  Even though the Valley is below normal on its year-to-date rainfall, we are lucky that fireworks are not illegal, as th

DPS traffic stop leads to seizure of marijuana

The Texas Department of Public Safety traffic stop leads to the seizure of over 500 pounds of marijuana.

Honduras First Lady to visit immigrant facilities

The immigration crisis we're seeing is bringing more leaders to the Rio Grande Valley. This time, it's the First Lady of Honduras 

Los Fresnos middle school students, who developed app, attend Google IO Conference

Resaca Middle School students are back on the road showing their Hello Navi app.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with widely scattered t-showers. The RGV will face the potential of locally heavy rainfall out of some isolated storms. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

E. Texas girl kidnapped, could be headed to Texas-Mexico border

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, are searching for a man who is believed to have kidnapped a 15-year-old East Texas girl.

Prevent crime during a natural disaster

It's hurricane season. When natural disaster hits, you may be worrying about what mother nature is doing to your personal belongings.

Detectives arrest couple wanted for burglary, credit card abuse and assault

San Benito detectives have arrested a couple wanted on several criminal charges.

Edcouch woman charged with embezzling more than $90K from halfway house

Ofelia Alvarado Vallejo, 44, of Edcouch, has made an initial appearance on charges she embezzled more than $90,000 from the Mid Valley House Residential Reentry Center while working there, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Rick Perry, Wendy Davis tour immigrant facilities

The day started with Texas Gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis.