Customs and Border Patrol officially have a new director at the Brownsville Port of Entry.
CBP, Border Patrol and other agencies welcomed Petra Horne to the Brownsville office after her 27 years of service along the border.
Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge seized $1,189,000 worth of alleged cocaine from a Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico man as he attempted to enter the U.S.
Today Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will start out very cold in the 30s. Coastal fog will be possible. Friday will be mostly cloudy and a little warmer with highs of 59 in the Lower Valley, 57 in the Upper. The North winds will range from 5-20 mph.