Local News

San Benito CISD names new Superintendent of schools

The San Benito CISD has named a new superintendent of schools for the district. School District Board of Trustees unanimously hired Dr. Marc Puig as Superintendent of Schools who has vast experience in the educational system.

$2.5 million in cocaine seized by Border Patrol agents at Falfurrias check point

Border Patrol agents seized more than $2.5 million in cocaine at the Falfurrias check point. On Thursday, December 11th agents encountered a Nissan Sentra occupied by woman and her passenger at the Falfurrias check point.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly to sometimes mostly cloudy and a little warmer with highs of 79 in the Lower Valley, 80 in the Upper (Ranch Country). The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Hidalgo Co. Sheriff's Office executes 4 simultaneous raids

11 people are behind bars, after the Hidalgo County Sheriff's office wrapped up a 10 day investigation with 4 simultaneous raids on Thursday morning.

Harlingen's 'Toys for Tots' drive continues

Toy donations for the 'Toys for Tots' drive in Harlingen has been slow to kick off…but despite the deadline approaching, Harlingen police are optimistic towards a cause they’ve been a part of for a couple of years.

Employee steals over $20K in auto parts

A Cardenas Motors employee is behind bars for stealing auto parts. Ramon Martinez, 57, of Pharr was arrested by Harlingen police after surveillance video showed him taking auto parts from the warehouse.

Surveillance video of aggravated robbery

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office have released a surveillance video of an armed robbery from yesterday morning. Investigators say that five suspects entered All Valley Metal Recycling in rural Donna.

CBP advises travelers bound for South Texas ports to obtain their I-94s early

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials at South Texas ports of entry are anticipating an increase in applications by Mexican travelers for the required I-94 permit during the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph. Highs will climb to 77 in the Lower Valley, 79 in the Upper. On Friday, look for partly to mostly cloudy skies.

How Does That Radar Work? It Looks Like a Giant Golf Ball

Anyone who's driven along Boca Chica Boulevard near the Brownsville/SPI Airport has seen it.  What is it? It looks like a giant golf ball.

Salvation Army needs your help!

It's close to Christmas and that means the Salvation Army is back on the streets asking for donations with that red kettle and bell ringers. It's the 86th year that the Salvation Army has been in Cameron County.

Weslaco youth pastor in jail for sexual indecency with child

A youth pastor in Weslaco is behind bars tonight charged with indecency with a child sexual contact.

CBP seizes over $6 million in cocaine

Officers with U.S.

DPS Wanted Fugitive has ties to Rio Grande Valley

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Omar Cruz, 30, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.