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Coast Guard intercepts another lancha crew poaching in U.S. waters

The Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew poaching Friday in South Texas.

Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. to award 61 scholarships to college bound students

Today, Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. (D-Brownsville) will award 61 area students with 2014 Eddie Lucio, Jr. Scholarships.

Army Sgt. Guadalupe Silva and resident of La Feria, takes oath of citizenship

A active military Army Sergeant and resident of La Feria has taken an oath of citizenship in Afghanistan.

Elsa’s economic growth and quality of life to improve through $1.3 million state loan

A $1.3 million state loan that was recently approved will provide the City of Elsa with an additional source of water for its citizens, an action that will continue improving the economic development and quality of life of the community, Rep.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

Tornado watch for Eastern New Mexico

And the weather coverage continues for New Mexico and the Panhandle region. Ruidoso had a Tornado warning in Lincoln County which expired at 3:15p.m.

Flash Flood Watch for TX Panhandle and Oklahoma

Flash Flooding is the number one natural hazard killer in the U.S. This is why it's extremely important to get the word out that there is a flash flooding watch in TX Panhandle, and areas in Oklahoma.

Angie's list maintaining a lawn

Even though your annoying neighbor does it, it can be hard to find the time and energy to maintain a perfectly manicured lawn.

Prepare Now, Before the Next Storm

Recognize that image?  I'll give you a hint:  This tropical storm made landfall on the Yucatán Peninsula near Cancún early on July 21, 2008, leaving at least 17 people dead in Guatemala and one person dead in the Yuc

Hot cars can kill. Check your back seat.

A woman was arrested yesterday after leaving her 8-year-old niece unattended in her car. With the temperatures rising outside, this can cause serious medical problems.

Campaign worker pleads guilty to buying votes in Donna school board election

A campaign worker pleaded guilty today for paying voters to vote in the November 2012 Donna school board election, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson and Assistant Attorney General Leslie R.

Shooter in hostage incident worked for Cameron County Sheriff's Dept.

Sheriff Omar Lucio says the alleged shooter, Marcos Gonzales, had worked as a jailer for almost 10 years at the department.